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  • THE KEY VOLUME 159 – MAY 2018

    BRIGHT ACCENTS Scandinavian aesthetics may still dominate the interior design scene, but be prepared to embrace more inviting colours – the latest trend in furnishings. Warm colour schemes and moody shades such as dusty pinks, neutral blues, mustard yellows and blends of rustic, earthy hues evoke a more enlivening ambiance. A statement furniture piece in …

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  • THE KEY VOLUME 158 – APRIL 2018

    MAXIMISING SPACE When it comes to modem bathroom design, it’s essential to focus on efficient use of space, functionality and small-scale luxury. Start with the details and accessories that are often ignored, such as adding an illuminated magnifying mirror or a wall-mounted radiator that doubles as a towel warmer. Multi-functional thermo ventilators may be a …

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  • THE KEY VOLUME 157 – MARCH 2018

    SMART LIVING In the age when the Internet of Things (IoTs) sets to dominate the future, we are inevitably moving towards a more intelligent living benefitted from advanced technology. This is evident in this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the annual tech fair held in January in Las Vegas, US, where smart home devices, artificial …

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  • THE KEY VOLUME 156 – JANUARY/FEBRUARY 2018

    ECO LIVING Sustainability is a topic not to be ignored. Whether updating home interiors or planning a complete revamp of your abode, it is worth adding environmentally friendly elements to your design. There are a few simple steps that can guide you towards green living: apply eco-friendly paints that are non-toxic and low in VOCs …

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  • THE KEY VOLUME 155 – NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2017

    BRAND-NEW LOOK An occasional refurbishment is required for all properties, to make the living environment a more pleasant one and ro increase the value. This can be achieved through several measures, such as replacing the flooring, painting the walls or adding new furniture. Small changes do make big differences. The Key is getting something of …

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  • THE KEY VOLUME 154 – OCTOBER 2017

    Personal retreat Bathrooms have tended to take a backseat in home interior design but they get much-deserved attention now that people are more conscious about wellness and the need to unwind after a long day’s work. It’s time to turn your bathroom into a tranquil place for indulgent bathing with added functionality, aesthetics and comfort. …

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  • THE KEY VOLUME 153 – SEPTEMBER 2017

    Modern luxury with panoramic beach views Stanley has long been one of Hong Kong’s most desirable residential areas, offering seaside living, a colourful market, good restaurants and bars, and easy access to the business districts of Hong Kong Island’s north coast – Central is just 25 minutes by car or public transport. The neighbourhood is …

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  • THE KEY VOLUME 152 – AUGUST 2017

    Beat the heat For any given hot summer day, a cold shower or a dip in the pool is all we need to drive away the heat and humid weather. Taking a shower is never a boring routine any longer with advanced technological innovation nowadays. Many shower systems and products are equipped with smart control, …

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  • THE KEY VOLUME 151 – JULY 2017

    Summer makeover As summer reaches its full crescendo in Hong Kong, thoughts turn to outdoor living, though the reality is that because of the heat, there won’t be much sitting outdoors until later in the yea, unless you’re lucky enough to have a swimming or plunge pod. But now is a good time to for …

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  • THE KEY VOLUME 150 – JUNE 2017

    Lofty views The Peak is undoubtedly Hong Kong’s most prestigious address. Set in that district’s Coombe Road, Carolina Garden offers residents stunning views of a country park, South China Sea and the Outlying Islands. The generous apartment, at 2,448 sq-ft (saleable area), boasts three bedrooms (one en suite), two-and-a-half bathrooms, a separated living and dining …

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