A tryst with travels - Sarita Handa's holiday collection is an escape to faraway lands

Dec 22, 2017

For the holiday cheer this season, inspirations come from the Berber region of North Africa! Sarita Handa holiday collection brings a rich and warm outlook for your living spaces. The interplay of textures and colours is what makes the centre stage to teleport you to faraway lands. Inspired by the rugs of Berber region of North Africa and then interpreted with various new and old techniques of hand embroidery, the pieces tell a story. The textures and embroideries bring a very cheery vibe to any space and perfect for gifting too! 

The other signature Sarita Handa range of cushions has been hand embroidered with shimmer ivory dori/ neutral fabric applique and beads for fresh appeal winter appeal. The Bedding also has some bright happy printed voile quilts in florals, and Berber rugs inspired embroideries and some solids to complete the range.

The signature Sarita Handa fabrics on matty cotton slub have been accentuated with vibrant Aztec and suzani print perfect for drapery and upholstery.  The collection aims at making abodes welcoming with traditional weaves and techniques and a touch of the contemporary. The colours and prints have been selected keeping in mind a happy palette that adds luxury and elegance to any space.

“The Sarita Handa brand warms the hearts of its patrons and aims to personalize the spaces that you love. It is very important to introduce table décor that is inviting yet make a statement. With our range of table linen and furnishings we have introduced an array of subtle and table runners and napkins to make that perfect first impression on your guests and be the host of the holiday season!”, says Suparna Handa, Brand Director.

The table linen collection gets a complete amp up with graphic embroidery in metallic silver and golden accents for elegance. The designs have been satin metallic threads on tonal base for a rich yet subtle look. The range consists of three collections, Jubilant, Metallic maze and Ikat metallic. The range is complemented with a few eclectic cocktail napkins to amp up party decor with contemporary and quirky thread embroidery in cocktail drinks patterns. 

Plüsch introduces UNIQUE by Eggersmann

Dec 21, 2017

Plüsch brings you the German based kitchen brand Eggersmann's UNIQUE kitchen to the Indian market. The concept of the Eggersmann UNIQUE kitchen places prominence on its timelessness and minimalism.The name UNIQUE really says it all. The focus is on individuality as well as exceptional and exquisite materials. A decisive and fundamental idea for this system is the homogeneity of all relevant surfaces. The front and side surfaces of the UNIQUE kitchen along with its handles and working surfaces are made of just one identical material. The materials used very much reflect the UNIQUE concept of individuality. The Eggersmann UNIQUE kitchens are exclusively available at all Plüsch showrooms in Delhi, Bengaluru, Mumbai and Hyderabad.

Various types of stones, granite, exquisite veneers as well as mineral materials can be used to build the kitchen. Each kitchen is inimitable as defined by the individual character of materials such as soapstone, limestone, antique granite and quartz. Intricate details such as mitre joints are applied on fronts and side panels. The designs are free spirited and completely open to suggestion yet the aesthetics are timeless.

Eggersmann has been realizing individual aesthetic and luxurious customized kitchen equipment for more than a century thus making the UNIQUE kitchen most realistic and authentic. These kitchens represent examples of the abundance of materials, colours and planning possibilities for creating custom solutions for individuals. The equipments are portrayed ‘live on stage’ and offers the highest authenticity. Eggersmann sets the standard for a responsible use of wood materials and natural resources.

Ambuja notches up a perfect score – bags six prestigious accolades @ CII-ITC Sustainability Awards 2017

Dec 21, 2017

At the recent CII-ITC Sustainability Award 2017 event held in New Delhi, a whopping six awards and accolades were conferred upon the cement giant.

‘Outstanding Accomplishment for Corporate Excellence' award for demonstrating outstanding policy, practice and results by successfully incorporating sustainability in the core was bagged by Ambuja – one of few companies to get nominated for this award and the only one to have received it for the 8th time in a row.

Ambuja Cement’s three plants – Maratha Cement Works (Maharashtra), Ambujanagar (Gujarat) and Bhatapara (Chhattisgarh) -- also did the company proud for their domain excellence in environment management and corporate social responsibility.

