It's an honor for me to introduce on my blog today, the very talented and accomplished landscape designer Geeta Singh, who designs gardens that make you feel at home and that you never want to leave. In her career spanning more than 25 years, Geeta has designed gardens for resorts and hotels, private homes and farmhouses. Using locally sourced material like pebbles and stones, as well as terracota pots and marble water fountains custom-made from craftspeople in Jaipur and Pokhran in Rajasthan, her work is a unique and rich blend of culture and heritage with a contemporary design that is stylish and sophisticated.Read More
Simple, humble and unassuming you will instantly like Joe Crosby, director of Paragon, a north London based Design and Build Company. Joe started his career as a builder and designer in 1991, and over the years has developed several residential properties including new builds and refurbishments, mostly working in the Hampstead and Crouch End areas of North London. We recently caught up with Joe at his residence in Golder's Green where he spoke to us about his life as a building and design contractor, his current projects and tips on building your own house.Read More
A few years ago when I was traveling to Germany, I was a guest at my Indian friend's luxurious home located on the outskirts of Berlin. With two grand living rooms, three dining rooms, a huge spacious kitchen and large bedrooms, I felt more than fortunate to spend my first holiday in Berlin in such awe-inspiring surroundings. I also had at my disposal, my friend's chauffeur driven Mercedes that took me everywhere around town for the 7 days I was there. I felt like a fairy-tale princess amid such luxuries and...Read More
A while ago, I was visiting my friends Martin and his beautiful wife Isabelle in Germany, and I was totally impressed by the interiors of their apartment! From lighting from Versace (Versace Home Collection) to furniture from Ikea, their tastefully done apartment boasted their love for style and aesthetics that echoed from every nook and corner of their home space.Read More
Hello friends! Wish you all a joyous New Year! This time I had many guests over Christmas and New Year and as I was setting up the guest bedrooms, I thought to share with you my to-do list for setting up a very special guest bedroom for some very special guests!