Decor 101: Vintage-Industrial Living Room

Vintage-Industrial-Living-Room-Decor-headerDepending on if and when I find my pot of gold, my dream living room would be a (cheaper) recreation of any DECOR 101 post, in a heartbeat. As I wait for the magic-wand/genie/home-makeover-show-host to appear, I resort to creating moodboards in preparation (or consolation). Continue reading

Decor 101: Bohemian Living Room

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As a serial procrastinator, designing a bohemian mood board felt like writing a surprise multiple choices test, where the possibilities were endless and the indecisiveness relentless. After much stalling, I strangely and aptly realized that, true bohemian design is indeed a product of time and patience. Read More…

Hacks for Home: Organizing Credit/Debit and Loyalty Cards

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Is your household also sent into a frenzy when you can not find that one little wretched debit card? “I kept it right here!! I swear!!” is what we hear a lot in this house when that happens. Soon, it’s a full blown Missing Cards’s Case, witnesses are called, testimonies recorded, last known whereabouts traced (if only there was CCTV footage), theories fly, arguments ensue and after countless attempts at blatant blame shifting, we finally give up. Fast forward to five days, that little guy was hiding in a blazer pocket.

If this slightly ( 😀 ) exaggerated chain of events do ring true, then it would be a crime to not employ this system in your home, it is that easy and cheap. All you need is a cheque sized expansion folder with labels and no more search parties. Read More…

Handbag Organization

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Disclaimer: My bag was in such bad shape that even the blogger in me could not click a “before” picture of the actual bag spill. That opening image above is a fictional stylized mess with only select articles, in reality poly-bags, loom bands, hair strands, candy wrappers and crumbs were the less glamorous co-inhabitants, purposely left out for sanitary and sanity reasons.

This tote makeover was a long overdue task that required a meagre investment but made the biggest difference. I am sharing with you today, tips to keep your bag Read More…

Decor 101: Earthy, Natural & Organic Living Room

earhty-natural-living-room-decor-headerLiving in an apartment on the nth floor you miss the ‘earth’, that sounded a lot like an astronaut’s 165th day in the space (I would kill for that view or that job btw). As a non apartment inhabiting person missing his backyard garden, my visiting grandfather seldom often puts his similar feelings in these words “Not living on the ground and not living in the sky, you are stuck somewhere in between”. Read More…