GET THE LOOK: PARIS FASHION WEEK FALL/WINTER 2017-18

15th March 2017 by SURBHI GANDHI
GET THE LOOK: PARIS FASHION WEEK FALL/WINTER 2017-18

As Fashion month draws to a close, we track the standout runway looks from the top Fall/Winter 2017-18 collections at Paris Fashion Week. From Chanel’s inter-galactic, star-spangled look to Balmain’s Savannah-inspired silhouettes, from Rahul Mishra’s elaborate embroideries to Haider Ackermann’s serene and controlled austere elegance; we explore the hottest runway trends and share tips on how to incorporate them in your interior revamp. Here’s a rundown of the chicest styles from PFW. CHANEL Karl Lagerfeld took the audience on a space odyssey – final day of Paris Fashion week saw the Chanel rocket take off from their Fall-Winter show at the Grand Palais. A voyage through space filled with constellations of galactic motifs thrown to a new dimension. Make the cosmic look your own with specially curated...

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HOLE UP WITH HYGGE: THE DANISH CONCEPT OF WELLBEING

18th February 2017 by SURBHI GANDHI
HOLE UP WITH HYGGE: THE DANISH CONCEPT OF WELLBEING

The nights are drawing in on a world which seems to get busier and more hectic every day and the need to sit back, relax, and enjoy the small things in life has never been more prevalent. Political uncertainty always incites the most significant cultural movements just like the Danish concept of coziness, ‘hygge’. Pronounced ‘hoo-guh’, this lifestyle trend of the Danes emphasizes all things cozy and insouciant. Think warm-and-fuzzy, delicious-and-hearty, mulled-and-aromatic. A national manifesto, nay, an obsession expressed in the constant pursuit of homespun pleasures involving candlelight, fires, cashmere, coffee, mulled wine, cake, wellbeing, and the company of friends. The Danes have established themselves as lovers of calm and in turn, consistently top the polls as the happiest people on earth. The age-old...

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SHINE ON! HOW TO INTRODUCE METALLICS IN YOUR HOME

26th December 2016 by SURBHI GANDHI
SHINE ON! HOW TO INTRODUCE METALLICS IN YOUR HOME

The distance between high fashion and home decor gets shorter this season as interior designers embrace the metal trend seen in scores on the runway, courtesy designers like Givenchy, Altuzarra, and St. Laurent. The trend has been huge for several seasons now, and it looks like it’s here to stay. Metallic finishes have also arrived in a big way to bring warmth and beauty to interiors as cooler weather approaches. Whether you decide to go gold, silver, rose gold, copper, or a mix of all, these gleaming tones work in every setting...’as bold as brass’. A subtle hint or a spectrum of light- metals can make a space infinitely more glamorous by adding drama and intrigue to rooms, taking a bland interior from simple to spacious. At Thehouseofthings, we are here to ensure you hit the nail on the head with these style tips that...

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