This inside Singapore ’earlier than and after makeover’ was despatched to us by chief designer Stanley Tham, of KNQ Associates, who tells us: “The proprietor of this 550 sq ft one-bed room HDB condo situated within the coronary heart of city is a profitable woman who had stayed right here since childhood. At present staying collectively together with her mom, she lastly discovered the timing proper to provide her house a rejuvenation after so a few years”.
(Above: Lounge ‘Earlier than’) The specified results of the overhaul was to create a classy and practical ‘semi-bachelorette pad’-regardless of not precisely dwelling aloneÂ¬-which might mirror the proprietor’s private fashion and type a comfortable retreat to return again to after a busy working day.
Each bit of furnishings was custom-made to make sure multiple objective was served; a tall storage unit conceals a tangle of electrical cables in addition to forming a unusual mild supply over an adjoining shoe bench, which doubles as occasional visitor seating.
The dwelling space additionally homes a mirrored wall that makes the room seem a lot greater than its precise modest proportions, and bounces mild across the flat.
An aqua blue and yellow shade play was devised to stop the condo from showing too female, and convey a cool freshness to the as soon as dowdy setting. Trendy equipment and weird materials have been layered in so as to add life and enjoyable to the area.
(Above: Kitchen ‘Earlier than’)
Colours have been stored minimal within the kitchen in order that the continuity of tone will challenge a extra expansive phantasm of area.
(Above & Under: Bed room ‘Earlier than’)
The utility room has been reworked into an workplace-cum-recreation room with a day mattress/visitor mattress.