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From GastroPub experiences to Carnivore treats; From Holiday Cheer onstage to inspiring Dance to hilarious Comedy… Plus Lombok Escapes, Maserati test drives, ‘Bliss Out’ music & yoga extravaganza, Art, Culture, & Fashion opening nights… all complimentary for SC Members!

Wondering what to give that busy colleague/friend/client/partner who already ‘has it all?’
Join or Gift the Membership now, SC’s Holiday Package includes complimentary Spanish Sunday Brunches, Chic Cooking Experiences, Facials & Mani/Pedi on Orchard, Massages, & more!
When you gift SC, you can gift the 3 Extra Perks as well, or keep them and treat yourself!

Do head out this week to check out some of our Restaurant Partners, where SC Members enjoy 30% off the table bill, including alcohol & brunches

Survival Chic (SC) Selects ‘Weekly Complimentary & VIP Invitations, 7 - 15 December 2015
SC Holiday Package - Wine..Dine..Unwind..
Gift the 1-year SC Dining Program for the Holidays: In addition to the 30% off at 50 Top Restaurants, enjoy not 1 but 3 additional ‘Welcome Perks’ (Limited, email us to reserve yours!):

Perk 1) Foodie Delights: Pair of scrumptious Sunday Brunches at leafy, Spanish-inspired UNA OR evening for 2 at chic, funky new state-of the-art cooking studio CulinaryOn

Perk 2) Beauty & Relaxation: Complimentary Mani/Pedi or Rejuvenating Facial at Renaza OR Relaxing Head Massage or Natural Facial Treatment at Flare Wellness.

Perk 3) Arts & Events: Invitation to the guest-list only Private View Event at Affordable Art Fair, Spring edition
Foodie Delights (Extra Perk #1 of the SC Holiday Package):
Option 1) CulinaryOn - Complimentary evening ‘Aperitivo & Pasta’ Show classes for 2 (weekly until 25 February): Ready to prepare, and savor - your own culinary creations? CulinaryOn, the largest and most modern cooking studio in Europe and Asia, is now open in Singapore! Learn to prepare tantalizing dishes that you can enjoy, and then recreate at home.  You will be led by a professional chef, acknowledged as a star in Singapore and abroad, who keeps the evening both educational and highly entertaining, in a funky, brand new, state-of-the-art space, in the heart of the CBD. @ CulinaryOn, Complimentary Tickets to one of the weekly Aperitivo & Pasta show classes, (worth $276), included in the SC Holiday Package! Join or Gift SC here in less than 1 minute, to enjoy all 3 Holiday Perks!
Option 2) UNA & the flavors of Spain - Complimentary pair of Sunday Brunches (weekly until 21 February): Travel to Spain for a lazy, decadent Sunday, with the chance to savor fresh authentic tapas & scrumptious items from the grill, all in a chill, stylish al fresco setting, at their “Cozy up Sunday” brunches! The chef uses only the freshest seasonal ingredients, bursting with robust flavours from Spain and Europe. Don’t miss their outstanding range of Sherries, Signature cocktails and premium wines… to compliment the scrumptious dishes! @ UNA, Complimentary pair of Sunday brunches (worth $192++), included in the SC Holiday Package! Join or Gift SC here in less than 1 minute, to enjoy all 3 Holiday Perks!
Beauty & Relaxation (Extra Perk #2 of the SC Holiday Package):
Option 1) Renaza - Complimentary Mani/Pedi or Rejuvenating Facial (until 30 March): Renaza, which means “reborn” in Spanish, takes the concept of a wellness centre to a new level by integrating the best innovative technology from around the world. At convenient, chic, & classy locations around Singapore, the treatments are performed by a team of highly trained aestheticians and address both the inner and outer needs of the body. Health and beauty are intertwined for you to leave refreshed in body and spirit. A true respite from the demands of a hectic schedule! @ Renaza. Complimentary Cell Rejuvenation Facial (worth $130) OR Classic Manicure + Express Pedicure included in the SC Holiday Package! Join or Gift SC here in less than 1 minute, to enjoy all 3 Holiday Perks!
Option 2) Flare Wellness - Relaxing Head Massage or Natural Facial Treatment (until 30 March): Stress level been way too high on body and mind? Need a little pampering? Treat yourself with a relaxing and rejuvenating experience! Flare Wellness is an Organic Beauty Salon offering 100% natural ingredient treatments, to bring a new array of beauty delight and pampering to Singapore. The facials use prime organic products, while the special head massage will transport you to pure bliss… it’s high time to treat yourself. @ Flare Wellness, Complimentary JOIK Natural Facial Treatment (worth $98) OR a Indian Head Massage (worth $48) included in the SC Holiday Package! Join or Gift SC here in less than 1 minute, to enjoy all 3 Holiday Perks!
Arts & Events (Extra Perk #3 of the SC Holiday Package):
Affordable Art Fair Spring Edition 2016 (22-24 April) - Invitations to the Private View: The Affordable Art Fair returns to Singapore, to continue to delight SC Art Lovers! The Autumn edition welcomed over 85 local and international galleries, showcasing original contemporary work from more than 600 artists, all priced between $100 and $10,000 - and the Spring edition will continue to up the artistic ante! Regardless of whether you’re a seasoned collector or a new art enthusiast, we invite you to explore, ask questions, fall in love, and ultimately, take art home! With Affordable Art Fair. Complimentary Pair of invites to the Private View as part of the SC Holiday Package. Join or Gift SC here in less than 1 minute, to enjoy all 3 Holiday Perks!
Exclusive SC Birthday Perks - December

