Interior trends 2019: These minimalist furniture and design brands will transform your home with their exacting proportions
Without a doubt, minimalism has been the most popularly received aesthetic movements across fashion, art and design. This year, the pared-back approach to life and the arts has been thrust into the spotlight once again with the global prominence of Japanese organising consultant Marie Kondo and the local success of National Gallery Singapore's blockbuster Minimalism exhibition.
Yet, when it comes to the home decor, the pleasing palettes and simple shapes often belie the exacting hand and next-level fabrication behind the object. From Japan to Denmark, we've rounded up an eclectic assortment of homeware brands that demonstrate just that; elevating often overlooked furniture and accents such as side tables, vases, table lamps and armchairs into highly desirable pieces at the top of our wishlist at the moment.