Home Tours

{The Purple Turtles Giveaway} Winners and Winning Entries

A Saturday b’day is always special, and I am so happy to also announce the winners of The Purple Turtles Giveaway. There are 3 winners and here they are: 1. Reshma Sharma wins the large birdcage lantern 2. Rama Ananth wins the small birdcage lantern 3. Payal Parmar wins the beautiful t-light holder  Congrats to […]

 

{Home Tour} A French home called Dar Mona decorated in the Indian style

Dar Mona is a guest house in the hills overlooking the Orange Plains in France. The proud owner Mona is a well-travelled designer and photographer. The rooms bear testimony to Mona’s travels in  Morocco, Tunisia, Senegal , China, India and Syria – the photographs, designs and styles are windows to […]

 

A lifestyle villa located in an old Mangalorean tiled home {Ira Spa}

The absolutely charming view of the house from the entrance. On my morning walk in a quiet, nondescript bylane in Cascia, Mangalore, I spotted a lovely yellow house in the old Colonial style, with pillars, tiled roofs, et al. The signboard said Ira Spa. I was intrigued, and when I […]

 

Home Tour: Aparna’s home in Whitefield, Bengaluru

Today, we take you to Whitefield, Bengaluru to Aparna’s lovely home.Aparna is a mommy blogger over here. Aparna tells us that her decor sensibilities have developed and honed over the years, through a combination of travel, work (with the Indian crafts sector) and a lot of skulking around design blogs […]

 

Home Tour: Ranjeet and Maria’s eco-friendly sea-side home in Chennai

Interior designers Ranjeet and Maria Jacob live in a dream home situated on a quiet lane called Sea Shell Avenue. They are 250 meters form the main road and 500 meters from the ocean. The beach at their place is undisturbed , clean and devoid of fishing villages. Their dog […]