For SC Members born in December - Complimentary bubbly at SC Partner Luxe (Until 31 December): Grab a date or a lucky friend, and head over to new member favorite Luxe - with its excellent atmosphere and its original form of comfort food, where fresh tropical ingredients and regional produce come together beautifully on the plate, on funky Keong Saik Road. Come celebrate your birthday month in style, where casual meets chic! @ SC Partner Luxe, simply make a reservation, and flash your SC Card, as well as a valid ID confirming your December birthday, to enjoy 2 complimentary glasses of prosecco - 1 for you, 1 for a guest. When  you dine at Luxe - Birthday or not ;) - SC Members enjoy 30% off the entire table bill, including alcohol! (#38 on your SC Card)

SC Ambassador Rewards
Recommend SC to a friend or colleague, and when they become an SC Member, you enjoy a complimentary bottle of bubbly, worth $90, at classy Senso on Club Street (No Conditions), as well as additional special invitations throughout the year. 

Email us for more info on the 
SC Ambassador Program. 

‘Bliss Out’ Singapore - disengage, escape, and unwind with music, yoga, and much more! (12 December): Bliss-Out is Singapore’s first mega event that combines yoga and music in one spectacular night, bringing together the finest in the yoga and music scenes for a truly memorable out-of-this-world experience. Kick off your evening with two yoga sessions by renowned festival instructor, Sianna Sherman and our Official Yoga Studio, Space & Light Yoga. End your day in Bliss with the spellbinding tunes of indie electronic band, The Naked And Famous and local artiste, iNCH. At Bliss-Out, we invite you to disengage with your world and escape into the new reality. End the year in bliss! With Bliss Out @ The Meadow at Gardens By the Bay, 5-11PM (doors open from 4PM). Complimentary pair of tickets (worth $220) for 2 lucky SC Members & Ambassadors to RSVP to SC. More info & ticketing here.
Ace Drive - petal to the metal in the world’s most luxurious cars - Complimentary Ride for SC (until 15 January): SC Members, adrenaline addicts and speed lovers, buckle-up! Tired of the humdrum decisions of daily life? The hardest choice you make this week is choosing between a Maserati Gran Turismo or Porche 911 Cabriolet with Ace Drive’s “Fun Ride”! On top of these fab options, you get to choose if you want to drive or be driven! Complimentary “Fun Ride” (worth $400) for 1 lucky SC Ambassador to RSVP to SC. With Ace Drive. More info here.
Imaj Private Villas in idyllic Lombok - Complimentary 3-night stay for SC (until 30 June): Set against the beautiful backdrop of Senggigi's coast and breathtaking views of the mountains, Imaj Private Villas offers guests unparalleled relaxation and tranquility. With 4 villas, each with its own private pool, or 3 suites around a lagoon pool and deck, Imaj Private Villas caters perfectly for couples, families or groups of friends. For a rustic-luxe break from reality and divine tranquility, this is your getaway spot! @ Imaj Private VillasComplimentary 3 night stay for up to 6 people (worth $990) for the top SC Ambassador to RSVP to SC. Booking here.
SC Restaurant Partner News
