Singapore’s year-round sunny, tropical climate might be welcome for those who detest the cold. However, many of us face the familiar predicament of perspiring almost immediately when we step out of the shower. The fact is that the weather here dictates how we dress.
To stay cool and comfortable, it’s wise to choose fabrics that will work to mitigate the heat and humidity, not ones that trap even more heat. Of course, don’t throw out the latter garments – you still need them when the occasion arises.
Here are five types of fabrics to help you beat the heat, and five that won’t, so you can make more informed shopping choices: