7 Korean Designer Items That’ll Make You Scream Daebak!
As everybody knows, the Korean wave has been prevalent for a good many years. And according to how hot and interesting the scene looks now, it does not seem like it’s going to end anytime soon. Throw a stone on the streets and chances are you’ll hit somebody who’s a Korean pop fan or a Korean drama enthusiast. For people interested in both the soapy dramas as well as interior design, have you found yourself envious of how beautiful drama sets are? Or have you been too busy drooling over the gorgeous hunks and babes to notice? Either way, there is a good smattering of Korean brands in Singapore that offer amazingly designed furniture and accessories, some of which have even been featured on Korean television programs such as Running Man and Roommate. Impressive, huh? Read on for exciting ideas on how you can get your Korean game on at home.
1. Macaron series
These come in different sizes for different purposes. The semi-smiling faces make up a large part of the overall design, looking dorky yet completely adorable at the same time. They’ll definitely add an element of fun to your interior.
From born in colour
In order: Macaron Ted (Black) – Limited Edition (S$44.90), Macaron Drawer Knife (S$69.90), Macaron Cabinet (Small Bun) (S$295), Macaron Long Cabinet (Big Bun) (S$395), and Macaron Wide Cabinet (Fat Bun) – Natural (S$495)
2. Winners (3812 Series) – Free-spirited Modern Style
How you can spice up your home and make it look much classier would be to leverage on the beauty of wallpapers such as the one shown here.
From The Wall Story for $160
3. Retro series
Korean homes are usually small and can thus pull off retro themes well. Such dressers and cabinets are both practical and useful for modest interiors.
From born in colour
In order: Retro Side Rack (S$285), Retro Compact Dresser Console (S$475), Retro Square Book Cabinet (S$695), Retro Display Cabinet (Floating Shelf) (S$985), and Retro Shelf Cabinet (S$1,085)
4. Original Korean Uni Slats
Are you in need of something to shield you from the piercing rays of the afternoon sun? Go for curtains like this for a classic, uncluttered look. You can even pick from an array of interesting colours and patterns.
From PICKET&RAIL (Visit Showroom for price)
In every household, lighting is an important element and mindfulness should be exercised when planning this aspect. Koreans are known for keeping things interesting and fresh, and this is no exception.
6. PVC/Vinyl coating wallpaper
Pastel colours work wonders in giving interiors and light and buoyant feel. Want your home to look like the set of a Korean drama? Try some of these.
From i.Wall Singapore
7. Day curtains
If you wanted to wake up and feel as though you were in the scene of a lovely Korean drama, what would you do? Curtains make all the difference so be sure to choose appropriate ones such as these.
From Curtains Hut