Quick update: SKIRT & other SC Restaurant Partner News: These are the last weeks to try SC Partner SKIRT (#6 on your SC Card) so if you haven’t had a chance to make it out one of Singapore’s boldest grills, do take this chance, since it will be removed from the SC Program on 14 December. We will be replacing SKIRT with a Restaurant off the SC Partner Waiting List very shortly… watch this space, and get hungry! Current Restaurant List here.
Congratulations to SC Partner Alkaff Mansion Ristorante - 'Most Romantic' winner: Characterised by its stunning colonial architecture, Alkaff is a (very conveniently located) escape from the city, surrounded by tranquil greeneries and overlooking the unending pastures of a 19-hectare park. The chef and experienced team serve up authentic Italian fare amidst the soothing atmosphere of a European-style setting, which also features a full bar and a fine selection of wines from Italy, France and other regions. No wonder that Alkaff has recently been voted “Most Romantic” restaurant of the year in Reader Choice awards of SC Affiliate Partner Chope! @ SC Partner Alkaff Mansion Ristorante SC Members enjoy 30% off the table bill, including alcohol, every day! (#23 on your SC Card)
SC Partner Sacha & Sons named ‘New Restaurant of the Year’!: Bringing the authentic recipes, tastes and textures of New York’s iconic delis to the heart of Singapore, this family-run restaurant is the best in town for American food addicts, sandwich fiends, and casual brunchers. Grab friends or family for a culinary delight that includes a favorites from corned beef and roast beef to smoked pastrami; from latkes to bagels, plus handmade soda, and beyond… All this in a contemporary, yet stylish setting where you can satisfy your cravings for Big Apple-style grub. With the rave reviews we keep hearing from SC Members, it’s no wonder that they’ve just been voted New Restaurant of the Year in Reader Choice awards of SC Affiliate Partner Chope! @ SC Partner Sacha & Sons, SC Members enjoy 30% off the table bill, including alcohol, every day! (#11 on your SC Card)
L’Entrecote Steak & Fries Duxton Hill - Champagne & Foie Gras indulgence: Craving a simple, juicy steak? Look no further! Carnivores, this is your (Duxton Hill) temple… a Parisian bistro concept first established some eighty years ago. Although there are 7 typically French appetizers and 15 desserts, the only main course is a generous portion of mouthwatering entrecôte steak, cooked to your liking with secret sauce, unlimited crispy golden fries and fresh walnut salad. They’ve got several festive menus on (including Beef Wellington if you order ahead), and in case you want to bring the holiday season to you, indulge yourself & your guests with their Festive Take away that includes 2 bottles of champagne, or 1 magnum of champagne, +250g of homemade Foie Gras, at only 158++. In case you can’t enjoy this special offer, @ SC Partner L'Entrecote Steak & Fries Duxton Hill, SC Members enjoy 30% off the table bill, including alcohol, every day! (#46 on your SC Card) Info on all L'Entrecote outlets here! (Please note that only Duxton Hill Steak & Fries, not the Annex, is an SC Restaurant Partner)
Other Epicurean Delights

