W.E. X Togetherly Launches Largest Pop-Up In Singapore | Clozette

Singapore shoppers alert: From now until 30th June, get ready to shop till you drop at the largest multi-label pop-up, located at Isetan Level 1, Wisma Atria. Spanning over 17,000 square feet, this pop-up by W.E. (Workshop Element) and Togetherly features a comprehensive retail experience. An all-you-can-shop retail space with over 90 Singapore-based brands? Oh, yes! Whether you’re a style maven, craft addict, or an art enthusiast, there is something for everybody.


Clozetters Becks and Kersie with Alfie Leong (middle)

As opposed to permanent retail spaces, there is a reason for the rising popularity of pop-up retail spaces – this temporary retail environment creates opportunities for new brands. “Some spaces are too big for many of us to consider it a permanent space. The rental will drown SMEs, especially in the Singapore retail scene,” according to veteran fashion designer and W.E. founder Alfie Leong. “Pop-ups allow us to explore, provide a platform for small businesses, and build crowd for the landlords by cultivating awareness.”


Jewellery brand, Azen, at W.E. x Togetherly Pop-up

Then, how were the brands chosen to showcase at the W.E. x Togetherly Pop-up? “My partners, Wendy and Germaine, worked closely together to curate and understand the brands. There were many factors that were considered. Some brands are really interesting and creative, but they lack a space to sell. Some brands are new and we feel that they have growth potential. Some have been in the trade for a long time, and when we unite these brands together, we create awareness for them.”



Eyewear brand, Visual Mass, at W.E. x Togetherly Pop-up

Looking to stock up on your accessories stash? There are Foundry And Co, Azen, Whimsy and Magic, and more. Want to get your beauty fix? Head to Love Organic, Basic Theory, FrankSkincare, and so on! Dying to level up on your hipster vibe? Visual Mass, The Way We Were, an art gallery by Art Front, and the likes are at your service. As for the home design savvy folks? Airmocks, Commune Home, and Artless Goods are just a few of the home décor brands you have to know about!



Lifestyle (candles) brand, Sally’s Room, at W.E. x Togetherly Pop-up

The W.E. x Togetherly Pop-up serves as a central marketplace for both new and established brands – and you’re looking at almost 100 independent brands and businesses born and bred in Singapore. No kidding! Don’t believe us? Go check out the massive pop-up and see for yourself!

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Wristwatches are functional and fashionable accessories that are fit to match any outfit and mood. And through the years, Esprit has given us timepieces that are versatile and elegantly crafted.

And now, this new interpretation of a timeless classic is guaranteed to spark everyone's interest. Esprit's ES109092002 Timepiece has lugs studded with little crystals that securely hold each end of the sporty three-row metal bracelet. Its bezel is adorned with a wreath of sparkling crystals which surrounds the classical round case. 


Boasting large indices and Roman numerals, similarly the dial plays with the combination of straight lines and glamour which makes this watch into an absolute ‘must-have’ that won’t quickly go out of fashion. Available as an exclusive Ramadan set with a matching chain wristlet in yellow gold, this is also available in silver and rose gold.

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Esprit Timepieces are available at Solar Time & Time Couture boutiques and all fine watch retailers in Malaysia. 
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Clean tailoring, contemporary cuts, cool tones, and sleek chic at its most glorious. The simple, less-is-more style of the minimalist trend can sometimes be a breath of fresh air in a room filled with overwhelming prints and patterns.


As simple as it is effortless, these basics give off an ultra-luxe edge that hints at sartorial perfection. There’s no denying it: the minimalist trend is in and not going away anytime soon, and we love it! What’s even better is that we now have minimalist-inspired womenswear label, SLATE by TACT, at our fingertips – at affordable prices no less.



Founded by our very own Clozette Ambassador, Agnes Low, SLATE by TACT officially launched in October last year, featuring an off-shoulder peplum top and side slit midi skirt ensemble as its key debut look. So keep reading below as we speak to Agnes about her design aesthetics and how she stays constantly inspired collection after collection!

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You used to run a digital retail store and took a break for a while. Why did you decide to come back to take on this challenge again?

It was a heart-breaking decision the last time when I decided to stop [its operations] due to some health issues and personal reasons. There was already a customer base and letting it all go was not easy for me.

It all began with simple OOTD shots on my Instagram account. I realised that people are asking me about where I get my clothes a lot, and telling me how much they appreciate my sense of style. That's when I thought: "Hey, why not try setting up a DRS again and see how it goes?" I decided to start it up again this time with a different style/outlook with the help of my husband and a close friend from Hongkong. So that's how it all started, again.



Share with us the aesthetics of your label, SLATE by TACT.

#SLATEbyTACT is about my style-story; how I wear my outfits, and how I want them to look like. It also shows a lot of my personality. I'm someone who likes to keep things simple, but always dying to be more creative, dying to want to do more.

The pieces that I've come up with currently are simple, but with a little twist – a slit here, some flares there, something tailored, etc. If you take a look at my wardrobe, it consists of mainly black or white because they are the easiest colours for everyone. I'm not a fan of prints and really own nothing that has prints on it except for my PJs.




How do you stay constantly inspired collection after collection? Where do you find your inspiration?

It's not too difficult for me as I started out as a fashion blogger. A lot of my friends and acquaintances always share style posts on social media. I try to keep up by constantly following them. It's always easy to find designs that I like, but incorporating them into #SLATEbyTACT's designs are not always easy. That’s why I sometimes seek advice from fellow fashion bloggers or enthusiasts around me.

Think big – who would be your designer BFF? Why?

Alexander Wang! It will be such a pleasure if I get to attend his fashion show someday. He is a designer that brings minimal and contemporary styling to a whole new level – a huge inspirational character for me!




Tell us more about your upcoming collection! How many pieces can we expect from your label?

There will only be three self-manufactured pieces in the upcoming #SLATEbyTACT collection. The idea about #SLATEbyTACT is that even though we launch it as a mini capsule collection, we import designs that are unique to boost and support the entire collection.

Due to time restraints, we might only be able to launch three mini capsule series this year for a start. It's a good way to gauge what our customers like and what kind of styles/designs we should be looking into. The most important factor is that we do not mass-produce an entire collection that we have no confidence in. We avoid taking unnecessary risks and having customers lose faith in us. Quality over quantity.

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Want to take home some of these gorgeous pieces?

Then click here to shop SLATE by TACT!

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