Expat Living Readers Awards: Full list of winners! - Expat Living Singapore

Expat Living Readers Awards: Full list of winners!

After thousands of votes from our brilliant readers, we're finally able to unveil the results of 2015's Expat Living Reader Awards. Read on for ALL of the winners and runner-ups across home, travel, fashion and more.

 

Taylor B

 

HOME

Best Furniture and Home Accessories Store
Winner:  Taylor B
Runner-up:  Barang Barang
Recommended (3rd place): John Erdos Home
Recommended (4th place): Originals

Best Furniture Removal Company
Winner: Asian Tiger Mobility (formerly K.C.DAT)
Runner-up:  Crown
Recommended (3rd place): Santa Fe Relocation Services
Recommended (4th place): Allied Moving Services

Best Interior Designer
Winner:  Design Intervention
Runner-up:  Elliot James
Recommended (3rd place): E&A Interiors
Recommended (4th place): Make Room

Best Carpet Dealer
Winner:  The Orientalist
Runner-up:  The Rugmaker
Recommended (3rd place): Salam Carpets Singapore
Recommended (4th place): Hedger’s Carpet Gallery

Snowboarding in heaven - Whistler

Lightfoot Travel specialise in bespoke holidays

 

TRAVEL

Best Airline
Winner: Singapore Airlines
Runner-up:  Emirate Airlines
Recommended (3rd place): Cathay Pacific
Recommended (4th place): Qantas Airline

Best Travel Provider
Winner: Lightfoot Travel
Runner-up:  Flightcentre.com.sg
Recommended (3rd place): Exotic-hideaways.com, Bali
Recommended (4th place): Royalcaribbean-asia.com

Best Online Travel Booking Site
Winner:  Zuji.com.sg
Runner-up:  Skyscanner.com.sg
Recommended (3rd place): Cheaptickets.sg
Recommended (4th place): Travelzoo.com

 

Mezza9's oh-so-special spread

Mezza9's oh-so-special spread

 

WINE & DINE

Favourite Champagne Brunch
Winner:  Mezza9, Grand Hyatt
Runner-up:  EDGE, Pan Pacific
Recommended (3rd place): W Singapore Sentosa Cove
Recommended (4th place): Town Restaurant, Fullerton Hotel

Best Wine Bar
Winner:  1-Altitiude
Runner-up:  LeVeL33
Recommended (3rd place): Kinki
Recommended (4th place): The Cellar Door

Favourite Restaurant (higher-end/special occasions)
Winner:  LeVeL33
Runner-up:  Salt Singapore
Recommended (3rd place): Il Lido
Recommended (4th place): Flutes restaurant and Bar

Favourite Restaurant (casual)
Winner: Da Paolo Ristorante Italiano
Runner-up: Jamie’s Italian Singapore
Recommended (3rd place): Coastes
Recommended (4th place): Café Melba

Favourite Afternoon Tea
Winner:  The Fullerton Hotel Singapore
Runner-up:  Marmalade Pantry
Recommended (3rd place): The Clifford, Fullerton Bay Hotel
Recommended (4th place): 10 Scotts, Grand Hyatt

FOC's trendy interior

 

Best Butcher
Winner: Huber’s Prime Meats and Sausages
Runner-up: Swiss Butchery
Recommended (3rd place): The Butcher

Best Online Grocer
Winner: Redmart
Runner-up:  Cold Storage
Recommended (3rd place): FairPrice
Recommended (4th place): Le Petit Depot

Best Newcomer Restaurant of 2014
Winner:  FOC
Runner-up:  Potato Head
Recommended (3rd place): Super Loco
Recommended (4th place): The Crab Bar

 

At Ooberfit, Sam will make sure you're in good hands

Ooberfit's founder, Sam Blakey

 

FITNESS

Best Fitness Centre
Winner: Fitness First
Runner-up: Pure Fitness
Recommended (3rd place): California Fitness

Best Yoga/Pilates Studios
Winner:  Lifestyle Yoga
Runner-up:  Sky Pilates
Recommended (3rd place): Power Moves
Recommended (4th place): Focus Pilates