While they aren’t current SC Restaurant Partners, we do believe these dining experiences have something special… and are worth checking out!
Mr Punch Public House: GastroPub gone Retro - Complimentary Sets for SC Members (Until 31 December): Decorated with vintage furnishings, this retro-inspired hotspot is home to a quirky, cool vibe - with food that is just as unique. From the Iberico Presa to the Paella Catalana, the food is fresh, flavorful, and funky, and there are also shareable options, from Charred Squid with Tobiko and Salmon Roulade coated in crushed tosaka nori, plus an inspired selection of beers and crazy cocktail concoctions like the Signature Sangria… @Mr Punch Public House, Complimentary Punch & Munch Set (worth $122) for 3 festive SC Foodies to RSVP to SC, and Special price for additional SC Members to RSVP!
Meat n’ Chill - a must for the SC Meat-lovers - Complimentary Lunches for SC Members! (Until 31 December): Seeking a relaxing moment in a laid-back venue, with serious grub? So that the kitchen can focus on dishing out meaty classics, there are no frills here - but there IS an impressive wine list! A carnivore’s dream come true, the menu features signature BBQ Pork Ribs, a tender, juicy Red Neck Soo-veed Ribeye Steak, not to mention some down-home, comfort lovin' sides like Mum’s Mac n’ Cheese, the Cubano Sandwich, southern biscuits, and Homemade Fudgy Brownies! @ Meat n’ Chill, 2 Complimentary Lunch Specials for the first 5 SC Carnivores to RSVP to SC! More info & booking here
SC Pampering

Kim Robinson - Complimentary cleanse, cut and finish (until 7 January): One of the world’s most respected and sought after stylists, Kim Robinson, began his enduring love affair with Asian beauty more than 30 years ago. Kim Robinson embodies his passion and vision, and is the epitome of luxury, unequalled service and cutting-edge innovation. The finished look is one of modern, refined beauty with effortless cleanse-and-go ease which lasts long after leaving the studio. @ Kim Robinson, Sunday-Thursday, during opening hours. Applicable only for first-time clients. Complimentary cut, cleanse and finish & special perk (worth $138) for 10 lovely SC Members to RSVP to SC. More info & booking here.

Get Gorgeous for the holidays with Privé Aesthetics - complimentary ‘Elite Eyes’ for SC (until 30 March): A one-stop medical aesthetics centre catering to your skin, face and body needs, this state-of-the art studio is equipped with advanced, clinically proven techniques and uses only medical-grade products, for safe and effective treatments designed by medi-aesthetics experts and doctors. The non-invasive programmes help to unlock true beauty, from inside out. The ‘Elite Eyes’ treatment uses radiofrequency energy to smooth wrinkles, reduce under eye bags, lighten dark circles and tighten the skin around the eyes by boosting collagen production, making eyes tired by stress, age or climate brighter, rejuvenated, and more alert. @ Privé Aesthetics, Complimentary ‘Elite Eyes’ Treatment (worth $321) for 5 lovely SC ladies to RSVP to SC. More info & booking here.

SC Shows & Entertainment

The Comedy Club Asia ‘Devilish December Show’ (9-12 December) - Complimentary tickets for SC (11 December): Between work, travel, and upcoming holidays, December is one of those months when stress level mounts, and a good laugh is all the more important! Relax, unwind, and get silly with the Comedy Club’s presents our final International Show of the year, featuring 3 spectacular headliners from AUS and NYC! Andrew Schulz (NYC), Akaash Singh (NYC) and Ro Campbell (AUS/UK) will be doing their full sets, accompanied by a local host, so grab friends, colleagues, or a fun date, and get ready for a hilarious evening in a funky central venue! With The Comedy Club Asia @ Various Venues, 8PM. Complimentary pair of tickets (worth $100) on 11 December at Barber Shop by Tiimbre for 5 SC Comedy-Lovers to RSVP to SC. More info & ticketing here.

