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So we took a bit of a break during Diwali. If you follow me on Instagram you know what I have been upto :) After deciding to skip the Delhi pollution during Diwali , family and I ended up in BHaratpur Bird Sanctuary to meet our winged friends specially those who visit us at this time of the year from their colder homelands. It was a lovely relaxing trip and stayed at a beautiful property called The…

This DIY will help you play around with the t-light in more creative ways . Materials you will need : You will already have most of this material at home. Small T-light candles fresh flowers – pick your favorites more the merrier Wine glasses ( yes ! ). You can even use normal drinking water glasses . Chai glasses ( which are used for serving tea in roadside Tea stalls , they usually cost 2-…

When I first saw Bindu’s house on Instagram , I knew it had to be up on my blog and well in time for Diwali. This house has been done up with so much love and affection that each corner is not just cosy and warm it is also enchanting , beautiful and truly Indian in our very own God’s own country.   “Let me introduce myself my name is Bindu Joseph and I live…

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 ,…