We’re great believers in the one-stop shopping experience. This naturally makes multi label boutiques our go-to respite for a spot of fuss-free retail therapy. Boasting expertly-curated wares sourced from all over the world, these multi label menswear boutiques in Singapore take away a great deal of the stress that some men associate with shopping, making way for an enjoyable browse and an even likelier result…armloads of new wardrobe candy fit for all you discerning dandies.
Independent street wear labels
#03-18, Orchard Gateway, 277 Orchard Road, Singapore 238858 | Also available online.
One of the ringleaders of the independent street wear retail scene, Actually fills its racks with quirky and personality-fueled premium street labels such as Freitag, HUF, Underground, Vagabond, SSUR and Lazy Oaf, along with an ever-changing mix of tasteful merchandise to keep you interested. Now housed in a single venue at Orchard Gateway, Actually offers a quick escape from the doldrums of mass retail with its curated lineup of local labels such as Coupe Cousu, Yumumu and Ownmuse, alongside lifestyle and concept labels like Spitfire Design and Delfonics.
Sought after cult labels
Ambush is one of the first menswear-dedicated multi-label stores in Singapore, focusing on high end and cutting-edge street wear and sought-after collections from cult labels such as Hood by Air, 10 Deep and Been Trill. More than a decade old, the store is a gathering ground for the most progressive international labels, serving up loudmouthed logo tees, snapbacks and snazzy kicks that turn up the dial on your street cred.
Variety of wardrobe essentials
Don’t let its minimal interior fool you, Beluga has quite a few goodies up its sleeve. Sleek and casual threads from Sweden’s Nikolaj d’etoiles take up room next to printed tees from Italian label Maesna and French label Sixpack. A treat for tropical weather tantrums, Beluga’s in-house label – Grandiosity, produces a fine and affordable range of casual shirts and basic shorts you’ll want to own in every colour.
Fashion hotspot with a loyal following
A tour de force in the heady world of underground fashion, Front Row has built a loyal following on its eclectic and exclusive brand-mix. Since 2005, Front Row has been etching a path for itself in the discovery of up-and-coming local and regional designer labels such as Banwagon, Carrie K. and In Good Company. The fashion destination is also a hotspot for progressive cult labels like Christophe Lemaire from France and FLYNOW from Bangkok. There’s also everyday wear from Japanese label Biro for the more casual and collected folk.
Well curated selection of brands
#01-05, National Design Centre, 111 Middle Road, Singapore 188969 | Also available online.
Cult multi label boutique Kapok needs no introduction, but here’s one all the same. Largely recognised as the incubator of cool in Hong Kong where it originated, the lifestyle-focused curator brings together a well-edited selection of international and local brands. Taking pride in the value of creativity and craftsmanship, the store carries an extensive range of products that the team foresees to be ‘future classics’, whose wear will extend beyond the season. The coveted list of brands under its roof is constantly expanding but names such as Our Legacy, Common Projects, Commune de Paris, Mismo, Wm. J. Mills & Co and Maison Kitsune should keep the guys very happy.
Unique multi-label concept store
#01-14, Orchard Gateway, 277 Orchard Road, Singapore 238858 | Also available online.
The brainchild of the guys behind feted Singaporean label – Depression, the cheekily named Sects Shop is a multi-label concept store like no other. Taking on a pugilistic theme, the menswear-focused store curates brands to form a ring of ‘masters’ that best represent the 5 style categories of casual, preppy, street, edgy and unisex. Surely such pomp and ceremony calls for an impressive lineup? Cult brands such as Korea’s Human Potential, Hong Kong’s Inch Child, Adlib and 11 After 11, and UK’s Killstar form part of the exclusive club.
Intimate lifestyle boutique
New store location coming in June 2015.
One step through Swagger’s doors and you’ll feel convinced you’ve entered straight into the gentlemen’s era. The intimate lifestyle retail boutique carries a carefully selected range of apparel, leather goods, bags, accessories and grooming products to get you looking your sartorial best. Swagger’s uncompromising standards for heritage and handicraft ensure that only the most distinctive wares from brands such as Wood & Faulk, Lotuff Leather and Bonastre make the cut.
Astounding range of accessories
#01-22/23, The Cathay, 2 Handy Road, Singapore 229233. | Also available online.
Looking to spiff up your wardrobe? The Assembly Store is the latest multi-label menswear shop to hit town. The store stocks an astounding range of accessories including bags from QWSTION, RAWROW, BrownBreath, Fabrix, Gnome and Bow, and Herschel Supply Co., Bellroy wallets, AARK Collective watches, Pointer shoes and Palladium boots. Head to the adjoining café – The Assembly Ground, for a cuppa and hearty brunch when you’ve had your fill of shopping.
For the quirky individual
The Society of Black Sheep stands out for its unlikely take on fashion. Unafraid to trifle with the boundaries of fashion, the store is an ode to the quirky individual who dares to be different. The independent multi-label boutique has several choice options for men including highly conceptual fashion by British brand, Injury, along with the more accessible range of preppy and casual wear by British label Carhartt.