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Bangalore : “The Industrial Chic Home”, by Vinithra Amarnathan of Design Firm, Wee Spaces

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This space is home to a young couple Arun and Daniela. Arun a real estate developer and Daniela a business professional met in Spain and this was their first home after their marriage and move to India. When I first met Arun it was a for less than an hour between my meetings during a visit to Hyderabad for other projects.

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“The Stepped House”, Coonoor, Tamil Nadu by Studio Lotus

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The Stepped House’, is a Private Residence in #Coonoor, Tamil Nadu, designed by Design Firm, @studio_lotus. Located at an altitude of 1,850 metres above sea level, this residence lies amidst the amazingly scenic #Niligiri Mountains, that are home to lush green tea & coffee estates & fruit orchards.

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It’s been a while since Radhika Choksey moved to Amsterdam. So when she was setting up her family home in Mumbai she was very clear that she wanted the space to be everything that was not Amsterdam. She was looking for something colourful and cheery, that blended ethnic with modern.

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The 2,200 sqft, “Pastel Home”, Mumbai, by Design Firm, CREATIVE YARD.

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Designed by Amol Divekar, Principal Architect at Mumbai based Architectural Firm Creative Yard , ‘The Pastel Home‘ is a 2,200 sqft Home in Mumbai combining a 2 & 3 BHK apartment for a family of three generations. With a brightly lit apartment Light tones of Pastels have been used in the entire home with a more vibrant and energetic feel for the Sons’ room.

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Artist, Ramchandra Kharatmal : “Rhythmic shapes & figures & splendid interwoven colours”

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I am a Pune based realist painter on a journey of sensitive creative pursuit. Basically belonging to Solapur, i have dedicated myself to Art in a full fledged way and work as a freelancing artist.

For serious enquires of Interest in this Artist’s work, kindly email us at art@housetohome.com

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Artist, Om Swami : “Rich imagery, well conceived themes & diligently executed vibrant colors”

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Om Swami is a Mumbai based artist who has studied at the Raheja College. The beauty of his work is in the fluidity & movement of his subjects. Even in his figurative works where no movement is depicted, one takes one look at the subject & can feel the energy within the painting.

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Mumbai : “The Brick House” by Design Firm, Vivid Design

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This house was designed for a couple who was excited to use bricks in the house. As a result, during the design process, we incorporated bricks as the main feature wall in the living space. The brick wall creates the perfect light, bright statement plus, the Canvas Artwork pops against the white brick.

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Guided by a modern conception for luxury–one that moves away from the traditional, ostentatious approach and embraces a sparse yet premium aesthetic—this modish residence in Pune basks in its simplicity. The stylish city apartment, crafted by Aditi Nair of AVN Interiors is inhabited by a multi-generational family and designed as an expansive, airy abode of over 2,600 sq ft.

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Breaking away from mundane party culture filled with neon lights, bold-hued rooms and shortage of space, Hyderabad based Aamir and Hameeda Sharma of Aandh redefine your weekend getaway aesthetic with furnishing from Studio Onedot6 and lighting from Love of Light. Planned as a weekend home where the homeowners could unwind and entertain, this 5,000 sq ft apartment in Visakhapatnam offers sweeping views of the sea.

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This gorgeous duplex for a family of six has some incredible window action going on. Gaurav and Vidhita Kharkar created a space that is modern and sophisticated but exudes a welcoming warmth. This three bedroom, sea-facing apartment is home to a family of six.

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Architect Shalini Chandrashekar’s four-acre farmhouse is built to bring in the outdoors. Take a tour now. The houses that architects often build for themselves, without the interference of picky clients or even budgetary constraints and creative restraints, typically carry the burden of displaying their talent and taste in full splendour. 

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By turning his gaze backward, Bijoy Jain is creating a new architectural language that acknowledges his country’s precolonial past. It was a bright April day of prodigious heat in Mumbai, India, with the monsoon still weeks away, and I wondered if the 54-year-old architect enjoyed witnessing that first beguiling effect his building had upon me.

