Originally, Samantha Yik just dabbled in interior styling as a hobby for friends and family.
But in 2016, she took the plunge and founded ARELI Designs, which curates home decor accessories from all over the world and offers personalized styling services for clients. What’s been the secret of her success? “‘Word of mouth’ is an important [aspect of] business for us, since everyone seems largely interconnected in a small island like Singapore.”
#SGFaves is an annual initiative by The Finder to celebrate homegrown local business owners whose products and services help people live well in Singapore – just like The Finder!
By Willaine G. Tan, Issue 304 The Finder
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