Publication

HOME & DÉCOR ISSUE AUG 2003

BIG ON JAPAN

SATISFY YOUR YEN FOR JAPAN, BUT UPDATE TRADITIONAL JAPANESE ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN FOR MODERN LIVING.

Hock Soon and May didn’t want their first home to fade into the landscape of Zen-themed, minimalist homes that area so popular today. The couple, who met while studying Japanese at university. Went all out to make their home distinctly Japanese, even thou home is in a new high rise executive condominium. Their passion for Japan was nurtured under the care of Kelvin Bing of Renaissance Designers & Planners. “We wanted an authentic Japanese look, and he came up with most of the design concepts,’ says Hock Soon.