One of the amazing things about living in Singapore is the breezy tropical aesthetic we get to experience every day. When home decorating, this can be translated into some really cool tropical house décor. It’s not just about flamingos, pineapples and bamboo, though using those exotic motifs in your Singapore home doesn’t hurt either! Here are some cool stores to shop at for tropical home style inspiration.
Places to buy tropical house décor
Island Living – home decorating with an island vibe
Sustainable rattan, reclaimed teak wood and contemporary style furniture is what you’ll find at Island Living. It’s the embodiment of tropical home décor. Think white-wash finishes, hand-carved stone pieces and luxurious textiles, alongside pieces inspired by the latest global trends in interiors. A recent expansion means that outdoor furniture and kitchenware are also available. The ever-growing collection can be bought online, or if you prefer to touch and feel before adding to cart, visit their showroom.
8780 5139 | 8 Kaki Bukit Avenue 1, #06-03/04
Originals – recycled tropical house décor
The Bukit Batok showroom is full of tropical décor style furniture from India and Java, with pieces to use in every room in the home. You’ll also find rugs, throw cushions and bedding and a huge new outdoor collection. This is definitely one furniture store to visit when home decorating to get the tropical house look completed.
Level 5, 1 Bukit Batok Street 22
Taylor B Design – tropical house style
Known as a go-to destination if you’re looking for eclectic and unique furniture pieces, Taylor B carries a diverse range of home décor, art and furniture, from vintage and contemporary to unique and luxe.
Recently, the store has noticed shoppers showing an increased love for pieces with a tropical vibe. This is a great, fun way to pay tribute to sunny Singapore, by adding beautiful tropical house décor accents to your space. Think palm leaves, snakeskins and colourful birds! The Taylor B team clearly has a big love of animals, not only in its décor pieces for the home, but in real life; that’s why it promises that its products remain vegan.
65 Mohamed Sultan Road
WTP The Furniture Company – create a Singapore home
Explore this store’s three-storey Aladdin’s cave and you’ll find armchairs and sofas made from rattan, and sustainable tropical hardwood furniture and accessories made from mango wood. Both of these materials are indigenous to this tropical region. There are also fab vintage finds and accessories such as lights and benches made with bamboo, perfect for tropical home décor ideas and styling. You’ll also find items like cushions with leaf motives and decorative accessories in the shape of colourful tropical insects for your Singapore home.
3 Kung Chong Road
Just Anthony – tropical home decorating with oriental flair
Since the 1970’s, Just Anthony’s huge 15,000-square-foot showroom has been the place to head for an eclectic array of Chinese antiques and accessories. It carries a lovely range of ceramic drum stools that can be used outdoors – perfect for our tropical weather. The stools are multi-purpose as they’re great as outside seats, side tables or even flower pot stands. Prefer to stay indoors? Why not bring the outdoors in! The hand-painted room dividers depict garden scenes and come in a variety of fabulous floral designs. Besides being a room divider, they can also be hung like a large painting, providing a vibrant focal point for your room.
379 Upper Paya Lebar Road
Looking for more tropical house décor and home decorating ideas? Head to our readers’ homes section where you’ll find every style, from tropical to colonial, and many more!