The (unofficial) Tan Boon Liat Building furniture store directory

It seems like Tan Boon Liat Building has a great collection of furniture stores, so I thought to compile a list for would-be furniture hunters. After all, it’s not the most easy to get to building (not until the new MRT station is up anyway), and I know what it’s like to miss a store…

Yay for another new store: CB2 in Singapore

It’s like the younger sibling of Crate & Barrel I think.  As usual I prowled through the CB2 site (ships to Singapore by the way!) and shortlisted these eye candy below. Just too bad I need another house before I can seriously consider which ones to get. Pretty sure CB2 Singapore will update its Facebook, so…

Places to buy industrial themed furniture

Following my earlier post on industrial themed renovations, thought I’ll follow-up with a list of places to shop for furniture that that can fit the theme. Thought that some of the stores from my earlier vintage themed furniture list can be used too, cos some items that look recycled /have a distressed look can suit…

Inspirations: Industrial themed apartments

It makes sense that the industrial theme is so popular amongst Singaporeans – just have a look at this HDB renovation ‘guideline’: “Embedding of wiring (house in metal/high impact PVC conduit) in RC slab, beam, column, wall and in wall plaster or other finishes is not allowed“. Since around 85% of Singaporeans stay in HDB…