Hailing from the Southern Highlands in Australia,
Jamie has a background in fashion retailing and
styling. As the owner of Filthy Luca in Paddington,
Sydney, Jamie learned the ropes of running a fast
paced retail business in the highly competitive field
of fashion in Sydney’s Eastern suburbs.
Jamie always had a passion for interior design,
which he credits to his mother who was an
accomplished stylist and decorator in her own right.
Wanting a break from fashion retail, Jamie retrained
in interior design and styling and started his own
company in Sydney, Inner Space Design where he
took on interior and styling projects for a range of
Relocating to Singapore with his partner,
Jamie found his way to The Shophouse on the
recommendations of friends, and the rest, as they
say, is history. Jamie came on board as a co-owner
and Creative Director of The Shophouse in February
To get in touch with Jamie: email@example.com
Laura grew up in a rural area on the outskirts of
Brisbane, Australia, and has certainly moved far
from her roots. Originally a HR Consultant for a firm
in Melbourne, Laura spent much of her earlier career
working closely with oil industry leaders to assist
with their HR and recruitment needs.
Laura relocated to Singapore in early 1997 with her
partner, and then proudly became the mother to
three great kids. Life took a crazy turn in 2004 when
the Bartlett family were relocated to New Delhi, India
where they subsequently spent an eventful but life
changing two years.
During her time in India, Laura was mesmerized by
the Good Earth brand. Upon learning of an imminent
return to Singapore, she quickly approached Good
Earth (then an emerging design house based out of
New Delhi) to bring their brand back to Singapore.
Much to everyone’s surprise, they agreed and
“Leaving India” was born. It all snowballed from
In early 2008 Laura purchased The Shophouse
and quickly merged Leaving India products with the
existing teak furniture of The Shophouse allowing
Good Earth to be a recognizable brand in Singapore
in its own right. The Shophouse was transformed
and Interior Design, Custom Design and lighting products were all added.
To get in touch with Laura: firstname.lastname@example.org