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Designer Replica Furniture You Need To Know About March 09 2017

Since the lounge is where we tend to spend the majority of our time at home relaxing, it is important that its furnishings are not only stylish but also comfortable too.   We have selected our top replica designer lounge chairs from Tabula Rasa  based on a number of different factors. Whether you are after maximum comfort or a striking and intriguing design, we have the ideal lounge chair for...

Why you should buy Flameless LED Candles March 07 2017

Flameless LED Candles in Malaysia are a fairly recent trend and they are essentially an electronic alternative to traditional wick candles. Tabula Rasa's premium Flameless LED candles produce a very realistic flame effect which can be placed anywhere without the worry or risks associated with real candles. They have the following features: Flickering fireless flame Pillars are made of real wax Timer function: 5 hours on/19 hours off Runs on (2) D...

Questions we ask when Clients want to buy Outdoor Patio Garden Furniture March 07 2017

In Malaysia, we are lucky to have fantastic weather all year round and these days, the outdoor area is typically viewed as an extension of our home rather than a separate area. A growing trend here is to blur the boundary between inside and out, ensuring any external area operates as additional living space.   When clients tell us that they want to buy outdoor patio garden furniture, we often...

What to check before buying synthetic wicker outdoor furniture in Malaysia January 07 2017

    In the world of outdoor furniture, this is the age of synthetic wicker outdoor furniture.  This type of furniture is becoming so popular that your bottom has no doubt encountered it at some point! We interviewed Kevin Boland, CEO of OHMM, to get his insights.  Here are Kevin's tips on some of the essential elements to check before you buy. We cannot stress how important it is to...

Reasons why Architects, Interior Designers and Landscape Architects choose to buy our designer furniture and lighting December 10 2016

In the competitive world of modern furniture, there is really no better recommendation than having architects, interior designers and landscape architects as customers. They know what makes good furniture and have very high standards.   In Tabula Rasa's relatively short history, we have had a number of these professionals purchase our furniture and the great news is that they come back time and time again. Why do these professionals choose...

Tabula Rasa - Teak outdoor furniture in Malaysia's harsh tropical climate December 08 2016

At Tabula Rasa, we stock some fantastic modern teak outdoor furniture and  with the harsh tropical weather in Malaysia, we wanted to provide some tips on the best way to care for this beautiful wood.   Teak wood is incredibly durable and its natural oil content makes it naturally resistant to water and weathering. Over time, you should expect your new teak table to age to an elegant soft silver-grey...

Tabula Rasa's Sofa Guide September 16 2015

There is no doubt that we tend to spend an enormous amount of time lounging, surfing online, eating, watching television and reading on the sofa, so it is important to make the right decision when choosing a sofa. Do consider what sort of living space you have and how you use it and the style that works best for you. An open plan living area will accommodate a modular sofa,...

Designer Furniture - A brief look at Tabula Rasa's Barcelona Chair and Ottoman June 20 2015

We are huge fans of designer furniture and in particular the Barcelona Chair. It has been around since the 1930s and was originally designed for royalty. It was created to provide seating for the King and Queen of Spain at the Barcelona 1929 World's Fair and it looks just as fantastic now as it has always done!   There are simply hundreds of factories manufacturing this chair, so price is not...

Tabula Rasa's Practical Guide to Lighting June 17 2015

Lighting is such an important part of your home's interior and can often be an area that is overlooked, and not really considered thoughtfully. Apart from providing illumination, it can create a wonderful ambience and warmth. To ensure that your home looks great and works on a practical level, we always recommend the use of three types of lighting - ambient, task and decorative.  We've put together this article to...

Tabula Rasa Malaysia Outdoor Furniture - Going cheap is a false economy! April 23 2015

Synthetic rattan furniture is an incredibly popular choice these days and it is easy to understand why. It not only works well in contemporary and traditional outdoor settings, but it is easy to take care of and if you buy good quality, will be very durable - even in Malaysia's harsh tropical climate. How long do you expect your outdoor furniture to last? We have asked many of our customers...

Tabula Rasa's Guide to buying the Charles Eames Style Lounge Chair and Ottoman April 22 2015

If you have decided that now is the time to own your very own classic Eames Lounge chair, you probably did not realise how difficult it is to find a high quality faithful reproduction. There are many retailers that offer this classic chair, but be careful! This is what we consider are the important things to look out for: (1) Quality of the veneer: Arguably one of the most important...