future classics: singapore @ kapok

Here’s something to do this weekend – kapok is organizing a series of workshop, marketplace, design events and talks at National Design Centre on 13 and 14 September from 11 to 6pm to showcase local creatives.

Supported by DesignCouncil, the focus of this event will be on searching for homegrown brands that will become future classics, from fashion to homeware to skincare, via artisanal provisions, media, etc. There’s definitely something for you out there.


The local creative people that are coming together are:

All Things Green And Beautiful – upcycled bags and accessories
CAVALIER – kidswear
Citizen Pop – sodas made from fresh fruit, herbs and spices
Code Deco Perfume – artisanal perfumery
Dough Empire – homely baked goods with a touch of pun
Hanana ハナナ by kllylmrck – arm knitting
The Ice Cream & Cookie Co. – ice-cream sandwiches
In Good Company – local womenswear label
Kala Pata Gifts – stationery inspired by Singapore sights and colours
kult – disruption + art + design
MAH – art scarves
Magpie – magazine sellers
MANDY T handcrafted skincare – handmade skincare with edible ingredients
Matter – socially motivated lifestyle brand
My Vintage Jewel Box – jewellery made by hand with traditional tools inspired by organic lifeforms
The little dröm store – quirky, nostalgic knick knacks with a touch of vintage charm
Saught – social enterprise jewellery made from scrap metal

Swing by the event this weekend at NDC located at 111 Middle Road. Visit the Facebook event page right here.