BY ANJALI GOEL, LA SOROGEEKA Let India’s present and past meet in the middle and conspire something new. Premium stone, metals and flawless finishes, along with traditional precise details like exotic inlays, merge in furniture for the contemporary home, reflecting the richness of yesteryears and clean design principles of now.
Fabric brings bathroom dreams to life: Bathroom furniture in a new finish: linen. Sanitaryware, bathroom furniture, bathtubs, shower trays, wellness products and accessories: The Duravit Living bathrooms from Germany – synonymous with beauty, quality and technology. There is nothing quite like a Duravit original. For more details contact: Phone +91 79 66112300, email@example.com, www.duravit.in For […] Read more
FAMiLY ASSETS Vacuum king James Dyson just acquired his son’s lighting firm. Like the father, Jake is no stranger to innovation, his latest being an LED lamp that can last for 37 years! With this union now, we can’t wait to see what Dyson launches next…. Website: www.dyson.com
Be grounded by uniformly textured and shaded variants, originating from a raw, unpolished source. Quartz is not only adaptable to suit your personalised finish, but it can also withstand scratches, heat and moisture to last you a long time.
The Kameha Grand Zurich Hotel in Switzerland recently opened doors to a Space Suite designed by German artist Michael Najjar. Enter and an automated female voice inspired by John Carpenter’s science fiction classic Dark Star welcomes “crew members” and offers “handling instructions”. Inside, rocket engine inspired spotlights, exclusive novels, films and audiobooks about space travel, […] Read more
Is that a floor mat or an inflatable raft? It’s both, because that’s what Eddris Gaaloul and Cyrille Verdon intended. The Swiss duo, who go by the name Superlife, came up with clever objects made of PVC, natural and synthetic fabrics that can possibly save your life. We’d rely on Blackout, a lamp with a […] Read more
Because at the end of the day, it’s all about a good night’s sleep. Appreciate, you spend a third of life in bed. So for a calm, relaxed & creative state of mind during the day-consider upgrading from the mass market to the proven luxurious comfort & orthopaedic support of the niche’ speciality Snoozer Mattress. […] Read more
MAMMOTH RESCUE Maneka Gandhi and People For Animals organised a fundraiser for Wildlife SOS that works for the welfare of rescued elephants, where 50 artists including SH Raza, Naynaa Kanodia, Subodh Gupta and Amitabh Bachchan painted fibreglass figurines. When Nov 28-29, 2015 Where Le Meridien, New Delhi Website www.wildlifesos.org
From Top Left Each handmade creation involves gluing leather to the wooden frame, stitching the material to form the handles, tempering steel for an inscribed plaque and attaching it to the finished product Below The Poker trunk stores poker chips, whiskey decanters, glasses and playing cards; A closed view of the trunk and the lock, […] Read more
POP iNTO THE FUTURE For design visionary Tom Dixon, tomorrow’s store will be physical space that offers a “multi sensory, olfactory experience” to every shopper. To prove his point, at the recently concluded London Design Festival, he set up Multiplex with Andy Warhol inspired foil interiors. The temporary retail concept replaced mall-like defined sections for […] Read more