• 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…

  • 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…

  • Design,  Heritage,  Photos,  Travel

    British Bungalow, Darjeeling: A taste of English glory

    The British Colonial Bungalows in India are an everlasting charm with their majestic appearance & sprawling area. Built mostly in the 18th & 19th century in India, they are still an architectural delight. Located at various places, especially the Cantonment areas they are being maintained by the Indian Army in their original finesse. One such place is Darjeeling which captivates you with its English world charm. Nestled in the magnificent Himalayas, Darjeeling offers a splendid view of the mighty Kanchenjunga and people from all over the world visit this beautiful hill station to catch a glimpse of the gorgeous range. I would not be wrong if I say that I…

  • Decor,  Design,  Interior

    Wall Decor Ideas

    Every house has a Story to tell & Walls are the best canvas to display your Storyline. From living room to kitchen, from bedrooms to bathroom there are walls, walls & walls waiting to get brushed up in glamor & makeup. Today I have rounded up some  ideas to give your walls that glitter edge as they turn into your own art pieces. You definitely don’t have to be an artist to work out these easy to install & budget friendly ideas.

  • Architectural Marvels,  Design,  Heritage,  Places

    Heritage Street, Amritsar

    My recent visit to Harminder Sahib or Golden Temple, Amritsar was an ethereal experience which filled my eyes with so much admiration and nostalgia that it lingers with me & holds me in its tranquil warmth. So today I sit down to share my thoughts on the redeveloped Heritage Street and the feelings that delighted my memories. As my roots belong to this historical city, the childhood memories of the streets are so close to my heart that they bring a cascade of emotions surging through the mind. The maze of narrow streets, the swarm of hawkers grazing through, the colourful shops full of heritage craftsmanship, the aroma of street…

  • Design

    10 Storey Building in 48 hrs

    India, as of today is emerging super power of the world, however the primitive construction techniques are slowing this boom in economy. It is coupled by delayed projects, poor quality and workmanship especially in government sector and mass housing projects. There is need for revolutionary Smart Building concepts in construction industry and incorporate Rapid Construction techniques. One such step has been taken by Dr. Harpal Singh CMD of Synergy Group. He has been instrumental in creating a 10 storey Instacon Building in less than 48 hours in Mohali, India and created a Limca book of national record . The building design is made of modular steel frames and Pre- fabricated…

  • Design,  Heritage,  Interior,  Trending

    Jali Designs

    Jalis or perforated screens (lattice screens) have been an integral part of Indian architecture from the 16 century era to the contemporary architecture today. Whether it was the royal Rajput era or the magnanimous Mughal period, perforated screens were always an important architectural element. Not only were they an effective tool to address climate issues they were also the best suited solution for privacy in royal households. From being carved in intricate geometric patterns to elaborate plant motif patterns jalis have been used extensively in all historical forts, palaces, mosques and havelis. Jalis over the years have seen a transformation from being used as a pierced window to partitions, railings,…

  • Decor,  Design,  Interior,  Trending

    Kids Room Ideas

    Because they are your heart & soul so the design of their space comes straight from the depth of your heart. Making a room for your little monsters is the best thing you would love to do. How about going through these playful ideas to brighten up your young explorer’s space. ‘Let’s make Creative Memories’ Reading Space Make room for one more story! Bedtime stories are bedtime memories which we make with our kids. So enjoy every storytelling by making a comfy spot for yourself. Perking it up with a geometric pattern on the wall, adds colour to the treasured moments. Colourful Storage This colourful storage rack idea certainly gives…

  • Decor,  Design,  Interior,  Trending

    Artisanal Bottle Art- by Gauri Khan Designs

    Where Fashion & Design come together it’s called Gauri Khan Designs! Gauri Khan, the name itself defines poise, grace & sumptuosity. Her persona, her style statement and her imagination have blended together curating a rich, elegant & glamorous quotient. Her designs and collaboration with brands around the world has transcended interior design to a different level of luxurious expression.