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Inspired by a Seed Pod

Inspired by a Seed Pod

Singapore, Resort Architecture – MARIA WARNER WONG’S massive collection of seed pods plays a role in how WOW ARCHITECTS design the new MANDAI RESORT in Singapore

Designing Singapore Stories

Designing Singapore Stories

Singapore, Textile Design – Twin sisters SANTHI AND SARI TUNAS set aside their careers as architects to create stunning textiles that project Singapore for their BINARY STYLE label

Bauhaus All Over Singapore

Bauhaus All Over Singapore

Germany/Singapore, Design – The GERMAN ART MOVEMENT that gave us Less is More, can be found all over the city from street signs to public housing

Helvetica NOW

Helvetica NOW

World, Typeface Design – The world’s most ubiquitous FONT goes through a design update to improve its legibility for today’s digital age

The Singapore Shophouse Artist

The Singapore Shophouse Artist

Singapore, Visual Art – French expat NATHALIE LAOUÉ creates beautiful visual art of these vernacular buildings

Laksa and Palm Trees in Russia

Laksa and Palm Trees in Russia

Russia, Restaurant Design – EVGENIYA LAZAREVA and her Singapore-based design studio HOT DESIGN FOLKS create a Singapore Style restaurant in the centre of Yekaterinburg 

Sweets for Designers

Sweets for Designers

Singapore, Artisan Chocolate – JANICE WONG’S passion for culinary art and visual design sees her creating sweet delights that are colourful, artistic and playful, like these chocolate crayons and chocolate paint

Homegrown Gin

Homegrown Gin

Singapore, Drinks – Singaporeans JAMIE KOH, SIMON ZHAO and VIC RAM, and expats TIM WHITEFIELD, ANDY HODGSON, CHARLIE VAN EEDEN AND CHRIS BOX, brave the road less travelled to create their own gin labels that are proudly Singapore-Made

Rebirth of Raffles

Rebirth of Raffles

Singapore, Hotel Restoration – The new RAFFLES HOTEL SINGAPORE is bathed in the golden glow of the tropical sun

The Man who Designed Singapore’s Iconic Pool

The Man who Designed Singapore’s Iconic Pool

Singapore, Landmarks – JEAN MICHEL-GATHY loves how light plays with architecture, and is the name behind the infinity swimming pool at Marina Bay Sands