Fashion. Lingerie. Cosmetics. Books. Online shoppers, here are our favourite stores delivering free to Singapore (we've got over 20 to get you started!)
Yes, we spend a lot of time online, some for work, but some for our other addiction: shopping. Here, we’ve duly compiled the best sites so you can shop online like a pro and pick up free shipping to Singapore. Your credit cards may hate us, but we know you’ll appreciate this guide that will help you save on delivery, so you’ll have more to spend on drool-worthy pumps and stilettos.
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Singapore’s answer to ASOS, Zalora is the go-to for shopping loads of labels including Mango, Nike, Melissa, and River Island. We’re especially pumped that Zalora is the exclusive regional stockist of American Apparel – and also has awesome Aussie label, Gorman! More good news: Zalora has launched an added service – Zalora Now – allowing shoppers to enjoy speedier deliveries (that’s next-day delivery) without any additional fees and minimum spend for a year upon subscription (a one-time payment of $14.90). Call us enablers, but the timing is just right for Zalora’s biggest sales: 11.11 Singles’ Day (9-12 November 2017) and 12.12 Online Fever (12-15 December 2017).
Zalora; Free shipping in Singapore for orders over $40, flat rate of $4.90 for orders under $40.
The Slow Mode
When it comes to sustainable fashion, The Slow Mode is showing us the way. Launched by Kaitie Manani (read our interview with the ever-inspirational founder here), the Hong Kong based online shopping platform offers eco-friendly, conscious goods, including apparel, fashion accessories, basket bags, home items and beauty products that are handcrafted by artisans from all around the world.
The Slow Mode; Free worldwide shipping.
If you’re new to MATTER, here’s what you need to know: it champions connected clothing – essentially knowing where something is made, and by whom. All of its items boast story and soul; its heritage-based fabrics are crafted by artisans in India, then finished in a fair trade factory, where garment construction is the speciality. The brand is now moving into an organic cotton line of breezy, yet structured pants, cleverly designed jumpsuits (ladies, you don’t need to undress to go to the loo in these), as well as dresses and tops made from biodegradable fabrics.
Matter; Free worldwide shipping.
This Singapore-based boutique certainly packs a sartorial punch with fab Australian cult labels such as Talulah, Isla, Stevie May, MLM Label, Sol Sana and many more. With its fab range of womenswear, free shipping, same-day delivery and no increased margin on the brands’ Australian recommended retail prices, what more can you ask for?
Love-Style-Fashion; Same-day delivery and free shipping.
If you haven’t heard of YOOX, you’re seriously missing out – this online shopping destination is the gateway to more than 1000 designer labels. It’s also the best place to check out if you’ve missed out products in the past – most items available are off-season (yup, expect deep discounts!). You might just shop till you drop here, thanks to its massive, yet curated selection of rare clothing and accessories sourced from prestigious Italian and international brands (including ACNE Studios and Kenzo), capsule collections, sustainable labels, eclectic home decor items, collectible artworks and books. Fastest fingers first: stock is available in low quantities so don’t think twice about nabbing that gorgeous dress.
Yoox; Free shipping on orders over US$50.
Okay, so everyone knows Shopbop, and everyone loooves Shopbop. Why? The online store offers three-day international shipping (how do they do that?) for its lust-worthy designer wares that we find extremely hard to resist. Yes the Shopbop packages keep rolling in at Honeycombers HQ.
Shopbop; Free one-to-three day shipping.
This is a no-brainer but it’s still worth mentioning again and again (and again). We adore ASOS for its selection of wardrobe staples, high street labels, and designer pieces from labels like 7 For All Mankind, BCBG MaxAzria, Citizens of Humanity. Find a great selection of maternity wear and plus-size apparel in store – and did you know that we can now get free international delivery when we spend just $20, and free international returns too?
ASOS; Free shipping to Singapore for orders above S$20
Based in Italy and shipping free to your door here in Singapore, this online shopping mecca stocks high-end brands including Balmain, Chloe, Christian Louboutin, Dior, Givenchy, and Roberto Cavalli, plus up-and-comers such Peter Pilotto, Mary Katranzou, Christopher Kane, and Gareth Pugh.
LUISAVIAROMA.COM; Free shipping worldwide.
Perfect for work and play, this British high street label offers styles that are fun, versatile, yet not too out-there. We especially love the selection of outerwear (capes, shearling jackets, trench coats – Want.Them.All), and plenty of options for mums-to-be and kids.
Next; Free shipping to Singapore for orders over S$50.
A more affordable alternative to perennial fave NastyGal, this online boutique stocks party-ready frocks, breezy separates, funky accessories, and even make-up at pocket-friendly prices. Sign up to its newsletter and get 50% off your first purchase.
Tobi; Free shipping to Singapore for purchases over S$141.
Another fabulously well-stocked US site that offers a huge range of designer clothing. Need your American Vintage, Marc by Marc Jacobs or a Rebecca Minkoff fix? Make sure you surf this one.
