Do you often face the paradox of getting a beautiful Swivel Armchair or a comfortable Chaise Lounge, but do not have the space for both of them? I do. In land scarce Singapore, our apartments are never big in comparison to landed houses of large countries. Of course, there are the rich in Singapore who […]Read more "Dodo ~ Cassina’s Transformer"
Proof Living Singapore is having a warehouse sale this weekend for 2 days only. With discounts up to 75%, how could I not take a look? The only gripe I have is that the warehouse is located in the far west while I leave in the far east of Singapore. So, basically, I went from […]Read more "Proof Living Warehouse Sale 2012"
Modern Classics are timeless pieces designed in the mid-century period by Masters recognized today as legends. To many fans of Modern Classics, products designed by these highly revered Masters could not be equaled, let alone being surpassed. Many manufacturers don’t even attempt this feat. Many chose reinterpretations of Modern Classics, taking design cues from these […]Read more "Harmony ~ Peace in Chaos and Order"
This, is definitely not minimalist, I hear some say. This has to be contemporary or even a reinterpretation of traditional stuff. It’s visual bulk, the resultant of short legs and thick cushion, leaves most of us with little hope that it can be part of a Minimalist Home. The chair in this post was probably […]Read more "Thomas ~ Mr. Comfortable"
I used to associate wood based chairs with traditional, classic designs. Even wood based modern classics looks, well, like a classic. Except that, they are timeless. The truth is, wood based chairs do have a place in contemporary designs and they are mostly found either in upholstered traditionally inspired contemporaries or they are stripped off […]Read more "Wooden Chair ~ One Simple, Many Complex"
I first came across the Poltrona Frau Larus Chaise Lounge 6 years ago in a local magazine that talks all about style and design. I recalled that I was in the infancy of exposure to designer furnishing and was still under the impression that a chair cost less than SGD$100 and a Chaise Lounge should […]Read more "Larus ~ Massaging Chaise"
I love plastic chairs for simple reasons. They are able to weather all sorts of harsh punishments from the environment simply by adding UV absorbing additives. This is especially important for tropical countries like Singapore where there are only sunshine and rain. Another reason why polypropylene chairs are attractive to me is that they are […]Read more "Clover ~ Lucky Sculpture, Lucky Chair"