Space jam: Smaller retailers band together to save on rent
Smaller retailers are banding together in collaborative stores to save on rent
Published on Jul 4, 2014 11:39 AM
Home baker Dewi Imelda Wadhwa of And All Things Delicious was looking for tea towels to enhance the presentation of her baked goods for Christmas when she chanced upon the handprinted textiles of Fictive Fingers online.
The 35-year-old mother of two was pleasantly surprised to find that the colourful screenprinted tea towels were made here.
"I didn't have to buy thousands of tea towels from India," she says with a laugh.
Fictive Fingers is helmed by sisters Aisah and Hani Dalduri, 22 and 29 respectively.
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FICTIVE FINGERS / AND ALL THINGS DELICIOUS
What: Handprinted textile studio and retailer / Bakery
Where: 462 Crawford Lane, 01-61
MAKETH PROJECT/ STRAITS RECORDS
What: Leather craft studio and retailer / Music retailer and record label
Where: 24A Bali Lane, Level 2
What: Multi-brand hybrid store and hair salon
Where: Orchard Gateway, 277 Orchard Road, 02-18
Info: Go to facebook.com/THESUPERSPACE
THE LITTLE DROM STORE / KKI
What: Art- and design-driven retailer / Cake shop
When: School of the Arts, 1 Zubir Said Drive, 02-01
SPIES & ALL THINGS NICE / HARNN
What: Takeaway pie counter / Asian-inspired home and lifestyle boutique
Where: 71 Seng Poh Road, 01-45
Info: Call 6224-9788 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org