With the newly-opened Thai district at Pavilion Bukit Jalil and the availability of Thai brands like ICONCRAFT, Absolute Siam and Ecotopia, shoppers can now immerse themselves in Thailand’s rich culture and enjoy Bangkok’s bustling lifestyle (again) without leaving Malaysia!
Ecotopia has basic, yet innovative, eco-conscious products; Absolute Siam features trendsetting clothing; while ICONCRAFT offers intricately-created handcrafted goods. #DiscoverSiam through fashion, crafts, beauty, art, food, and culture – all at Pavilion Bukit Jalil!
Here is a selection of products available at the stores:
SUE’s WRAP Pants S/Print Paisley (RM399)
Who doesn’t appreciate a pair of stylish wrap pants that are comfortable? SUE, an everyday fashion brand known for its bright colours and striking designs, is available at Absolute Siam. Their wrap pants come in a range of patterns and colours and are a must-have fashion staple to brighten up your outfit!
If you’re feeling bold, pair it with a white top or another print.
THA. TA’s Jam Bag (RM159)
What better way to lighten up your style (and your mood) than with a playful sling bag? Absolute Siam’s TA. THA. TA offers a colourful and multifunctional cross-body bag that’s ideal for errands, city strolls, or a coffee date. It comes in three exciting colours, giving you plenty of alternatives to jazz up your style.
AGAPE HANDICRAFT’s Games Stone Earrings (top RM1,498); LA JEWELRY’s Clear Droplet Long Earring (bottom RM399)
When choosing the ideal accessories to complete your outfit for everyday looks, always go for classic simplicity. The Clear Droplet Long Earring from La Jewelry is perfect for whenever you’re feeling slightly sophisticated and need a little shine. The earrings contain genuine water droplets, so when the light hits your earlobes, it creates a rainbow.
In addition, if you’re looking for a way to refresh your spirits, consider buying semi-precious jewellery. The Rose Quartz earrings by AGAPE HANDICRAFT are ideal for boosting self-love and is thought to have healing powers that can help you fight off negativity and develop loving relationships with others.
The rosy colour of the dusky pink earrings not only flatters the ears, but also makes your complexion glow.
THE REMAKER’s New Yorker L (RM889) and RENIM PROJECT’s Moca Tote Bag (RM429)
The fashion trend of the 21st century is sustainable fashion. Selecting brands that correspond with your progressive values is now extremely important – and it can also make you look fabulous!
Tote bags are the most versatile sustainable accessory, serving as both an eco-friendly reusable shopping bag and a timeless office-ready staple. THE REMAKER has designed a chic artisan tote bag made entirely of old lambskin leather coats. This large tote is suitable for daily use, or as a carry-on for travel – it features a stylish and timeless style that is guaranteed to turn heads!
If reused leather or lambskin totes are not your thing, maybe carry a tote constructed out of cement bags for something different to ensure your style stands out? Renim Project’s Moca Tote Bag is made from cement bag patches that have been sewn together to create a fashionable tote! They design upcycled apparel and deadstock for the modern fashion scene with a simple mantra: “Remade, Reduce, Redesign.”
Aside from fashion, the Thai district is home to items you can decorate your home with, including innovative furniture, as well as reusable daily-use items for your kitchen.
KIT TA KHON’s Kaanso BW (RM3,699)
Through handwoven furniture and interior finishing, Kitt.Ta.Khon explores artisan traditions from around the world. The purpose of Teerapoj Teeropas’ brand, which was founded by designer Teerapoj Teeropas, is to create new value for handicrafts and to pass on crafting knowledge and expertise to the future generation through contemporary products.
The Kaanso stool is ideal for usage as a statement item to illuminate the room because of its juxtaposition and mix of crafts techniques, as well as its dragonfly-like design.
5IVE SIS’s Shot Glass Tiger (RM199)
If you’re looking for unique and stylish home accessories or decorations, 5IVE SIS’s Chinese Zodiac Shot Glass is perfect. With the tiger being the Chinese zodiac sign for 2022, there are plenty of tiger prints and patterns to choose from, including shot glasses.
REPLANETME’s Reusable IzyCool Blue (RM65)
Reusable ice cubes can be re-frozen again and again to chill a variety of drinks, saving you time from having to make your own. The best reusable ice cubes are produced out of food-grade materials that won’t alter the taste of your drink, and ECO REPLANETME is one of them.
IzyCool Blue reusable cubes are simple to freeze and use, as well as attractive to look at. Say goodbye to watered-down drinks!
SUPERBEE’s Wax Wraps Beginner Set (RM129)
To keep food fresh for longer, young adults are abandoning cling film and opting for reusable beeswax wrappers. SuperBee’s wraps, which are made of cotton and beeswax, are machine washable and should last up to two years. The warmth of your palms will melt the wax, allowing you to cover small bowls or chopped ingredients before quickly cooling down to keep the seal in place.
Graph’s Signature Blend Coffees (RM69)
Graph is a specialty coffee roasting firm dedicated to creating the greatest brews possible through the use of creative and methodical roasting techniques. Graph aspires to deliver the greatest coffee to their consumers by using only the best beans from reputable coffee farmers that are passionate about what they do. If you’re seeking a one-of-a-kind brew, their Signature Orange Chocolate Cookie Roast, which includes a delectable combination of rich chocolate and natural orange flavours, is a must-try.
Chocolate Caramel, Blueberry Jam, Strawberry Cookies, and Cigarette Caramel, are just a few of Graph’s unique flavours. If you aren’t a big fan of Orange flavours.
CHAR’s Rose Tea Box (RM69)
CHAR’s Rose Tea is made with an alluring blend of flower teas hand-picked from around the world. This specific rose tea comes from W. Kordes’ Söhne, a well-known rose garden in Germany.
All the above are available at the specially-curated ‘Made in Thailand’ concept brands of Ecotopia, Absolute Siam, and ICONCRAFT, which are located on Level 2 of Pavilion Bukit Jalil (in front of Parkson, Level 2).