Tag: bangalore

5 stunning Airbnbs you would love to stay in Bangalore for their design sense

5 Bangalore Airbnbs for their design and decor senseLong weekend? Get out of town.There were a bunch of places we were to eager to drive to…

Reviving the House Hunt Series

a bohemian room

There are quite a few of you out there who have written to me recently asking for recommendations of ready-to-move in properties. As a buyer, this “find-a-new-home” project is one that sucks the time, energy and miles out of home chasers, testing their patience and perseverance, and…

In Pursuit of Wellness: a 4 part series


Your wellness and your illness, your joy and your misery, all come from within. If you want well being, it is time to turn inward – Sadhguru

WE hit an all-time low this past year in terms of my family’s health. From mid-August until December, I could count…

A Cafe’ Themed Home in Bangalore

pizza board shelf

Today, we are touring Deepa Ghankot’s cafe-themed home in Bangalore. This home has been designed in a semi-industrial and eclectic style, with predominant touches of natural and raw elements. We wanted a space that was authentic and minimalist, yet young and urban. Thus, we gravitated towards using…

Pottery Lane: a non-descript street where hands are at work shaping lumps of clay into kulhads and tandoors

pottery town

Every once in a while I hail a cab to take me to a part of the city I haven’t been to before.

This mini-adventure is refreshing to the soul and the mind.

Unfamiliar sights. Fresh scents. Some…

Kitchen Tour: A ply kitchen where budget meets fancy accessories

This post is sponsored by Capricoast.

We often associate wood as the material for interiors. After a radical introduction of stainless steel as the prime material in our previous kitchen tour, today I take you through its traditional alternative: a ply kitchen that is budget-friendly without compromising on accessories. This is also executed by CapriCoast. Just like the previous post, all frequently asked questions are…

Hampi: Where to stay, eat, and how to get around


We visited Hampi for two days last weekend (the long weekend of Ganesh Chaturthi). Unlike most places, the planning bit to Hampi was challenging since we decided not to drive and take the train instead. I found very little information online on how to travel to…

Home makeover: Stone is the hero of this renovated house

Planning to buying a old home and renovate it on a budget? Then this is for you. You will discover which interior designer to connect with, and garden, flooring and furnishing ideas.

There’s something about taking a peek inside real homes. There’s a bit of suspense of what lies behind those doors, of how people dress their homes, and the excitement builds if the doorway is…

Review: are you considering buying a row house/villa at Renaissance Nature Walk?

In this post, I analyse if you should consider buying a row house in Renaissance Nature Walk.

garden area

Continuing with the House Hunt series, today I present to you one of our ah! moments.

One where space is the king.

One where light rules, and flows in…

Best sites to shop from for furnishing your home

Owning a house was THE goal after kids’ education and wedding for our parents’ generation.

That is slowly changing now with most of us getting an apartment in early 20s.

Signing on the dotted line in the agreement should bring happiness.

Ads show images of folks like us sitting on the balcony/lawn sipping tea leisurely flipping through the pages of newspaper.

Often, they are flanked by manicured lawns, a…