Botanical Bonanza


tropical leaves with big impact


As seen trending, tropical leaves have been quite a hit lately as it instantly gives a big impact with the least effort! Tropical fern, banana and palm leaf are some of the tropical leaves to name a few. Whether you choose for a subtle or bold application, there’s plenty of ways to incorporate a little tropical decor into your home to create a fresh, modern and inviting space.


different leavesHere are 5 different types of tropical leaves that could instantly transform your space! Despite Singapore being a tropical country itself, we know it can get pretty tough trying to find these leaves. We’ll give you a little insider’s tip – you can find these in Tiong Bahru Wet Market! Now you have every reason to spice up your house with these beautiful leaves.


leaf on its ownThere’s a reason why tropical leaves are trending – that’s because these leaves are naturally visually appealing on its own! Simply leave them in vases, or create a masterpiece by curating a wall foliage with these greens!  You can also use it as table display for a special occasion when there are guests over or  frame it up and have it as a housewarming gift!

TIPS HEADER ONLYleaf on its ownBut if you somehow can’t get them, there is a simple alternative to it – why not have them painted by yourself to give it a personal touch? These can then be framed, and why not be creative and make it as a backdrop for your wall clock?

FABRICleaf on its ownThese leaves are so popular and so well-sought that you could even find them on fabrics. Curtains, pillow cushions, bed sheets – you name it. This is a bold approach to incorporating botanical elements into your space. But if you really love it then why not?

WALLPAPERWALLPAPERHow about an even bolder approach by having them literally on the whole stretch of an empty wall? This gives the space an immediate exciting transformation – to a tropical bohemian space! With the clever selection of furniture pieces – your space can potentially look pretty cool. Shop at Make Room to match your wall with some of the furniture pieces we offer here!


We hope you’ve enjoyed some of our quick tips to incorporating tropical vibes into your space! Don’t forget to hashtag us with #designwithmakeroom if you’ve managed to incorporate some of our tips to your space! In the mean time watch this space for more design tips!

– Make Room Team