5 Things You Should Know This Week: 01 February 2016

Just the latest news in interior design, architecture, and anything home and living to start your week off right

Updated on June 13, 2017 8:06 am

Jerni Camposano


1. SingaPlural 2016 to be held on 7-13 March at 99 Beach Road. Organised by the Singapore Furniture Industries Council (SFIC), SingaPlural 2016 is the anchor event of the Singapore Design Week. It's celebrating its 5th anniversary this year with a fresh theme, "Senses—The art and science of experiences." Leveraging on Singapore’s newly crowned status as a UNESCO Creative City of Design, SingaPlural 2016 will see 71 installations by designers, manufacturers, builders, and design schools. It will be open to the public from 7 to 13 March, from 11am to 10 pm. For more info, click here.

An installation at SingaPlural 2015: Copperation by Make your Own

An installation at SingaPlural 2015: Depthforms 2.0 by Studio Khew + Cornelius

An installation at SingaPlural 2015: Incandescence by Desinere X Tinge.

2. Philips PerfectCare range's new editions. Philips launches the PerfectCare Elite and the PerfectCare Elite Silence, ultra-light irons powered by the world’s fastest, most powerful steam generator in the market. The Elite series features Philips’ revolutionary T-ionicGLIDE Soleplate technology with patented new coating for the most easy-gliding soleplate ever. Both the steam generator's irons are also incredibly lightweight and comfortable to handle. They are designed for comfort and accessibility, and are ideal for vertical steaming.


PerfectCare Elite and the PerfectCare Elite Silence join Philips PerfectCare range.

3. The Artling Pop-Up Part II. Inspiring artworks can either set the mood of your home or complete the look of your interiors. If you're looking for that all-important piece, check out The Artling's pop-up event on 113 Amoy Street. Expect a curated selection of art from Asia's best galleries and artists from 11am to 9pm (last day until 5pm) from 11 to 13 February.

4. Spruce up your home with beautiful products from The Lifestyle Collective. Welcome the Year of the Fire Monkey with a stylish home, one filled with fabulous homewares, artworks, and accessories from The Lifestyle Collective at Pasarbella. Shop for bespoke lampshades from Lampelier, colour-happy decors from Live Love Africa, personalised art for children from Sammyeve, and glam furnishings from The Cinnamon Room.

Ring in the Year of the Fire Monkey with beautiful home decors from The Lifestyle Collective at Pasarbella.

5. Cornell appliances to help you prepare your CNY feast. This is the time of the year to show off your cooking prowess. Let Cornell help you with your master chef duties for family gatherings and reunion dinners. Four Cornell appliances—all at promotion prices—are set to help you in the kitchen: the stand mixer ($189, U.P. $399), table-top ovens ($159, U.P. $248 and $179, U.P. $298), the ceramic cooker that allows you to cook all kinds of dishes ($92, U.P. $128), and a pan grill/steamboat ($76.90, U.P. $125). Available at all major electronic stores, promotions valid while stocks last.

Cornell Stand Mixers in black, yellow, and red

Cornell table-top oven

Cornell ceramic cooker

Cornell pan grill/steamboat

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Cover photo courtesy of The Lifestyle Collective


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