The 7 Best Vintage Clothing Stores in Singapore
There are many bargains to be had when hitting the vintage clothing shops throughout Singapore | © The Culture Trip
One of the more intriguing experiences you can have in Singapore is exploring vintage shops, particularly those tailored for clothes. Whether it’s some retro-inspired outfit or thrift buy, when picked wisely they come with an added bump in street credibility and offer a way to explore different classic styles and trends.
Located in the coolest little corner of Singapore
, Grammah is a great place to find some of the hippest and vibrant vintage clothes. A lot of their items have a very youthful vibe with an exuberant quality. On top of it all, they offer a men’s section as well, for those who have been dying to mimic some classic Hollywood heartthrob.
Praisehaven Mega Family Thrift Store
One of the more famous places for thrift and vintage buys is this particular store located within a Salvation Army building. This place is massive and offers plenty of stuff for people to purchase at knocked-down prices. When it comes to clothes, expect a lot of the big franchise labels as well as designer brands at much lower prices if you’re savvy enough to spot them.
If you’re looking for high fashion, this should be your first stop in vintage shopping. Specialising in womenswear from way back, a lot of these are timeless pieces and one of a kind. Another fascinating bit about them is their jewellery and bags, which are made from classic designer pieces such as Chanel or Hermes. Expect the prices to be higher but the payoff is to own a rare delight that is otherwise hard to get.
Deja Vu Vintage
Another delightful place to find the rare exquisite dress from the big names of high fashion. The good thing about this place is it has the classic looks that you can find in the numerous glossy magazines of past and present. Although it focuses on high fashion, there are more affordable options as well. It is well curated and maintained, so you will not leave disappointed.
New2U Thrift Shop
Another one for the bargain hunter, this small little space houses a veritable treasure trove of outfits that at times feel like something out of a 90s TV show. If going for that nostalgic look is what you aim for, have a peek here. You should be able to find something to work with whatever style you like, as they tend to put out quite a range.
This store has been jumping into the thrift store trend. They focus on the idea of #wearlikenew, a statement that echoes well with vintage and thrift shoppers in giving a brand new life to pre-worn clothes. Expect to see quite a varied amount of labels here and they even have an online store to make it easier.
The Good Old Days
Stocking a variety of vintage clothes at affordable prices, this place could easily be your one-stop shop for all things retro. You can find the most casual of skirts and the wildest dresses here, perfect for a whole bunch of different occasions if the need arises, or just whichever you prefer. On top of this, they host a bunch of accessories to pair your outfit with.