• Art,  Interior

    Astounding Sculptures – Artist Ben Young

           Mysterious, Wild, Calm, Tranquil, Deep, Free …….Ocean!!!  Artist Ben Young’s fascinating sculptural work left me speechless and I went ahead reading more about his work & bringing it forth to you on my blog. Ben Young is a New Zealand based Artist who makes awe inspiring sculptures using Glass, Concrete & Bronze. He has been a keen surfer & boat builder by profession which simply reflects in his work inspired by the ocean and its colours. Ben’s unique craft of transforming sheets of glass into luminous sculptures gives a glimpse of the enchanting Ocean World which is  mesmerizing and breathtaking. His work and research  leaves you spell bound…

  • Decor,  Interior

    Quirky Home Decor – CHUMBAK

    If you are on the lookout for some unique & catchy Home Decor Stuff then Chumbak is surely a not to be missed brand. Chumbak stands by its name – certainly  attracts your Creative niche. Lately, it sparked my interest with its unique & catchy Summer stuff which tickled my Decor senses. I would not be wrong in saying that they really own some Quirky stuff. While researching its products, I came across a few Chic bedspreads & cushions which certainly seem a perfect fit in the Contemporary Home interiors today. The fancy designs & colourful patterns spark some Summer refurbishment goals we discussed last week . Check out some of their Quirky Home Stuff which…

  • Decor,  DIY,  Interior

    10 DIY Curtain Tie Back Ideas

    Are you looking for Tie Backs for your Curtains? Buying tie backs can be an added expense while having a limited choice in the market as well. Why not make some pretty tie backs at home. Here I have rounded up a few  Cool Ideas to give a Chic look to your Curtains.  You can craft these tie backs by adding a little imagination & DIY skills to your household items & crafty accessories. Satin Flower String Pom Pom Tassle Satin Bow Home Made Art Necklace Tie Back Cling me Clip me Tight A Nautical Touch Pine Tassle Tiara Tie Back Hope you liked the ideas which will certainly give a fashionable…

  • Decor,  DIY,  Interior

    Is your Home, Summer Ready?

    While we are still musing in the Spring impressions, Summer is right here          hitting bright & banging loud on us. Just as we switch our wardrobes, drinks & food, its the right time to spruce up our homes, if we haven’t done it yet, to create a wholesome space which keeps us cool & breezy. Think of summers and a feel of coastal  calmness, lemony drinks & flowery fragrance engulfs us. Lets get some of these into our interiors & make our home take a cool dip. Switch Heavy textures     Start off from where the everyday begins. Switch the heavy dark coloured winter bedsheets…

  • Decor,  Design,  Interior,  Places

    Nimtho – The Nepalese Flavour

    Celebrate Tradition Celebrate Food The newly opened Nimtho restaurant at MG Road, Gangtok is a celebration of tradition & authetic flavour. Nimtho means Daavat, so true it stands to its name. It definitely is a treat to oneself by soaking in an authentic north-eastern cuisine & an ambience of fresh village air. The Interior.                   Upon walking inside, you are welcomed by a traditional set up of a Nepali Kitchen. The kitchen displays an exact replica of traditional ‘Chulha’ & storage above cooking area as seen in Nepalese paintings & books. The traditional utensils carefully displayed greet you with a brush of village culture…

  • Decor,  DIY,  Interior

    Style your Trunks

    Wedded to the Olive green, life has been a tumultuous yet joyful journey moving from one place to another, packing and unpacking stuff every second year (precisely 10 times in 15 years). But I couldn’t have dreamt of a better life &  better adventures. Every place has been a new learning and every move has given me a new home, a new hope, a new dream, many new friends & a handful of new ‘Trunks’ As an Architect & Interior Designer, I’ve always worked on ideas to preserve these trunks even after we retire into one place. Today, I sit down to share some of the DIY ideas on how…

  • Design,  MUSEUM,  Places,  Travel

    MOD Museum, UniSA, South Australia

      MOD, is a futuristic museum of Discovery at the University of South Australia, Adelaide (SA). Infact, it is  ‘a place to COME, BE INSPIRED & SPREAD CREATIVITY’ It is a dynamic, exhibition arena that provides a platform for young enthusiasts in the field of science & technology to showcase their innovation & understand the need for research to shape our future.   The museum is one of its kind iconic space which brings together students, researchers, travelers & industry experts to interact, learn & display. The atmosphere of the arena kindles the spark of innovation & creativity.       Young minds experience a diversified expanse of interactive ideas…

  • Decor,  Design,  Interior

    An Eclectic Home

      A tour of an eclectic Home that spreads grace & poise. Rakhi & Tarun’s Ahmedabad residence is a vibrant, eclectic & modern home curated in a neutral palette. The house is effortlessly welcoming with its minimalist approach which turns into a warm, cozy & stylish home.   Team Design.Decor.Travel visited the abode  and the simplistic approach intrigued their interest. Designed by Interior Designer Niraj Shah from I Do Designs, Ahmedabad, the home features a soothing, calm & delicate canvas exuding delightful warmth.  Each stroke has been  crafted with careful indulgence of the lady of the house, Rakhi, who wanted a home which reflects their personal style of refined living. ‘I…