Tag: bangalore

Design 101: HOW TO PULL OFF THE MINIMALIST LOOK WITH AN INDIAN TOUCH

Minimalist Indian Homes

I have been a long time admirer of the clean, minimal look. And, I can only blame this fondness for a pared-down house on two things: one, it takes less time, effort, and money to maintain a minimal home, and…



This new interior design studio in town lets you see and feel your home in virtual reality. (Sshh..details inside)

The U & Us Studio by Godrej at Bangalore

I said grey.She (my interior designer) agreed to grey.
We are talking about…



Watch the pros shine a hard-water stained bathroom: cleaning secrets revealed

Deep cleaning service bangalore for apartments

A sparkling, shining bathroom is the mirror of a well-run home.

It’s been a little over two years since we moved into the new home; the signs of wear and tear, ageing are beginning to show. The dirt accumulating along…



Pest Control: How To Get Rid of Cockroaches From Your Kitchen

Roaches.

Those creepy little things that give you goosebumps anytime you spot them.

I wonder why they were created in the first place.

Nothing makes me squirm as much as these dirty little things.

They are not only creepy to look at, but quite unhygienic and hazardous health wise to have in a home.

The tricky question is how do you exterminate roaches?

The answer is : Pest Control.

How often have…



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

Wellness

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…



Home Tour: Manisha and Ajay’s Colorful Haven Featured in GoodHomes

colorful home

Where do you go to (my lovely ~~~ too much Peter Sarstedt over the weekend) for interior inspiration?

Blogs? Facebook groups? Or good old magazines?

My favorite go-to place for home tours is the GoodHomes magazine. I have some of the best issues stacked on my…