Dhurries & Cushions: It’s Springtime!

Spring is almost here and what better way to welcome it than with light, handwoven ‘dhurries’ aka cotton (mostly!) rugs and colourful cushions in your home.  Rewind a few decades,  and…

Handmade at the Kew – II

I was at the beautiful Kew Gardens last friday, specifically at the Handmade in Britain exhibit and what a fantastic day it was! I had never, ever seen such a…

Light up your home

‘A million conversations in my mind, some nutty, some silly, about the lights I hope to find…‘ This search extended to the virtual space on the internet, where I explored the…

Dress your home

Festive Season Alert!! Were you that ‘someone’, who happened to be not prepared for festivities in the month of August? Did they just catch you unawares? Well, if in the off chance, this…

Is your home looking for an English Makeover?

There is surely something about the look and feel of an English cottage. It’s cosy, it’s warm and just so welcoming. Having had the opportunity to stay in a few…

Home Linen carnival

It’s time to get your hands dirty and get scrubbing…Clean your home, all the nooks and corners…Oh! it is so satisfying and if you can trust others to clean as…

Dining room and some styling tips

The Dining room and the kitchen are the heart of your home, especially, if you happen to have a kitchen-diner! In my opinion, a dining room needs a lot of love…

Bollywood ‘ish-style’ in your home

Bollywood cushions, posters, mugs, scarves and even sarees! There is something about Indians living overseas (and I am pretty sure Indians in India too) and their love for Bollywood! A…

Kissa ‘Kursi’ Ka – hunting for the perfect chair

Sofas are all very good. I am all for them but when it comes to sitting down and relaxing with a book, or to add an accent piece to your…

Diwali Time – Not just about bling!!!

It’s Diwali time again! My most favourite time of the year and for all those lovely readers who go a bit over the top, re-doing their decor, I love you!…