The Tapestry scores wins for sustainable design, interior design and top development

SINGAPORE (EDGEPROP) - Mainboard listed property developer City Developments Ltd (CDL) achieved several firsts when it launched The Tapestry in March 2018. It was the first premium suburban condominium project to be launched last year. The preview drew more than 5,000 people on the first weekend; and 315 units were sold on the first day of launch. It was also one of the best-selling projects last year.
The crowd on the first day of launch at The Tapestry, where 315 units were sold, making the project one of the best-selling developments of 2018 (Photo: CDL)
Today, the project is 80% sold, with an average selling price of $1,340 psf.
The Tapestry has also set a new benchmark for the neighbourhood of Tampines, both in terms of pricing and product offering. Designed by ADDP Architects with landscaping by Tinderbox Landscape Studio the project won the Sustainability Excellence and Top Development (uncompleted) Awards at the EdgeProp Singapore Excellence Awards 2019.
City Developments Ltd’s Alfred Ng, assistant vice president, projects, receiving the award for The Tapestry, which won the Sustainability Excellence and Top Development awards (Photo: Albert Chua/EdgeProp Singapore)
The show flats – designed by interior designer Cynosure Design – also scored a Top Interior Design Award for Showflat Design at the same ceremony.
The 99-year leasehold condo has 861 units in seven 15-storey blocks arranged around a 233,769 sq ft site. All the facilities are also connected together, says ADDP Architects.
Receiving the Top Interior Designer Award are (from left) George Budiman, chief creative director; and Caelen Xie, chief operating officer of Cynosure Design (Photo: Albert Chua/EdgeProp Singapore)

Inspired by nature

The main entrance into The Tapestry is from Tampines Street 86, which is a quieter street compared to Tampines Avenue 10, which is a busier road. From the entrance, residents or their guests will be dropped at the arrival court, which is landscaped, with a sculpture and a reflective pool.
According to ADDP Architects, the façade of the project was inspired by the history...