Peas and Plums

peas and plums cheongsam for girls

Peas and Plums is the fruit of labour by two Singaporean ladies who love fashion and e-commerce. Their in-house designer painstakingly sews every sample piece in order to understand the intricacies and practicalities of each design before signing off for production.

If you want and prefer to browse and feel your clothes for your CNY shopping, Peas and Plums will be showcasing their CNY’19 collection at the Keepers Red Letter Sales from 11 – 13 Jan 2019 at the National Design Centre. There will be a clearance sale on their old stock too, so don’t miss it out!

Price range: $60 and above


Baby Pixie

If you are looking for matching festive apparels perfect for the family this new year, Baby Pixie offers hand made chic cheongsam at affordable prices! An online store boutique selling made in Singapore designer quality and value-priced children clothing. Check out their sale items for past designs.

Price range: $49 and above


Miz Apparels

Conveniently Located in the CBD, Miz Apparels is a must-see for women working in the area. Miz offers quality and pretty pieces sourced and manufactured in Korea, including a ‘Mummy & Children’ section. Prices are on the steep side, but you get your money’s worth in impeccable workmanship, authentic designs and quality fabric.

Each design comes in limited quantities so the nicer ones always run out fast. Alternatively, you can also make your purchases from the online store where you get free shipping for purchases over $200 and above.

Where to find:
1 Raffles Place #04-16/17
Singapore 048616
Tel: 6536 7220

8A Marina Boulevard
#B2-13 Marina Bay Link Mall
Singapore 018984
Tel: 6636 8513

Price range: $79 (child), $169 (adult)


Joli Pretty

Joli Pretty is an online shop which was set up to share the love with modern Cheongsam that brings its charm in shapes and prints that fits our modern lifestyles. It offers family-style traditional Chinese wear in a fun and fashionable style.

Every piece of fabric is handpicked and sourced from Singapore, the U.S, Japan, Korea and other parts of Asia which is later delicately pieced together by impeccable craftsmanship.

Every Chinese New Year, they will introduce a collection of mother and daughter set. Their handmade dresses for little princesses are treated the same way as mama’s, with soft cotton lining, zakka tag which is gentle on delicate skin. The little cheong sams even come with side pockets, to put your little girl’s ang baos or toys.

Price range: $49 and above


The Missing Piece

Where to buy nice Chinese New Year dress The Missing Piece

The Missing Piece is a homegrown store in Singapore committed to providing limited edition contemporary matching prints for the whole family. Making it their mission to source for materials, with handpicked details, that appeal to the little ones and provide ultimate comfort in Singapore’s tropical weather.

Price range: $60.00 and above

Related Read: Where to buy matching outfits for the whole family



Elly CNY collection 2019

Elly is a home-grown children’s fashion label created in 2009. Their designs are guided by the principle that children’s clothing can be beautiful without compromising comfort and practicality. Even though it is the fashion for children, Elly is about making each collection fun and distinctive.

The Elly Store is at #02-29 Cluny Court 501 Bukit Timah Road Singapore 259760

Elly clothes are also available at:

Kids Department Level 2
310 Orchard Road, Singapore 238864

TANGS at Vivocity
Kids Department Level 1
1 Harborfront Walk, #01-187
Singapore 098585

Motherswork Great World City
(for 0 to 6 years)
1 Kim Seng Promenade #02-16 Singapore 237994

Price range: $39 and above



where to buy nice cheong sam online Zalora

Online marketplace Zalora has in stock Cheongsam dresses from several brands.

Price range: $29.90 – $148


Our Bitsy Prints

Started by a duo who are so in love with modern Cheongsams, they wish they could go around wearing them every day! Touted as one of the very first online modern Cheongsam shops in Singapore, they hope to share their love for the everyday Cheongsam at an affordable price. Some of their designs are also available in children’s size.

Price range: $118 and above


Golden Scissors

golden scissors ladies cheong sam

Comfortably tucked away among the rows of shops in Chinatown complex, it is easy for one to miss Golden Scissors. Golden scissors is a shop specializing in traditional wear, with almost 40 years of experience.  Designs range from traditional wedding tea ceremony outfits to modern cuts with flared waistlines and halter-necks with daringly low backs.

Price range: $68 for a simple cotton print to $398 for a dress
Where to find them: Blk 32 New Market Road #02-1112 /1114, People’s Park Plaza, Chinatown
Opening Hours: 1pm to 8pm everyday


The Closet Lover

The closet lover

The Closet Lover (TCL) is a homegrown fashion brand which started with a passion for fashion and the aim to bring in affordable pieces.  TCL also offers shoes and accessories to complete the traditional yet chic look. TCL retail outlets are also conveniently located in shopping malls, which makes it easier for you to head down and start your Chinese New Year shopping.

Where to find them: 200 Victoria Street, Bugis Junction, #03-15, Singapore 188021 | 313 Orchard Road, 313@somerset, #B1-30, Singapore 238895 | 3 Westgate Drive, Jurong Westgate, #02-32, Singapore 608532

Price range: $38.90 and above


Lark and Peony

Lark and Peony’s main focus is the modern Cheongsam that uses beautiful quality fabrics mainly from Japan, Australia, USA and other parts of Asia. Conceptualized and designed for the modern woman, they endeavour to revive the nostalgic love of Cheongsams among contemporary dressers by weaving modernity, comfort and sensibility into every piece.

New pieces and their own super local prints will make their first pop-up debut.

Price range: $138 and above


Tong Tong Friendship Store

Tong Tong is a fresh take on the tired stereotypes of Chinese clothing, creating wearables that don’t shout “costume” and pieces that don’t look out of place. Tong Tong Friendship store is one of the pioneers in Singapore introducing wearable contemporary cheongsam dresses. Light-hearted and quietly quirky, but always with a respectful nod to tradition, the clothes are inspired by the classics, but thoroughly in-tune with the modern woman.

Tong Tong Friendship Store
100 Beach Road,
#01-05 Shaw Towers
Tel: 6396 3887

Opening hours: Mon – Sat, 12pm – 8pm
Closed on Sundays & Public holidays

Price range: POA (Price on application)


Ong Shunmugam

Launched in 2010, Ong Shunmugam is a contemporary women’s wear label with a simple quest to craft beautiful clothes by focusing on sartorial construction instead of fast fashion; on cut and fit before look; on longevity over excess. Ong Shunmugam collections have been presented at Audi Fashion Festival and Future Fashion Now events.

Exclusively available at Atelier Ong Shunmugam. Appointments and orders write to

Price range: $399 and above
Opening hours: Mon – Sat, 12pm – 7pm

Where to find them: 43 Jalan Merah Saga, 01-76, Singapore 278115

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