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    5 Reasons to Shop for Your Furniture at Comfort Furniture

    For those of you preparing for your new crib, you will know that furniture shopping can be time-consuming. It can also be an added challenge for homeowners who are seeking to create a particular home style, as you want to find pieces that not only fit your desired theme but also are functional and affordable at the same time. In addition to that, many hope to create a welcoming and cosy ambience to enjoy at home. In today’s issue, we explore furniture shopping at Comfort Furniture. Dubbed as “the Chair & Table people”, the furniture store started out making chic chairs and tables for commercial establishments. Today, it has grown…

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    7-Step TV Buying Guide + Best Televisions in Singapore for your New Home

    Shopping for a television might seem like a straightforward task, but in reality, it’s not the case. Unlike a toaster oven, you want your TV to last years to come, so you will want to get it right. But when it came to buying the tv for our new home, I was overwhelmed. There are so many television models, with its own specifications and pricing. Ideal TV size? 4K or HD? OLED or QLED? What is HDR? Contrast ratio? Digital TV? Smart TV? What is all this jargon? Is there a simpler way to do this? On top of that, new models get launched ever so often, how do I…

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    12 Magical Things to Do on Your Yangon Honeymoon in Myanmar

    Still heralded as an untouched paradise, Myanmar is unlike its neighbouring countries when it comes to tourist fare. Having opened its doors to the world less than a decade ago, the former British colony retains its wondrous natural beauty – unspoilt, untouched. From exploring the busy streets of Yangon, to wandering around majestic stupas and pagodas in ancient Bagan, or taking a well-deserved breather at the serene Inle Lake, Myanmar is simply breathtaking. And that’s only 3 of the many cities which we visited! Not to mention the locals whom are probably one of the nicest people in all of Southeast Asia. Highly due for a second Yangon honeymoon visit…

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    15 Enchanting Experiences for Your Bagan Honeymoon in Myanmar

    Twilight. Darkness all around. As you breathe in the fresh morning air, you eagerly watch as the slit of light in the horizon expands throughout the sky, revealing emerald green plains and beautiful glittering pagodas as far as your eyes can take you. This is the ancient town of Bagan in Myanmar, one of Southeast Asia’s gems. This wondrous region boasts thousands of temples and pagodas steeped in Myanmar’s rich history. Take time to explore off the beaten path after visiting the main attractions, and who knows, you may be rewarded with your own one-of-a-kind Instagram shot. Can’t wait to get started? Get ready to try these 15 Enchanting Experiences for…

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    Top 16 Majestic Things to Do for your Myanmar Honeymoon

    Looking for an extraordinary destination for your honeymoon? With its temple city, Bagan, recently awarded UNESCO World Heritage status, Myanmar is increasingly becoming a popular choice for tourists. A beautiful country with the friendliest and most authentic of people, Myanmar offers stunning, picturesque sceneries while tantalising tastebuds with its unique food delicacies. In this issue, we explore the top 16 Majestic Things to Do for your Myanmar Honeymoon. Before that, let us kick things off with a short film production of our own – The Beauty of Myanmar. [Last updated: 14 Aug 2019] Read more of our in-depth guides here: 7 Reasons to Include the Enchanting Inle Lake in Your…

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    7 Reasons to Include the Enchanting Inle Lake in Your Myanmar Trip

    Still relatively unknown, Inle Lake is a treasure located in the western Shan State of Myanmar. Most tourists pass up this gem when rushing to the more popular Bagan area, little do they know what they are missing out on! If you’re on the lookout for serenity and authentic interactions with the Myanmar people, Inle Lake is the place to be. One can simply spend hours just watch the locals go about their day along the vast, tranquil lake. Well, at least that’s what we did! I vividly recall snapping away while the birds were landing on buffalos, while the local farmers went about their day tending to the floating…

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    10 Noteworthy Wedding Makeup Artists You Must Know (2019/20 Edition)

