lucky you...it's really much cheaper to buy overseas because a lot of things are indeed cheaper.Estéema wrote:I've moved on to do my shopping whenever on vacation - be it Malaysia, Australia, US, Mynmar, Japan, Austria, .... Managed to get unique stuff & I chose if I'll like the design enuf to splurge or like the design & workmanship or material quality tho cheaper ones.
Family bought Jack Wolf whilst in Germany in our recent trip. Kids got their Jack Wolf backpacks & caps. DH wore his but mine hoping to start after wash & hanging for last 1 week or so. I'm like 不舍得穿. Waiting for that "moment". But wore some casuals I bought, all much cheaper if convert to S$. Then, not very worried others hv same design wor.
parents go to Malaysia for meals as it's really much cheaper there even if ordering whole table of food.
son bought a box of Hokkaido melon kit kat from japan at a lower cost.
Singapore has lost its competitive edge because rental here is too high thanks to greedy landlords.