Me

Hi, I am Sharon, the founder of The Keybunch, and I have been blogging here since the last 10 years! I'm a published writer. I am also the founder of Decor Drama a 10k plus strong community of decor enthusiasts on Facebook. I design and decorate homes. You can connect with me at sharon@thekeybunch.com

Recent Posts

Decor Basics, Decor Stores, Festive Decor, Home decor

Functional and Aesthetic Country Kitchens from By The Riverside

 

      ALSO SCROLL DOWN  TO READ 5 MYTHS ABOUT COUNTRY KITCHENS BUSTED! The charm and charisma of an old world country kitchen appeals to many of us. However, when it is finally time to install a kitchen, most of us think that a country kitchen is not practical […]

Decor Basics, Home decor, Home Tours

Home Tour: Bohemian, Eclectic, Vintage & Thrift decor in Channing’s Texas Home

 

  That’s probably the longest home tour title I have written but truly, it was necessary because Channing Allard’s home is a wonderful mix of all that and more. Just eclectic or just Bohemian doesn’t do justice. You think it is eclectic but you turn a corner and see vintage or […]

Decor Basics, DIYs, Home decor, Home Tours

Tween Girl’s Room – A makeover story

 

      The Client – A tween who is mature beyond her years! The Idea – To transform a room completely simply by playing with wall colour and a few accessories! The dilemma – The  tween loves sports, but that doesn’t mean she doesn’t like girl stuff. She is […]

DIYs, Home decor

Book Review: Gardening in Urban India, DK Publishers

 

  Most Indians keen on gardening buy gardening books, but they are authored by non-Indian authors, and meant for end-users in other countries. They are of little use, save for their visual appeal and adornment on a coffee table. I own some of these too, and I haven’t gleaned anything […]

Decor Basics, DIYs, Home decor

Passion Flower – the Asian Paints Colour of the Year 2018

 

 Just when we had thought that yellow was passé, over-used, and done with, Asian Paints Colour Next team has surprised us with a yellow hued colour of the year. Yet, I am secretly happy – here is a colour that is so versatile, and can look beautifully both outdoors and […]

Decor Basics, DIYs, Home decor, Home Tours

Reshma Kadvath’s Hand-crafted Decor in tiny Army SF Quarters

 

  “Life in the Army, they say it’s mighty fine …”- go the lyrics of a traditional US army song that was popular in the 70’s. Life in the Indian Army is an experience too – and all you Army families, I can see you nodding your heads in affirmation! While Army Spouses are […]

Decor Basics, Gadgets for the Home, Home decor

Top 6 Technology-Driven Products for your Home in 2018

 

 There’s no denying that technology is driving our lives. While we are faced with a tech and gizmo overload, some of these gadgets really help us. Our team of young interns at The Keybunch has compiled this list of smart homes and technology-driven appliances that ease our lives and make […]

Decor Basics, DIYs, Home decor

Decorating with UltraViolet, the COTY 18

 

 The colour of the year according to my husband, is badly named! He says Ultraviolet is invisible, so technically, it cannot be a colour. That’s the way his brain is wired…and I have to often explain the obvious to him. Sigh! Ultra Violet, get it? The nirvana of violet – […]

Decor Basics, DIYs, Festive Decor, Home decor, Home Tours

Home Tour: Asha & Vidya Sagar’s Amazing Home built in the Old Style

 

 Asha and Vidya Sagar’s home in Vijayawada, AP is special.They live here with their two daughters Kiranmai and Shrimahalakshmi, and their cute pup SeethaChari who they say, is like a son to them!   The couple has an interesting story to tell, that I am keen on sharing simply because […]

DIYs, Festive Decor, Home decor, Recipes

QuickMix Christmas Fruit Cake

 

 This Christmas, instead of an elaborate cake, we thought we would make this quick kid-friendly recipe, from an old cookbook for kids by Ursula Sedgwick. This cake suits me fine, because it does not contain alcohol, it does not contain nuts, and it doesn’t require pre-soaked fruit (please also scroll […]