A Side Of Retro: A contemporary update on retro style, this sideboard from Artful House is a chic and functional piece. Its Peranakan shophouse-inspired motifs are understated yet incredibly detailed – a design that will easily fit into a contemporary home. It has a solid oak frame that rests on retro metal legs. Visit www.artful-house.com
This sideboard is available from $1,850 at Artful House, #08-04 Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Road, tel: 8112-6127.
Style Made Easy:
Choose from over 20 designs of ready-to-hang feature walls by interior design firm Athena Concepts. Sure to be the highlight of your living space, styles include the Artsy (pictured right, bottom) with shelves, and Simplitastic (right, top) which features layered shapes for a contemporary look. They take only a week to produce and about half an hour to hang up, for an average-size design. Visit www.athenaconcepts.com.sg.
The Simplitastic FW-SI-004 retails for $599, and the Artsy FW-AS-002-A retails for $1,888, at Athena Concepts, #05-23, Block 115A Commonwealth Drive, tel: 6476-6950.
Stylis hand Functional:
One item, two functions – that’s the Muffin for you! Designed by Italian designer label Bonaldo, the Muffin can be a coffee table or a stool. This stylish, multifunctional piece has a polyethylene frame that comes in matte white, green, as well as bronze. Shoppers can choose from two types of tops – white or grey-painted metal. Visit www.xzqt.com.sg.
The Muffin by Bonaldo is priced at $418. Find it at XZQT, #01-14/15 Triple One Somerset, tel: 6238-8233.