17 Jun 2021

Author: Audrey Simon

Homes

Soul of a home – Industrial Chic

This beautiful concrete and steel home has its living spaces filled with décor the owners collected from their travels around the world. It is a habit that when we travel, we usually end up buying souvenirs. Whether cheap or pricey, we collect them as a…

Decor Hacks

Home sweet home office

By AFP Relaxnews with additional text from Audrey Simon As more and more countries return to lockdowns or stay-at-home orders, authorities worldwide are encouraging people to work from home. Here’s a selection of items that will help you work comfortably and efficiently. A quiet cabin…

Personalities

The global citizen

Rudy Taslim’s design strength lies in his multi-disciplinary approach to his projects and his dedication to helping the marginalised communities around the world. Architect Rudy Taslim has caught the attention of his peers and the media with his multi-disciplinary integrative approaches, innovative ideas as well…

Personalities

The making of things

Robert Cheng, the founder and design director of Brewin Design Office, reveals his design philosophy — to continue the integrity in design It has been four years since we last interviewed interior designer Robert Cheng and during our chat, he quickly brought us up to…

Personalities

From the runway to the home

Priscilla Ong-Shunmugam launches a rattan furniture collection handmade by artisans in Malaysia who uses very traditional Southeast Asian material Priscilla Ong-Shunmugam had always harboured dreams of becoming a fashion designer. After reading law at the National University of Singapore, she decided to pursue her love…

Home Essentials

Mix & match

Pics by Space Furniture Designed by Mario Bellini in 1970 the Camaleonda modular sofa has consistently been featured in most international design museums and in the film-sets that have defined the collective imagination. For 50 years, it has been an object that is loved by…

Home Essentials

Crystal clear

Award-winning British interior designer Katherine Pooley curates a stunning ‘Rock Crystal’ collection, featuring accents of rock crystal, gypsum and quartz, for a touch of raw beauty that will bring both elegance and refinement to any home. Known for her landmark commercial and residential properties around…

Home Essentials

Dressing Tables

Photography: Audrey Corregan Studio des Fleurs Hermès pays homage to nature with tableware designs that are in all shades of green from mint sage and celadon. Illustrations of flora and fauna are injected with bright shades of fuchsia, coral and garnet. Let your imagination run…

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Home Essentials

Objects of beauty

Give your home a stylish lift with these everyday objects by Cartier such as a notebook and pencil for writing, a rattle for the baby, a game of solitaire to play, a vase for decoration, and more. Since 1880, Cartier was interested in everyday objects,…

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