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Karvachauth is a big festival in northern India where women fast for good health and long life of their husbands. Before you go through the following pictures , make this festival a special day to celebrate the love between husband and wife , if you feel this festival has old customs which don’t make sense to you then don’t follow them , let this not be another day where husbands are made to feel superior…

So happy to share this good news. Peacocks in the rain is now one of the curators at Fab Furnish. We share the space with the likes of India Circus , Manjeet Bullar , Andyy Home , Savio & Rupa, Studio Magnifique , Purple Designs , Swayam , High Living and many other interior designers. PITR will  mainly focus on curating traditional Indian inspired interior ideas. Watch this space as we will continue to share…

Meet Priya Krishan and her beautiful abode.  Priya has been living in Gurgaon since 2008. She used to live in the US earlier. A single mother of a 14 year old , it took her a good year to get settled down back in India. “Firstly, I grew up in Kerala (Kochi) – Yes, Gods Own Country! Secondly, I had never been to the northern part of India until my 2008 move here. And thirdly, I…

Tomorrow  is Vijaydashmi when the good wins over evil. The day of victory – It brings home the message of how to being in reverence and gratitude towards everything that matters in our lives leads to success and victory. This is also the perfect time for us to share a wonderful and a very meaningful GIVEAWAY with our readers THE GRATITUDE JAR Are you interested in creating a culture of gratitude in your family? The…

V&A museum in London is one of my favorite places on earth :) It is full of endless design goodness , creativity and tons of beauty. An when V&A decided to partner with Good Earth for the Fabric of India exhibition , there was no way that we would let our readers miss this exotic collection of Indian textiles. News Release The Fabric of India Supported by Good Earth India With thanks to Experion and…

Kanika and I met several years ago well I think it was 2010 or 11 ? I found her through her blog and discovered that she stayed in the same society as mine in Pune and invited me over to her house to show/introduce me to Anek designs :) And thats how we became friends , we both pretty much loved and cribbed about the same things. Over random morning walks we discussed life ,…

Serendipty – the movie is one of my all time favorites. Well who doesn’t love an english Rom-com set in NYC . And the word itself has such a beautiful meaning. Serendipity – the occurrence and development of events by chance in a happy or beneficial way  ( photo by sumiran kabir sharma) Colour Me Autumn is a two-day festival of art, design and music where guests can pick up beautiful homewares, fashion apparel, jewellery…

“Let yourself be silently drawn by the strange pull of what you really love. It will not lead you astray.” and this inspires me everyday. ” – Rumi Anjali and I have soo many things in common , we studied the same courses in University , went to the same University but different colleges :) , worked in same companies and are totally in love with Indian design , textile and Art.  When she wrote…

Claire came to India in January 2012 , when she was working for a consulting firm and fell in love with the vibrancy and color of India. Two years later she left with a dream , a fantastic business idea and two adopted dogs :) She started conceiving the idea of starting the business while she was living in India and then worked on making it a reality after she moved back to Toronto.…

Ok first thing first we are not technically a fashion blog , the heart of this blog and yours truly lies in discovering and sharing an Indian design, handicraft and art inspiration . That could be in the form of textiles, home deco and well even clothes !!! And when we discovered what my sister wore there was no way we could not have ( could not ) have shared them with our readers. Here…