This Christmas, celebrates the festive season with one of Japan’s well-loved animated character TO-FU OYAKO IN TOMORROWLAND, a bigger and better Christmas market in Bugis Junction as well as #YouDoYou customisation services and artisan craft market from 16 November to 30 December 2018 at Bugis Junction and Bugis+ !
Here’s what you can expect when you visit Bugis Junction and Bugis+ as follows:
Festive fun with designer toys: TO-FU OYAKO IN TOMORROWLAND
To inject an element of novelty and youthfulness, Bugis Junction collaborates with ActionCity, to unveil TO-FU OYAKO IN TOMORROWLAND. A photogenic 10-metre tall Christmas tree-shaped centrepiece embellished with glittering lights and metallic tones will be on display at Bugis Square from 16 November to 30 December. The centrepiece includes an asymmetrical Ferris wheel that creates a quirky and off-kilter twist to traditional Christmas decorations yet still exudes an unmistakable festive vibe.
Larger than life TO-FU OYAKO characters decked in festive outfits will welcome shoppers and spread much cheer with photo opportunities aplenty. Designed by Shinichiro Kitai, the award-winning Art Director of DEVILROBOTS and a respected pioneer of the design toy industry in Asia, the too-cute-to-resist TO-FU OYAKO is a pair of animated characters recognised all around the world.
Shoppers can further immerse in the spirit of Christmas by entering an Instagrammable iridescent space within the centrepiece that is filled with countless strings of multi-coloured baubles, making it a pictureperfect backdrop for selfies and wefies.
From 16 November, two limited edition TO-FU OYAKO Christmas EZ-Link cards are up for redemption when shoppers spend a minimum of $180nett at any store in Bugis Junction and/or Bugis+. For more information, please visit www.bugisjunction-mall.com.sg.
A bigger and better Christmas Market at Bugis Junction
Shoppers can expect to be spoilt with choices at the biggest Christmas Market at Bugis Junction that will be extended to Bugis Square (fountain area) this year.
There will be 20 food and beverage, lifestyle, accessories, toys and collectibles booths by both Bugis Junction retailers and external retailers and several one-of-a-kind carnival game booths. Shoppers will be able to soak in the festive atmosphere and take plenty of Instagram-worthy images and boomerang shots at this Christmas market decorated with magical colours and lights.
Open daily from 12noon to 9pm, the Christmas Market runs from 30 November till 30 December 2018 at Bugis Junction Hylam Street Level 1 and Bugis Junction Bugis Square Level 1.
Add a personal touch to your Christmas gifts at #YouDoYou Customisation Service
Shop, redeem and style your purchases at the #YouDoYou Customisation Service booth, the first customisation service provided by a mall in Singapore that allows shoppers to create their own one-of-a-kind gift using any item that they have purchased at Bugis Junction and Bugis+. This uniquely Bugis customisation experience is perfect for those looking to stitch, patch and charm their fashion purchases into statement pieces using an exclusive selection of unique and on-trend embroidery designs from PLAYHOOD, a local independent design label. It is free for shoppers with a minimum spend of S$120nett at any store in Bugis Junction and/or Bugis+.
The malls will also bring even more festive joy to travellers celebrating Christmas in Singapore. Tourists who spend a minimum of S$120nett will not only receive a set of travel pouches, but can also customise them at the Customisation Service booth.
Exclusive tourist promotions from over 50 retailers will be rolled out until 31 December 2018. The #YouDoYou Customisation Service is available daily from 11am to 9pm, from 3 till 16 December 2018 at Bugis+ Atrium Level 2 and from 17 till 30 December 2018 at Bugis Junction Malay Street Level 1 (next to Tuk Tuk Cha).
Support artisans at Craft Market in Bugis+
The well-curated Craft Market at Bugis+ Atrium, Level 2 is a treasure trove of eco-friendly products, food, unique handicrafts and handmade jewellery pieces that is sure to resonate well with craft-hunting hipsters and creative souls. A selection of 10 local artisan brands are showcased every week from 3 to 16 December 2018. This includes bespoke Egyptian perfumes from Japara and twinkling lollipops from Kira Kira Kandy.
Activities such as clay magnet and cup customisation are also available for shoppers who wish to bring home customised art and wares.
Open daily from 11am to 9:30pm, the Craft Market runs from 3 till 16 December 2018 at Bugis+ Atrium Level 2.
Project M 2019
Amidst the joyous Christmas festivities, Bugis Junction and Bugis+ kickstart its search for a batch of new faces to take the Singapore modelling scene by storm on 8 December 2018.
In collaboration with SPH Magazines, Project M 2019 is the malls’ annual initiative to give millennial shoppers, between ages 18 to 28, a chance to take part in the Spring/Summer fashion show where they can showcase their distinct personality and showbiz talent. For those who think they can slay any photo shoot challenges and rule the runway while letting their natural confidence and personality shine, here’s the opportunity to be discovered! Those who are interested can submit their entry by filling up their details and taking a photograph at the photobooth located at Bugis Junction Bugis Square L1 from 8 to 30 December 2018. Onsite scouting will also be conducted at Bugis Junction and Bugis+ on selected weekends.
The contest culminates in a final runway show at Bugis Junction in April 2019, where a male and female winner are announced. Each winner receives a one-year modelling contract with NOW Models and an exclusive fashion spread feature in Her World and Nuyou.
A summary of the fun festivities happening at the two shopping malls:
1. #YouDoYou Customisation Service is available daily from 11am – 9pm at:
· Bugis+: Now till 16 December (Atrium Level 2)
· Bugis Junction: 17 – 30 December (Malay Street Level 1 next to Tuk Tuk Cha)
2. Artisan Craft Market is available daily from 11am – 9.30pm at:
· Bugis+: Now till 16 December (Atrium Level 2)
3. Christmas Market is available daily from 12pm – 9 pm at:
· Bugis Junction: Now till 30 December (Hylam Street Leve1 + Bugis Square Level 1 [Fountain Area])
4. #TO-FU OYAKO in Tomorrowland Christmas Centrepiece is displayed at:
· Bugis Junction: Now till 30 December (Bugis Square Level 1 [Fountain Area])
To find out more about the festive celebrations and promotions at Bugis Junction and Bugis+ , please visit www.bugisjunction-mall.com.sg.