House @ Serangoon Ave 2 (Designed by Jade Cham of The Local INN.terior
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2.Location: SingaporeDesigner: The Local INN.terior Pte. Ltd.Features: Chinese antique-style bar stools are painted white and bright yellow – instead of the traditional lacquered finish – to match this kitchen’s fun vibe.Houzz Tour: This Executive Flat is Chockfull of Local Personality
House at a GlanceWho lives here: A family of five (including their helper and a Yorkshire Terrier in the count) Location: SerangoonType of property: 3-bedroom HDB executive flatSize: 1,600 square feet (149 square metresCost: Approximately $100,000 Designer: Jade Cham from The Local INN.teriorThe homeowners – husband works in education while the wife is in marketing – have distinct preferences that Cham had to consider as well. “They want an eclectic style with some industrial elements, which the husband likes. The wife likes unique furniture and decor items and wanted to incorporate these into the home”, she says.