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Style In Singapore: These Folks Broke Out Their Best Looks For A Street Culture Convention & Store Opening

In this new monthly column, FEMALE contributors Gabe Tan and Christian Julian — the photographers behind style documentary Instagram handle @whatsingaporewore — round up our island's most style-savvy individuals. Below, Gabe kicks off the first instalment with an introduction.

Our vision for What Singapore Wore was to be the reference point of the local style landscape, but perhaps more than that, we hope to inspire and grow a community that’s unafraid to express themselves through the clothes they wear. 

Local fashion is a lot more colourful these days — style is no longer just the equivalent of the latest trends, or a loudhailer for status. But while Singapore still has ways to go in terms of individuality and expressiveness (especially when pitted against cities like New York, Paris and Tokyo), it’s never too early to celebrate those who have developed a taste for the atypical. Browse above.

All images: Gabe Tan and Christian Julian (@whatsingaporewore)