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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!
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Home Tour: Dhrubaa Mukherjee’s Elegant New Jersey Home

Dhrubaa De and her husband Debkumar De live in a very elegant house in New Jersey, with lovely touches of India (Calcutta)  in it. Their home is quite tastefully done-up with earthy tones mixed up with cheerful pops of colour.      She tried to recreate the feel of an old Bengali bedroom with a four poster bed draped […]


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Decor Store: The Pink Chair by Komal Sandhu

The Pink Chair is where you must go if you want an accent chair, or a unique, custom-upholstered one. This is a part interview, part feature; and you can feast your eyes on the chairs designed and made by Komal Sandhu while you read! The Pink Chair is not just about getting a unique chair, […]


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Home Tour: Avilasha’s Bengaluru Home with Global Decor Accents

This is the most difficulty I have had with writing a title 🙂 for a blog post. This home has so many elements – Indian, Coco-Chanel inspired and art deco in the living room,  Middle-Eastern touches and more global decor around the home. Needless to say, it’s come together brilliantly, with lots of takeaways for […]


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A Solution for Mr. and Mrs.Forgetful

Most families including my own, have one person who is forgetful. By forgetful I don’t mean they forget anniversaries and birthdays. They forget simple things like where they kept their car keys, or the ring they wore to a friend’s house last night – everyday valuables! Well, what if I told you that I know […]


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5 Gorgeous Products that Caught my Eye this Week

1.Coppre’s Tulsi Kansa Thali A mellifluous mix of metals makes up the elements of this tablescape. It’s a perfect buy for the upcoming festive season, me thinks! https://www.facebook.com/coppre   2  The Tobias Wingback Chair from limón Aradhana Anand whose home has been featured on this blog runs  limón. This Ikat Grey chair caught my attention! https://www.facebook.com/limonstory   […]


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The Iconic Egg Chair – 50+ years and Still Stylish!

Danish architect and designer Arne Jacobsen designed the famous 1960 showcase Royal Hotel, Copenhagen. Passionate to create the perfect hotel experience, he personally designed most of the hotel’s iconic furniture, including the legendary Egg™ chair (in 1958). Very few designs stand the test of time. The Egg Chair has! Paying tribute to Arne Jacobsen, this year […]


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Upcycling: From Meh to Wow, my Coffee Table Makeover

My coffee table had a glass top, and for the longest time, it was in storage. I just didn’t want to risk the kids getting hurt because the glass top jutted out. So I always used a Fabindia trunk as my coffee table instead!   Then came the day when I realized I was running out of […]


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Home Tour: A Mumbai home that Delights in its Turkish Influences

  A trip to Turkey inspired a family in Parel, Mumbai to decide that Turkey would be the influence for their 2000 sq ft apartment. Architect Kunal Barve of the design firm Interface, worked on this project, and aptly christened it “Turkish Delight”.   The four bedroom apartment was to be redesigned into an open space for the family and […]


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5 Lovely Decor Products that Caught my Eye this Week

I am back with your favorite series. So let’s check out the 5 products that caught my eye this week! Turquoise decanters from CAC  Contemporary Arts and Crafts have delightful products on their site. They also have a September sale on, and these turquoise decanters are on sale! I am crushing over several products on their site, but since I […]


Review: Custom-made curtains from CustomFurnish

I love furnishings!Take me to a furnishing store, and there is a good chance that I will spend a couple of hours in there! While the Indian decor industry has seen a lot of online decor curtain sellers, a custom-made curtain shop is rare! And that’s why my curiosity was piqued when I was offered […]


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