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

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 […]

Christmas, Decor Basics, Decor Stores, Festive Decor, Home decor, StyleRadha

5 Decor and Gift Must-Buys this Christmas

 

 Oh the weather outside is frightful but the chai is so delightful, and since we’ve nowhere to go, let it scroll, let it scroll, let it scroll. Our little take on a lovely old Christmas Carol. Here are 5 CAREFULLY curated christmas gifts. Pull on some fuzzy socks, wrap those […]

Christmas, Decor Stores, DIYs, Festive Decor

Christmas Decorating on a Budget!

 

 Christmas is around the corner. Have you started decorating? Here are some tried and tested budget decorating ideas that appealed to the DecorDrama team. Between Cynthia (our very resourceful inhouse intern) and me, we managed to try these with whatever we had handy at home.   WINE CORK ANGELS Cynthia […]

Decor Basics, DIYs, Home decor

Stunning New Color Guides from Nerolac Paints

 

  When I got my hands on the Nerolac Healthy Home Paint color guides for Exteriors and Interiors, I was scheduled to travel within the hour on a long distance trip, but I couldn’t put these books down! From the print quality to the superior layouts and great color selection […]