Category: Ideas & Inspiration

How To Choose The Right Nippon Paint Colour


  Since Nippon Paint is having Big Paint Sale till end of this month, perhaps you are now figuring out the best colour to match your home. Well, Nippon Paint’s webpage is very user-friendly and informative too. There are few tools to help you get the right paint for your home at no fuss. 1)  You can always check out the new season’s key colour palettes. Simply go to Colour… more

IKEA Small Spaces – Small Ideas


  SPACE. There’s only so much. ‘ When you run out, that’s it.   Or is it?   What could you do more with the space you have?   In addition to new IKEA 2015 Catalog, IKEA comes out with a short video clip too. Very interesting video. Enjoy!     Small ideas are about finding and using hidden spaces and choosing furniture that does more than one thing. It’s… more

Smart Home Security System – Home IN A BOX


  I came across a forward email with interesting photos from a South African home – a self-contained home security. As we are increasingly concerned about rising crime, security has played an important role in protecting our homes and families. You may want to ensure that you have security doors and security grilles to protect your home before an intruder can enter. Well this home owner has a truly amazing… more

DIY Project: Ceiling Fan Blades In Chevron Pattern


    I came across this diy project and find it an awesome and fun project. If you are on a tight budget and a fancy ceiling fan is not in the plan, give your existing fan an upgrade. Or don’t fight over Haiku Kotuku or Alpha. You can simply buy a simple white ceiling fan (easily available in any electrical shop at RM100+) and show off your colouring skills.… more

New IKEA 2015 Catalog Is Out (Malaysia Version)


  Look Out For The IKEA 2015 Catalog (Malaysia Version) As mentioned in my previous post, IKEA 2015 Catalog is out last week but the version is for United States. Yesterday IKEA’s new catalog – the Malaysian Version is out. Visit IKEA to grab a copy or view the catalog online here. The user-friendly browsing experience! Although some arrangements look cramp, but it’s a great place to find affordable interior… more

Customize Your Ikea Furniture with Mykea


  Say ‘NO’ to Naked furniture Are you a big fan of Ikea? Do you sometimes feel that Ikea furniture is too naked, wanting to add splash of colours and funkiness? Or perhaps you get bored seeing the same Ikea interior everywhere around you? We have the solution now! Customize your Ikea furniture with Mykea. Mykea is created to make your Ikea more beautiful, unique and personal…   What is… more

IKEA 2015 Catalog – Trendy Interior Design Ideas


    Finally it’s here – IKEA 2015 Catalog is out. Again and again, I love IKEA’s fresh ideas and products of storing and organizing a small space into functional room. Well done to all designers from IKEA. So fans, I’ve snap a few great ideas as below. Enjoy!   Building BILLY shelves around a window is one way to use overlooked wall space and fit more in your room.… more

My New Alpha Ceiling Fan


  Recently I have purchased an Alpha ceiling fan during Archidex 2014 exhibition.   Model : Alpha Ceiling Fan 718/3B Blade material : ABS, transparent  blade which is rust free Blades : 3 or 5  ( I chose 3 blades, I’m not sure if 5 blades will increase performance or not ) Colour : White, chrome, black ( mine is white ) Fan width : 56” Fan height : 16”… more

A Visit to Archidex KLCC 2014


  I came across a variety of new products during my visit to Archidex 2014 recently. Below are some of my favorites.     Lava – a cloud to sit on… The striking centerpiece – LAVA which is designed by Karim Rashid for Vondom, is an undulating, cloud-like bench, a really huge organic blobular sculpture. LAVA requires the mastery of a difficult rotomoulding manufacturing technique to achieve its unique form.… more

Sweet Dreams In Maison Moschino Hotel


I recently came across this ultimate experienced hotel and fall in love at once with it’s interior design. Welcome to Maison Moschino in central Milan. Back in 1840, the building was once a neoclassical railway station and was one of the city’s most beautiful buildings. Today, it has completely been reinterpreted by adding 65 contemporary hotel rooms and suites inspired by a visionary and contemporary fairy tale theme. The surrealist… more

15 Irresistible Patio Designs for Apartments


  I have gathered 15 irresistible patio designs for apartments, to satisfy my design buds. Hopefully they give good source of inspiration in decorating small terrace layouts. Enjoy!   via Freshome   more

Difference of Patio – Lanai – Terrace – Balcony


  We have always heard the word ‘balcony’ which is an outdoor space to an apartment or terrace homes. However I notice more housing projects have started to named this area as lanai and no longer balcony. I used to think that all these terms are the same, until today, I search google to find out their true meanings. Take note of balcony. I purposely bold the word ‘projects from… more