Couturier Gaurav Gupta and Jahnvi Lakhota Nandan of The Perfume Library collaborate.

Jan 16, 2018

Couturier Gaurav Gupta is the first Indian designer to enter into an olfactory collaboration with Jahnvi Lakhota Nandan of The Perfume Library. AGAIN, Eau de Parfum with its origin at Fontainebleau Forest, France and Sitavan India makes its Indian launch.

Fresh, woody and green, its olfactive map consists of the following  ingredients: Absinthe, Ginger from Sri Lanka, Cloves from Sri Lanka, Lemon, Basil from Vietnam, Wormwood from France, Rum from Guadalupe Islands, Mandarin , White Thyme, Pink Pepper from Peru, Juniperberry, Carrot seeds from India, Bergamot from Italy, Cardamom from India, Blackcurrant, Mint from India, Sweet orange, Rhubarb, Aniseed, Sandalwood India, Cedarwood, United States, Grapefruit.

Both ginger and absinthe notes are rare in perfumery. This perfume has a combination of the two. The perfume also has a touch of sweetness reflecting ‘prasad’ that one has as a child. This gourmand note is rare in a green note. And lastly the wet earth note which has been worked in the lightest of fashions reflects the love that both the creators have of the forest and all that is in the forest.

The perfume is painstakingly designed to be perfectly unisex, and its green and woody notes express a new-natural rare in modern perfumery.  

The distinctive bottle is purposefully simple and elegant in shape to invite people to plunge into the world of smells without distraction. It's packaging of green reveals the scent’s inspiration of the forest of Fontainebleau in France and Sitavan in India. The packaging reprises the colours of the forest. Its shimmering green invites one to take a walk through this fantasy forest or construct one in one’s mind. 

Love You Bunches makes exclusively crafted bouquets

Jan 15, 2018

So you want to floor your loved ones, but want more than a clichéd, standard bouquet. It’s reason enough to choose from Interflora’s unique flower range to impress your better half – or your BFF.

Pick your flowers according to your special someone’s personality. If it’s mum that you want to make all mushy, try one of the elegant hand tied bouquets, which stay fragrant for 10 days. It even comes equipped with special flower food to help them stay fresh for longer than usual.

For all the couples, there’s fifty shades of red – from deep, ruby roses to scarlet hypericum berries, alstroemeria, spray chrysanthemums, and Asiatic lilies. For vintage pops of pastel splendour, opt for pink lilies, button chrysanthemums and hydrangeas.

Globally known as ‘The Flower Experts’, Interflora handcrafts every floral arrangement and procures only the freshest flowers from certified international and local sources. Every day, thousands of people trust Interflora to deliver their good wishes and thoughtful sentiments on their behalf. But it’s not just about being the largest – Interflora prides itself on being the most premium and personable too.

Spin launched their second range of products

Jan 15, 2018

SPIN launched their second range of products. Keeping their Scandinavian ethos in place, the set of products introduced by SPIN are crafted to complement the art of living well, its clearly differentiated product lines are a clever reinterpretation of classic design principles adapted as per growing consumer needs.
The new introductions include wall accessories, coat rack stands and more for the ultimate utility solutions for modern home spaces.

Studio Malabar launched In Mumbai

Jan 15, 2018

The iconic lifestyle and fashion store, the Malabar Boutique in the Taj Mahal Hotel, Mumbai closed down in 2012. A year later, to continue the legacy of the erstwhile store and its incredibly glamorous founder, Ms Laura Hamilton, Studio Malabar was established. This  2000 sq ft studio is a haven for single piece collectibles and antiques, furniture, home accessories and yarns of fabric designed in house for apparel and cushion covers.

Having worked for years under Hamilton, owners Sarita Goswamy Dimple Ahuja and Amit Ahuja keep the essence of the Malabar experience in tact at their space on Chowpatty, Marine Drive. The collection reflects what the Malabar brand holds most dearly – a love for old world charm, traditional luxury for the contemporary lifestyle, and a passionate search for beauty and art in every aspect of life.

Barsys- Your own tech enabled robot for making bar style cocktails

Jan 15, 2018

Barsys, the avant-garde automated system for making cocktails and mixed drinks are the brainchild of Akshet Tewari. It’s a fully automated cocktail maker designed to act as a tool for bar-tenders, enabling them to cater more number of customers. The cocktails can easily be ordered by an app on a handheld device and the Barsys allows you to have the system be kept at home/office. Barsys monitors the consumption patterns, pour quantities, and can notify the user for ingredients if they are running low. The App, stores all the data in the cloud and can be used to improve inventory management and develop data backed consumer insights. The system combines robotic hardware with cloud-based software to prepare your favourite cocktail faster than a bartender.


A mobile interface based on Android and iOS platform ensures that the customers on different platforms can choose or customize their favourite cocktail. As Barsys has been designed with customization in mind, almost any kind of additive can be used to prepare your favourite cocktail, giving it the ability to prepare over 2000 cocktails or neat spirit drinks. The purpose of a perfect mixed drink is very precisely achieved with the help of complex algorithms used in BARSYS, each cocktail requiring a different algorithm. The machine controls liquor/cocktail pour sizes and ensures portioned drinks and cocktails. The pour sizes can also be configured without bounds for a distinct cocktail taste through an easy UI of the app. 

Cane Boutique Launches its New Collection of Signature Chairs

Jan 12, 2018

Bringing together luxurious, eclectic influences from around the world, creating new connections with the Indian Culture and merging them with another time and place encouraging an emotional as well as an aesthetic response with the Indian contemporary, Cane Boutique launches its new collection of chairs a mix of fusion, contemporary and timeless designs.

