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Priya’s creativity and talent comes out through her work. I had never even heard of quiet books till I came across Cubs and Calves. And if you look at the pictures that follow in detail you will be amazed at the creativity , attention to detail and hardwork that goes in building these books. And we recommend to buy these books not because they build up your child’s imagination but it will also teach them…

” People who haven’t gone down the entrepreneurship road probably anticipate that it is all about freedom and work-life balance, when in reality it is about toughening up inside-out, taking complete responsibility and pushing your limits. With all its challenges, it teaches you to keep walking and to never give up. This song just encapsulates hope and the fighting spirit needed for it.”  So here is  my wish    Liz ,  founder of the brand …

First the music Silver Centrre is a Traditional and Contemporary Jewelry Design House with, in house state of the art manufacturing facility established by Seth Kistoor Chand Boochra in 1897, popularly known as The Silver King of India. So powerful and influential a man, that he become the very person to be controlling the prices of silver in the Indian market. All of North East Indian belt’s silver was purchased by him during 1928-1934, a…

First my favorite version of Do Re Mi. Cloth diapering essentially refers  to ‘Advanced Cloth Diapering’ and not traditional cloth diapers.Cloth diapers are a part of ‘Natural Parenting’ a trend that promotes adopting natural baby-care practices which are pro-baby and pro-earth. Advanced cloth diapers, as the new age cloth diapers like Superbottoms are called, are made up of cloth to provide all the benefits of disposable diapers in the goodness of cloth . These diapers are…

“There is nothing in a caterpillar that tells you it’s going to be a butterfly” Nrinam is one such beautiful caterpillar . Before you hear their story – first the music . Founded by  Aishwarya Tandon a student of LLM from Delhi University – Nrinam is a combination ofher parents names, NRI-pendra and poo-NAM. They speacialise in Block print and applique sarees and garments.   She  had been friends with these girls since a while,…

“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” Here is Benaazir’s choice of music and one  my personal favorites Benaazir graduated in Computer Science and has a Masters in business administration. After spending seemingly, a lifetime in corporate jobs,  took a sabbatical for 2 years to travel and perhaps spend some time studying jewelry making & witnessing master craftsmen…

I always find it tough when the designers leave it to me to choose the music. Its like I have to express the soul of the brand through the music I choose and that my dear friend is TOUGH.  So when you hear this  – All you want to do is wear a Colors and Mirrors,  get on the stage and dance like no one is watching . “Colors and Mirrors” a blanket label to summarize everything…

Setting the mood with this . Moya is for anyone who knows what they are and can stand for themselves.Imagine Konkana Sen, Deepika Padukone, Vidya Balan and yourself as Moya women ! Moya products are made in India by local artisans  seeping in the traditions of India. “Design for us is a story telling and we at Moya celebrate the handcrafted traditions of India in a sustainable ecosystem. The aesthetics of the label are rooted…

So, today’s blog post is dedicated to a little area in our homes that, as per me, is one of the most impactful but often forgotten. I’m talking about the foyer. This is the one space that everyone who comes to your homes walks through and notices first. It is also last thing they see on their way out. I’m sure you know what I mean when I say Indian goodbyes never end, so your…

First the music Chinanshu – Paarisha’s founder declares herself as a boring banker who turned into a designer. Her love for all things bright , talking, sweet tea and bitter coffee – all comes out in Paarisha’s eclectic designs. She says she loves dogs and animals, travel, good conversations and her morning walk. Inspiration for Paarisha jewellery comes from everywhere -“It can be a small conversation or walk in the rain, my morning walk, travel…