    In this issue, we shortlist 10 noteworthy wedding makeup artists of 2019 who will bring out the best of your features, making you achieve the best bride glow you can possibly have on your big day. Your wedding day is one of the most significant days of your life. An elegant wedding gown, bridal shoes, and accessories can certainly amp up the glamour, but having a skilled makeup artist will help complete a cohesive, beautiful bridal look. To help you decide which wedding makeup artist is most suitable for your dream look, we curated 10 Noteworthy Wedding Makeup Artists that will best highlight your features and fill you with confidence…

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    Where to Buy Curtains and Blinds in Singapore? Here are 7 Popular Curtain Shops for Your Home Decor

    There are lots of factors that give life to your home, and one of which is your window treatment. You might think it doesn’t sound so exciting compared to buying furniture but it is just as important. The length, colour, material, and style of your curtains and blinds matter as it provides a huge difference in ambiance. It also helps make your home interior look all put together as it adds dimension and cohesion to the finish look. Though, besides playing a part in creating your dream interior theme, curtains and blinds also protect you and your furniture from harsh sun rays and offer you privacy. So to help you…

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    6 Rug Stores in Singapore to Spice Up Your Living Room

    Want to breathe new life and give your living room space more character? Nothing does it better than adding a rug to your living room floor. A rug helps to anchor the furniture in your room, creating a cozy, intimate space that feels inviting for you and your guests. It is also an instant way to make your space look and feel more luxurious. Add a splash of colour or enhance your existing home style with the right rug. With infinite choices of interesting colours, patterns, and textures, there are a million ways you can add comfort to your feet and joy to your eyes. In this issue, we have…

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    Top 4 Qanvast Interior Designers for Your Home Renovation

    Searching for the right interior designer to work on your home renovation can be a challenging, time-consuming process. Luckily for us now, we have useful home renovation sites that help us in our selection process. In this issue, we check out the Top 4 Qanvast Interior Designers. To find the top interior designers, we picked out the popular and highly rated ones on Qanvast who have listed more than 15 projects and have been reviewed more than 30 times.  Read our other home guides here: Your Complete Guide to Buying a New Home Your Complete Guide to Home Renovation in Singapore The Average Cost of Home Renovation in Singapore +…

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    13 Breathtaking Things to Do on Your Magical Laos Honeymoon

    There is simply something magical about Laos. Mostly untouched and unspoilt, this tropical haven is one of the few exotic destinations remaining in the world. In fact, the entire town of Luang Prabang has been declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, boasting a fusion of Lao traditional urban and colonial architecture. With a refreshing, laidback atmosphere, breathtaking sceneries and diverse terrains, the enthralling country of Laos offers a perfect honeymoon getaway for newlyweds. In this issue, we specially curated 14 ways to enjoy your Laos honeymoon.  1. Take the plunge at the majestic Kuang Si Falls Every traveller who has had the chance to explore Luang Prabang would probably…

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    5 Popular Interior Stylists who Transform Homes into Stylish Pinterest-Perfect Spaces

    Many of us are familiar with interior designers. Much like a wedding planner who takes care of your wedding timeline and vendors, an interior designer takes care of your home renovation to create a functional living space. Interior stylists, on the other hand, perform the work parallel to what wedding stylists do – they transform your home to make it tasteful, stylish and beautiful. In other words, make it Pinterest-perfect.  Where interior designers focus on construction, coordinating contractors and the renovation timeline, interior stylists work with furniture and home decor to personalise and beautify your home, making it unique and truly yours. Often there is overlap between the two, but…

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    Where to Buy Furniture & Lights in Johor Bahru, Malaysia

    Many Singaporeans cross the border to Johor Bahru for cheaper groceries, so why not furniture too? When shopping for furniture for our new home, many of our friends suggested for us to head across the causeway to Johor Bahru to buy furniture. We took a day-trip up to explore the JB furniture stores. Though eventually, we didn’t get our furniture from JB, it gave us a good idea of the other options available. I’ve compiled the list of JB furniture stores for you to check out for yourselves. I’ve sorted it by area and mapped it out below so it’s easier for you to hop from one furniture store to…