With its warm, traditional appeal and superb craftsmanship, this collection is not only beautifully finished but also makes a big style statement. Fine details and expert construction make these chairs a standout piece. Ideal for sprucing up even the blandest of the interiors, the exquisite range of chairs truly symbolize luxury home décor in every way. The modernity of this compilation reflects Cane Boutique’s exclusivity which makes the chair collection truly stand apart.

These chairs from Cane Boutique not only enhance the look of the room and add to the overall décor but also create a mood and add personality to your home.

Sans Souci Launches New Made to Order Luxury Lights “Flying Leaves”

Jan 12, 2018

Sans Souci (Czech Republic), one of the global leaders in the bespoke luxury lighting launches a new addition to their acclaimed collection of lights – Flying Leaves. These lighting fixtures from Sans Souci gives a very sophisticated personality and mood to your home decór. Sans Souci brings forth a set of aesthetic luminaries designed with love to luminaire contemporary spaces.

The collection is a peek into the future of lighting, allowing you to indulge in a harmonious atmosphere created by the unique composition of the lighting elements. Glamorous yet contemporary, hand-blown and hand cut crystal clear leaf with a finish of copper nano-coating. As the lights are hand shaped, each piece is original just like in nature. By applying a metal coating to crystal leaves, the perception of depth is enhanced and the leaves give off a radiant shine.


Beyond Designs Launches its New Collection of Furniture

Jan 12, 2018

Reflecting tradition wrapped in modernity is the new trend this season says Founder & Designer, Beyond Designs – Sachin & Neha Gupta. Increasingly style is becoming more a personal choice than an industry defined parameter in modern homes and 2018 will see an extension of this in the home this season.

The collection seems to be a perfect muse for those who can understand the aesthetic yet modern version for living, office & bedroom areas. From white, black, grey and even brown, the collection seems to be a show stealer in all aspects of subtle style and contemporary functionality. From chair to coffee tables, side table and console, you’ll find plenty of home décor accessories and furniture to make your home look stylish and chic.


About The Brand


For 17 years, Beyond Designs has captured the residential designs narrative of creating highly individual & exquisitely finished projects, concentrating on residences, many of them for well-known personalities. Specializing in luxury interior design & decoration in New Delhi and across the world, renowned designers & entrepreneurs Sachin & Neha's iconic, neutral style has featured in high acclaimed journals. Their design philosophy is to keep it stylish yet effortless. Get inspired by the old world charm to create a fusion, contemporary & timeless design.

Italian Luxury Furniture brand Visionnaire introduces the Bastian Living Room

Jan 12, 2018

The Italian luxury furniture brand, Visionnaire, has introduced the Bastian Living Room Collection. Chic, modern and trendy, the Living Room Collection includes sophisticated seating, a sensational bar console and futuristic lighting that complete the luxurious Living Room setting. All the furniture in the Bastian Living Room Collection can be customized by fabric, colour, finish and size and is made exclusively in Italy.

Visionnaire has given great attention to the choice of materials, detailing in construction and strong craftsmanship that is characterised by the use of wood, leather and metals.The focal point of the living room is the Bastian Sofa designed by Mauro Lipparini. Structured in solid wood and fir wood, this modular compositional sofa is upholstered in two-tone Nabuk leather and boasts of sculptural, sophisticated yet essential forms.  This monocoque sofa showcases workmanship that recalls the tradition of saddlery with hand-finished leather, tailor-made seams and edging. It is paired beautifully with the Bastian pouffe also designed by Lipparini  The Squared pouffe with its internal structure in solid wood is padded with polyurethane and layered with different densities of foam for maximum comfort. Upholstered in leather It comes with decorative inserts with felled seams and contrast Piping.

A spectacular addition to the Bastian living room is the Equinox Bar console designed by Mauro Lipparini.  The Equinox is a luxurious console and bar with a fabulous green onyx front. This gorgeous console with its distinctive personality also functions as a bar. Constructed with a stainless-steel frame, its “pearl black” lacquered wooden top when opened reveals an internal bar compartment in mat lacquer, with a mirror bottom and shelves in the extra-clear crystal. The Console is available with an optional audio system, a USB charging port and blue tooth model that churns out a massive 400 watts of power. This stunning console is available in various finished options such as chrome, gold, bronze, or nickel lacquered steel. 

Baaya Design presents furniture pieces in rich indigo hues

Jan 08, 2018

This New Year, Baaya Design brings back rich indigo hues through statement furniture pieces. The PLUSH PATTERNS range is back with subtle floral details to elevate your style. Accessorize these with cozy woolen throws for a perfect winter evening to curl up with a hot cuppa. Baaya Design guarantees that this pouf will serve as the perfect pick me up in your living room on a grey winter evening. 

Price range: Rs. 6,000 to Rs. 25,000

Baaya Design also presents Brass Aroma diffusers polished to a velvet matte smoothness come in various designs from floral to mughal patterns. You can use dhoop or aroma oil, even scented candles to set the tone for an evening wind-down session with your loved ones. Let decadence back into your in 2018 with Baaya Design. 

About Baaya Design:

‘Baaya’ in a local Indian language refers to the weaver bird that weaves its nest in a rather unique way. The store brings you the best in Indian Tribal art and craft which combines paintings with textiles and other craft forms to make each piece unique. Baaya Design aims to showcase the natural beauty and workmanship in Tribal Art by presenting them in contemporary colors, style and form.  By doing so, it offers original art that all of us can relate to. And with every painting that is purchased, you can bring income to a highly deserving individual – the artisan of India. The store provides customized design and implementation of traditional murals for interior and exteriors of homes and corporate offices.