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Here’s where to shop, what to watch, and what to do in August 2023

Celebrate Singapore’s birthday with a month full of exciting experiences! From shopping for skincare or the latest footwear collection to discovering an unboring breakfast and pre-booking a new phone, there’s something for everyone. Stay home and catch the latest series on the Discovery channel, or plan a wellness retreat for a rejuvenating escape. August is packed with diverse delights that promise to make your month truly unforgettable.

Amazin’ Graze, the female-founded Asian health food brand, proudly marks 8 years of nourishing wellness this month with remarkable discounts of up to 50%. Since its 2015 inception, the brand has strived for universal health accessibility, inspiring healthier daily choices. From its modest start in a kitchen, it’s flourished globally, sharing the love for wholesome granola across 10 countries. Infusing traditional snacks with Asian flavours like Coconut and Matcha, Amazin’ Graze combats Asia’s unhealthy lifestyle trends. The founders’ conviction birthed a diverse team and over 80 enticing products. This milestone, celebrated with gratitude, invites all to embrace wholesome indulgence.

Indulge in a delectable journey with Tarts by Lin from now until Sep 25. Discover a medley of flavours at Baker X’s Residency. Experience the perfect fusion of a buttery tart base crowned with assorted fresh fruits, paired seamlessly with their signature French pastry cream. The Crunchy Chocolate Tart features a layer of hazelnut crunch with creamy chocolate, encased within a sweet chocolate glaze, creating a luscious texture. The Strawberry Basil Tart boasts layers of strawberry frangipane, confit, and a basil-infused ganache, accompanied by fresh strawberries and wine jelly. Explore Lemon Meringue, Pecan, and Azuki Matcha tarts. Enjoy irresistible National Day Promotions and customize your experience with mini and medium-sized tarts in specially crafted boxes. Don’t miss this culinary treat.

Pioneering the specialty coffee realm, Common Man Coffee Roasters (CMCR) commemorates a decade of excellence in Singapore with “A Common Wonderland” on Aug 26 and 27. As a toast to their journey, CMCR invites enthusiasts to their grand birthday extravaganza. The celebration, a reflection of their impact on coffee and brunch culture, boasts captivating activities. The Mini Barista Academy offers hands-on latte art sessions, while Artisan Booths showcase unique offerings. Musical delights by Ice Cream Sundays fill the air, and culinary indulgences enhance the party experience. Guests can RSVP for a chance to win exclusive prizes, as CMCR rejoices in a remarkable ten-year journey.

Everyday Cooking with Samantha Seneviratne, featured on the Discovery Channel, is a delightful culinary journey that showcases the magic of home-cooked meals, even amidst the chaos of our busiest days. With her expertise and passion for flavours, Samantha effortlessly demonstrates that cooking need not be a daunting task, but rather an enjoyable and satisfying experience. Her innovative recipes and clever tips breathe new life into our daily meals. Whether it’s a quick weeknight dinner or a comforting weekend brunch, Samantha’s approach to cooking proves that anyone can create delicious dishes that tantalize the taste buds and nourish the soul. 

ECCO proudly introduces its remarkable STREET collection for Autumn/Winter 2023, available for both men and women. Inspired by timeless sneaker designs, the collection seamlessly combines innovation and classic style, utilizing ECCO’s signature smooth and sporty long-lasting premium leather. Among the highlights are the STREET Platform, Lite, Tray, and 720 models, each catering to different preferences and lifestyles. ECCO STREET Collection represents the epitome of craftsmanship, innovation, and comfort, inviting consumers to elevate their style and embrace excellence. Prices ranging from $269.90 to $359.90, ongoing promotions until Aug 13, 2023.


Say goodbye to boring mornings with the exciting addition to KFC’s breakfast menu in Singapore – the Eggcellent Sunrise Flatbread. For the first time, KFC is serving up a delicious combination of fluffy scrambled eggs, savoury chicken ham, flavourful tomatoes, and delectable cheese, all nestled within a freshly toasted flatbread. This limited-time treat will be available from now to Sep 5, 2023 at selected KFC outlets serving breakfast. To ensure you get your tasty start to the day, KFC has extended their breakfast hours, now starting at 7:00 am and offering grab-and-go options until 11:00 am. Prepare for an egg-citing and satisfying breakfast experience like never before.

Conveniently located next to Havelock MRT station, indulge in the hotel’s ultra affordable high tea set promotion this season. Available every weekend, head over to enjoy your choice of premium tea or freshly brewed coffee with highlights such as their Strawberry Mousse ShootersMini Cheese Cake, and delicate Macarons alongside savouries like Smoked Salmon TartareSignature Chilli Crab Shots with Mantou, and Beef Rendang in Butterfly Bun.

