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We Refurbished This Shophouse In Singapore Into A Welcoming Home – And It’s GORGEOUS

Turn a rental house into a home on a budget and deadline

Read on – our editor Sara tells you exactly how far her shophouse living room has come!

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If you saw the recent story in The Finder about my rental shophouse makeover, you may have wondered exactly how bad was it before.

Well, here’s the proof – a Before and After gallery about the living room. (Check out the Before and After galleries of the dining room and master bedroom, too.) 

My family and I worked with Singapore-based interior designer Maureen Courcenet of Signé Design, who has previously contributed to The Finder about incorporating art into your home, Singapore’s design scene plus the benefits of being a museum docent.

Want to see a virtual tour of each room with even more insider tips from myself and Maureen? Start here, or watch the transformation of the dining room and master bedroom here.

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Thanks for coming by my house! Hopefully, it helps inspire your own decorating adventures.

Want to buy some of the same pieces? Find all of the products and stores here


By Sara Lyle Bow, September 2016


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