In the world of handcrafted textiles, Neeru Kumar is a rare and inspired talent, who has, over the past two decades revived Indian Textiles.
TULSI – Brand Name of Designer Neeru Kumar
Tulsi is the brand name of the renowned textile designer Neeru Kumar. Traditional techniques, a contemporary sensibility, an innovative use of colour and the use of natural materials are the hallmarks of designer Neeru Kumar’s work. For hand woven textiles, Neeru Kumar is unquestionably one of the best and most creative designers in India.Her repertoire consists of two principle ranges: textiles for the home and garments for women and men, both traditional and western. The range includes: bedcovers, cushion covers, throws & wall hangings and accessories such as shawls & scarves along with an extensive range of garments which are either woven, printed or embroidered.
Neeru Kumar markets its own products through nationwide established boutiques with shops in Delhi, Mumbai, Bangalore, Jaipur and Chennai under the brand name of ‘Tulsi’. Please visit for more details and to shop Tusli FB Page and websiteTulsi Online – Stores at:New Delhi :
19 Santushti Shopping Complex , Race Course Road
New Delhi 110021. Tel: +91.11.26870339
3 Mezz Floor Embassy Classic Bldg, 14 Vittal Mallya Road
Banglore 560001. Tel: +918041329318
6 SP Centre, Minoo Desai Marg, Colaba
Mumbai 400005. Tel: +91.22.66385470
Whites Road, Royapettah, Chennai
Shop No.1, Nr Tunnel, Jaleb Chowk
Jaipur 303228. Tel: +91.141.6590934
Bollywood Actress Kareena Kapoor Begum of Pataudi looking fabulous in Ruby studded Gold Temple Necklace
Studio Bommai – Hand Painted Wooden Golu Dolls from Indian mythology. Started by Ambika Sam, Studio Bommai is featured in Curated Magazine (if you love interiors and handcrafts do watch this space for excited news and posts), AnekDesigns and dolls are for sale on Etsy
About Ambika Sam:
Ambika Sam is an illustrator for children’s books. Her artwork can be seen at www.waglikeamotmot.wordpress.com. She is also the co-founder of Yali Books, an independent publishing venture with a focus on South Asian cultures.
Ambika started hand painted wooden golu dolls for my own ‘golu’ and as gifts for friends and family. Each doll is made with love and hope that they will bring joy and prosperity to your home!
To shop these dolls visit Etsy
Pair of Devotees – Hand Painted Wooden Indian Golu Peg Lady Bug Dolls
Kali Devi – Handpainted Wooden Indian Goddess Golu Kokeshi Doll
Sundari Devi – Handpainted Wooden Indian Goddess Golu Kokeshi Doll
Ganga Devi – Handpainted Wooden Indian Goddess Golu Kokeshi Doll
Arjuna – Handpainted Wooden Indian Golu Mahabharata Pandava Peg Doll
Lakshmi Devi – Handpainted Wooden Indian Goddess Golu Kokeshi Doll
Arjuna and Draupadi – Handpainted Wooden Indian Golu Pandava Mahabharata Peg Dolls
Durga Saraswati Lakshmi Devi Set – Handpainted Wooden Indian Goddess Golu Kokeshi Doll
Kali Devi – Handpainted Wooden Indian Goddess Golu Kokeshi Doll
About Navarathan Jewellers:
Navrathan Jewellers – A paradise for the jewellery connoisseur, is located on MG Road, Bangalore, and is a treasure trove of exquisite bridal wear, precious antique pieces, solitaires & diamonds, contemporary designer pieces, giftables and stunning gems.
Started in 1954, Navrathan Jewellers was propelled to life through the dynamic vision of Sri Mangilalji Bafna. After his passing away, the torch moved into the hands of the current Managing Director, his son, Goutham Chand.
A couple of years later, in 1991, the Navrathan Jewellers brand shifted head-quarters to MG road, to larger and more extravagant space introducing modern-day jewellery designs, as well as, antique pieces of art.Store are divided into 4 sections that deal separately with Gold, Diamonds, Antiques and Silver. Today, they showcase the most premium jewellery in the country, collection ranges from solitaires and diamonds, to antiques and temple jewellery, and from modern-day gold jewellery, to heritage pieces of art.Navrathan also boasts a large collection of Bridal gold jewellery, Gold Temple Jewellery, Ruby Jewelry, Emerald Jewelry for that monumental day, and that also includes emeralds and high-end jewellery.
Today, Navrathan stands tall with over 20,000 satisfied customers that include highly reputed clients from the Corporate, Film and Sports industry. Walk into the world and experience a treasure that can be yours!
