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Brijesh Shaijal: Loving the traditional, exploring the modern

The joy of creating and seeing one’s idea take shape is inexplicable; an emotion Brijesh Shaijal knows too well. For those in the field of architecture, Brijesh needs no introduction. He enjoys an almost rockstar-like status among the young, aspiring architects. Brijesh is the Principal Architect at DAC (BSArchitect) and one of the founders of […]

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Antique, Vintage, or Just Old?

You are out shopping for antiques for a magnificent living room, and you spot a piece of furniture that looks like it once graced an 18th century palace. You approach it with high expectations, and immediately the sales person exclaims, “This is original antique piece, madam! For you, very low price!” However, a closer inspection […]

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Dr. Anil Kumar: Making a more sustainable world

In a field where aesthetics more often than not takes precedence over practicality and sustainability, Dr.  P P Anil Kumar is an exception. An academic by profession and architect by passion, Dr. Kumar’s designs are at once practical, sustainable and beautiful. He not only creates designs but also actively contributes to the academia through his […]

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Meet Sujith G S, an Architect cut above the rest

In the world of tried and tested formulas adopted by Architects and Interior Designers, Sujith G S is a welcome aberration.   A casual  interest in buildings soon bloomed into a fascination that led him to take  up Architecture professionally. He joined the College of Engineering, Trivandrum, and soon after graduating he joined Larsen & Toubro […]

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Design lovers get ready for Living Edge – One Day Interactive Design Seminar by Cindrebay Nurture

  There is, it may seem, a disconnect between students and those they would like to emulate. Today, any information relating to Interior Design or Architecture is readily available online and is being heartily consumed. In fact, this thirst for more information has also given birth to newer academic verticals like industrial design and visual […]

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The Palace of Assembly, Chandigarh: Beautiful Collision of Art and Architecture

The Capitol Complex of Chandigarh, one among 17 buildings of the Swiss-French architect Le Corbusier added to the World Heritage List in 2016, is an architectural wonder, incongruous to the era in which it was created. Conceptualized and built in the 1950s by Le Corbusier, it is a sprawling area that houses three buildings – […]

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Presenting the Monsoon Lookbook

Monsoon is quite an important time in the fashion world. Spring collection has long gone, and the most revered collection of all year; the Fall collection is yet to begin. Monsoon then becomes the interim time period, during which the fashion world is free to experiment with colours, styles, or just enjoy the last season’s […]

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It’s time for kids’ room makeover

Designing for a kid’s room is a hard task. Cluttering the room with various toys brought by you or relatives and friends from across the globe is passe. Also, following the traditional colour division; blue for boys and pink for girls has lost its takers. It is time to go bold and gift your kid […]

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Eid Mubarak: Iftar with Kannur Cindrebay family

“Oh you who believe! Fasting is prescribed to you as it was prescribed to those before you, that you many learn piety and righteousness. “ [ Q2 : 183 ]   Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic lunar calendar, is not just about fasting. The holy month encourages its followers to utilize the time to […]

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