How to stay stylish while going mobile in Singapore’s CBD
Hip executives are redefining the meaning of "park and ride" with these alternative forms of urban transformation.
EASY DOES IT
With a self-balancing scooter that feels like a personal travellator, getting from point A to point B is as effortless as this breezy ensemble.
Polyester-blend jacket, cotton pullover, cottonblend trousers and leather shoes, from Burberry. Acetate sunglasses, from Dolce & Gabbana. Segway Ninebot Mini Pro selfbalancing electric scooter, from Falcon PEV.
GO WITH THE FLOW
Suited up? Minimise exertion on the last leg of your work commute by cruising along on a longboard.
Cotton-blend jacket, cotton shirt, cottonblend trousers, leather shoes and canvas bag, from Gucci. Wool socks, stylist’s own. Choke longboard, as before.
If the bright red of Valentino’s new-season coat doesn’t get you noticed, the hand-painted graphic emblazoned across it sure will.
Cotton-blend coat, cottonblend shirt, cotton-blend trousers and leather sneakers, from Valentino. Citybug 2S electric scooter, from Skateline.
OLD AND NEW
Despite new personal mobility devices that come and go, the bicycle never goes out of style – just like a warm-weather suit in light-coloured cotton.
Cotton-blend jacket, cotton shirt, cotton trousers and leather sneakers, from Dunhill. Wool socks, stylist’s own. Bicycle, stylist’s own.
Coolly navigate the urban jungle with a safari-style jacket, even when the rest of your outfit firmly says “air-conditioned working environment”.
Cotton jacket, cotton shirt, wool-blend trousers and cotton-blend tie, from Brunello Cucinelli.
UP AND AWAY
Cropped trousers are having a moment. Make the most of them with contrasting socks. Bonus: They’re much less likely to get caught in your wheels of choice.
Cotton-blend jacket, cotton shirt, cottonblend trousers, leather shoes and nappa-leather backpack, from Bottega Veneta. Wool socks, stylist’s own. Choke longboard, from Skateline.
A summery matching ensemble, complete with graphic novel-inspired shirt, makes for smart off-duty style that doesn’t compromise movement.
Polyester-blend jacket, polyesterblend shirt and polyester-blend trousers, from Prada. Metal sunglasses, from Oliver Peoples.
Don’t have time for a proper workout? Squeeze in activity throughout your day by two-wheeling your bicycle to nearby stops.
Wool-blend jacket, poplin shirt, wool-blend trousers and patent-leather shoes, from Givenchy. Acetate sunglasses, from Emporio Armani. Bicycle, as before.