TAKING SPINS AROUND THE HALLWAY

6th December 2016 by SURBHI GANDHI
TAKING SPINS AROUND THE HALLWAY

Embrace the phrase “LESS IS MORE” with these routing tips into a lacklustre hallway - essential style tricks to give your foyer a boost. A good first impression is key in all things and your hall is no exception. They serve a specific purpose in that of having to direct you from one room to another and as such, need to be functional. The right paint or wallpaper can lift the darkest or narrowest of spaces, an entryway is no small deal. Include elegant storage to cut down on clutter, enliven floors with rugs or carpets, or use the walls for displaying your favourite art - we’ve found the most delightful design ideas from our #archives to inspire you. STORAGE ACCENT Often, halls can be quite devoid of storage solutions-the ultimate necessity on entering or leaving home. Don’t just think long and narrow, how about...

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The Third Dimension

26th November 2016 by Sohiny Das
The Third Dimension

3D printing technology is not a current phenomenon. It was first invented in the 1980s for specialised industrial usage. But recent innovations plus increased availability of the know-how and machinery have popularised its commercial applications. Advanced programming has aided its rapid development over the last decade; it is now used in ways that we could only imagine in the past. From housing to food to biotechnology – everything has felt the touch of 3D print. Design is infatuated with this new toy: micro-precision, reduced wastage and high portability have transformed the manufacturing process. Architecture, interiors, product, apparel, accessories, footwear and even fine jewellery – designers and brands are exploring craft from a different viewpoint. We list the global game changers who have fronted the revolution. ZAHA...

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THE CHEAT SHEET

15th July 2016 by Sohiny Das
THE CHEAT SHEET

What looks expensive need not actually be so. We all know people who have the knack for picking out pieces that appear more premium than their price tags. This distinctive eye is not some god-gifted quality that only a few are born with; it is actually the application of some basic tricks that anyone can easily pick up, which will help elevate the aesthetics of their modest apartments, within the space constraints. Working around budget limitations is a pleasurable challenge, and before long, you’ll be quite the expert of ‘cheats’, as we like to say. Our deceitful dossier is a starters’ kit, with all products under the very affordable figure of Rs 25,000/-.   CHEAT #1: ILLUSIVE LIGHTING Mood lighting instantly casts a ‘premium’ glow on your space. The interplay of partially lit-up spots with...

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