As public holidays and long weekends come to a slowdown, the rest of the year might seem a little sombre – whether we like to admit it or not. Perhaps all we need is a little retail therapy to snap out of this slump ASAP and we’ll be back to our productive selves once again.
We’ve rounded up some new releases to share – here’s a list of what we’re going to be putting in our shopping carts this month!
Tech gadgets we have our eyes on
LIBER V Notebook
With its post-modern aesthetic and breakthrough ultra-narrow bezel, AVITA continues to lead the market with its revolutionary design of the brand new LIBER V notebook series without compromising on its functionality.
With an ultra-wide viewing angle of 178 degrees that offers an extraordinary viewing experience, change up your video conferences with this new lightweight gadget that’s accompanied with the new 10th Gen Intel Core i5-10210U/i7-10510U processors, 8GB DDR4 RAM, and large storage up of to 1TB SSD for the highest efficiency!
Available in 14 different colours, the AVITA LIBER V is exclusively available at Challenger and Hachi.tech, retailing at S$1,099 – S$1,299.
Plus: Best-selling model AVITA PURA makes a comeback alongside the LIBER V with AMD A9-9420E and the AMD Ryzen™ 5-3500U processor, with RAM and SSD storage up to 8GB and 512GB respectively. Available in 9 iridescent colours.
Jabra Elite Active 75t and Elite 75t in-ear true wireless earbuds
Good news: You no longer need to switch between different cables to charge your devices now! Jabra wireless earbuds are now wireless charging enabled.
Trust your earbuds to last up to 28 hours with just 15 minutes of charging. Make great calls thanks to the enhanced 4-microphone call technology which filters out disruptive noise around you. Take that important call anywhere!
Personalised music listening experience can also be optimised specially for you with the MySound calibration available on the Jabra Elite Active 75t and Elite 75t. Simply take a short hearing test to have your preferences analysed!
The Elite Active 75t and Elite 75t are now available at Challenger, Stereo Electronics, ConnectIT, Lazada, and many other authorised Jabra partners for S$388 and S$308 respectively. Wireless charger sold separately.
Promotion: Free Mazer UV Sanitising Box with Wireless Charging (worth S$89), while stocks last.
Sports apparel we are getting
New Balance 4 THE KAWHI, 4 Bounces
Inspired by the iconic moment that sent the Toronto Raptors to the 2019 NBA Eastern Conference Finals, New Balance is dropping its next game-changing collection, the 4 BOUNCES PACK, named in honour of the unforgettable four-bounce buzzer beater moment that changed the game. The pack includes THE KAWHI, 4 Bounces (S$229), a basketball shoe suitable for off and on court wear, co-designed by the legend Kawhi Leonard himself.
Designed with a FuelCell midsole that lends itself to explosive performance throughout the game, the shoe features New Balance’s first full-length performance plate with a focus on cutting, jumping, and stability.
The 4 BOUNCES PACK also includes stylish counterparts – slides in two designs, jackets, graphic tees and shorts, each available in two colourways.
The Signature Lifestyle Hookup 200 Slides, Signature Lifestyle Hookup 850, and Signature Short retail at S$49, S$169, and S$79 respectively.
Available now exclusively at Footlocker Orchard Gateway.
PUMA ULTRA 1.1
Soccer fanatics, here’s a new launch for you this month! Following years of testing and feedback from some of the world’s best attacking players (we’re talking about Antoine Griezmann, Sergio Agüero, and Nikita Parris), this highly-anticipated football boot is finally here!
Featuring the PUMA exclusive MATRYXEVO technology for elite-level stability, durability, and traction, this lightweight boot is the ultimate secret to uncatchable speed without compromising on the level of control and comfort.
Available in shocking orange, black, and white at S$299.
Test them out for yourself at Bugis+, ION Orchard, Jewel Changi Airport, Paragon, Suntec City, Weston Corporation and PUMA online.
Fashion wear we are adding to our to-buy list
Fancy some modern footwear that’s elegant and comfortable? The latest range of contemporary women’s sneakers from ECCO SIMPIL offers a versatile aesthetic that can be worn anywhere – be it to work or for a grocery run!
The range is crafted from rich leather from ECCO’s very own tanneries for a classic, luxurious look while offering a perfect blend of comfort with top-grain leather. It’s so soft it feels like foam!
View the whole range on ECCO.
The ECCO SIMPIL range is now available in stores at [email protected], Jewel Changi Airport, The Shoppes at MBS, Suntec City Mall, VivoCity, and Westgate. The ECCO ION Orchard store is slated to reopen on 10 September.
Kipling PAKA Collection
We all need a versatile go-to bag for our daily activities. We found our answer this month with Kipling!
Commute with ease with Kipling’s new assortment of hands-free styles, including crossbody bags and backpacks that’d fit into your wardrobe anytime! The Delia Mini in Clean Blush (S$189) features a sporty athlesiure look while the Olina in Rose Black (S$209) offers an uptown sophistication alongside a water-repellant coating.