‘Dear Santa’ -  the UK’s most popular family Christmas production comes to Singapore Complimentary tickets for SC (12 December): Direct from the UK, Dear Santa is the perfect family Christmas production! The story is based around a child who writes to Santa for a special Christmas present… and what happens next. Rod Campbell, author of Dear Zoo, brings the magic of Christmas to life. Suitable for children from 2 years old and up, this show consists of only one act and includes audience participation. After the show, the kids may even get a chance to meet Santa.  Dear Santa is the most popular UK touring family Christmas production since 2012. With Diva Productions @SOTA Drama Theatre, 11AM, 2PM, and 5PM, Saturday 12 & Sunday 13 December. Complimentary pair of tickets (worth $96) for 3 SC families to RSVP to SC. RSVP for 12 December here. More info & ticketing here.

Beatles Tribute Band ‘The Day Trippers’ - at Timbre (29 December): This unique 5 piece tribute band, accompanied by a solid rhythm section, will perform all the Beatles hits as well as more obscure songs, in a specially curated 90 minute performance. Expect to sit back and get back to the wonderful memories and sounds of the 60s and 70s. @ Barber Shop by Timbre, 8h30PM, Free entry with 1 drink purchase. More info here.

Maya Dance Theatre -KA- Complimentary tickets for Survival Chic (15 & 16 January): Shahrin Johry, one oc the stars of the Singapore Dance world, presents -KA- (Knowledge Possesses the Soul of Man) - with Maya Dance Theatre. The work pays homage to the quest of seeking knowledge and a presentation dedicated to his teachers and mentor, Kavitha Krishnan, whom he will be dancing with in this production. Winner of a major competition organized by the National Arts Council and Frontier Danceland. Shahrin has performed and presented his choreography in many local and international festivals and productions, and recently received numerous accolades from critics. This much-awaited performance will be not to miss. With Maya Dance Theatre @ Drama Centre Black Box, 15 January, 8.30pm and 16 January 2016, 4pm and 8.30pm. Complimentary pairs tickets (worth $56) for 5 lucky SC Arts & Culture lovers to RSVP to SC. More info & ticketing here.
SC Arts, Culture & Fashion
Killari - bubbly evening & Resort Collection launch (9 December): From Madagascar for exotic colourful ocean jaspers to Mexico for turquoise, to Brazil for amethysts and citrines and Myanmar for Maw Sit Sits, every piece of gemstone from Killari tells a rich story. Chicsters and fashionistas, don’t miss this evening (with bubbles!) With Killari, in Central Singapore, 5-8PM. Free with invite; RSVP to SC.
Encounter with Poetry - East meets West (10 December): Two poets from distinctly different backgrounds share their take on the literary “world town”. Join this discussion featuring Asian poet Nicholas Wong and Vietnamese American poet Cathy Linh Che. @ The Arts House, 7h30PM, Free admission with registration required. More info & Registration here.
Solo exhibition - Resplendent Nature - Opening Night (11 December): Lovers of art and the natural world will delight in this enchanting exhibition, showcasing this acclaimed Chinese artist’s oil paintings, which display his affection for Singapore’s surprising landscape. In Central Singapore, 6h30PM, Free with limited invite: RSVP to SC.
All Walks of Life - Charity Event - Opening Night (13 December): This inspiring exhibition, in perfect timing for the holidays and the true holiday spirit, showcases artists from all walks of life! Paintings of various themes and mediums will be exhibited, including emerging stars, to raise money for Assisi Hospice. @ My Art Space, 7-9PM, Free with invite.
SC Tip
Helpling - the perfect (professional!) cleaner at last: Don’t want to spend your precious time cleaning during the busy holiday season, but not ready to bother with a live-in helper? Book a legal, professionally-trained cleaner today, carefully selected for you and for your home. Now you can head out to enjoy the day, and return to your perfectly-cleaned home, with none of the stress or hassle in between. With Helpling. More information and booking here.
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(Includes Complimentary Sunday Spanish Brunches, classy Cooking Experience, Mani/pedi, Facials, Massage, plus Invitations to a Private View event!)

All SC Members also get 30% off at 50+ Top Restaurants, including alcohol & guests.
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