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About sharon dsouza

Sharon DSouza owns and writes this blog. A mother of two, she is based in Pune, and works as a content strategist. She is a coffee-lover and writer, so it is but natural that she is a regular at her writers’ club which meets in a coffee shop every Sunday. She is also a home baker, and loves to travel!

5 Gorgeous Decor Products that Caught my Eye this Week

1. Curved Sofa from Freedom Tree Freedom Tree is a gorgeous online store with the most beautiful selection of retro-lush pieces I have seen in a while! This Curved Sofa certainly called out to me. One look at it and I was in la-la land dreaming about the possibilities of styling it! It’s a great accent piece […]


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Meera and Vijay D’Souza’s Nostalgia-Invoking home in Detroit

Meera and Vijay, originally Bandra people, live just outside of Detroit, Michigan with their two kids. Meera’s love for decor began at a young age. She used to accompany her sari-loving mother to the handloom exhibitions in Bombay, and while her mother got busy selecting saris, Meera remembers sneaking off to the home decor section. Vijay has […]


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Home Tour: Dhiraj & Lynda D’Souza’s home in Canada

I met Lynda online and I am so  amazed by the way people with similar interests can instantly connect on social media! Lynda and Dhiraj run a residential interior design firm in Canada. Lynda is an artist and Interior Decorator while Dhiraj is a Designer and Renovator.   Their passion for interiors is quite obvious […]


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Pagdandi Books Chai Cafe – My hangout in Pune

As a mom who works from my home office, getting away at least once a week for some ‘me’ time, is so important. And where do I go?  Tucked away in a building not too far away from where I live, is my favorite place in Pune. It’s called Pagdandi – Books Chai Cafe. Like the name […]


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5 awesome decor products that caught my eye this week

We are back, with a fresh new series of ‘ 5 awesome decor products that caught my eye this week’   Red block print coasters from Chiguru A venture by Archana Rao and Sonia Deshpande, Chiguru works with 6 lovely ladies from the livelihoods centre at Panchgani-based NGO Grampari. Their products (aprons, coasters, tablemats) are gorgeous with […]


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A decor blogger’s living room: Styling Tips

I recently posted pictures of my living room on Decor Drama (more about this group at the bottom of this post) and I was overwhelmed with the response. So I decided to delve more into the room for my readers’ behalf, and try and share some tips with you. My living room has grown over the […]


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Masculine Home Design: Home Tour + Tips

  Hello 2016! Men live alone for various reasons. Rather than making do with impersonal decor, try making the home more comfortable, to infuse a feeling of belonging. Here’s a contextual home tour and great tips on masculine home design. In this case, a civil servant had to move from Delhi to Bengaluru on a temporary […]


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2015 : The Best of The Keybunch

What a lovely year 2015 was for this blog! We have featured some truly amazing homes, and this blog has grown its readership by 200% this year. We have also debuted on Instagram this year, and loving every moment of it! A good year indeed! So just in case you missed our posts in 2015, here’s a […]


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Christmas Decor: Meera and Vijay’s home in the US

    It’s a small, small world I realize, though not for the first time,as Meera and I got acquainted online, and then realized we had common friends! Well, Meera is a decor enthusiast and has a lovely home filled with her collections over the years. But today, I am going to bring you her […]


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5 Gorgeous Products that Caught my Eye this Week

TUNI Mrinmayee founded TUNI  – a venture that involves products made from hand woven and hand painted textiles. Her focus is to make art and weaves meet in a functional product. These pretty cushion covers from her new collection – Tribal Tales caught my eye!The artists from Orissa lend their skills to the ‘Tribal Tales’. In this collection the […]


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