Category Archives for Lighting

A Home Lighting Makeover

2014 began with some changes for consumers on the light bulb front in the US. Due to more stringent regulations, the 40 and 60 watt incandescent bulbs of the past (which generate light through a filament source) were put to … Continue reading

25. February 2014 by Charu
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Win a box of GE Reveal Halogen Bulbs and a $10 Target Gift Card

Update: Thanks a bunch for participating everyone! The winner has been selected randomly via Rafflecopter and the box of GE Reveal Halogen Bulbs + $10 Gift card will be shipped to: Soha M., congrats Soha! a Rafflecopter giveaway Great lighting … Continue reading

17. February 2014 by Charu
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The Wow Factor: Small things which make a big impact in your home

Recently a friend asked me to suggest some accessories which would help add a little flair to her functional home. She felt it lacked that designer touch which we find in magnificently modeled homes on magazine spreads. I could completely relate to … Continue reading

09. May 2013 by Charu
Categories: Art, Interior Design, Lighting | Tags: , , , , , | 11 comments

Toyo Ito wins the 2013 Pritzker Prize!

I’m thrilled to dedicate this post to Toyo Ito who recently received the Pritzker Prize for his architectural contributions spanning four decades! For those of you who are unfamiliar with the award, it’s basically the Nobel Prize for the field … Continue reading

01. April 2013 by Charu
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Don’t Mess With My Zen Thing!

Strenuous September is out and I’m so happy to be finally writing again after nearly a month! Last month was super exciting peeps – our house was what I’d like to refer to as a  ‘Startup Zone’ as the hubby … Continue reading

07. October 2012 by Charu
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