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Home Deco

5 tips to give your home a travel-inspired makeover

5 tips to give your home a travel-inspired makeover

Astha Kethan, Founder-Director of House of Things, is no stranger to travel. She travels far and wide across the country and internationally to source stunning products for her home décor and accessories brand. In this month’s column on home décor trends, the design aficionado lists down 5 guidelines to decorate your house with travel-inspired décor [...]

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When the porch decor comes out of winter storage, the magic begins

When the porch decor comes out of winter storage, the magic begins

  It’s a rite of spring when we haul the porch decor out of winter storage. The outdoor carpets go down, the hanging baskets go up, the side table gets put in place and little trinkets from the seaside get sprinkled on every surface because I miss the ocean. Our porch furniture gets used a [...]

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Home Decor: Your guide to infusing wood into your home interiors

Home Decor: Your guide to infusing wood into your home interiors

Bring home the most versatile design element—wood. There are few things that deliver as much warm indulgence as wooden furniture—wood of any kind—mahogany, teak, sheesham, mango, oak… It can work in beautiful ways to create the feeling of a warm, cozy home. It can be moulded, contoured and customized to suit any personality. Pradeep James, [...]

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Disney Home opens flagship home décor store in California

Disney Home opens flagship home décor store in California

  Disney home decor features furniture, lamps, tableware themed around Mickey, Minnie and other favourite Disney characters Disney Home is all set to take over the world with the launch of the first Disney home decor store in Disneyland, California Park a few days ago—and the store is decked with all the wonders offered by [...]

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Give your home a rustic makeover with wooden frames, classic rugs

Give your home a rustic makeover with wooden frames, classic rugs

Make your home look artistic and rustic with old-looking wooden doors and window frames. Or you can bring in some copper and bronze metal objects or throw in some rugs. Vaibhav Jain, CEO, Deco Window, and Piyush Bhandari, co-founder at Jumpinggoose, share some ideas for giving your home a makeover: * Wood: Wooden pieces of art [...]

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Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s Hill House was designed from the inside out

Charles Rennie Mackintosh’s Hill House was designed from the inside out

To mark 150 years since the birth of Charles Rennie Mackintosh, we’re looking back at five influential projects that defined his career. First up is Hill House in Helensburgh, widely recognised as the Scottish architect’s most important residential work. Hill House exemplifies Mackintosh’s approach to combining traditional Scottish values with modern international ideas. Located in Helensburgh, around [...]

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Amazon’s offering a rare discount on the adapter that speeds up your Fire TV Stick or 4K Fire TV

Amazon’s offering a rare discount on the adapter that speeds up your Fire TV Stick or 4K Fire TV

\ At just $17, the UGREEN Ethernet Adapter for Fire TV Stick and All-New Fire TV is the best accessory you can buy if you have a streaming device from Amazon. Rather than rely on spotty Wi-Fi, this great adapter lets you connect your streaming dongle to Ethernet for the fastest, most reliable connection possible. And yes, [...]

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TP-Link Deco M5 review

TP-Link Deco M5 review

OUR VERDICT TP-Link Deco M5 is easy to setup and offers great value for money, but it isn’t as fast as the more-expensive offerings. FOR Great value for money Incredibly easy to configure Good coverage AGAINST Not as fast as some Lacks fine control TP-Link Deco M5 deals ? COMPARE DEALS AMAZON DEALS ₹6199 VIEW [...]

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This Catalan Country House Is a Vintage Lover’s Dream

This Catalan Country House Is a Vintage Lover’s Dream

Inveterate design dealers Michèle Van Hove and Nicolas Vanderbeck, the owners of celebrated Barcelona antiques gallery Fins de Siècles, started buying furniture and objects for their fantasy Catalan country house some 18 years before they found the house itself. The Belgian couple moved to Barcelona in 2002 and two years later opened a new gallery [...]

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Vista Alegre: The privilege of porcelain

Vista Alegre: The privilege of porcelain

Portuguese ceramic brand Vista Alegre launches operations in India When designer Gauri Khan visited Maison et Objet earlier this year, one of the brands she was looking forward to was Vista Alegre (VA). She called their latest collaboration with French design house Christian Lacroix “bold, vibrant and fun, and a must-have for fashionable homes”. Fortunately, [...]

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The dilapidated Victorian house that’s now ‘indestructible’

The dilapidated Victorian house that’s now ‘indestructible’

 Living new broom: The sheepskin rug was an eBay find, and the sofas are heirlooms that have been reupholstered. Photograph: Ben Anders for the Observer Rebuilt and filled with reclaimed pieces, this family home in north-west London has been given a new lease of life Flora Bathurst is surveying her back garden with dismay: scattered [...]

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A Disco Ball Is The Unexpected Accessory Your Apartment Deserves

A Disco Ball Is The Unexpected Accessory Your Apartment Deserves

It’s not just the fashion world that’s engaged in an ongoing love affair with the ’70s. Take a look around beloved stores like CB2 and IKEA and you’ll find plenty of home goods inspired by the decadent decade. But while egg chairs and mod wallpaper are tempting, we’d argue that the easiest way to integrate the trend into [...]

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