Best Fitness Providers and Personal Trainers
Winner: Ooberfit
Runner-up:  Crossfit Singapore
Recommended (3rd place): Ufit
Recommended (4th place): Body Temple

 

Shopping at Tiffany's

 

FASHION & BEAUTY

Favourite Women’s Fashion Provider
Winner:  Shopping at Tiffany’s
Runner-up:  Willow and Huxley
Recommended (3rd place): White Ginger
Recommended (4th place): Rouge

Favourite Men’s Fashion Provider
Winner: CYC The Custom Shop
Runner-up:  Master tailors
Recommended (3rd place): Mohan’s Custom Tailors
Recommended (4th place): Sam’s Custom Tailors

Favourite Children’s Fashion Provider
Winner: Motherswork
Runner-up:  LittleKnotz
Recommended (3rd place): Ni-night
Recommended (4th place): Mother En Vogue

Kids' fashion fave, Motherswork

 

Favourite Fashion Accessories Retailer
Winner: Willow and Huxley
Runner-up:  Stones that Rock
Recommended (3rd place): Edit Lifestyle
Recommended (4th place): Embrace Jewellery

Best Spa
Winner: Away Spa, W Singapore Sentosa Cove
Runner-up:  ESPA, Resorts World Sentosa
Recommended (3rd place): The Spa Artisan, The Fullerton Hotel Singapore
Recommended (4th place): St Gregory Spa, Pan Pacific Singapore

Best mani/pedi Salons
Winner:  Nails Dvine
Runner-up:  Trimmings & Spa
Recommended (3rd place): Haven Boutique Spa
Recommended (4th place): Beautylane

Best Salon for a Massage
Winner: ESPA, Resorts World Sentosa
Runner-up:  St Gregory Spa, Pan Pacific, Singapore
Recommended (3rd place): Away Spa, W Singapore Sentosa Cove
Recommended (4th place): The Spa Artisan, The Fullerton Hotel Singapore

A deck view at ESPA Singapore

A deck view at ESPA Singapore

 

Best Salon for a Facial
Winner:  ESPA, Resorts World Sentosa
Runner-up: St Gregory Spa, Pan Pacific, Singapore
Recommended (3rd place): Beautylane
Recommended (4th place): The Spa Artisan, The Fullerton Hotel Singapore

Best Hair Removal Salon
Winner: Sylvia’s Secrets
Runner-up:  Visage The Salon
Recommended (3rd place): Beautylane
Recommended (4th place): The Body Firm

Best Hair Salon
Winner:  Toni and Guy Hairdressing
Runner-up: Trimmings & Spa
Recommended (3rd place): Casey Inc. Hair and Beauty
Recommended (4th place): The Parlour

Best Aesthetics Clinics
Winner: Cutis Medical Laser Clinics
Runner-up:  The Aesthetics Centre
Recommended (3rd place): Dr Valentin Low Asthetic & Laser clinic
Recommended (4th place):  GloAesthetics

 

Centrestage School for the Arts

 

ARTS & LEISURE

Favourite Photography Studio
Winner:  The Studio Loft
Runner-up:  Littleones Photography
Recommended (3rd place): White Room Studio
Recommended (4th place):Baobab Photo

Favourite Art Gallery
Winner: REDSEA Gallery
Runner-up:  Ode to Art
Recommended (3rd place): Maya Gallery
Recommended (4th place): C+S Art Prints

Favourite Kids Activities Provider
Winner: Centre Stage School of the Arts
Runner-up:  Go-Go Bambini
Recommended (3rd place): Julia Gabriel Centre
Recommended (4th place): Whizzkidz


Did you vote in our Reader Awards? To find out if you won this year's huge prize-draw - a stunning villa holiday in Bali, thanks to Lightfoot Travel - or one of the five Champagne brunches up for grabs at Pan Pacific's Edge, simply pick up a copy of Expat Living Magazine from the following stores around Singapore. Or pick up a subscription and get EL sent to your doorstep here.