Category: INTERIORS

Interiors of a space – be it a house, apartment, studio or store.


Trend Alert: Mark your memories and plan your escapes by decorating walls with maps

Of all the books in the world, the best stories are found between the pages of a passport.

Agree?

I tend to.

Imagine a wall in your home sporting a outline of the world map that is punctuated with several markers. That’s exactly what a well-traveled couple in Portland, Oregon did when they made a garage their home; now, it doesn’t require imagination to guess where the conversations…



A Staging and Interior Stylist Welcomes Us into Her Sprawling Chicago Home

living room

I read somewhere recently that pictures of before-after makeover of homes are a huge hit with readers because when the transformation is visually appealing, it leaves a huge impact. Often, we are inspired to try an idea or two like painting a…



Readers’ Choice: Here are the top five homes you loved in 2017.


It’s that time of the year to recap. You know, best of everything.  Let me start with a few numbers.

71 – the number of posts published this year, and by far the most active year on dress your home.

21. That’s the number of homes…



An Interior Designer Shares Over 10 Pooja Room / Mandir Designs For Your Home

Pooja room with pillars

When designing the interiors of a new home, two spaces that take up due time and consideration are the pooja room /mandir and the kitchen. These often come with the constraints of space and spatial orientation (vasstu).

Today, I…



Easy Decor Ideas to Dress Your Home This Holiday Season

Corner decor

The holiday season is upon us. If you haven’t had the time to plan to deck your home, do not fret. You can rustle up things found around your home to dress it up beautifully in no time. Here are few ideas all shot…



Makeover Tip: Change The Look of a Room Instantly With Just One Thing

Take a pick.

What is that one thing if you change in a room will alter its look beyond recognition?

Wall color? May be. But can you change it every week?

Artifacts? Possibly.

Rugs? Umm.

But, for maximum impact, invest in good quality fabrics. Think cushion covers, slip covers for sofa, curtains, mats, table runners, bed covers. I’ll show you some…



Corners of my home

Corner table

I did a photo shoot recently for a brand that I’m associated with. This association is different in the sense that I do not promote any of their products. It’s all about capturing the various corners of the home as it is to reflect the theme. Presenting a few pictures…



Tour a Gurgaon Home Decorated with Finds from FabIndia

Foyer

Name: Snigdha
Location: Ghaziabad, UP
Size: 1365 square feet, 3 BHK
Years lived in: owned since 2016

Today, we tour the home of Snigdha and her family, who live in an apartment in a posh society in Indrapuram, Ghaziabad. The family shifted last year from Chennai. Snigdha, a fan of all things…



6 Vegetables Perfect For Growing in Pots this Winter

6 vegetables to grow in pots this winter

Winter is one time of the year when you can expect your vegetable garden to really thrive, from my experience. There is very little that can go wrong. In summer, you face the risk of plants getting scorched or…



A Sprawling Mumbai Home Gets a Scandinavian-Inspired Makeover

White brick wall spacious home in Mumbai

Siddharth Kothari shares this 3-bedroom, 2,000 sq. feet apartment in Mumbai with his parents, Pradip and Nila. Yes, you read it right. In Marine Drive, Mumbai. I wouldn’t be surprised if your jaws dropped on seeing the square footage. They have…