Wardrobes For Small Hong Kong Apartments.

It’s tricky to choose a wardrobe in Hong Kong because of the notorious space restrictions, but with planning and creativity there are a lot of options. Below are some examples of possible wardrobes for small Hong Kong apartments. Other articles in this blog cover space saving ideas for a tiny wardrobe and I’ll soon link to…

Cork Boards As Art And Jewellery Display?

Cork boards are pretty boring. They can look wonderful when given a large amount of space as an organized photo wall but in many cases just need a simple revamp to become a delightful display in their own right. NOTE : Cover a cork board with beautiful fabric to stabilize the cork and create a…

Raven Reviews : Horizon Plaza, Ap Lei Chau

Horizon Plaza is a mystical place that is shrouded in intrigue, likely because so many people have heard about it, yet have never been there. Therefore, the fabulous myth of horizon plaza grows. Some tell of floor after floor filled with discounts, others tell of a place that has the highest quality furniture that one…

To Art Or Not To Art : Not A Question

There’s really no question whether one ought to have art in ones home. For no home is really complete without some form of artwork, whether it be childrens drawings on the refrigerator, favourite photographs, magazine pullouts, art prints ordered online, favourite quotations printed off the internet, or anything else visual that brings us pleasure to…

Interior Designers You Want To Know About

Here are the names of a few interior designers who have mastered the art of making spaces beautiful. Charlotte Moss Kelly Hoppen Nate Berkus Mary McDonald Alexa Hampton Raven Tao is a real estate specialist and media personality based in Hong Kong. She loves arts and culture, is fascinated by fashion and luxury, and is…

So Beautiful, So Useless, I Love Them. Display Items In The Home.

“Have nothing in your house that you do not know to be useful, or believe to be beautiful”. ~William Morris To have sculptures, art and showerings of trinkets in the home or not to – this is the question. The choice is made easier by knowing what your interior style is, and by seeing how…

The Many Uses Of A Hanging Shoe Holder

Hanging shoe holders have so many uses – for storing toiletries, makeup, hair products and styling tools, travel goods, cleaning products, outdoor plants, childrens toys and crafts, clothing and amongst many other things, shoes. Versatile and cost efficient, mastering the use of these hanging shoe racks around the home can ensure that your little Hong…

The Best Easy Organising Ideas In One Article

Organising can be a pain, unless you have the knack, inclination or an excellent article to show you the easiest tricks to make your life that much simpler. The best tricks I’ve seen from this amazing Buzzfeed article on house organizing are the following : 1. Using magazine racks. Whether wooden or metal or plastic,…

Writing On The Wall

Wall decals are very fun and can add a lovely dimension to a space. Eye catching and full of personality, wall decals are an easy touch of personality that are great for use in our small rental apartments in Hong Kong. Many decals can be bought online and Ikea Hong Kong also often has a…

Practical DIY So Useful You’ll Wonder Why You Didn’t Think Of It

Need a bookshelf? More shoe storage? A cool cork board for photos or to hang jewellery? Want your housemate to stop stealing your favourite mug? Or your house to smell like roasted coffee (or vanilla)? It’s all possible! And cheap. This is an article on Buzzfeed that you will want to read. Almost as cool is…

What Is The Interior Style Theme For Your Apartment?

Choosing a theme is quite important because it gives an apartment a distinct feel and also makes it easier to make interior styling and decorating choices. Outlined here are some of the basic themes which can be used. Merging of styles can also be rather fabulous- using a strong base theme and adding touches of…