Strength in Numbers

Strength in Numbers

The contingent which makes up PACT has grown in numbers. From the original trio of Kilo (food), sifr (clothes) and pact+LIM (hair salon), also found that that LIM stands for ‘Less Is More’ (profound eh?), the team adds five more creative business under its expanded 7,500 sq ft Orchard Central spaces. The five are Code […]

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A Palette for all moods

A Palette for all moods

  Even if Italian artist Simone Legno’s name doesn’t ring a bell, his famous tokidoki illustrations, seen on LeSportsac bags since 2006, shouldn’t be a stranger. Coinciding with Singapore Toy, Games and Comic Convention (I think), Simone Legno was in town to launch the latest tokidoki for LeSportsac collaboration in Singapore. Fans of the brand, […]

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Terra Incognito

Terra Incognito

  I’ve been doing a bit of reading about the history of map-making, or cartography, as its called, and just yesterday, I came across the term ‘terra incognita’, which means ‘unknown land’. A phrase that map-makers often employed to label vast areas of land which they knew little about. With that frame of reference in mind, […]

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Perfect flats

Perfect flats

It’s exciting whenever a designer brings a new line or products to the table. Are they doing it on their own? Who are they gonna collaborate with? How absolutely radical is it going to be? He/she’s had a background in this yada yada yada… There was Proenza Schouler’s PS1, Philip Lim’s 31 Hour bag, etc… […]

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Limitlessness

Limitlessness

On Pedder’s in-house zine is the literal, visually dynamic and tangible manifestation of the brand. Starting tomorrow, it celebrates ten previous issues and the 11th edition – Exhibitionist - with a retrospective exhibition inviting viewers through a succinctly curated collection of the most captivating images from the publication’s archives.

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Karla Spetic-ular

Karla Spetic-ular

We’ve been keeping tabs on Australian designers ever since we worked part-time in this multi-brand store that focused on brands from down under. Camilla and Marc, Sass & Bide, Therese Rawsthorne, Zimmermann, Zambesi, loved it all! Might have shifted our focus to our surely burgeoning local scene, but let’s talk about Karla Spetic now. Croatian-born, […]

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