Itâ€™s the start of a brand new year and also the perfect time for a round-up of home trends and ideas from 2018. Here are the most popular homes that you were swooning over!
1. Light wood hues, a dining bench, a platform and half-hacked kitchen wall? No wonder this was a crowd favourite! This Japanese, ryokan-inspired interior, with its serene atmosphere, checks all the right boxes when it comes to style and function.
Interior Firm: Weiken.com
2. A great way to visually segment an open concept space without being too intrusive, platforms are a stylish addition to your home. In the kitchen, an island counter that doubles as a dining area helps to save space while creating a more open interior.
Interior Firm: Posh Living
3. Decked from head-to-toe in a luxurious palette of cream, taupe, white, and gold, this homeâ€™s stylish outlook is truly #goals.. Go further in and youâ€™ll also discover a generous walk-in wardrobe that is every fashionistaâ€™s dream.
Interior Firm: Anhans Interior Deisgn
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1. This bedroomâ€™s dark, moody theme, accentuated with the right ambient lighting, sets a warm and cosy atmosphere that we could all use a bit of. Packed with storage solutions such as a platform and built-in floor-to-ceiling wardrobe, itâ€™s no wonder this roomâ€™s smart design is liked by many.
Interior Firm: Posh Home
2. Oozing masculine charm, dark designs are becoming more popular than ever! To get a similar look, opt for stone tiles and black fittings.
Interior Firm: Mr Shopper Studio
3. This kitchen owes its striking look to the use of matte-black laminates that perfectly contrast with natural wood tones. Those dark, stone-look tiles are also a perfect match with the kitchenâ€™s lightwood carpentry.
Interior Firm: Bowerman
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1. The monochrome theme is a timeless classic. This resale HDB flatâ€™s clean aesthetic is a perfect example of stylish, black-and-white decor. Donâ€™t forget to include a dash of indoor greenery to liven up that mono palette.
Interior Firm: Third Avenue Studio
2. Flushed with natural light and free of clutter, this apartmentâ€™s inviting Scandinavian-inspired look is a breath of fresh air. Marrying light wood hues and pristine white surfaces, this house is a perfect retreat after a long day at work.
Interior Firm: Lemonfridge
3. Sliding partitions keep open-concept home layouts flexible, and are perfect for when you need a bit of privacy! Taking the place of a feature wall is a (pocket-friendly) graphics display that adds a pop of colour to the surroundings.
Interior Firm: Style Living Interior
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1. How to Fit a Walk-in Wardrobe (in Your Tiny HDB)
Interior Firm: U & Me Interior
No matter how small your HDB flat is – there is always room to spice things up.
2. 10 Homes That Show Why 4-Room HDBs Arenâ€™t Boring at All
Interior Firm: Charlotteâ€™s Carpentry
3. Say What? 10 Amazing Renovations That Cost $30,000 or Less
Interior Firm: Carpenters åŒ
Our Top Interior Trends for 20181. Go Dark
The key to pulling off a dark themed home? Make sure to go for reflective surfaces that allow light to bounce off and brighten up the surroundings.
Interior Firm: Habit
2. Coastal Vibes
Thanks to its clean white-washed interior and eclectic mix of wood furnishings get ready for the holidays feels all year round. Lastly, donâ€™t forget to add a natural touch with some potted greens!
Interior Firm: Third Avenue Studio
Japanese-inspired spaces are a hit with Singaporean homeowners. With its minimalist appeal and fuss-free aesthetic, the ever-popular MUJI style easily dominated homes in 2018.
Interior Firm: D5 Studio
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