With the recent mortgage and policy curbs in the Singapore property scene, we can expect reduction of space in our apartments, especially on the private property and Executive Condominium sides. With the constant downsizing of space, we need clever designs to make full use of the space in our homes. Of course, this does not […]Read more "Twin Effects ~ 10 Ideas for Double Duty Rooms"
Indoors and Outdoors are traditionally two very different spaces. Typically, the indoors are draped with soft and comfortable materials while the outdoors are “littered” with hard and weather resistant household items. There is of course, the laundry that space constrained cities such as Singapore would use outdoor spaces for. 🙂 The purpose for the two […]Read more "Indoors and Outdoors ~ Blending the Two Spaces"
High rise living is a common and an efficient way of life for the space-constrained city-state of Singapore. Luxury are translated vertically and often not, the higher it is, the more expensive the apartment is going to cost. Staying on the ground is the dream of many Singaporeans as land is limited and with such […]Read more "Gardens in the Sky ~ Landscaping for the High Rise"
The use of Mirrors to make your space bigger is a common practice amongst interior designers. Some will expertly place mirrors in a variety of positions and items. Some will simply place a mirror just because there is an empty piece of wall that nobody knew what to do with. Well, there are many places […]Read more "Mirror Mirror on the Wall ~ Extending your Space Visually"
We are into the last installments of the interesting new products that had been released a couple of months back during the show of the shows. I actually had more to share, but due to my work commitment, I could barely find time to blog. So, I have no choice but to cut short my […]Read more "Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2013 ~ Show of Shows Part IV"
Here is the 3rd installment of the great designs from this year’s Salone del Mobile 2013. Here is the G to L brands showcasing their latest designs to the world. Hug by Rossella Pugliatt for Giorgetti (Picture from Giorgetti Webpage) Wireframe Sofa by Industrial Facility for Herman Miller (Picture from Industrial Facility Webpage) Sparkle by […]Read more "Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2013 ~ Show of Shows Part III"
Today marks the opening of Essential Eames: A Herman Miller Exhibition at the ArtScience Museum. Well, it’s rare to see design exhibitions in Singapore, not to mention one that is dedicated to any designer. But Charles & Ray Eames are not the everyday designers that you see and hear. Their names and designs are renowned […]Read more "Essential Eames: A Herman Miller Exhibition ~ Travelling down the Masters’ Road"
The show continues here. Presenting my favourites from “D” to “F”. Wow there are so many interesting designs in this year’s Milan Fair and I think it will take ages for me to complete posting all of those that caught my eye. Nevertheless, all good things must share. 🙂 Hence, I am not going to […]Read more "Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2013 ~ Show of Shows Part II"
The Salone Internazionale del Mobile, or more commonly known as the Milan Fair to the English speaking world, had came and go in April 2013. Due to my overseas posting, I could not get the latest update out in time. To make up for not updating for the past 2 months, I will be picking […]Read more "Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2013 ~ Show of Shows Part I"
It’s the time of the year! It’s Christmas! This is a shopping season and everybody is in the mood to spend. Well, I did my fair share of contribution to the economy by spending a little on home accessories and a table lamp. 🙂 Christmas and home usually means decorating your home in the full […]Read more "Minimalist ~ White Christmas"