Tag: Interior Designer

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…



This apartment in Hyderabad with a spectacular view reeks of sophistication

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The AH residence in Hyderabad designed by Aamir and Hameeda reeks of class. Every object, every piece of furniture, every artifact fits like a hand in glove as if it were crafted for this space. The color palette is an understated beige to…



A Sophisticated Apartment in an Upscale Neighborhood in Hyderabad where Contemporary Meets Tradition

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This is the second home in a row I’m featuring that’s designed by Unnati Pingle. Unnati has designed this home for an elderly couple in Hyderabad who wanted to move out of an independent house to a more “communal” neighborhood.  An…



From Clothes Line to Jaccuzzi: See the Transformation of This Barely Used 1,600 sq.ft Terrace into a Home Spa

terrace garden

Clothes line.

One drying stand.

About 20 odd grow bags.

A washing machine.

Wondering what this paraphernalia is? These are some of the random things I can lay my eyes on the terrace now from where I type…



Neha and Gaurav’s Cozy Apartment is a Riot of Colors And Full of DIY Ideas. And Oh! Do Watch Out for the Showstealer!

The entrance to Neha and Gaurav's home

When the entrance to a home is bursting with colors and creativity like this, you would know what to expect inside. Rooms full of surprises, of…



Home Tour: An Urban Retreat in the Heart of Mumbai That Will Take your Breath Away

Ethnic foyer with a wooden swing

 

If only looks could kill, I’d be dead right now.

Yes, good design makes me go weak. And with a foyer as gorgeous as this, wonder what drama lies behind those arched niches.

Presenting to you…



Bought a new home and losing your sleep over interiors? Plan and budget better with this foolproof checklist.

Averse to planning and budgeting?

Hate numbers?

Don’t fret. Not after you read this post.

One of the oft-asked questions when you approach an interior designer is “What is your budget?” I cannot stress the importance of planning and budgeting for interiors because this is a huge project, one with many variables than buying the house itself. Often, we don’t know how much money we have and are…



Should You Hire An Interior Designer?

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Have you ever tried solving a 750-pieces or more jigsaw puzzle with a time limit?

I have.

Didn’t complete it, of course, within the time limit.

Building a house is like a novice juggling 10 balls in the air, or solving a 1000-pc jigsaw puzzle. Just when you think you have…



How Shivani Dogra Dresses Up Homes

For all you home makeover connoisseurs who ogle at before-after pictures endlessly (like me!), the name Shivani Dogra should flash the famous pictures of her Delhi pad in your mind. Even if her name doesn’t ring a bell, this picture should! Ever since I read about her little renovation project on a budget in BBC GoodHomes, I’ve associated her style with simplicity, uniqueness, use of…



Nestopia: here’s where you hire your interior designer, and a home tour!

Good morning! How’s the week treating you folks? I’m hoping you are reading this post on feedly or some other reader. How did you find the transition? As much as I like feedly, I miss Google Reader.

So anyways, early last month, after the numbers slowly started receding from my head, I spoke with Harsh Jain of Nestopia one afternoon. How about some prettiness…