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50 Mid-Century Interior Design Ideas

Mid-Century interior design has made a sensational come back in the market in recent years. Interior styles and trends have a way of repeating themselves every few decades and the mid-century movement is no different. A design style, which originated in the post World War II scenario, the mid century furniture, accessories, lamps and other […]

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From House to Home!

People have this bizarre notion that a house once designed, needs no work. But this is so not true! It is the little things we do, that make our house, our homes and haven! So let’s look at some ways you can style your house to home! 1. FRONT DOOR Weather you have an apartment, […]

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Toilets – A designer’s guide!

Why are toilets always so drab and boring? Why do we uplift the entire house but neglect our washrooms? In this age, toilets are not just for bathing and relieving, but also for deep thought and answering life’s toughest questions while on the throne!! Fancy mirrors, decorative lights, stone finished tiles, good sanitary fittings and […]

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The story of IKEA!

“Design is not just what it looks like and feels like, Design is how it works!” It is true what they say about necessity being the mother of invention, when a boy of 5, started selling matches to make some money. That same boy expanded his business to sell christmas decorations, pens and pencils by […]

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How to become the best Interior Designer!

Being an interior designer, or in fact, any designer is not a mean feat! Coming up with new ideas and innovating in materials, furniture and designs is a difficult task. In comparison to other professions, interior designers do not have a fixed syllabus and memorization of the course work will not help them in the […]

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Must Have Modern Furniture!

“Furniture is to spaces what limbs are to the human body.” A space, however well designed, well lit, is incomplete and inappropriate without suitable furniture. Modern furniture is all about clean lines, simplicity, minimalism and elegance. It combines functionality and aesthetics seamlessly, so that every piece looks striking and serves its purpose with equal ease. […]

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“The Void” presents – Wood Working Workshop

“There is no such thing as bad ideas. Just poorly executed awesome ideas.” A famous line from a well known series, this statement rings true for all of us. More often than not, that we all come up with excellent notions and concepts, dreams to do something different, a purpose we feel, will serve everyone. […]

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Using Technology as a Learning Tool – 3D Printing Week

The atmosphere at Cindrebay School of Fashion and Interior Design, came alive last week when they got “Julia” in the campus. No, ‘Julia’ isn’t a new student, it’s the name of the 3D printer they arranged for a design and printing workshop. For an entire week starting from 14th August to 20th August, THE VOID, […]

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