TASTEMAKER-APPROVED FESTIVE PICKS
SURBHI GANDHI October 13, 2022
We’re making gift giving effortless this festive season with a thoughtfully curated gift guide for all the loved ones in your life. From fine fragrances and refined décor objects to luxury tableware and traditional buys, our extensive tastemaker-approved gifts will inspire the joy of giving – and receiving – this Diwali.
OUR TASTEMAKERS SHARE WHAT’S ON THEIR DIWALI WISHLIST
This festive season, we got to chat with our design trailblazers about their Diwali wish lists. An assemblage of festive recommendations guest curated by their creative geniuses, handpicked for every mood and personality. Discover their carefully curated edits below.
Architect, Interior Designer, and Founder, Ashiesh Shah Architecture + Design
For the Minimalist
Lauded for bringing a wabi-sabi aesthetic and a liveable luxury to all his spaces and designs, celebrated architect Ashiesh Shah recommends picks with storied charm and modern sensibilities, ideal for the Minimalist. A synergist beauty exists in these recommendations – shop them below.
Architect, Interior Designer, and Co-Founder, A Design Co.
For the Antiquarian
Award-winning architect and designer Gowri Adappa has handpicked a selection of bespoke objects that reflect her design aesthetic – simple, chic, and organic. Made by master craftsmen, these curiosities represent a perfect harmony of the old and the new. Timeless Diwali gift picks for those who are modern with a traditional heart.
Founder, Creative head, Ravi Vazirani Design Studio
For the Design Aesthete
Winner of AD 50 Most Influential Designers Award, 2015, interior designer Ravi Vazirani finds inspiration from everything he encounters. Showcasing expert workmanship and flair, Ravi’s festive picks are elegant, collected, and impactful, much like his work. Shop the recommendations below.
Designer & Founder, Studio Ruh
For the Naturalist
Drawn to spaces and objects that bear stories of their craft, designer Kavya Sheth has picked out a selection that spell the festivities with their handcraft, design and indigenous details. Crafted with ingenious nuances and organic materials, these recommendations are perfect for the lover of all things au naturel.
Creative Director & Designer, Ecru
For the Modern Nomad
Artful curator, lover of all things travel, and Lebanese design maven, Nur Kaoukji curates these effervescent picks that are perfect to gift the modern nomad. Exotic, sensual, and fabled, these recommendations juxtapose traditional handcraft with contemporary soul, making them ideal Diwali gifts for someone who loves to infuse global touches in their home.