Now & Then label of nostalgic collection has both historical and cultural values - we did an in-depth study of the various iconic architecture that defines Singapore and what visitors and locals can relate and associate with. Looking back at the past 100 years, we identify and extract visual elements of the landscape from the earliest shophouses to the modern skyline to incorporate them into the collection that allows everyone to hold on to a piece of Singapore.
Now & Then label translates the Singapore landscape, culture and lifestyle into gifts. A good gift is not only a functional product but is an extension of the memorable experiences we gather throughout our lives.
Now & Then collection is ideal to be used as souvenirs, corporate gifts and co-branding. Now available in more than 50 outlets throughout Singapore in touristic places and department stores.
About This Product
This pen features the Peranakan Tiles commonly seen in shophouses. A shophouse is avernacular architectural building type that are mostly two or three stories high, with a shop on the ground for mercantile activity and a residence above the shop. Traditional shophouses façade ornamentation draws inspiration from the Malay, Chinese and European traditions. Other traditions include the use of Peranakan pastel coloured glazed tiles, often with floral or geometric motifs.