Godrej provides ‘freedom of living’ to Garden City inhabitants through launch of ‘Script’, a premium furniture brand

Dec 21, 2017

Godrej has today announced the launch of its first premium furniture store, ‘Script’, in India’s Garden City, Bengaluru. Located in the posh neighborhood of Indira Nagar, The Script store is spread over 14,000 sq.ft of inspirational and design led home interior solutions. The premium furniture brand is inspired by contemporary lifestyle that promises to offer ‘freedom of living’, that uplifts every experience and assist consumers from Bengaluru to balance their daily activities with great ease and joy.

Conceptualized and designed by globally acclaimed design firm Gensler, the store seamlessly combines beauty and intelligence. It offers home solutions that are crafted for new age, contemporary consumers that like to chart their own path be unique; live beyond the traditional. The store offers furniture and interior solutions that reflects the consumers persona.

Script, the first attainable premium furniture brand from the house of Godrej has launched their first store in Bangalore owing to a perfect blend of consumer profiling and existing infrastructure. The IT capital is known to have consumers that are well-informed with a lot of global exposure and enjoys a finer lifestyle. Being well-traveled, consumers in the metropolis are conscious about of the latest designs and innovations. These consumers are design and technology savvy. Furthermore owing to a large working population, the contemporary consumers also prefer living space ecosystems that are multi functional while being aesthetically designed. 

The Pillow Company - A luxury home decor brand

Dec 21, 2017

The Pillow Company founded by Mr. Karan Pahwa is a luxury home decor brand that embraces the best of luxury while presenting a modern approach to design and taste. From classic to contemporary to Urban Lifestyles all the products are created for customers to experience their homes in new ways they never thought possible, while also defining their character and individuality.
 
With global trend, luxury lifestyle & exclusivity at the core of the brand's ideology, the chic products demonstrate exceptional sophistication, taste and an artistic eye that makes for a beautiful home and a lasting impression. 
 

 

Jaquar Group introduces Wellness Gemini Spa

Dec 20, 2017

Over the last decade, bathrooms have gone through a tremendous change. With urban consumers going beyond spas and gyms to destress and rejuvenate, bathrooms, which earlier didn't get much attention, are turning into experiential wellness zones. The time and money spent on bathroom interiors and accessories has risen substantially over the past five years, according to industry experts. With bathrooms becoming extensions of people's living spaces, shower enclosures, whirlpools and premium interiors are now garnering greater acceptance. Likewise, Jaquar Group, the leader in bath fittings category has come up with its magnificent designer wellness product- Gemini Spa.

Gemini being a compact luxury spa, comprises of stainless steel jets, water features, and a fantastic lighting package. It uses a 2-speed pump and Gecko control system. The pump operates on low speed when in heating and filtering modes and switches to high speed when in massage mode. The spa consists of target jets and give a precise massage that stimulates specific muscles. One can generate a sensation of dynamic massage with rotating nozzles. The jets may be positioned on the floor of the Spa for a gentle massage of the feet, ankles, knees and thighs. Comfort jets are enclosed to send out a flow whose direction and intensity can be adjusted. Rotating Jets enables a stationary or rotary flow i.e., the flow of water can be adjusted by turning the outer ring. Random Pulse Jets enables unique and random pulsating massage. Airpool jets help in generate thousands of pure air bubbles to caress the body whereas Pulse Target Jets enables a pulsating and rotary massage through special nozzles. Showcasing the Fibreglass base, the gemini spa holds underwater LED light feature along with features like backlit drink holders, and chromo cascade grab bar.

Antica Ceramica launched Spacia White Colour Tiles Collection

Dec 20, 2017

Bring style and creative flair home with Antica’s Spacia, a collection at the forefront of interior fashion.  White tiles mimicking natural stone are making a splash among interior decorators as it brightens space and makes the room look bigger.

 

Interior decor is trending toward lighter and brighter effects, the appeal of white floor is eternal as it creates relaxed but refined interiors, a not-too-blank canvas for showing off one's furnishings and antiques—is stymied only by a justified fear of keeping them clean. A white monochrome palette is a fantastic choice for any room in your house. It creates a strong graphic quality to any décor and echoes design tastes from the fifties and sixties. The look is also firmly rooted in modern day interiors.

 

Spacia tiles laid in the hallway, makes them a focal point of a decorating scheme. One can add a luxe vibe by adding a glass chandelier to create opulence to the decor. Echo this look with highly polished dark wood furniture. Velvet full-length curtains at the front door will add to the opulence as well as keep out drafts this winter.

