It's safe to say that the gingham pattern is this season's style staple. Year after year, we've seen this pretty trend come into dominance every summer. And it's not hard to see why it's a fashion favourite. The design is dainty, fun and encapsulates everything we love about this season. Keep scrolling for fresh inspiration from the Clozette Community on how to style this beloved fabric pattern.
Our dads have always been there, silently supporting us. After years of driving us around to weekend trips and buying us fancy dinners on Friday nights, it’s now our fathers' turn to enjoy a holiday just for him. With Father’s Day fast approaching, make sure you’re well-equipped to show your love to your dads. Make the number one man in your life smile and get him these Father’s Day gifts. Whatever your father might enjoy, there’s surely something in here that he’d appreciate.
For extra-hardworking ones
Sulwhasoo Men’s Refreshing Cleansing Foam 150ml, SGD50
Remind your fathers that, while taking care of the family, it’s great if they could remember to care for themselves too. Help them pamper themselves by getting them something from Sulwhasoo’s latest men’s range. From a Refreshing Cleansing Foam to a Relaxing UV Protector, this line of skincare products for men will surely bring your dad the luxurious pampering he deserves.
For the style savvy
Brooks Brothers Soho Fit polo shirts, price unavailable
Why don’t you give your dad a wardrobe update? Shop for elegant new menswear pieces from Brooks Brothers’ new BrooksGate Collection. Their new menswear items include slim-fitting Soho Fit and Tailored Fit polo shirts, among other sophisticated separates crafted from Italian fabrics. If you’re looking for an extra special gift, opt to have menswear pieces tailor-made for your dads. The Brooks Brothers Paragon boutique just also launched a Made-to-Measure program, which would give them a complete luxurious customisation experience.
For timepiece collectors
Fossil’s The Hologram Watch, price unavailable
Everyone has their indulgences — even your dad! If he’s the type who likes collecting timepieces, then quit browsing through all potential Father's Day gifts. This upcoming Fossil’s The Hologram Watch is surely the one for him. As the name suggests, the watch features a unique holographic lens dial against images that change at the flip of the wrist. If you’re eyeing this as your gift, then be quick! The limited-edition gold-plated timepiece is only available in six sets in Singapore. Get them exclusively at ION Orchard starting 3 June.
For the jet-setters
RIMOWA Essential Sleeve Cabin in Black, price unavailable
One of the most enjoyable things in life is getting to travel around the globe. If your father is one who enjoys such pursuits, then he might be in need of a brand new luggage to bring along. Help dad pack for his escapade by getting him RIMOWA’s Essential Sleeve Cabin luggage. With this, he’ll have more than enough room to store his essentials and more on his next vacation. What’s more is that he can rest assured that his belongings are safe and sound inside this durable quality suitcase.
For the adventurous
GoPro HERO7 Black, price unavailable
If your dad’s the type who enjoys doing all sorts of fun and sporty activities during weekends, then an action cam is for him. Get him one like the latest GoPro HERO7 so he can take buttery-smooth videos and high-quality snaps of his memories. Adventure-loving dads will surely appreciate this sturdy and convenient gadget.
For the bookworms
Storytel app, subscription starts from SGD9.9 per month (Storytel.com/sg)
Does your father love reading more than everything else? Instead of scouring through bookstores looking for a book he’d love, why not buy him an audiobook subscription instead? With Storytel, he has the freedom to listen to books about everything — from business to fiction. Now, he won’t get bored waiting while you and mum are shopping.
For the at-home chefs
Mitzo’s Enhanced Weekend Brunch, ~SGD78
Out of all possible Father’s Day gifts, there’s nothing cooking dads would enjoy more than a scrumptious feast. This June, you can choose from the numerous restaurants serving their very own special offerings. For the patriarch who enjoys Chinese food, a dimsum brunch at Mandarin Oriental’s Cherry Garden on 15 and 16 June would be a treat. You can also opt to bring him to an enhanced brunch buffet of Cantonese dishes at Grand Park Orchard’s Mitzo, also available on 15 and 16 June. If that’s not an option, Mitzo’s also offering an indulgent 5-course set menu throughout the month. For dads who enjoy steaks more than anything else, then perhaps Brooks Brothers x Ruth’s Chris Steak House’s special set menu that’s also available until the end of June would do the trick.
Summer looks are pouring in from the Community and there's one trend that seems to pop-up a lot: polka dots. It looks like this classic print that never fails to bring in some fun is this year's mid-summer favourite — not that we're complaining.
From bell-sleeves to midis to wrap dresses and more, take notes from our Clozetters on their fresh takes on these polka dot outfits.