All posts tagged: market

PasarBella & Friends Go To Town at Marina Bay Sands

Barely over a month after visiting PasarBella in its home ground at The Grand Stand, it makes its way to Marina Bay Waterfront. And I come with. For those who have been bellyaching about its inaccessibility, squirm no more because it’ll be in town till March 30. The selection of traders may not encompass the full list of tenants but the variety does gives you a good graze of the market. The atmosphere was seemingly perfect on a Thursday evening — the crowd wasn’t overwhelming and there were enough seats scattered around the deck. While they thought bringing PasarBella to the CBD would grant some its traders a breath of fresh air, haze was all that was abundant. (Fortunately, the recent days of rain has pushed that aside.) With a live band performing and a good sound system to boot, we grabbed some food and planted ourselves in a quiet corner since the better water-view seats were snapped up. The star players at the event were clearly Omakase Burger, as well as Keith Crackling Roast. …

BooksActually: Art + Design Market

What I did on a cold and wet Saturday afternoon: A solo expedition to the Art + Design Market, a collaboration by BooksActually & Sculpture Square. The three weeks of travel in Europe has introduced in me a hunger for exploration, the sheer excitement for discovering new things and feeling like a goodness-to-gracious tourist. What I enjoyed most: Talking to and getting inspired by these creatives wheniwasfour / 小时候 A quintessential representation of a rather local childhood through design and handmade products. Pins, tote bags, notebooks and even cushion covers. This was old school in a basket. Incidentally, they had a basket.