Home & Decoration

In this home and deco series, we interview families from around the world about their design and furnishing ideas, their daily routines, their lifestyles and how they find their dreamy home in this dynamic city. No matter big or small, their home represents their attitude and aesthetic toward life, and their stories with Shanghai.
In this home and deco series, we interview families from around the world about their design and furnishing ideas, their daily routines, their lifestyles and how they find their dreamy home in this dynamic city. No matter big or small, their home represents their attitude and aesthetic toward life, and their stories with Shanghai.
Feng shui harmony in a Tibetan-style eco lodge - Lifestyle in China
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Feng shui harmony in a Tibetan-style eco lodge

In Yunnan Province's extreme northwestern town Benzilan, an unmarked turn off down a country road, along a babbling brook, eventually an inscrutable door. Why is it here?
Functional Balinese oasis oozes aesthetical charm - Lifestyle in China
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Functional Balinese oasis oozes aesthetical charm

When finance professional Mei Yee Lim purchased a property in  Hong Kong, she decided to go for amenities over square footage.
A colorful, playful Dubai dwelling full of personality, charm - Lifestyle in China
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A colorful, playful Dubai dwelling full of personality, charm

Architect and interior designer Pallavi Dean boasts an artistic free spirit that gives her family home in Dubai a joyful, wow factor.
Timeless style with a contemporary eye - Lifestyle in China
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Timeless style with a contemporary eye

Architect Paloma Canizares' home in Madrid is experimental, unexpected and personal.
Eclectic mix of old versus new and East meets West - Lifestyle in China
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Eclectic mix of old versus new and East meets West

For French designer Isabelle Lovisi Bruere, a spacious city apartment provides the ideal setting of custom-made furniture and a well-curated collection of arts and crafts.
Western designs with a bold Oriental touch - Lifestyle in China
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Western designs with a bold Oriental touch

When Kim Gabrielse-Duker and Wouter Gabrielse were offered a chance to live in a penthouse in downtown Shanghai, surrounded by the city's dynamic vibe, they jumped at it.
Spiritual mountain haven of tranquil calm - Lifestyle in China
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Spiritual mountain haven of tranquil calm

Nestled in the hills of Japan's resort town of Karuizawa, Ed Ng and Terence Ngan's private residence provides the antithesis to their busy work life. 
Vintage HK sanctuary full of character, history and stories - Lifestyle in China
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Vintage HK sanctuary full of character, history and stories

Frenchman Arnault Castel's story with Hong Kong started 24 years ago, from the moment he saw a Wong Kar-Wai movie – "Chungking Express."
Dynamic couple's cool, collected, wide-open space - Lifestyle in China
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Dynamic couple's cool, collected, wide-open space

Nothing is more effortlessly cool than an industrial-style living space. They are often occupied by people who live a dynamic lifestyle, such as Elisa Harca and Daniel Murray.
Combining creativity with the art of living - Lifestyle in China
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Combining creativity with the art of living

The city apartment fashion designer Helen Lee calls home is complemented by her collection of designer furniture, unique artwork and quirky curios.
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