Getting involved in a DIY project can be a whole lot of fun. This is especially true when it comes to art and craft. Whether you are an expert or simply a beginner looking to explore this rewarding hobby, here are the Top 10 Craft Stores for DIY Supplies in Singapore.
1) Krafers’ Paradise
Krafers’ Paradise is a one-stop haven for every crafter’s essential needs. Here’s why: their store, spanning three floors in City Square Mall, supplies everything with the likes of paints, papers, brushes, scrapbooking materials and other art supplies. If that’s not enough, Krafers’ Paradise also organises various creative workshops and art galleries in their integrated art studio within the store. Not to mention the store is strategically located at Kitchener Road and can be easily accessed via Farrer Park MRT and various public buses.
2) Lye Nai Shiong
Lye Nai Shiong is a family-run sewing supplies store that has been around for over 30 years. You can find various sewing products of all kinds such as zippers, threads, yarns, buttons, fabrics, pins & needles as well as sewing machine parts and accessories. Even if you are unable to find the right supply, you can always call +65 65326013 or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org for enquiry.
3) Sing Mui Heng
If you are looking for reasonably-priced haberdashery, this is a place to be. You can basically find most essential sewing, tailoring and quilting items here. Looking for quality sewing machines? Sing Mui Heng has them too, as they carry different brands including Brother, Bernina and Bernette. They also provide free worldwide shipping for a minimum purchase of $30 to $100, depending on selected countries such as Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia. You can find out more about their shipping details right here. Keep in mind that Sing Mui Heng is officially closing their Outram Road showroom on 28th June 2018. They will relocate to a new premise at #01-25 Textile Center from 6th July onwards. Their new store can be accessed via two MRT stops in Lavender and Nicoll Highway.
Australia-based Spotlight is a DIY craft supplies superstore that needs no introduction. Located at Level 5 in Plaza Singapura near Orchard Road, you can find a wide range of products available under one roof such as art & craft supplies, beads, yarns & needles, as well as sewing & fabrics. Too busy to shop at their physical outlet? Not to worry about that since Spotlight offers customers a choice to shop online in the comfort of their own homes, with a small delivery fee starting from $9.90 to a maximum charge of $25.
The name of the store says it all. If you are looking for all sorts of papercraft supplies, you will definitely find them here at PaperMarket. Best of all, various designs like floral patterns, cute illustrations and abstract motifs are readily available via physical or online stores. PaperMarket also offers a complimentary shipping fee within Singapore if you make your first order at a minimum spending fee of $60. All you have to do is just sign up for their mailing list and you’re good to go!
6) Golden Dragon Store
Believe it or not, Golden Dragon happens to be one of the oldest craft stores in Singapore since its establishment in 1949. And they are still going strong even more than 65 years in business. Crafters and hobbyists from young to old will find all kinds of DIY craft supplies here, namely knitting and crochet, cross-stitch and embroidery, as well as sewing and patchwork. They also provide wholesale service for retailers and various professional workshops such as ribbon embroidery and intricate lacework lessons. If you are interested to visit Golden Dragon, you can locate them at Henderson Road or People’s Park Centre at Upper Cross Street.
7) JDA Junior De Artist
Junior De Artist, simply known as JDA, was a brainchild of Freddy Yip, who founded the store back in 2000. Initially, this DIY craft store was targeted at children but JDA has since expanded its business catering for everyone. Among some of the products you can find at JDA include various craft papers for scrapbooking, die-cutting and cardmaking of different shades and colours. You can also check out JDA’s range of creative workshops for both adults and kids including cardmaking, colouring, mixed media and numerous craft projects.
8) Kin Soon Pte Ltd – House of Ribbons
Looking for ribbons in Singapore? Kin Soon Pte Ltd is your answer. They stock all kinds of ribbons such as satin, grosgrain, jacquard, metallic and printed materials. You can choose to shop online or visit their physical store in Novena Square Shopping Mall at 238 Thomson Road. Apart from selling ribbons and other product items like wrappers and appliques, Kin Soon Pte Ltd also conducts creative workshops from time to time.
9) Made With Love
With over 120 established brands to choose from, you will certainly be spoilt for choice when you shop at Made With Love. After all, they are popularly known as “South East Asia’s first scrapbook retail store” for a reason. You can find various items like assorted printed papers, stickers and other art and craft supplies for your respective needs. Made With Love also offers various creative workshops for interested participants like how to make desktop organisers, handmade gifts and die-cutting.
Mapletreehouse.com is all about affordability, where you will find budget-friendly scrapbooking items like stamps, die sets and Japanese colour pans. And if you are a frequent shopper, you can join their Gold Club Membership to get exclusive discounts on selected items up to 15%. Other than selling art and craft supplies, do look out for their clearance sale and workshop programmes from time to time.
That’s not all! More Top 10s in Singapore are waiting to be discovered!
The compilation of this list was made from accumulation of Public Votes at TallyPress.com.