Excitement fills the air as Labu + Labu Bakery debuts in Singapore. With every morsel, immerse yourself in a delightful world of happiness and affection. Savour the exquisite Chicken Flossie Balls, oozing with creamy goodness that dissolves on your tongue. Veggie lovers rejoice, as the Vegetarian-Floss Balls offer a mouthwatering alternative. And for the ultimate indulgence, the Pandan Gula Melaka Roll, an all-time favourite, awaits with sheer bliss. So seize the moment and place your orders now to try these delectable treats .


M1 Limited now offers pre-orders for the highly anticipated Samsung Galaxy Z Flip5, Samsung Galaxy Z Fold5, and Samsung Galaxy Tab S9 Series. The Galaxy Z Flip5 impresses with its slim design and 3.4″ full flex window, while the Z Fold5 features a 7.6” immersive Dynamic AMOLED 2X screen for the ultimate gaming experience. The Tab S9 Series offers a powerful graphic experience and is the first water and dust-resistant tablet. Exclusive deals for M1 customers include up to $500 OFF on Bespoke Flexi plans and trade-in promotions. Pre-orders are available online and in stores until Aug 10, 2023.

Embrace the revolutionary trend of personalized prescription skincare, granting access to potent, tailored formulas and personalized skin consultations. Prescription ingredients boast up to three times more efficacy than standard products, addressing the root causes of skin issues for lasting results. Modules, an innovative online dermatology platform, makes effective prescription skincare accessible and affordable for all. Bid farewell to waiting rooms and exorbitant expenses, and give your skin the care it truly deserves with Modules’ tailored, powerful formulations.

MiddleClass is excited to introduce nokko™, the curious tiger, through an innovative NFT series celebrating South Korea’s charm. Inspired by the Korean term ‘no-tail’, nokko™ embodies exploration, capturing picturesque spots across the nation. From must-see landmarks for beginners to hidden gems for seasoned adventurers, nokko™ beckons you to explore South Korea’s essence via captivating NFT trading cards. Debuting in early August 2023, the initial nokko™ collection showcases 1000 mesmerizing cards, featuring the friendly tiger against Seoul and Busan’s stunning backdrops. Among them, 40 exclusive cards hold rarity, coveted as treasures. These NFTs unlock exciting benefits, including a chance to win a South Korea trip, exclusive discounts, limited edition items, and more. (image credit: MiddleClass)

Raffles City Singapore is embracing the spirit of innovation and ushering in the future with the launch of Future/Forward for Fall/Winter 2023. From now to Aug 31, this unique event offers curated design and lifestyle spaces that blend imagination and innovation.  Future/Forward harmoniously merges art, fashion, and the digital world, offering a glimpse into Raffles City’s future through exciting digital-forward activations and exclusive events. Shoppers can explore a digitally rendered product showcase and indulge in a Fragrance Bar pop-up while experiencing cutting-edge fashion displays. With exciting promotions and new stores like NEIWAI and Sun & Sand Sports, Raffles City continues to redefine the shopping experience

Embark on a transformative journey of self-discovery and revitalization at the second Westin Wellness Weekend retreat, taking place from Aug 25 to 27. This immersive experience promises to rejuvenate both the body and mind. The weekend is filled with a myriad of activities designed to inspire and empower guests in their quest for balance and intention. From delving into the science of sleep to invigorating yoga and healing sound workshops, each moment is dedicated to enhancing productivity and overall well-being. Alongside the enriching workshops, guests can indulge in a scenic jog along Marina Bay and relax with massages at the Heavenly Spa by WestinTM. Your path to holistic wellness awaits, accompanied by a sensory welcome and thoughtfully appointed amenities for a truly restful staycation.

Experience the vibrant “Feel at Home at Raffles Place” event during the second edition of UNWIND @ Raffles Place series. The park transforms into a lively marketplace, featuring an artisan market with unique fashion, wellness products, and delectable snacks. Enjoy energizing lawn games, including pétanque and badminton, and receive exclusive vouchers upon completion. Wind down with live DJ sets and lounge on #RPchairs, creating a cosy atmosphere in the heart of the city. Kids can unleash creativity in a multi-sensory art space, while the evening offers a starlit movie screening. Raffles Place continues its family-friendly appeal with future editions. Stay updated on @RafflesPlaceSG social media.

Get ready for a wine lover’s paradise as Wine Connection unveils its exclusive one-day-only warehouse sale, offering incredible discounts of up to 60% on a wide range of exquisite wines. On Aug 6, from 11 am to 7 pm, immerse yourself in the world of wines with over a hundred delightful and high-quality selections. At Wine Connection Bistro @ Robertson Walk, it’s not just about the wines; enjoy a full-day affair with lively DJs, delectable food, and refreshing drinks. Savour the experience further with wine tastings, ensuring you find the perfect match before purchase. With complimentary gifts, free delivery for orders over $120, this event is a must-attend for all wine enthusiasts! Mark your calendars and head to Wine Connection Bistro @ Robertson Walk this Sunday for an unforgettable wine extravaganza!