Filipina Maid Asked to Queue Overnight for H& M Clothes

AsiaOne reports that a 25-year old female Singaporean student asked her Filipina maid  to queue overnight in a bid to get her hands on pieces from the latest Versace for H&M collection.

Lianhe Wanbao reported that the Filipino maid, who declined to be named, began to queue from 2pm a day before the collection was unveiled at the Orchard Road store.

She said her employer had given her a shopping list which stated the desired items and sizes, and handed her S$2,000 in cash to make the purchases. She also said she did not mind doing this for her employer, who was in the midst of preparing for her exams asked her maid to queue overnight on her behalf.

The Chinese evening daily reported that there were at least three maids in the queue since yesterday afternoon. Shoppers have been queuing to buy the Donatella Versace x H&M collection since yesterday afternoon. The launch of the collection was today.

Read the original report here: http://news.asiaone.com/News/AsiaOne%2BNews/Singapore/Story/A1Story20111117-311249.html

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