Tag: design

Reclaiming the dignity of artisans step by step

While we live in a time where capitalism and commercialization are at its peak, there are a handful of people who still take pride in being social advocates for old-school arts and craftsmanship. When we met Anar Patel (founder of Craftroots and Gramshree), she floored us with her simplicity and impeccable knowledge of Indian arts and crafts. A self-proclaimed “passionate… Read more →

Masaba Gupta’s limited edition sneaker line is a state of mind

Designer Masaba Gupta just dropped a line of limited edition sneakers and launched 50 pairs of hand-painted shoes showcasing the crossover between art and fashion. For this particular range, the designer,  uses the shoe as a canvas for self-expression and introduces two design concepts – Anti-anxiety and Identify. She has used her signature quirky prints and motifs to depict the… Read more →

Decor ideas from India Design ID 2016

    Last weekend was one of the rare power packed weekends of February 2016 where everything including books, designs, fashion and all-things-we-love happened back-to-back. In Delhi, the fourth edition of India’s definitive design week – INDIA DESIGN ID 2016 took place at the NSIC Okhala ground. Some of the biggest names in interiors from pan Indian participated in this three-day event and showcased trends in wallpapers, decor and furniture segment. A few glimpses from this amazing design festival will clearly give you an idea of how interiors in India will be shifting towards vintage inspired contemporary looks in 2016. Check out a few design and colour themes that we picked up for you and curated in this picture story.

    ~ JB

    Using a pickle container as a vase, how cool id that!
    Using a pickle container as a vase, how cool is that!
    All kinds of wrought iron handles will make a comeback to accentuate your doors.
    All kinds of wrought iron handles will make a comeback to accentuate your doors.
    Iron moulds into beautiful cage shaped lamps that can be put together as a mini cluster chandelier.
    Iron moulds into beautiful cage shaped lamps that can be put together as a mini cluster chandelier.
    Colourful cane chairs instantly add fun element in an outdoor setting, check out these quirky ones!
    Colourful cane chairs will instantly brighten up your outdoors, check out these quirky ones!
    The pantone colour of 2016 is red, and this gorgeous wallpaper derived from the crimson shade card is class apart.
    The pantone colour of 2016 is red and these gorgeous wallpapers derived from the crimson shade card is simply class apart.
    Peaches and cream for soft, soothing effects
    Peaches and cream for soft, soothing effects
    Monochromes refuse to fade away any soon; a classic black and white tabletop is all you need to highlight your dull corners.
    Monochromes refuse to fade away any soon, a classic black and white tabletop is all you need to highlight your dull corners.
    Create a quaint floor seating with a beautiful coffee table and throw some floor cushions on your carpet to make it your favourite chillin zone.
    Create a quaint floor seating with a beautiful coffee table and throw some floor cushions on your carpet to make it your favourite chilling zone.