5 wooden furniture perfect for Scandinavian- and Mid Century Modern-style homes
Chill out with Haiku ceiling fans, which have blades that are eight times more efficient than conventional flat-bladed ceiling fans’. Haiku motors not only consume a third of the energy of normal fans, but they are also silent. Haiku fans – which are available in at least two finishes per series – feature seven speeds, two modes and a timer for exact preferences.
Big Ass Solutions ’ Haiku ceiling f ans retail from $780, and can be found at #06-07, 18 Tampines Industrial Crescent. Visit www.haikuhome.com/sg for more information.
If you love having everything in one place, why not consider this multifunctional, 1960s’ style cabinet? Designed to store the most number of shoes (as well as houseware) in the least amount of space, the Journal Shoe Cabinet has two drawers, a sliding glass display and multiple hooks to store various items for your everyday needs. Made using walnut and brass, this cabinet will be a charming addition to any home.
Star Furniture’s Journal Shoe Cabinet is available at www.starliving.com.sg, as w ell as its listed showrooms
Feeling stressed over the lack of space? The Homes To Life smart living furniture series will solve your woes. It includes the Leicester (pictured) and Itako pieces, which have components that can easily be folded down or opened up, transforming it into a stylish side table or a dining table big enough for family dinners. Despite their simple style, their compact design and versatility can make the smallest of homes seem more spacious.
Homes To Life’s smart furniture series retails from $649, and is available at 65 Mohamed Sultan Road, tel: 6635-5050. Visit www.homestolife.com.
Homeowners who want a contemporary Japanese-style home should check out Actus, whose casual and minimalist European-inspired designs feature a Japanese twist. From dining chairs to bed frames, these items are available at Actus Hause, the stand-alone boutique by homeware brand Atomi. Actus Hause joins Atomi x Furniture Gallery and Atomi x Lifestyle Gallery, in providing more Japanese homeware, clothing, and accessories to local shoppers.
Visit Actus Haue at #04-28 Mandarin Gallery or visit www.atomi-jp.com.
Beat the heat with the Futuriste ceiling fan series by Acorn. With blades angled at 36 degrees and using technology that provides stability, Futuriste fans deliver excellent wind performance without making a sound. The fans also come with a three-tone lighting fixture, but you can opt for the AC-308NL model (pictured) if you prefer one without. At 127cm, the fan is an ideal fit for bedrooms, dining and living rooms. The touchscreen remote control is an added convenience, too!
The Acorn Futuriste ceiling fan series retails from $899. See the list of authorised resellers at www.acornceilingfan.com.