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The Impeccable Apartment : “A 2,750 sqft, Ahemdabad Home, by Palak Shah Design Studio”

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The project is a magnificent four-bedroom home in the tranquil suburbs of Abad, in the Adani Shantigram Township. The flat itself is charming; with three sides that open and faces the lake. The client is a modest family with two young children with a disciplined and upscale personality.

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These accessories will transform a functional flat to a designer apartment. If you are a city-dweller, chances are your home is an apartment. So, of course, you have your functional items all in place to beat the space constraints of an urban home – multipurpose furniture, an efficient kitchen layout, modular set-ups and so on.

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The Muted Abode: “A 890 sqft, Mumbai Home, by Design Firm Bric n Rug Design Studio”

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The residence rightly coined as ‘The muted abode’ is a representation of what’s possible to create using a very simple palette of colours, finishes, and materials. It embodies the family’s simple lifestyle but doesn’t shy away from a vivacious statement. The clients wanted a home that’s sophisticated and modern that led us to conceptualize the project in a rich contemporary theme with a material palette of stone, metal, and mirror that complement each other making an expansive abode.

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Let’s be honest, the NFT art world would not be having the trajectory it is, if Metakovan and Twobadour did not spend close to $70 million worth of crypto on Beeple’s Everydays: The First 5000 Days,” says Amrita Sethi, “That figure alone is enough for artists to start delving into the virtual NFT art space.”

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It took a few minutes for Vignesh Sundaresan and Anand Venkateswaran to realize that they’d parted with $69.3 million for a digital artwork stored in a JPEG file, coincidentally securing their place in art history. “We weren’t sure we won,” said Venkateswaran, describing the nerve-racking final moments of the online auction for a collage of 5,000 images by the artist known as Beeple.

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From beaches to desert, and historical to contemporary design, we’ve uncovered the coolest houses you can rent in India. They’re no ordinary houses either. They include a mud house, a house made from shipping containers and a tree house. Your vacation is sure to be a memorable one!

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Belonging to couple Surojit and Jayne, this 1,600 sqf, three-bedroom condo has its interiors rendered in vintage Indian style to give the space a sense of comfort and childhood nostalgia to the expat owners. Confident and bearing a strong design direction, the couple was able to do up their apartment with the help of a contractor, Louis Lim of Homeland Design.

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These dwellings by Grounded, Nidhi Jain, and Perinelli Design are a cut above the rest. While most aspiring homeowners may dream of enjoying panoramic views of the city from their living room, or of watching the sunrise over the ocean as they lay in bed—a family in Singapore has chosen instead to envelop themselves in the boughs of nature. 

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Bangalore : A Cosy, 922 sqft, Pet friendly, Home, by Concepto Studio

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The client came to us with a very specific requirement of having his entire house pet friendly and keeping it simple, so we immediately came up with idea of keeping it minimalistic and playing with the basic colour palette of black and white with a tinch of gold to add luxury to the entire space.

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This twenty year old townhouse in Bangalore is an evocative repository of culture and memory. It is layered with art and antiques that embody an ethos of tropical modernism in the most authentic fashion. Seemingly suspended in time, the home is a crossover between restoration and gut renovation – spreading across the second floor and terrace level of an old building tucked away in the quiet streets of Indiranagar.

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A warm and laid-back home filled with earthy textures. The interiors feature a modest colour palette that revolves around warm and neutral tones. This home is a breath of fresh air, fusing traditional elements in a modern yet minimalistic set-up. Maintaining the crisp, au-natural colour scheme across the home, the client wanted a laid-back home.

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The welcome challenge at hand was to unite a plethora of spatial requirements with the blueprint and a budget-sensitive proposition. The original shell of the builder-grade apartment was resolved in sections to achieve a cohesive floor plan that was responsive to the needs of the family.

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The third edition of the Hurun India Art List is populated with names of the leading Modernist and contemporary artists from the country. Featuring top 50 artists alive, this selection is based on the sales of works at public auctions till 30 December 2020.

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Located on a quiet residential street in New Delhi, India, an Impressive Circular Aperture within a square Brick screen dominates ‘Safdarjang Residence’, a family house by AKDA studio. The Intricate façade is deeply inspired by Louis Kahn‘s work — which left a permanent mark on the Architecture of the Indian subcontinent; a somber, monumental, yet calm monolithic style.

