Author: sharon dsouza

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 Frida […]

 

Old Stool: Trash to Treasure

Every year thousands of beautiful old furniture, decor pieces such as vintage lamps and light fixtures and old pieces dating back to pre-Colonial or Colonial days are trashed in India. Ironically, there’s a whole industry devoted to creating similar pieces from scratch, and there’s a huge revival of using these pieces […]

 

My Favourite Indian States translated into Decor Colour Palettes

I have been looking through Nerolac’s colour palettes and some of them are such beautiful blends of complementary and set-off colours grouped conveniently together. As I looked through my catalogues,  idly wondering how they would fit into our country’s different regions. And that’s how this post came about, where I […]

 

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 already […]