shopping

Thailand is really a shopping haven:

Moshi Moshi Store cute items from 20 baht

Moshi Moshi stores in Thailand

Moshi Moshi (โมชิโมชิ) is a Japanese based concept store that is selling everyday Japanese products. I came across one of the outlets at Tesco and the cute cute items attracted me to go into the store to take a look. It is quite similar with Daiso and Komonoya except that the standard pricing of their [...]

No more plastic bags at 7 Eleven and major department stores

7 Eleven stores in Thailand

7 Eleven has implemented no plastic bag policy starting from January 2020. When you walk in to 7 Eleven now, you would not get a plastic bag for the items that you have purchased. So if you are going into the store to buy some burgers, ready made meals, drinks, bread, daily essentials, do not [...]

Supplier for clothings, costume jewelry, fabric, bags in Bangkok

Sampeng item suppliers near Bangkok Chinatown

Sampeng (near Soi Wanit 1) is a place in Bangkok where many small business owners get their merchandise supplies from. It is located not far from Bangkok Chinatown (Yaowarat). These suppliers are located inside the alley and lanes. The buzz and activities are not really visible from the main road. You can purchase items such [...]

Komonoya Shop in Thailand- items at 60baht

Komonoya Thailand- item at 60baht

Komonoya is a Japanese based store that sells most items for 60 baht each. The concept and the items are quite similar to Daiso. However, I noticed the difference is Komonoya sometimes have discounts compared to Daiso which is generally quite fixed in pricing. There are also items available in Komonoya that is not found [...]

Office Mate Thailand- stationery, office furniture and electronics

Office Mate Thailand

Office Mate in Thailand as the name implies sells almost everything that an office would need, ranging from stationery, books, filling solutions, electronics (eg printers, laptops) to office furniture. I have visited about 3 Office Mate outlets, 2 located in Central Plaza and one in Tesco Lotus building. All 3 occupies relatively large retail space. [...]

Tops Supermarket- selling imported groceries and snacks

Tops Supermarket foreign brand items

Tops Supermarket can be found in many Central Shopping Complex in Thailand. What I noticed is that Tops Supermarket tends to carry a lot of imported, international as well as local brands. Hence if you miss some of the staple snack food of your home country, who knows, you may be able to find them [...]

B’Me more affordable brand by Wacoal

B'Me by Wacoal in Thailand

In Thailand, the Wacoal brand also have another branch of products call the B’me brand where lingerie and underwear are being sold. The items are priced lower than the Wacoal brand. Recently I have wanted to get some Wacoal bras and through some recommendation, visited a boutique that sells mostly underwear from Wacoal and B’Me [...]

Planners, diaries and organizers in Thailand

Diary, planners and monthly scheduler in Thailand

From my previous post on Thai calendars for next year where the usability and design have improved, I find more varieties of diaries, planners and organizers. These items are usually sold between October to January/early February of each year.  The items below are being sold in B2S bookstores: You would be able to get a [...]

Beautiful Thai calendars for 2020 available in bookstores

Calendars in Thailand

Each year I would try to visit Thailand during the end of the year so that I am able to source for a Thai calendar, planner and even a diary. In my opinion, the best place to find these selection of calendars would be at B2S bookstores which are available in most Central Shopping complexes [...]