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Carousels. Again. her artistic touch can be seen in the design with delicately painted murals on the ceiling and exquisitely carved French chairs.WorldMags. Operas. The second oor of the space is dedicated towards the Blue Lotus Productions. Its interiors are warm with soft blues and white lending quaint appeal to the space. Mucha. Art Nouveau. Paris. A characteristic element of her work is the raw appeal and distressed nishes found in furniture and sculptures. goldleafed item and raw silks also feature heavily in her work.net . Ravi Varma. Conversely.net The range includes inspirations from Renaissance. a design company that she heads with Omung. Frida. Byzantine. Michelangelo. Leonardo da Vinci. Mona Lisa. 90 WorldMags. Mata Hari. Sistine Chapel and Khajurao.

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but always felt that it was my calling. completing around 500 projects of various scales and typologies since inception. I was highly in uenced by my teachers at and started to look upon it seriously. personal and client satisfaction is the ultimate award. with the aim of “setting up a world-class design studio. Hafeez Contractor and Alfraz Miller. They are also working on schools and hospitals like the Bothra International School in Jodhpur. He shares. they are doing work in all major cities. the duo is now at a fortunate phase where they can select and choose the projects they want to work on. interior design and also furniture design. “I always wanted to be an architect. master planning. right from my tenth standard.” says Krupa. It has grown from 2 to 50 people. as seen in the team strength.net t is clear that from the get-go that and were destined to make their place in the world of design. I am not sure what it entailed. Krupa tells. the duo went on to amass an impressive share of work experience with Krupa doing her internship with Sanjay Puri Architects while Zubin worked with architects like Saboo Fransis. “In school. I graduated from Bharati Vidyapeeth college of Architecture (Belapur).” Zubin’s draw into the eld was far more straightforward.net 95 SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < DEC EM B ER 2 012 . Currently. WorldMags. Thus. We have won a considerable number of awards and now feel that we need to completely push ourselves to better our design achievements through each project. primarily focused on private bungalows and large-scale corporate developments. Some of our key designers have been with us for many years and we are proud to know that it never gets stagnant at the ZZA studio. And I wanted to pursue something other than engineering and medical that was the norm. Then.” the duo came together to form in 2002. which looks into all aspects of design from architectural & landscape.” After completing their education. “We are very proud of our team.” With having just completed a decade of the practice.WorldMags. Awards don’t mean the same anymore. the evolution of the rm is palpable and fast paced. “We don’t believe in doing numbers. Zubin states. I was always excellent academically.

it is imperative for spaces to be utilized ef ciently and design to have timeless elegance attached to it.net .” Here we take a look at the rm’s repertoire of corporate projects:- SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < D EC EM BE R 201 2 96 WorldMags. Talking about how they overcome the challenges and complexities that arise in designing corporate spaces.net An interesting area of their work to keep an eye on.WorldMags. as they carry it off with a con dent ourish is corporate interiors. Even considering the property costs. “Corporate interiors need to constantly evolve. Zubin shares.

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net .WorldMags.net This commercial building is located in MHAPE in Navi Mumbai. The main emphasis was to create large scale of ce oor space for exible usage. SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < D EC EM BE R 201 2 98 WorldMags. The building stands out in the locality because of its impeccable detail and nish. This single company building was designed as an IT building. The lobbies are luxurious and have a good double height volume. The interiors are equipped with state-of-art facilities and stimulating decor. It has a sculptural façade to ensure natural light ows into the oor.

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The lowest oor is reserved for a car showroom. The metro rail passes right in front of the building. which is inspired by the ‘Barcode Design’. Navi Mumbai. The group has created an iconic structure. SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS Warkem Pharmaceuticals is a biomedical manufacturing facility located in Ambernath. < D EC EM BE R 201 2 100 WorldMags. It is designed as a symmetrical structure with central entry porch. The building will be a treat to see to commuters travelling by the metro rail. The facility houses administration and marketing of ces and a factory shed. The building stands out due to its unusual and unique façade. Adding a fabricated cantilever used as capping for the structure further enhances the overall design. Wooden panels. The aim was to create a manufacturing facility that meets the international standards and does not look like a usual factory shed.net .WorldMags.net The building stands right next to the Times Square project on the busy Andheri-Kurla Link road in Mumbai. which stands out from the rest on the street because of its unique curved form and stepped terraces. complete the barcode look of the façade and add to the aesthetic appeal. inserted with proper t and nish.

