Intense, vibrant, and rich, jewel tones easily impart a sense of understated luxury into any space. Paired with darker materials like black Negro Marquina marble, these effortlessly chic colors pop with ease, drawing the eye and lending an air of colorful sophistication that is in vogue for any modern, fashionable home.
1. Galena velvet upholstery fabric in rust, from Spotlight
2. Mexican poncho diamond in teal/mustard fabric, from Spotlight
3. Casadeco Panama collection, from Goodrich
4. Trullo centerpiece, from Kartell
5. Ridley’s Games Room poker set, from Gudang
6. Chilewich Glow Indigo placemat, from Gudang
7. Chilewich Float Guava placemat, from Gudang 8. Dekton Kira, from Cosentino
DIAMONDS ARE A GIRL’S BEST FRIEND
Once again popularised in the season’s patterns and prints, repeating diamonds in jewel tones serve quite well to brighten up any neutral space. Pair larger prints with smaller prints for some contrast, and don’t forget to play off all that color against a lighter backdrop and flat-color furnishings and accessories.
1. Crystal palace clock, from Kartell
2. Ridley’s Games Room dominoes and backgammon set, from Gudang
3. Roy stool, from Kartell
4. Marlo brushed velvet upholstery fabric in mustard, from Spotlight
5. Linen look poly multicolor herringbone fabric, from Spotlight
6. Designers Guild Christian Lacroix Mascarade Arlequin pillow, from Janine
7. Dekton Nilium, from Cosentino
THE BALANCE OF CAMP AND CLASS
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THE NEW KENZO
Kenzo Takada, who retired from fashion more than 20 years ago, is now channelling his creative juices into styling homes and interior design. Despite the change, the 80-year-old innovator, who remains rooted in his design philosophy, discusses his legacy and the recurring Japanese influences on his bodies of work.
Despite its odd layout, this homeowner managed to incorporate all his family’s needs and achieve a luxurious look, too.
THE ART OF LEATHER CRAFTSMANSHIP
Expert in the leather business, Franco di Fonzo shares more about Frag’s legacy and the future of the furniture industry.
Understated and classy interiors set the backdrop for this home with its collection of iconic designer furniture. Finds out more about its design strategies.
FUN AND PLAY
Playful touches within this spacious apartment stimulate the imagination. Take the personal tour.
STYLING A KITCHEN: TRADITIONAL VS MODERN AESTHETICS
Standardised designs or aesthetics are no longer applicable to the modern kitchen. However, creating a stylish one that suits your personality is not an impossible task, especially with the availability of different worktop materials, kitchen systems, and furnishings available in the market today! Transform larger or small and compact kitchens into a stylish one with intimate cosy cottage vibes while giving a contemporary spin to the traditional French look!
Food is the window to the soul, and few understand few understand that as well as these amazing women who have thrived and built a reputation for themselves in the industry. They share their journey with us, what drives their passion for food, and reveal the intricate web that ties food to family.
Good design and communication was key to Greyson Tan’s comprehensive handling of this design and project.
DIVIDE AND CONQUER
Bong Joon Ho’s Oscar-winning thriller Parasite masterfully portrays the striking differences between the lives of those who have, and those who have not.
Head Out Of 2019 With An Epic New Year Bash!
Head out of 2019 with an epic New Year bash!
GudangAda raises $100 million of Series B
GudangAda, a B2B ecommerce platform, announced raising a $100 million series B, with Asia Partners and Falcon Edge leading the funding. Existing investors such as Sequoia Capital India, Alpha JWC Ventures, and Wavemaker Partners also participated in this oversubscribed round which exceeded the initial target of $75 million. This brings GudangAda's total raised funding to $135 million.
Silestone's New Collection Is Inspired By Industrial Spaces
Silestone’s new collection is inspired by industrial spaces, helping you create the chic and hard-wearing look with ease
The Business Connector
GudangAda aims to bridge the technology gap across Indonesia’s FMCG supply chain by digitizing transactions between traders.
DESIGN FOCUS KITCHENS
The kitchen is slowly beginning to take its rightful place at the heart of the home. This month’s Design Focus explores the trends, products and materials that are propelling kitchen design to the forefront, while showcasing projects that highlight its position within the home.
COSENTINO'S MAGICAL WEDDING PROPOSAL
He’s a famous illusionist – and the incurable romantic knows all about the magic of love
DESIGNING A LEGACY
Eduardo Cosentino of Cosentino Group talks taking over the family business, embracing a global market as well as leaving behind a legacy for the next generation.
Luxury For Less
CREATE A SPACE WITH CHAMPAGNE APPEAL ON A LEMONADE BUDGET WITH THESE EXPERT DESIGNER INSIGHTS
Empowering The End Customer
Be it meeting the ever changing expectations of customers or offering him the best service possible, the panel coincided on the fact that customer is in the driver’s seat and success of any business lies surely in empowering his customer.