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7 tips for Hongkongers to improve how their balconies look before summer

Whether it’s a balcony, shared roof space or patio, a lucky minority of us have some outdoor space. So what better way to make use of it than to create a pocket garden? Here’s what to do

6 May 2016 - 8:31AM

Whether it’s a balcony, shared roof space or patio, a lucky minority of us have some outdoor space. So what better way to make use of it than to create a pocket garden? Here’s what to do

7 tips for Hongkongers to improve how their balconies look  before summer
Seven simple ways to organise your stuff at home - and keep it that way

These tips apply especially to Hong Kong with its micro-sized homes, but however big or small your dwelling is, having rules for tidiness will help

22 Apr 2016 - 12:35PM

These tips apply especially to Hong Kong with its micro-sized homes, but however big or small your dwelling is, having rules for tidiness will help

Seven simple ways to organise your stuff at home - and keep it that way
Five interior design trends it's time to revive right now

Whether a by-product of socioeconomics, pop culture or fashion, interior design trends can suddenly be so yesterday ... and, just as suddenly, be so contemporary again.

28 Aug 2015 - 10:56PM

Whether a by-product of socioeconomics, pop culture or fashion, interior design trends can suddenly be so yesterday ... and, just as suddenly, be so contemporary again.

Five interior design trends it's time to revive right now
Five Hong Kong home decor trends past their use-by date

Why do we find it easy to keep buying stuff for the home and so much harder to let it go? With almost every swipe of the screen on Instagram or click of the mouse on Pinterest, we see ideas that make it nearly impossible to stick to one theme. You probably have plenty of furnishings that have served their time, so take stock of what's passé, and start retiring the following.

7 Aug 2015 - 10:43AM

Why do we find it easy to keep buying stuff for the home and so much harder to let it go? With almost every swipe of the screen on Instagram or click of the mouse on Pinterest, we see ideas that make it nearly impossible to stick to one theme. You probably have plenty of furnishings that have served their time, so take stock of what's passé, and start retiring the following.

Five Hong Kong home decor trends past their use-by date