10 Ways to Decorate your Home for Mindful Living

With all the go-go-go attitude around us, we all need a moment to breathe.  Burnout is on the rise; and with lifestyles and economies changing so rapidly, many of us can’t help but feel that we need some tiny breathing room.  Our homes are supposed to be our stress-free sanctuaries. But with lockdown, quarantines and WFH situations, this precious space is also contributing to anxiety. … Continue reading 10 Ways to Decorate your Home for Mindful Living

Designing Workplaces that Support Mental Health

When 2020 happened, no one had any idea how to go about it.  It upended our lives in almost every way possible. Transformed our life and habits. Skyrocketed the concept of work-from-home and virtual meetings. Tested our mental health and wellbeing. And, basically, asked everyone what is important in our lives and what makes us happy.  Today, more than two years in, as things slowly … Continue reading Designing Workplaces that Support Mental Health

6 Reasons Why a Walk in Green Spaces will Make You Happier

It’s true. This is a real thing.  Take a moment. Think about your city. How developed is your city? Does it have towering skyscrapers? Is it all cement, glass and concrete? Or does it have an abundance of urban green spaces? If you’ve answered ‘yes’, specifically to the last question, then you’re lucky.  Even more so if it’s near your home.  A recent study said … Continue reading 6 Reasons Why a Walk in Green Spaces will Make You Happier

12 Lush Indoor Plants to Freshen Up and Decorate Your Home

Are you looking to liven up your space a bit? We spend around 90% of our time indoors. Our homes and spaces need to be our private sanctuaries where we can relax and do things we love.  One sure way to breathe life into any space, rejuvenate and make it homey is with indoor plants. Not only do plants serve as a great aesthetic, but … Continue reading 12 Lush Indoor Plants to Freshen Up and Decorate Your Home

TROPICAL Interiors: What Is It and How to Do it at Home

Get summer vibes all year round with the Tropical interior design style!  It’s calm, rejuvenating, and a lot of fun as it combines all there is to love with nature in the confines of our homes. And in the light of years indoors from COVID-19, who wouldn’t want to dive into a personal sanctuary inspired by lush island homes? With the tropical design style, you’ll … Continue reading TROPICAL Interiors: What Is It and How to Do it at Home

Design Trends in Asia in 2022 (and beyond): According to Experts

Every year, we see new design trends and styles coming up.  Also, every year, we spot differences but also similarities on how architecture and design seem to go back to the favorites of times past.  Design is evolving but it is also timeless. Moving in a rather wobbly circuitous manner that never fails to go back to its roots. As we recognize the impact and … Continue reading Design Trends in Asia in 2022 (and beyond): According to Experts

10 Ways to Embrace Biophilic Design in Your Home

Do you want your home to embrace nature?  Did you know that on average, we spend 90% of our time indoors? Yes, you read that right. Some jobs might require others to go out more but around the world, this number is pretty much accurate.  That’s why the biophilic design concept was invented. And that’s also why it’s a growing and very popular trend today.  … Continue reading 10 Ways to Embrace Biophilic Design in Your Home

Architecture Style: 8 Must-See Works by Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)

Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) creates award-winning design projects and buildings that are technically innovative and ahead of its time.  Inspiring and profound, BIG positions itself as a team that is able to adapt, grow, and change. Their ambitious projects are not only visually striking and large in scale, but are also impacting the social environment of architecture all over the world.  In an interview with … Continue reading Architecture Style: 8 Must-See Works by Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG)

Key Furniture Tips When You Live in a Small Space

Decorating and designing a tiny or small space can be challenging. One part that adds to this difficulty is furniture selection. We have to make sure that they fit, are functional and aesthetically pleasing. Therefore, to help with this very important but tricky task, we’ve listed down a few tips to help you while furniture shopping for your small home.  Proportionate sizes  One large couch … Continue reading Key Furniture Tips When You Live in a Small Space

Japandi-Inspired Living Rooms: 10 Must-Haves

Depending on where you live, there are interior design approaches and styles that you will naturally gravitate towards. However, there are also those design trends that are growing in popularity worldwide. One such design style is Japandi.  Derived from fusing together traditional Japanese aesthetics and modern Scandinavian touches, Japandi, sometimes called ‘Japanordic’ or ‘Scandinese’, was born. In recent years, it continues to grow in popularity … Continue reading Japandi-Inspired Living Rooms: 10 Must-Haves