It’s common knowledge that online shopping is one of our favourite national pastimes. However, over the last few years, it has transcended leisure to become a sport amongst hypebeasts, collectors, and bots as they battle it out for the latest limited-edition streetwear drops and designer collabs. There’s no better event to witness this growing street culture movement in Singapore than at Culture Cartel. Taking place from 6 to 8 December 2019, the convention will feature the hottest labels and some of the most sought-after objects across fashion, sneakers, and toys alongside insightful dialogues with the industry’s thought leaders. Here, Mandeep Chopra, founder of sneaker retailer Limited Edt and one of the key proponents of Culture Cartel, lets us in on a few of his most essential and desirable items at the moment.