Ready To Shop Till You Drop?
Before we begin, let’s countdown the days left till Hari Raya. Well, there’s exactly 3 weeks left before we ‘balik kampung’ and visit our friends’ ‘rumah buka’. Did we forget something? Oh, right. Raya Shopping. The best part of this festive season. In addition to the endless choices of cloths with vibrant colours, there are also ornaments to decorate our houses. So, we did our homework and curated a list of 10 spots across Johor for you to get your Raya Shopping done.
1. Angsana Mall
Locals would be familiar when they hear Angsana Mall. This is because this 5 storey mall which houses up to 200 retail stores will definitely leave shoppers spoiled for choice. Since there are plenty of stores operating here, you can find all your Raya essentials such as new ‘rain’ for your custom-made ‘Baju Kurung’ and many more. Hold on, as the prices of items here are really affordable so feel free to splurge away!
Address: L1.33a, Level, 1, Jalan Tampoi, Pusat Bandar Tampoi, 81200 Johor Bahru, Johor
Operating Hours: 10 AM – 10 PM (Opens Daily)
Secondly, on our list of Raya shopping spots in Johor is definitely Jakel. Upon passing by this store, you’ll be amazed by its spacious exterior as they have 7 shop lots in total. Well, this means something right? Besides, Jakel has a tagline that reads: Palace of Silk and Furnishing. Oh, we forgot to mention that local celebrities such as Aaron Aziz, Awal Ashaari have colloborated with Jakel. So if you’re looking to glam yourselves up for Raya, Jakel is the place to go.
Address: No. 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11 & 15, Jalan Padi Emas 1/3, Bandar Baru Uda, 81200 Johor Bahru, Johor
Operating Hours: 10 AM – 9 PM (Opens Daily)
In case you’re looking to glam up more towards the Muslimah style this Raya, get your Raya shopping done here at Dreamyza. This boutique specialises in an elegant style infused with modern elements. Expect to find flowy-styled jubah and abaya here. The garments here are definitely suited for us who live in a place with scorching weather.
Address: No. 37, 37-01 Jalan Padi Emas 1/5 Bandar Baru Uda, 81200 Johor.
Operating Hours: 10:30am – 8:30pm (Sundays – Thursdays), 10.30am – 8pm (Fridays)
4. Chic Pavo Boutique
Moving on, let’s head over to Chic Pavo Boutique. This boutique has plenty of items suited for Raya Shopping such as perfumes, makeup and of course, a wide variety of colourful tudungs and Baju kurungs. In addition to that, some notable brands you can find here include Huda Beauty, Naelofar Hijab, Mystical by Fazura as well as Kylie Lip Kit! Certainly, you can find all the essentials here for an ultimate retail therapy.
Address: No. 32 Nong Chik Riverside Commercial ,80200 Johor Bahru, Johor
Operating Hours: 11 AM – 8 PM (Tuesdays – Thursdays) | 11 AM – 9 PM (Fridays – Sundays) | Closed on Mondays
Known as Malaysia’s Exclusive Fashion Hub, Vendville was established in 2016. Housing various other fashion joints such as Ashh & Annas as well as Mumu Scarves, shopping here will leave you with plenty of options. Also, it’s undeniable that here at Vendville, your eyes will sparkle as each shop has vibrant coloured items on sale. Psst, we forgot to let you guys know that Vendville houses over 100 different retails and boutiques here. Definitely a place that you can’t afford to miss out while shopping for Raya essentials.
Address: Jalan Kolam Ayer 2, Kampung Mohd Amin, 80200 Johor Bahru, Johor
Operating Hours: 11 AM – 8 PM (Opens Daily)
6. Galeri Ariani
Next spot on this list is Galeri Ariani. This place is known for their premium scarf brand so what you get while shopping here is nothing less than vibrant, quality scarves. Also, as Galeri Ariani specialises in chic-looking scarves, they have branches in Klang Valley, Kedah and even Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. We’re lucky that Galeri Ariani has a branch here in JB for all of us to shop the Ariani Way.
Address: No. 17&19, Jalan Padi Emas 1/3, Bandar Baru Uda, 81200 Johor Bahru.
Operating Hours: 10 AM – 9 PM (Opens Daily)
7. Aeon Tebrau City
This next spot that’s perfect for Raya Shopping is Aeon Tebrau City. While you’re there pondering why this spot has made it into the list, be assured that it’s worthy this spot. This is because Aeon Tebrau City is said to be one of the largest mall in Malaysia as it has over 200 retail stores under one roof. There are shops such as Sephora, Bath & Body Works and plenty more for you to explore. Head over to Aeon Tebrau City to get your Raya Shopping done.
Address: No 1, Jalan Desa Tebrau Taman Desa Tebrau 81100 Johor Bahru,
Operating Hours: 10am – 10pm, (Sun to Thu) | 10am – 11pm (Fri & Sat)
This year’s CalaQisya’s collection called CalaRaya 2019 Collection includes even more colourful shawls and floral prints. That’s the way to go to make a statement this Raya. Also, colour coordinating our outfits is even more fun with CalaQisya as it is recommended to dress in different shades of the same colour. Now, Raya is certainly more vibrant and fun!
Address: 18 Jalan Padi Emas 1/5, 81200 Johor Bahru, Johor.
Operating Hours: 10 AM – 7 PM (Closed on Mondays)
9. Hers Boutique
In case you’re wondering where to shop Raya clothes for your little ones, don’t worry, Hers Boutique got you covered. We mean, how can we forget the little ones right? Here at Hers Boutique, aside from all you ladies getting to shop for Baju Raya, there are also options to cater to your children. Besides, there are hijab, shoes, the entire Baju Kurung as well as handbags for a complete Raya look. Time to strut your stuff!
Address: No.14, Jalan Padi Emas 1/5, Uda Business Center, 81200 Johor Bahru, Johor.
Operating Hours: 10.30 AM – 9 PM (Mondays to Thursdays) | 10 AM – 9.30 PM (Fridays to Sundays)
10. Ikea Tebrau
Last but not the very least spot for Raya shopping is IKEA Tebrau. This Swedish chain provides modern furnishings to complete our homes . Thus, needless for anymore elaboration, IKEA has got to be on your list for Raya essentials. If you’re not looking to refurbish your home, no worries, you can also get kitchenware and home appliances to bake Kuih Raya. Ready to splurge?
Address: 33, Jalan Harmonium 23/13, Taman Desa Tebrau, 81100 Johor Bahru, Johor.
Operating Hours: 10AM – 10PM (Sun to Thurs) | 10AM – 11PM (Fri to Sat and Eve & Public Holidays)
With that, we’ve come to an end of the 10 Best Spots In Johor for you to shop till you drop. It’s still not too late for more Raya Shopping. Selamat Hari Raya in advance, guys!