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Shop till you drop after Xmas
by Christina Ng

PHEW! If you thought you were done with shopping after Christmas, then think again.

Post-Christmas sales abound overseas and, now, Singapore malls, fashion outlets and food-and-beverage venues are giving consumers reasons to keep visiting them after Boxing Day as well.

my paper tells you what you can look forward to.



What: Stock up on work wear for the coming year. In the brand's End Season Sale - on until Jan 9 - work clothes are being offered at up to 50 per cent off.

Formal suit blazers for women are at 40 per cent off, and blouses will be priced from $29 onwards.

For men, wool-blend formal jackets, blousons and selected 100 per cent wool winter coats are available from $174 onwards (U.P. $249 to $399). Accessories such as belts are at $29, while a wide selection of ties and socks are at 20 per cent off.

Where: G2000 outlets at Ngee Ann City, Plaza Singapura and Raffles City. For more locations, visit


What: Find items at up to 50 per cent off from brands like Toscano, DKNY, Guess, CK Calvin Klein, Kipling and Elle.

StudioTangs, Island Shop, Martina Pink and Moonstone are offering up to 70 per cent off. The sales start on Sunday and end on Jan 2.


What: Cool urban wear from Fox will be going at lower prices until Wednesday, with items at up to 50 per cent off storewide.

Shoppers will enjoy an extra 10 per cent off sale items when they purchase at least three items.

Dresses are going at $36 each (U.P. $49.90 to $69.90), and woven coats and jackets are priced from $47.90 (U.P. $79.90 to $129.90).

Where: Fox outlets at Marina Square, Plaza Singapura and Tampines Mall. Visit for more locations.


What: Topshop and Topman are offering exclusive offers for all Fashion Fast Forward (F3) members and UOB card members.

Starting on Sunday, these shoppers get an additional 15 per cent off sale items.

Shoppers at the ION Orchard outlets will enjoy 15 per cent off regular-priced and sale items on Sunday, if they make their purchases between 9am and 10am.



What: The Japanese restaurant is offering a 15 per cent discount off the total bill, with at least one ramen purchased or lunch set ordered, until Jan 2.

Where: Central, #01-68 (tel: 6225-9415)

Flying Chillies

What: The Thai eatery is offering diners a free appetiser which they can pick from the menu with the purchase of a Tom Yum Firepot at $29.90++. Promotion period ends on Jan 1.

Where: 313@Somerset, #01-29 (tel: 6509-6623) Astons Prime

What: Want steak? This Western restaurant is offering a special dish - the USDA Angus Beef American Striploin - from now until Jan 2.

Priced at $35.90, the dish comes with two side dishes and choice of a soft drink.

Where: The Centrepoint, #03-45/47 (tel: 6235-0556)


What: If you can't get enough of Christmas cakes, visit this bakery. Shoppers who spend a minimum of $5 will receive an $8-off voucher for a whole Christmas Chilled Cake. The promotion is valid until next Friday.

Where: BreadTalk outlets at The Centrepoint, Causeway Point and Compass Point. Visit for more locations.

Famous Amos

What: Shoppers get a free 60g bag of cookies with every 300g bag of cookies purchased. With every 600g purchase, shoppers get a free 140g bag of cookies. The promotion is valid till Jan 2.

Where: Compass Point, #B1-18 (tel: 6315-7877) and Northpoint, #B1-08 (tel: 6752-6272)


Plaza Singapura

What: From now till next Friday, shoppers can get cash vouchers from Star Cruises worth up to $500 with a minimum spend of $50 in a maximum of three combined receipts.

CapitaCard members receive two vouchers when they charge their purchases to CapitaCard.

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