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“Beauty of style, harmony, and grace solemnly depends on simplicity and an Indian woman draped in pleated saree symbolizes the essence of raw beauty and simplicity.”   India has been a home to some of the most exquisite fabrics since time immemorial, boundaries of which boasts their exclusivity. The traditional Indian saree is one which is neither machine made, nor the fabric of which is imported from other countries. The traditional handloom sarees thus form…

Justina Blakenley in her book  The New Bohemians describes a “Folksy Bohemian” as – When a home is so full of arts and crafts that it blurs the lines between maison and museum , you’ve entered the home of a folksy bohemian . Their homes revolve around family . Heirlooms and keepsakes take center stage. Every piece of art comes with a story of a grandmother or a quirky family trip. Packed with tales of…

Hemal loves warm colors and interesting play of textures which comes out beautifully in her house.  She also does not like her house to be “picture perfect” ( but when you see the pictures you will realise how picture perfect it is !). “For me, the lived in feel is very important to be at ease.I’m always partial to handmade stuff! Textiles, woodwork, pottery, all kinds of handmade things find lots of love in our…

Nivedita’s design sensibilities are charming and mimimalistic. This decor has traditional Indian elements yet quite contemporary. I am going to hand it over to her to talk about her inspiration, but first her choice of music to be played with this post  here :) I am based in London. My husband and I moved here 2 years back and are loving the city! My love for aesthetics is largely inherited. My parents’ appreciation for…

I admire Disha’s sense of interior styling and her attention to detail. From her beautiful garden , to collections to Buddhas and her lovely work space. Over to Disha but first listen to her choice of music here : Thanks Ila for inviting me here. It’s always a pleasure to meet like-minded people no matter offline or online. I am Disha, married to a wonderful person who is wind beneath my wings and mother to…