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How to chose a Design Thesis Topic!

All you design students, it’s that time of the year again! The pressure is building up, and there are prime decisions to be taken. Whether you are an Architecture student, interior design, fashion or graphic design, end of semester project or thesis is a tough task to select. Challenging yourself with a suitable project and […]

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How to design a Museum

India has a rich cultural and social history. The various dynasties which ruled our country, their traditions and values, rituals, dances and folklores have been being practised here since times unknown. The treasure of music and cinema is huge and precious and people would want to experience it for their own. Owing to all these […]

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Retail Design : A Market on its Own!

Retail sector in India is one of the fastest growing sector which is undoubtedly an experimental motley consistently going through a trendy transformation. One can always visualize, new store formats, new customer – product interaction technologies, revamped business strategies etc. to create more self-serving and personal experiences for the customer while shopping. We have seen […]

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Ar. BV Doshi wins 2018 Pritzker Prize

There’s been no budding designer, architect or environmentalist in India, who hasn’t idolized Ar. BV Doshi! At 90 years old, Ar. Doshi has been awarded the highest Architectural honor, equivalent to a Nobel Prize in the field, “The Pritzker Prize, 2018.” Having worked with the likes of Ar. Le Corbusier and Ar. Louis Kahn, his […]

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India Fashion Summit : Kochi 2018

In an attempt to bridge the gap between fashion industry in India and abroad, it was essential to initiate a kind of meet and greet between the world and Indian fashion. The initial thought was to create a platform for designers from all over the world and India, to network, bounce ideas, ponder upon the […]

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Best Holi Looks

The festival of colors is upon us and just in time! The weather’s getting hot and the atmosphere is charged with energy, and it’s the perfect time to let your hair down and indulge yourself completely in the festival of joy! However, every festival brings with itself a dilemma of what to wear? With everyone […]

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How to get the best Bollywood looks!

“That’s so me!!!”, we exclaim every time we see some Bollywood movie, as we relate to the central characters and their life. How many of us have seen ourselves as the strong and independent Veronica in Cocktail, or the apprehensive yet adventurous Rani in Queen? Strong female characters in Bollywood are finally proving their metal, […]

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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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