Online staples for her

New online womenswear label Arete Goods has launched with a solid offering of wardrobe staples.

Founded by Ms Geraldine Goh, who previously worked as a buyer for a multi-label luxury retail firm, and Ms Diana Chan, a bespoke shirt maker at Vanda Fine Clothing, Arete (pronounced ahr-i-tey) Goods has a clean aesthetic that makes it worthy of everydaywear.

Leather ballet flats from the brand are manufactured in Alicante, Spain - a region renowned for its traditional shoemakers.

The sleeveless shirtdresses are made of two-ply cotton, ensuring comfort and ease of movement.

Prices start from $95 for a leather cardholder and go up to $215 for leather ballet flats. Available at

This article was first published on May 29, 2015.
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