Spacia tiles are vitrified tiles manufactured by Antica Ceramia. It is a good alternative to marble and granite flooring. Available in 60x60 cm, 60x120, 20x120 in variation of 15 shades and innumerable design option that floor oozes sophistication and simplicity.  These tiles are processed in such a manner that you need not worry about the direction of cut, during installation. These tiles come with the pristine base that has a high gloss –mirror like shine which lets them remain cool.

According to Mr. Rahul Bhugra, Director- Antica Ceramica, “White tile flooring creates traditional Victorian interiors. Complement this monochrome scheme with glossy black cabinets and soften the look with a wooden furniture. White flooring is also great to add a contemporary elegant to a dining or living room. Complement the stark effect with a glass dining table. Add a pop of colour in the room interiors with bright accessories, such as a bold wall canvas or crockery in canary yellow.

Bollywood Superstar Anushka Sharma appointed the new face of KEROVIT

Dec 20, 2017

Kajaria Ceramics, the largest manufacturer of tiles in India forayed into Bath solutions three years ago with its subsidiary Kajaria Bathware under the brand name Kerovit.

Kerovit today, is proud to announce the gorgeous, versatile and extremely popular Bollywood superstar Anushka Sharma as its brand ambassador. The brand is known for its artistic designs, cutting-edge innovation and modern flamboyance; all that has helped it carve a winning niche for itself in an extremely competitive sector. The talented Anushka is one of the most admired and followed actors in the country today for her uber cool personality, inherent charm, sophistication and natural glamour. Her style and elegance inspires her millions of fans and leaves a lasting impression. This is what makes her the ideal fit for brand Kerovit. 

Both are young, stylish, and immensely graceful with a contemporary flair. Kerovit is focused on completely redefining the bathroom experience of Indian consumers by stylishly combining beauty, utility and efficiency. 

Kajaria Bathware has two plants one each in Rajasthan and Gujarat, The entire faucet range is exclusively designed and manufactured at the company’s state-of-the-art plant at Gailpur, Rajasthan and has a manufacturing capacity of 1.1 million pieces a year while sanitaryware, range is made at its Gujarat facility, crafted with the finest of clay and silica mix and is in tune with international standards. 

Corsa Bath launches Nexa Italian range Faucets

Dec 20, 2017

Lobby, sitting room or kitchen often took precedence when it came to revamping interiors, bathroom was an afterthought in terms of design or style. Today, updated add-ons and contemporary bathroom designs are creating spaces that exude luxury and promote relaxation.  Earlier, the concentration has been on doing cabinets, flooring and the rest of the accessories while the faucet was totally ignored. To fill this gap, Corsa Bath, an internationally acclaimed company in bath fitting industry have launched Nexa Italian range of Faucets in the market. 

 

The Nexa range of facucets is suitable for all bathrooms as it has a stainless steel finish which is durable and easy to maintain. Stainless has the advantage of matching and blends beautifully with the mahogany vanity, or the cabinet hardware and wall sconces or the masculine mirrors. Nexa Collection, is the new Italian range of faucets having an increased appreciation for practical design.  This range introduces a new and unique design element of adjustable-flow-rate restrictors keeping in mind water conservation.   The new technology helps conserve water, and delivers no more than 2.5 gallons per minute. When it comes to functionality, the pull-down and pullout models remain the most popular choice in faucets.

Idus introduce the latest Bar furniture collection

Dec 20, 2017

Decorating our home is the most pleasant thing to be done, but the selection of amazing design and styles could be quite challenging. These days’ home bars are in trend, there are more and more homes which have mini home bars in their homes where you host your most of the time. Whether it should be in your kitchens, great rooms, library, offices or even in your outdoor space, it adds another element of style to a contemporary/modern home.

Keeping this in mind Idus, the super luxurious store has introduced the latest bar furniture collection of stools and cabinets that promise to add vivacity to your bar décor with extravagant luxuries with an inspiring silhouette. The collection showcases the flexibility of its material, fastening rattan on a frame to create a variety of sensuous forms. It comprises of bar stools designed with stainless steel, technopolymer and available with height adjustable, chrome-plated steel, upholstered seat in polyurethane with multiple colours that are the marvel in both eye-catching designs and its irresistible comfort.