What’s the appeal of the industrial style? Fans adore it for its authenticity and down-to-earth vibes. It’s raw, unfinished, and proud of it! If it had a personality type, it would be a quietly confident individual with a taste for retro styles, and admired by peers for wearing their heart on their sleeves. The phrase “let’s be real” would never apply to them.
In line with the idea of being genuine, the natural architectural structures of the home are embraced and celebrated. This is seen in the bold outlining of electrical conduits in black, as they run across the white minimalist walls, imbuing it with character. Spaces within the abode are similarly zoned with elegant black metal frames holding glass panels in place. Slate gray walls and a monochromatic scheme likewise present a stripped-down look that inspires relaxation and comfort. With an abundance of natural light streaming in, the home is airy and spacious, materializing a perfect loft home. ?
Cherry red chairs and floor mats add a dash of vibrancy to the palette of muted colors. Such color accents are excellent for sprucing up a minimalist home. ?
Retro elements from the local industrial scene are expertly incorporated to the universal concept of industrialism to create a nostalgic abode that oozes local flavor. In the bathroom, the ceiling overhead sports a simple plastic screens that reveal the silhouette of a long light panel. Both items are quintessential to Singapore’s warehouse scene. At the main gate is an old-school warehouse gate, reminiscent of old shophouses from the 1970s. Incandescent light bulbs hang down in pleasing symmetry in the bedroom to create a romantic atmosphere. ?
The industrial concept is highly versatile and can be combined with distinct elements for a refreshing twist. Paired with polished accessories, it presents a refined appearance. Here, the abundance of wood and animal furniture suffuse the abode with an earthy touch. ?