aly velji, interior design, home, indian crafts, india, mobilia, furniture

Spreading ‘Indian-ness’ in Canada: In conversation with Aly Velji

“The details are not the details, they make the design.”  – Charles Eames Every single…

5 ways to add Indian Elements to your Home

Indian elements …What does it even mean? For me, it personally means welcoming all guests…

The Textile Studio – Kuzu

Saving age-old traditions and crafts one day at a time, and showcasing them to the…

handmade, doll, ikali, nagaland, north-east, india, hand woven

Ikali – Bringing magic from the North-East of India

When I hear a mention of North-East of India, an image of brightly coloured, handwoven…

Ikroop, the Glass artist & Jewellery Designer

Primarily transparent but not always, easy to shape when in molten state, neither a solid…

Har Coffee Zaroori Hai

“Starts me up, makes my day…It opens up my eyes all the way…the only way…

Courtyard by Aline: Taking you back to your roots with brass

In today’s fast paced life, reminiscing the past can be a heartwarming and indulgent experience. It reminds us to stop, breathe and savour the simpler things in life.  The joy of raiding kitchen shelves on a hot summer afternoon, waiting endlessly for tuesdays and the almost amber-coloured brass bowl of ‘besan ladoos’! As I attempted to mirror those sentiments and the old world charm in my home, I turned to brass. Sometime back we wrote about the ‘Return of the metals – brass, copper and bronze

dipa desai, architect, interior design, home style, home decor

Home Design with Dipa Desai

Your home is a reflection of your family. The colours, the artefacts, the books in…

DIY kits from up-cycled pine, and Up-cycled furniture with a new face

Re-use, Re-cycle, whatever you want to call the process, the idea is pretty much the…

cast-iron, cast-iron skillet, cast iron pan, uttapam, hand seasoned

Kitchen Stories – Meet The Village Fair, spreading the goodness of Cast Iron

Rewind back to India’s pre-independence years, and you would find that food was cooked in either…