I S O L A G R A N D E U R @ S E N I B O N G C OV E Luxury speaks for itself at Isola Grandeur, a precinct within Front Concept Sdn Bhd’s Senibong Cove development. Located in Johor, the luxury development recently took home four awards at the Southeast Asia Property Awards 2015 – Best Housing Development (Malaysia), Best Luxury Housing Development (South Malaysia), Best Landscape Architectural Design, and Best Residential Interior Design. We speak to the interior designer for the Isola Grandeur show house, Mel Yeo.
Tell us about Senibong Cove. As an interior designer, what sets it apart from other developments for you? The beauty of Senibong Cove lies in its Master Planning, where carefully curated properties in various typologies are all linked by their closeness to the river and waterways. Whether it is the villas of Isola Grandeur or apartments in the The Water Edge Apartments, they all offer stunning views of the sea 120
and with it, all the other pleasures of waterfront living. With the inclusion of a marina and F&B outlets fronting the development, Senibong Cove truly offers city dwellers a gateway into an idyllic island lifestyle. These unique qualities are not always present in other projects, making the development stand out. Tell us about your personal philosophy for interior design. How
did you apply it to Isola Grandeur? Our approach in design is to strive toward creating a space that is balanced; a balance between form and function, between the sensual and the subtle, between light and shadow, and a balance between being stylish and yet timeless. We always focus on our own deﬁnition of luxury, which is based on clarity and brevity. We want to create