Anna wrote to me a few weeks ago asking if I saw potential to work on a few things she had in the house. Essentially a make-over for something old – they were a table, a small box cupboard and an old jewelery box. She came over for a chat and we settled on the […]
I am thrilled to be part of the Good Homes Anniversary Issue 2014 and in no less than their coveted wishlist! Here is a feature on my Suzani inspired pieces – The Big Box, The Suzani Curvy chairs and the two Suzani High chairs. Thank you Meenakshi Shankar for a great piece.
This article was published a while back in March 2014 in ‘The Sunday Standard Magazine‘ but between school exams and year ending madness, I forgot to post it. Actually, I never got around to reading it. Now with school holidays, I have some time to breathe… Thank you Pallavi Rebbapragada for the wonderful write up. […]
My work is about building on memories, not losing them. And this wooden trunk is loaded with memories. It belonged to my brother who was a pilot in the Indian Air Force. He has recently retired. My father too is an ex-Indian Air Force pilot. My grandfather is ex-army. My brother’s father-in-law too was in […]
These two chairs are a pair that were passed down from some distant relative at some time or the other. One of those temporary furniture options for a temporary house kind of thing. Except the chairs just stayed on. They were truly old world with a Sunmica back rest and woven plastic netting – in […]
Suzani is everywhere. The ‘it’ graphic and pattern for the season it would seem. I had the same idea six months ago when these 30 year old chairs were given a new lease of life. As I mentioned in my previous post, I am late in telling you all of these chairs. In fact there […]
The world is turning and things keep moving. The only constant as they say is change. And Change is good. I want to invite you all to my next show – 18 and 19th of Oct 2013. Details to follow in a subsequent post. This show has been a long time coming. Somehow time flew […]
Thank you Katia Contreras for featuring in my work in the August issue of the Architectural Digest- Mexico. I am amazed at how far and wide this particular kettle has travelled. I got an email in June asking me to share information about two particular pieces of my work. This was it- “First of all […]
Geometric patterns are a trend right now. I have been doing them for years 🙂 Thank you Malvika Singhal and Anupama Bijur for the inclusion of my work in your article Gorgeous Geometry in the July 2013 issue of Society Interiors.
The world really is a small place. I get a call from a very polite lady asking me for an interview. Jasminder and I talked for quite a while and connected over similar things, Air Force background, love of dogs, design and of course my coffee tables. That done the interview was over. A few […]