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Of the many adjectives that come to mind when one walks into the sumptuously stylish Marine Drive apartment of Cecilia Morelli and Rohan Parikh—sweeping, striking, inviting, vibrant—khichdi is not one. Yet Cecilia references the desi dish, as well as the French slang word bordel (chaos) to describe her recently renovated home.

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In this age of stay-at-home, our space and surroundings have never been more important. While what’s happening outside is beyond our control, what we can do is curate a safe space at home to relax and unwind after we clock-out. Our bedroom especially is a place for us to slow down – a room where we take respite from the day’s stress.

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Nykaa Fashion, the multi-brand e-commerce platform, best-known for its thoughtful curation of brands, has unveiled Nykaa Fashion Home, a new and beautifully designed virtual décor store, for those seeking to give their homes a touch of elegance and character.

The more time we spend indoors, the more invested we are in sculpting our personal spaces into zones that reflect our personality & taste and are comforting to the mind, body & spirit.

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Godrej & Boyce, the flagship company of the Godrej Group, has announced that its brand ‘India Circus by Krsnaa Mehta’ has opened its seventh store in India amidst the pandemic in Bengaluru, India.

India Circus has since inception led the initiative of #VocalForLocal and #MakeInIndia and now with these becoming a trend, consumers demands have seen an upsurge, offering the perfect open ground for the brand to open up a shop-in-shop at a lush location of Indiranagar, aiming to bring the very best of Indian decor to consumers.

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Ooty : “A Gorgeous, Country Cottage Style Home overlooking the Emerald Lake & Tea Estates”

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The foremost design inspiration is the landscape itself. We wanted to ensure that the villa features mountain architecture that exudes rustic accents and rugged charm so they blend with their environment and the formations around them. Incorporating elements that bring the outdoors in, was important to the design goal.

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“Serene Abode”, A warm & inviting Surat Home by Dhanad Naik of Formidea Interiors

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A simple home with a minimal approach extrudes calming vibes. This modest two-storey bungalow in Surat belongs to a retired couple. Being the only two permanent occupants of the place, they were looking for a peaceful and relaxing abode. Keeping this into consideration, the designers weave simple forms to cater elegance with minimalism creatively.

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Wallpaper can be totally transformative in any room. It has the power to change the look and feel in a room by adding pattern, colour and texture to walls – in a way which paint simply can’t do. Don’t feel restricted by the size of the room, either, as wallpaper ideas are not just for large open-plan spaces.

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How Does A Good Feng Shui House Look Like? “Easy Feng Shui Tips To Implement Now”

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At its core, Feng Shui is all about harnessing the flow of energy in your environment. If you think that you need extensive knowledge in the subject in order for you to practice Feng Shui, guess again. Authentic Feng Shui is actually quite simple and practical.

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“Celebrity Green”, A 1,450 sqft, minimalistic Surat Home, by One Space Interiors

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This 3bhk Surat Home, designed by One Space Interiors is designed optimises space, includes maximum functions & revolves around the philosophy of creating an unique, innovative & clutter free home, reflects the personality and lifestyle of the owner. “???????? ??? ??????

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“The Palmir Garden Residence”, A 2,400 sqft, Gurgaon Penthouse by KaMa Design Studio

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A Penthouse in the city of Gurgaon for a young family of 4, it is a simple & welcoming apartment with quirky accents in pastel tones. The house is light, airy, contemporary, fun and a perfect abode for the happy little family that resides inside!

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“The Cross Over House”, A 1,461 sqft, Mumbai Home, by AUM Architects

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Indian modernism has been ever evolving. With a clientele that want both worldly charm as well as traditional flavour; this house has been designed to suit the aesthetic palette of a modern Indian. Amalgamating modern and ethnic forms, simplicity in the geometry yet intricate detailing and material palette reminiscent of ethnic designs.

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Wall design is more than an exercise in aesthetics; it involves a substantial amount of time and cost. So, whether you choose beautiful wallpapers to adorn your walls or paint them in the old-fashioned way, you need to make sure that your decision is an informed one. 

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If there was one place where you felt you could sing to your heart’s content outside the confines of your bathroom, it would be Elakai Munnar. Nestled in the folds of the rolling hills and lush green tea estates surrounding Munnar town, it’s possibly one of the most unusual boutique resorts you could find.