Revolve Clothing;Free international shipping for orders above US$100. US$14.10 shipping applies for orders under US$100.
There’s no denying that Modcloth stays on top of our bookmark bar. This indie brand is known for its playful, vintage aesthetic and inclusive philosophy, offering stylish fashion pieces such as dresses, tops, bottoms, outerwear, as well as swimwear for sizes up to US 30. Besides its own collection, Modcloth also carries a curated selection of apparel, shoes and accessories from hundreds of independent designers.
Modcloth; Free international shipping on orders for orders over US$150.
Similar to Modcloth, Hong Kong based Chicwish offers stylish and affordable dresses, blouses and skirts designed by independent designers. You’ll find everything here from cotton blouses with charming bows or bold, vibrant dresses decorated in distinctive designs.
Chicwish; Free international shipping.
perk by Kate
Handpicking the sexiest lingerie from around the world, Kate makes undies shopping oh-so-simple with her easy-to-navigate website. What we love most is Kate’s absolute focus on only the most comfortable underwear. We have tried, tested, and will keep coming back for more!
Perk by Kate; Free shipping to Singapore, free international delivery for orders over $100.
Once a humble side project known as Bonito Chico, Love, Bonito now tops the list as Singapore’s leading online fashion boutique. And it’s easy to see why: besides its popular selection of stylish and on-trend apparel that regularly sells out within days (take note, shoppers!), Love, Bonito has also collaborated with celebrated designers such as Julien Fournié, Tex Saverio, and even graced the runway of Singapore Fashion Week.
Love, Bonito; Free local shipping.
If you’re a diehard fan of matte liquid lipsticks, chances are you know about Colourpop. The wallet-friendly beauty brand boasts a huge range of them, as well as lipsticks in other (less drying) finishes such as satin, gloss and metallic. Lippies aside, you’ll also find highly pigmented highlighters and single eyeshadows in super saturated colours, as well as make-up bundles for incredible deals.
Colourpop; Free shipping to Singapore for orders over US$50.
Make this Singapore-based online beauty store your go-to when you feel like a beauty bargain. With a vast selection of hair, eyes, lips, nails, skin and haircare products, as well as brushes, applicators and other beauty tools from a plethora of underground beauty brands such as e.l.f, w7, and L.A. Girl, trust us, you’ll be spoilt for choice.
Smoochiez; free local postage on orders above $10.
This happy place is chockfull of makeup and skincare brands such as Paul & Joe, Stila, Too Faced, Dr. Brandt, and so many more. It’s a mecca for beauty junkies with an easy-to-navigate site and cool, under-the-radar brands to discover at every turn.
Beauty Bay; Free worldwide shipping on all orders over $26
We could rattle off a list of high-end names this burgeoning beauty behemoth offers, including Chanel, YSL, Cle de Peau, Jo Malone, but you’d best surf the products firsthand. Over 70 brands are available on Beautyfresh, with the gamut ranging from scents to skincare and at discounted prices. Look out for the sales – that’s when you’ll nab the best goods for the lowest prices.
BeautyFresh; Free shipping on orders above S$40.
Cosmetics without the mark-up? Skincare for cheap? Organic and natural lines with regular sales? You only need to know this beauty website.
Strawberry.net; Free worldwide shipping for first order; subsequently free for orders above US$30
LIFESTYLE & MORE
Amazon Prime Now
The limitless world of Amazon’s products has finally opened up to us, which means more access to beauty products from around the world, better online grocery shopping options, as well as tech gadgets – and all at affordable prices. Even better, the retail giant’s arrival here includes Amazon Prime, a subscription service that boasts heaps of perks, including free fast delivery, unlimited photo storage, access to movies and TV shows as well as Kindle Books. Check out our five fave things about Amazon Prime Now.
Amazon Prime Now; Free two-hour delivery for orders above $40.
Giving you MUJI vibes is Singapore’s very own IUIGA. The lifestyle online and app store offers quality home accessories, kitchenware, storage solutions, basic apparel, bags and travel essentials at affordable prices and free from traditional retail markups. IUIGA also includes transparent pricing on its website so that customers can find out how much they’re truly paying for quality, as well as a comparison with other traditional retailers in terms of pricing.
IUIGA; Next day delivery and free shipping for orders over $88.
We love our books, and Book Depository has revolutionised the way we buy books with thousands of titles in every genre possible. The only catch? the book descriptions aren’t very good, so do your homework elsewhere and you’ll be fine.
Book Depository; Free international shipping.
A new kid on the bookstore block, Fishpond is where you will find books, music, toys and lifestyle products. Perfect for kids’ presents and baby needs, you can even source a Star Wars R2-D2 droid here!
Fishpond; Free shipping to Singapore.
Alternatively, you can check out our lookbook for some style inspo and shop at brick-and-mortar stores of these local fashion labels, beauty brands, and home and lifestyle stores.