Also available is the lightweight and sleek Riri crossbody bag (S$139) in both blush and black, featuring a zip-top pouch that would fit all your essentials.
Find your nearest Kipling outlet at IMM, BHG Junction 8, ION Orchard, Jewel Changi Airport, Bugis Junction, JEM, VivoCity, Takashimaya, Isetan Scotts, OG Orchard, OG Albert Complex, OG People’s Park, Metro Causeway Point, TANGS Orchard, Isetan Katong, BHG Bugis, BHG Jurong Point, and BHG Bishan.
Timberland made with Liberty Fabric Collection
Looking to up your sneaker game? Class up your collection this month with the super-comfy Delphiville sneakers (S$199) made with eco-conscious material, available in two vibrant designs, as well as the classic Timberland boot, now better fitted for women (S$299). With the intricate floral and botanical prints hand drawn or painted by designers from renowned Liberty Fabrics, you’d want to take a closer look at these breath-takimg masterpieces!
The outdoor lifestyle brand is also committed to making products responsibly for a greener future, changing out their laces for ones made of 100% recycled plastic, on top of engaging with tanneries that observe good environmental practices. Now that’s something we can all get behind!
Available now exclusively at Footlocker Orchard Gateway.
SKECHERS X JEREMYVILLE Collection
Palm trees! Rainbows! Bubble-fonts! The Da Vinci of colourful and playful art, Jeremy Ville has collaborated with Skechers to release a whimsical collection inspired by a love for the ocean and our natural earth.
The distinctive and vibrant illustrations the artist uses to exude positivity can be found on Skechers’ latest collection of women’s footwear comprising of high-tops, classic canvas sneakers and slip-on shoes, as well as unisex apparel with hoodies, pullovers, T-shirts, and a selection of men’s bottom.
Timepieces and accessories that are worth investing in
New ORIENT Additions
For those who enjoy the finer things in life, world-renowned brand ORIENT, known for its high-quality and distinctive designs at affordable prices, just announced the Avant-garde Skeleton, a new addition to its Sports Collection. The powerful and bold approach of this new timepiece showcases two openwork plates superimposed to show depth with a three-dimensional effect, finished with a honeycomb pattern to emphasise the mechanical features of the watch.
Available in perforated leather strap and metal bracelet options, all four designs carry with them stability, accuracy, and reliability.
Official ORIENT dealers can be found here.
Plus: ORIENT announces five new diver design editions with dynamic new colours to its Sports Collection, and a further two models for specific countries (both available in Singapore). These timepieces feature excellent waterproofing, a rotating bezel, and dial design with high visibility for the perfect sport experience. Head over to ORIENT online to find out more.
If you’re looking for minimalist, timeless pieces that bridge the gap between aesthetics and functionality, a Philosopher would make the perfect choice for your next accessory.
Designed by Danish designer, Jakob Wagner, the Philosopher Gun features interchangeable straps that allow for personalisation, making your Philosopher a custom-fit that would suit every style you’d ever don. We think that the set is so versatile, you practically can wear this any day of the week to any occasion.
This featured set is currently at a 15% discount, at just $358. Do head over to Nordgreen to check out tons of deals they’re having right now!
Garmin MARQ Golfer
Adding on to the long list of modern tools this innovative outdoor lifestyle brand has revolutionised is the new MARQ Golfer – Garmin’s most advanced golfing smart watch combined with everyday features.
Assembled with the finest craftsmanship, the luxury watch comes preloaded with 41,000 gold courses enabling seamless game-tracking. Users will be able to analyse wind speed, course layout, club speed and performance, all within this 46-millimetre titanium encased tool.
APM MONACO Collection FUN, CRAZY, LOVE
Add a chic personal touch to your summer collection with APM MONACO’s latest range, collection FUN, CRAZY, LOVE, featuring Italian fashion blogger and founder of ‘the Blonde Salad’, Chiara Ferragni. This range includes a playful series of necklaces, rings and earrings that experiments with various shapes, patterns, and colours to evoke a sense of play.
Visit APM MONACO online for more details on the collection.
Find APM stores in Singapore at ION Orchard, Jewel Changi Airport, The Shoppes at MBS, Singapore Paragon, Raffles City, and Robinsons The Heeren.
Pandora 2020 Limited Edition Love Dice Charm
Take a chance on love this month as Pandora relaunches one of its OG charms: the love dice. Completed with a 14k gold embossed love heart and engravings, this charm is available in limited quantities and until sold out, with each customer eligible for only one charm.
In celebration of the Pandora Moments charm bracelet first released in 2000, the 20th of each month will see the release of Pandora’s most well-loved charms over the years, set to become immediate collector’s items. We’re definitely marking our calendars for this one!
Collect your charms online on every 20th of the month at 10am (subjected to changes).