Winter wear in fashion as Singaporeans bundle up for the cold weather

With the rainy season here to stay, Singaporeans have been reaching into the back of their closets for thicker clothing usually reserved for wintry holidays.
With the rainy season here to stay, Singaporeans have been reaching into the back of their closets for thicker clothing usually reserved for wintry holidays.ST PHOTO: JOYCE FANG
A family of four sharing a raincoat on Orchard Road on Dec 18, 2019.
A family of four sharing a raincoat on Orchard Road on Dec 18, 2019.ST PHOTO: KELVIN CHNG
There is no time like the present to get some mileage on your winter wear - or stock up on new pieces.
There is no time like the present to get some mileage on your winter wear - or stock up on new pieces.ST PHOTO: KELVIN CHNG
A man wearing a jacket along Orchard Road on Dec 18, 2019.
A man wearing a jacket along Orchard Road on Dec 18, 2019.ST PHOTO: JOYCE FANG
A lady with warm clothing out on Orchard Road in the rainy weather on Dec 18, 2019.
A lady with warm clothing out on Orchard Road in the rainy weather on Dec 18, 2019.ST PHOTO: KELVIN CHNG

SINGAPORE - With the rainy season here to stay, at least until Christmas, some Singaporeans have been reaching into the back of their closets for thicker clothing they usually reserve for wintry holidays.

It has been full-on sweater weather for Ms Jessy Zhang, an assistant manager at a local university, who put on hold her usual uniform of dresses and skirts to hide from the cold.

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