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Anyone familiar with the concept of black and white row bungalows in Singapore will know what a catch these homes are, from a real estate point of view. Anyone that is, except your average Singaporean. Historically, black and white houses were built for Singapore’s colonial rulers back in the day and remain a draw for expats who can afford their high rentals.

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Thanks to the subtle palettes, linear forms and sleek furniture pieces, this home by Anjali Rawat Architects is a Scandinavian design haven. Pastel hues, clean design and minimalist decor breathe a Nordic air in this home situated in Worli, Mumbai, transporting one to a rare side of Scandinavia where colours and patterns have equal footing.

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At first glance, you could easily mistake this apartment for a voguish Parisian pad. The owners, a couple and their 23-year-old daughter, wanted the home to channel contemporary charm and be optimally functional. “The design is hugely inspired by my travels in Europe and the Americas.

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Simplicity is the soul of modern elegance! This modern elegant apartment is home to the designer herself and her family of four adults. It is spacious, vivid, and tranquilizing to the core. The apartment is a renovation project combining a 1 BHK and a 2 BHK flat to attain an easy-to-maintain abode.

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They say that all good things take their own time to come through. And such was the case with Mumbai based interior designer Sandesh Prabhu’s recently completed residential project. An outcome of a conversation that started six years ago, the gorgeous two storeyed farmhouse, on the outskirts of the City of Pearls, is a sight to behold.

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“The Corner House”, A 750 sqft, compact Mumbai Home, by Vcreate Designs

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The Corner House by Vcreate Designs etches to life a nuclear family’s residence in the heart of Mumbai while welding together neoteric sensibilities, colour, and stated opulence. A sequestered two-bedroom Mumbai apartment lends its canvas to a nuclear family in the plush residential neighbourhood of Lokhandwala.

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The Ahmedabad-based multispecialty architecture firm tHE gRID Architects led by Snehal Suthar and Bhadri Suthar has recently completed ”Rock House”, a unique project which is sustainable and made from all local labour and local tradition craft of stone masonry, situated near Ahmedabad, #India.

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“A Passion for Modern Indian Art” : Jane & Kito de Boer Collection

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Find greatness that you can afford,’ suggest the collectors Jane and Kito de Boer. It would be wise to take their advice — the couple own one of the world’s most comprehensive collections of modern Indian Art. In this video Jane and Kito de Boer share their passion for modern Indian art and how they felt compelled to begin collecting after moving to Delhi in the early 1990s.

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This is a North facing Vastu compliant home for a single family dwelling, which is designed on a linear plot with neighbors homes on east & west sides and an open plot in the south. The clients are a well travelled, well awarded, simple, grounded close to the nature, understated elegant couple.

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Blending Traditional Style Interiors with Modern Apartment Spaces is often a Big challenge. But this is exactly what the VentureBee interiors team was asked to do in the 3 BHK apartment in Chennai. Owner Latha had a penchant for Tanjore homes from traditional southern India.

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Kusum Villa : “A Gorgeous 3,250 sqft, Single Family Home in Aurangabad” by Portico Design Concepts

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Kusum was a project that began with a family seeing PDC’s previous work and, finding it resonating with them so well, that they desired for an exact replica as  their own house. But with contexts of the two plots being different, the architects realised that their response also needed to be suitably changed.

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A Warm & Inviting, 735 sqft, Mumbai Home by Ameliorate Design Studio

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It’s a deception of how combinations of pastel colours give a complete chic and contemporary look to the home. What’s different about this design is keeping in mind our young entrepreneurial clients request of wanting colours and yet not looking gaudy, we played with pastels through the passage doors, which uplifted the space to give a sense of warmth, homely and yet contemporary finish.”

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“The Electric Blue Project, Bangalore”, A 900 sqft Home by Kinaaya Design Studio

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A home pieced together with an appetite for blues by Kinaaya Design Studio, which creates a haven for a young couple that manifested entwining the past with the present seamlessly.

A petit urban apartment for a young couple Asmitha and Ganesh, The Electric Blue Project is a home replete with character, playful nuances, and sheer vitality nestled in the eastern outskirts of sprightly Bangalore.