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'Allo 'Allo, We're Having Our Very First Pop-up Event!

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'Allo 'Allo, We're Having Our Very First Pop-up Event!

We’re extremely excited about our participation in the highly selective 'Allo 'Allo Mako Market happening from 23 – 27 Aug 2017 at Millenia Walk. Organizers of this event space carefully curates local and overseas brands to participate in this 5 day pop-up event featuring products ranging from accessories to scents to stationery items. This is a fair not to be missed if you are, like us, into designer stuff and highly fashionable, unique items. Here’s a little sneak preview of what we will feature at this event.   Salt and Sweeter Stationery   Octaevo Paper Vases  Pony Motel Leather Bags...

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Featured Designer – Natassja Timmermans from Pony Motel

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Featured Designer – Natassja Timmermans from Pony Motel

Today, we spoke to our inspiring designer from the Netherlands, Natassja Timmermans, who created Pony Motel, a brand specializing in handmade leather goods infused with a fun loving and humourous attitude. Read about how she started the brand and the unique way she finds her inspiration.   1. What is your brand’s philosophy and the concept behind it? I've always loved clothing with prints, cats, fruits, graphic patterns. It's not so hard to find printed and colourful tops or dresses but affordable leather bags usually only come in basic designs and colours. I couldn't find what I wanted so I...

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Featured Brand - Studio Chuma Paris

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Featured Brand - Studio Chuma Paris

We interviewed Pauline Distel from the brand Studio Chuma Paris, whose collection debutted last week at our online store. Find out more about her unique creation and craftsmanship.   1. When did you start your creative business, and how did it get started? The studio's activity started full-time at the end of 2016, however it was my work as a designer in the previous years which led me to starting the studio. Initial creations have thus emerged in the course of my experiments before defining more precisely my approach and craftsmanship.   2. What are your technique and materials used? I...

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3 Popular Trends of the Moment

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3 Popular Trends of the Moment

Trends are an amazing phenomenon, it touches so many areas of design that goes from fashion to interior decoration. Fans of the Devil Wears Prada will remember the cerulean blue sweater scene where Miranda Priestly gave us a thought-provoking performance on the trends selected from “a pile of stuff”. Watch it here. Indeed, the evolution of trends encompasses many creative areas and affects the everyday things we have in our lives. Below are 3 popular trends we can see everywhere now, from fashion accessories to graphic artwork to home furnishings.   Graphic Patterns and Bright Colours What says fun more...

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Salt & Sweeter Stationery at Kapok Singapore

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Salt & Sweeter Stationery at Kapok Singapore

          Good news! Our Salt and Sweeter stationery collection will be available at Kapok (National Design Centre) from 12th July! A destination for lifestyle design products in Singapore, we’re proud to showcase our creation alongside international brands in this first ever collaboration with Kapok Singapore. Here's a look at what we have there!   Petite Notes Small enough to carry in your handbag or pocket, this twinpack comes in 2 pocket-sized notebooks, use it as a travel journal or an idea pad on the go, the possibilities are as limitless as your ideas.     Minimalist...

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