Nail your #homegoals with these Pinterest-worthy cushion covers... we've been window shopping in Singapore!
If there’s one thing we look forward to every day, it’s coming home to chill out on our sofas (or sofabeds) piled with hand-picked cushions in our fave designs. Any self-respecting interiors addict knows that the right cushions can be the quickest and easiest way to nail those #homegoals – and even when we’re just in window-shopping mode, we can’t resist a Pinterest-worthy design. Thinking of giving your living room a makeover? Express yourself with artsy covers from Society6, ever-trendy tropical prints from Affordable Style Files, Maissone and Singapore Trading Post for jungle vibes or Singapore-themed upholstery from Onlewo to give your home a truly local feel. We say nothing beats chilling on your sofa decked with cool cushions from these home stores in Singapore…
Founded by Mike Tay, Onlewo creates amazing prints and patterns inspired by the heritage, places and cultures of Singapore – which translate to upholstery, wallpaper, unique homewares and cushion covers. Spruce up your living spaces with cushions featuring patterns based on kueh, Peranakan tiles (pictured above) and places and monuments in the Lion City – there’s even a very cool Tiong Bahru print!
Onlewo, 129 Jalan Besar, Singapore 208847, p. 9112 4685
We can’t stop raving about this site – and for good reason. From wall art to iPhone cases, and even cushion covers, Society6 is an undisputed haven for quirky, offbeat products at prices that don’t break the bank. Galaxy designs by artists Matt Borchert and Space99 will have you dreaming of a trip to the moon.
Society6, available online.
Shop at this local online store, which goes well beyond modern, chic furniture. Add colour and texture to your sofa with its own line of soft ombre designs, velvet covers by Rapee, and cushion covers decorated with quirky slogans by Stitches and Tweed to jazz up your pad. Don’t wanna travel all the way to the showroom? HipVan has an app online so you can shop from the comfort of your home.
HipVan, available online.
Maisonne is a go-to for quality homewares, and you’ll be spoilt for choice when it comes to shopping for your sofa cushions! Choose between solid colours, monotone designs in leather, or go crazy with a splash of watercoloured patterns, or tropical prints (see above). Plus, its natural mulberry silk range is hypoallergenic, which is great if you have allergies.
Maissone, 38 Eng Hoon Street Tiong Bahru, Singapore 169783, p. 6669 9681
Affordable Style Files
Founded by style-whiz Hong Henwood, Affordable Style Files is famous for offering lush homewares from Australia. Like its name suggests, the store’s big on affordability, especially foliage-themed cushion covers. With a fab range of designs by Australian makers such as Society of Wanderers, Merci Perci and Square Fox, we’re certain you’ll find a spiffy item or two to add subtle yet stunning accents to your home.
Affordable Style Files, 6A Dempsey Road, Dempsey, Singapore 247661
As Singapore’s answer to Etsy, it’s no surprise that Naiise has no shortage of beautiful pillowcases and cushion covers for the home. Housing a range of unique pieces from a diverse mix of emerging labels such as Stitches and Tweed, The East Story and HK Living, this certainly is a far cry from IKEA. It doesn’t matter where your tastes may lie, there’s something for everyone at Naiise.
Naiise, available at Orchard Gateway, The Cathay and I12 Katong.
Singapore Trading Post
Tropical prints are so in right now, and what better way to shop leafy cushion covers at Singapore Trading Post. Its catalogue of covers is carefully curated by its team, offering pieces from India, Indonesia, Vietnam, and Myanmar. With all sorts of designs and colours of the flora and fauna, the selection here is definitely worthy of a visit if you’re looking for furnishings with a side of Asian charm.
Singapore Trading Post, Tan Boon Liat Building, #07-01, 315 Outram Road, Singapore 169074, p. 6274 0511
Ralph Lauren-chic meets East Hamptons prep, Bungalow 55 is a study in style and sophistication founded by stylist Nina Beale. The store stocks a carefully curated selection of furniture sourced from Australia, Belgium, and America, as well as home accessories such as cushion covers in a variety of geometrical designs. If you’re looking so something simple with a hint of playfulness, we can’t keep our eyes of this all-black cover with white tassels from Bungalow 55!
Bungalow 55, 501 Bukit Timah Road, Cluny Court #01-05A, Singapore 259760, p.6463 3831
Homes to Life
When it comes to giving your space a fresh makeover, Homes to Life knows what’s best. Browse through its catalogue or visit its new flagship store for home inspo and products, including cushion covers in pastel hues, mixed fabrics, unique patterns and modern designs that will not only give texture to your couch, but also expresses your sense of style – minimalist, maximalist or in-between.
Homes to Life, #02-15, Great World City, 1 Kim Seng Promenade, Singapore 237994, p. 6635 5050
Shiva Designs Bespoke
Shiva Designs is another need-to-know homewares address in Singapore. Shiva stocks our most beloved brands like Jai Vasicek, Samantha Robinson, and is the exclusive distributor of Aussie homeware label, Bonnie & Neil in Singapore. But more recently, we have been loving its homegrown range of dip-dyed and spotted cushion covers – the perfect accessory for a solid-coloured sofa.
Shiva Designs Bespoke, #04-02, Cluny Court, 501 Bukit Timah Road, Singapore 259760, p. 9184 6049
We’re not exaggerating when we say that BODE is the place to give your living space an eye-catching makeover. After all, it is home to Singapore’s largest collection of home accessories, including printed cushions, from the likes of Liberty, Decortex Firenze, Vantage Concept, Timorous Beasties, and other leading designers sourced from all over the world. Even better: the BODE team also provides bespoke upholstery services if you need something customised.
BODE, #05-10, Tan Boon Liat Building, 315 Outram Rd, Singapore 169074, p. 6635 3377