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Category Archives: DIYs

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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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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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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DIY Christmas Centrepiece

Have you read our post about Christmas tablescape ideas? Well, here’s another idea to do with tablescapes, this time a centrepiece for your table, and one that you can make at home. For a simple yet elegant centerpiece, you need some tetra packs, felt belt , a straw wreath, burlap or jute twine and candle. […]


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Beautiful vignette Ideas for your Christmas Tablescapes

When it comes to Christmas and New Year entertaining, it is really all about the food. And you will agree that before all that gastronomic goodness that follows any gathering, comes a beautifully laid table that sets the stage for all that is to follow. Here are some extremely easy-to-pull-off table top decorating ideas that I […]


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Christmas Shopping Guide, Pan-India

The holiday season is here. And it’s time to start stocking up on “holiday favorites” to pretty up the pads. Whether you like to get your Christmas shopping done early or wait for the last minute, you’re guaranteed to make the best Christmas buys from stores, soul santé, fetes and fairs in your cities. To make your Christmas […]


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DIY: Burlap Christmas Wreath

  Christmas is just around the corner. Christmas decor starts from the front door, and the best way to dress up a door, is with a wreath! Here’s a quick and easy wreath tutorial that anyone can do! What you will need: 1 A straw wreath for the base (if you can’t find a straw wreath in […]


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Diwali DIY: Home-baked salted, scented diyas

It’s that time f the year again – when fairy lights twinkle outside windows, and pretty diyas add light and colour to the night sky. Here’s a quick and simple recipe to make your own diyas out of a salt, spice and white flour dough. Recipe (makes a baking tray full of assorted diyas) 1 […]


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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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