Showcasing the best of Navrathan Jewellers and hats off the craftsman involved in this work.
Please visit their Website
and FB Page
Navarathan Jewellers Address:
MG Road Store:
87, 1st Floor, MG Road, Bangalore 56001. Phone Number:+91 (080) 2558 4346
Jaya Nagar Store:
6, 33rd Cross, 4th Block, Jayanagar 560011. Phone Number:+91 (080) 4942 5500
Wooden Flooring Master Bedrooms – Hard Wooden floors add beauty and value to a home, and they can complement any style of bedroom. Whether you are choosing a floor for your master bedroom or a child’s room, you’ll have a wide array of products from which to choose. The dark shades of the floor can compliment any theme and colour of bedroom interiors.
Previously Indians hardly used wooden flooring master bedrooms, but now it is seen quite often in Indian style interiors as well. Heard about a saying that, wooden flooring doesn’t suite the hot weather conditions of India, but not quite sure how it is managed in Indian homes now.
I like wooden flooring personally, especially for the master bedrooms and the cozy guest bedrooms. Showcasing few wooden flooring bedrooms taken from various sources. Hope they inspire you….
Beautiful Georgette Peacock Motif Saree from Gaurav Gupta
Gaurav Gupta’s Beautiful Georgette Peacock Motif Sare is Light pink booti georgette sari with embroidered peacock motif comprised of yarn thread work and Swarovski Elements embroidery. Cotton lurex brocade border. Paired with brocade blouse with silver beads and sequins. This saree is by Designer Gaurav Gupta.
Custom Designer Blouses for women designed with nuances in cuts, embroidery, fine detailing and craftsmanship in Studio 149 by Swathi Purushtham. She believes that Style and attitude matter a lot to me and I truly believe that its the woman in the dress and not the dress that matters more.
Address: AB 149, Second Floor on top of Vummidi Bangaru Jewellers, 3rd Mian Road, Anna Nagar, Chennai – 600040
Email: [email protected] Phone: +91 8148637647
FB Page: https://www.facebook.com/STUDIO149byswathi
Beatrice Peltre, a food writer, stylist and photographer based in Boston is obsessed with beautiful foods. Her love of nature and the outdoors is visualized in her inspiring food photography.
Born and raised in the countryside in northeastern France, her sense of photography exhibits more of french countryside.
Her cookbook, La Tartine Gourmande: Recipes for an Inspired Life, will inspire you to cook.
Her work has appeared in such places as the Martha Stewart Show, the New York Times, A La Di Stasio TV Food Show,NPR, Saveur, Food and Wine, Fine Cooking, the Wall Street Journal, the Huffington Post, the Washington Post, the Chicago Tribune, Living France, the New York Times Diner’s Journal, the Boston Globe, on French TV as well as in other books, and international and online publications.
If you like her work, do visit her blog and like her FB page.
Her Food Blog: www.latartinegourmande.com
FB Page: www.facebook.com/beatrice.peltre.5
Note: All images are subject to copyright by Beatrice Peltre. MinMit is showcasing the best food photography of Beatrice Peltre.
Showcasing few of her best food shots to inspire you…
Amala Paul Vijay Wedding
South Actress Amala Paul got married to Upcoming Kollywood Director AL Vijay (Director of Madrasapattinam , Thalaivaa and Saivam) Few days before the couple got engaged in a church in Kochi. Amala wore a white gown created by designer Anita Dongre. A diamond neckpiece completed the look.
The wedding of Amala & Vijay took place in traditional ‘Chettiyar’ style along with family and friends followed by a reception in the evening. On the special day, Amala Paul wore a traditional Kancheevaram red silk sari accessorized by jewels from the Amrapali collection while Vijay was seen in typical Tamil wedding dress.
On her reception eve, Amala wore a golden color designer lehenga by Sabyasachi Mukherjee with a diamond set while Vijay seen in all black.
I got truly mesmerised seeing the home accessories and ethnic furniture by “Furnicheer“. Really Hats off to the concept and designer. Now, I am in love with this ethnic furniture. It is contemporary yet rooted, tasteful, elegant, and candid yet mysterious. Showcasing few pics to inspire you…..
It is the birth of a dream to create functional, simple, and elegant furniture.The intricate knot patterns of Sheesham and the fine grains of earthy Mango wood from sustainable forests, lovingly grown, carefully seasoned, and passionately crafted is Furnicheer for you. Sheesham’s varied grains stained in exotic colors and hues make every piece at Furnicheer truly distinct.
To Purchase please visit:
FB page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Furnicheer/604074982950832