Author: sharon dsouza

Online store: Uncommon Goods

When I first heard about Uncommon Goods, I was intrigued by the range of products they had on offer. And I was glad to see one more website devoted to handmade or personalized gifts. It’s wonderful that handmade product makers (the talented people who labor over the lovely products on offer), are finally getting their […]

 

Home Tour: A Mediterranean-inspired Apartment in Mumbai

Teal House is actually an apartment in Mumbai’s Napean Sea Road, spanning an area of 1100 square feet. With flashes of blue, teal and white, and bougainvillea in the decor, the Mediterranean from where this home draws inspiration, is everywhere! And that’s wonderful, because the theme originated from the clients desire to recreate […]

 

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 […]

 

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, […]

 

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 limĂłn Aradhana Anand whose home has been featured on this blog runs limĂłn. This Ikat Grey chair […]

 

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 […]