Tag: mumbai

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…



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…



Inside a Mumbai Home With a Moroccan Touch

Inside a Mumbai home designed by Livspace

Give me the blues to drive away the blues“. Said who? Me, of course. Blue for me symbolizes positivity. And, here’s a home that celebrates this exuberant color in its various hues, tints, and shades; add a Moroccan touch to it…



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…



Home Tour: Step Inside This 600 Sq. Ft. Renovated Home

renovated apartment by Mangesh Lungare

AD is a treasure trove of homes that excel in design. I was floored by the renovation of this 600-sq. ft apartment in Mahim belonging to Nikhil and Rima Bhende. Before-after pictures alongside would have accentuated the breathtaking transformation.

Location: Mahim

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Home Tour: A Bandra Residence Designed by Arbaysis Ashley

I’ve featured a few designers in the past whose work we loved and appealed to our design sensibilities: deCode, Kaizad Dinshaw, Ayaz Basrai. Today, let us tour a high-rise residence in Mumbai designed by yet another talented duo: …



Interior Design: The Orange Lane

My son remarked this afternoon, “mamma, how does Google know all the answers?”  I replied, “yes, it does, provided you ask the right questions.” The past decade or so has made us believe that we can have all the answers in a click from supernova explosions to a drug prescribed by a hematologist to what’s so fascinating about a beluga whale; it has given us…



Style your space like a pro: 4 ideas that really work!

It’s no secret that I’m a big fan of Kaizad Dinshaw’s work ever since I saw how he magically transformed his bachelor pad into a visual treat. How much can you accomplish in 691 sq.ft of space you may ask? Take twenty steps from one end to the other, and you hit a wall. But, that’s how small or rather big is Dinshaw’s apartment,…



Designer spotlight: Purple Backyard

Hello everybody! It’s Friday and time for Shopping Friday post which will be up tomorrow as I have an exciting designer to showcase today. During one of my many FB wanderlust (which has been cut short this week because of Chrome Nanny :(), I came across images of a beautiful, breezy, street-side cafe kinda setting. Digging further, it turned out this pretty place was a…



Play Clan

What do you do when something catches your attention? I’d blog about it, how about you? Play Clan is not new to me but it resurfaced on my radar again this Saturday night while flipping through the Aug. issue of Good Homes magazine and during a rendezvous with a time waster called FB.

Play Clan passes all the tests that a modern design lover looks…