If you’re looking at a home renovation project soon, you’d no doubt have been constantly browsing through Pinterest and Instagram to pin and save any little inspiration that you can find for your home. (and hopefully, you’ve been using our Living in series as a source too).
But did you know, that the Instagram home community in Singapore actually is the perfect place to start looking for such design inspiration? Many homeowners have now very helpfully chosen to capture their renovation journey on Instagram – and there’s a ton to learn too. From sourcing tips, budget constraints, potential pitfalls, and thrift finds. It’s frankly a great community, there are lots to glean from the comments, and everyone is more than happy to share their experience.
The trouble is, it’s hard to find all these accounts in one place (not everyone updates consistently too).
And so we’ve decided to put together a list of 50 Singaporean to peruse for the best local design inspiration. Do note this is by no means an exhaustive list or ranked for that matter! (We’d be doing a part 2 for sure).
Mareenah’s creative spirit overflows from the shawls and apparel she creates at her ‘maqayla.’ store to her home reno. If you’re aiming for calm, muted colours combined with a simple and classy vibe, you’ll find her home a great source of inspiration. As Mareenah puts it, “Less house, more home.”
Wes and Ange share their reno journey as they incorporate dark wood in their home’s interior to create a classy and mature vibe. Aside from the couple’s cosy home design, you’ll also find a lot of helpful videos, including tips on keeping the house clean and valuable home decorating tips.
Proponents of following a general ‘3 colour rule’ to maintain cohesiveness, Geraldine and