Simple Styling Ideas: Old measuring cups or cans

It all began when I spent a few days at my parents’ coffee estate. The milk is brought in fresh everyday, and because it is in excess of our requirements, it is sold to the neighbours. So, out come these measuring cans, and they are used to measure the appropriate quantities of milk, and put […]

Home Tour: The Josephs’ Amazing Technicolor Dream Home in Kerala!

After an eventful stay in Bangalore, and a gorgeous home tour there, we are calling in at the Joseph residence in Chalakudy, Thrissur, Kerala. A long driveway cuts through well-manicured lawns and lovely gardens. A pristine white house stands tall and stately, with giant coconut trees in the backyard looming over the rooftop! It makes a […]


Home Tour: Preethi Prabhu and her Smorgasbord of Delightful Décor Accents

    Welcome to Bangalore, where I am holidaying this month. I am delighted to bring you a home from Bangalore wonly  (*wink) today. One that has so much of color and warmth, lovingly put together by the talented Preethi Prabhu. A blogger, stylist, entrepreneur and a design professional, hers is a well-known name among décor […]


Inda and Sony Sulaksono’s Colorful Home in Indonesia

Deviating slightly from our focus on Indian and desi global decor, I have a beautiful Indonesian home for you to tour today. Windya or Inda as she is known, has a gorgeous Instagram feed, and that’s how I first got in touch with her. Her decorating style blew me away, and I was eager to show […]


Sujatha and Bharath’s Madras Apartment: A Home with a Persona

  Sujatha and Bharath live in their 1500 sqft flat in Madras (Chennai). Are you stuck on the title? I agree, it is a bit cryptic, but when you read through this home tour, and see the photographs, you will understand that no decor adjective would do justice to this beautifully done up home that wears its […]


Shweta and Harshad’s Ethnic-Global Style home in Arizona

  It all started with this  gorgeous blue motif wall. I saw that wall, and I wanted to see more of the home, sure that it would be as delightful. That’s how I got hooked to Shweta Mark’s IG feed. I was not disappointed! This home tour has been in the pipeline for many months now. […]

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Decor Basics: Summer Decorating Ideas

The season of boundless sunshine, laid-back easiness, and cool indulgences is underway. This means it is time to rethink and retouch your home décor and prep up your space for those woefully warm summer days. Summer is as much a state of mind as it is a season. As lingering summer days melt into balmy […]


5 Awesome Products and Ideas that Caught my Eye this Week

This week I am back with more recycled and upcycled products, and I am introducing you to a fabulous new service – artwork that is affordable (because you can rent it and keep changing your artwork).  I also introduce to to a furniture rental company. But I urge you to absolutely not miss a special guest who is here […]


Children’s Bedroom Decorating: A DIY Wondersack

I call it a wonder sack because it is a multipurpose wonder.Ours is a household with kids,and soft toys are woven into our memories of milestones and special celebrations. At times it becomes really difficult to part with them, but their presence can make a kids room full and messy. I came up with this idea […]

Video Door Phone Security by Godrej

It’s a busy day for me. As a freelancer, I often work out of my home office. Today is different. I am out, all day, meeting clients, taking a quick break to lunch with a friend who I haven’t met in ages. As I walk into the restaurant, my phone beeps. I am tempted to […]