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The space is awash with light streaming from the large skylight in the central space. high waterfall feature. one is greeted with a 30 ft. The is the oating suspended wall introduced in the space.000 sq. < D EC EM BE R 201 2 102 WorldMags. The project being a marble showroom.WorldMags.net SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS The of ce of Classic Marble Company. On entering. As a concept it was decided to use marble in its purest form and strictly adhere to the quality of nishing. located in Silvassa is spread over 4. the obvious challenge was to respond to the design brief at hand. The building face was conceptualized to be a glass and stone edi ce. 00.ft. Sensitivity to the product and the design language of the of ce was essential right from the conceptualization of the space. which adds the necessary glamour and relieves soothing sound to the area.net . as the designers believe that often it is the unseen details that clearly make the overall visual impact. This seamless oating structure almost seems ethereal and elegantly adds a sense of division to the space without reducing the visible space.

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net D EC EM BE R 201 2 SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS ZZA was called upon by Emkay Global to make their corporate headquarters in the impressive ‘The Ruby’ of ce building in Dadar. customized trading desks from Wipro etc.ft. The large oor plate of 15.WorldMags. imported lighting from some of the best brands across the world such as XAC & Flos. This project has a plethora of high-end materials used effectively like Satvario marble.net . The concept of incorporating a warm and inviting executive waiting lounge was highly-appreciated in the overall scheme. had a challenging requirement. < 104 WorldMags.000 sq.

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ft. was designed for this upcoming developer based in Chembur. The use of high-end materials and high-end nish is obvious throughout the project.WorldMags.000 sq.net . SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < D EC EM BE R 201 2 106 WorldMags. which is naturally associated with the ZZ style of working. The areas of importance are the main reception. conference room and main cabin housing the two independent directors.net This boutique of ce of 4.

V. Interiors.net Team of R. Manoj Tomar & Leena Chitkara from Elan Designs & Ram JamindarBaron’s Regional Manager Team of Alsorg Interiors Pvt. Anil Dogra from Proform. Barons Den conceived by Bijal Maniar. Jasmeet Kaur Bindra from Reproductions. Anwerr Alii from New Age Concept & Pizzy-Baron’s BDM (L to R) Seen are Mrs. the unique networking platform created by Baron Leather has gone to the next level. hospitality specialists. Interiors Pvt. was initiated in February and held periodically for maximum reach. Ltd along with Baron’s Business Manager . a clearly visible effort was routed towards ensuring that the events took place in the best of ambience and service. Maniar who ensured that the platform created by Baron for professionals reached out to maximum people.” says Mr. The guests enjoyed browsing through Baron Leather’s designer collections and discussing its applications. V. the event’s 6th edition took place in Delhi NCR on October 31. the event was planned and executed with panache. The North edition was held at Vapour. developers and other industry contributors.Baron’s BDM. at the MGF Mega City Mall in Gurgoan. Ltd with Amit Sambre . Soloni & Avisha from Alsorg. a good attendance and great conversations made this event a super hit! (L to R)Anil Dogra from Proform & Amit SambreBaron’s BDM (L to R) Dinesh Sati & Dinesh Sharma from Basix Home with Hidyat Khan-Baron’s BDM (L to R)Amit Sambre . Attended by prominent personalities like Leena Chitkara from Élan Design. Harmeet Singh & Devya Singh from Manjeet Bullar Design (L to R) Baron’s BDM-Amit. Dinesh Sati from Basix Home. 2012 attracting eminent industry professionals and designers from the capital. Moreover.WorldMags.net Barons Den Goes North! Barons Den. Harmeet Singh & Devya Singh from Manjeet Bullar Design. Anwerr Alii from New Age Concept Pvt Ltd. while general conversations on the evolution of design and materials were heard buzzing. The combination of a perfect ambience.Baron’s BDM WorldMags. “It was like creating a gentleman’s club for like-minded professionals to come under one roof and discuss the nuances of our industry and share their ideas and views on the happenings of the world of design. Garima & Vandana from R. Bindra from Reproductions along with Amit Sambre-Baron’s BDM & Ram Jamindar-Baron’s Regional Manager (L to R) Hidayat Khan-Baron’s BDM. and Anil Handa from Artisans. After five successful rounds in Mumbai. CMD of Baron Leather as a socializing platform for architects. Jasmeet Kaur Bindra & Mr.

The school building is spread over 10 oors with playground within its campus and a recreational garden adjoining the campus. SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < D EC EM BE R 201 2 108 WorldMags.net . Considering Mumbai city’s current high-rise culture. covered pathway leads to the main entrance of the school. An organic. has been designed considering all the factors that directly or indirectly have an impact on its users.WorldMags. which protects the interiors while diffusing sun rays. The façade of this international school in Mumbai is a ventilated ceramic louver system. the school has been designed as a vertical institute with every oor having an open-air classroom. The interiors have been designed to enhance the learning process. Mumbai.net Witty International School at Malad.

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It has 1. All these works have a common theme running through them.WorldMags.252 apartments and 18 duplex homes. thus making their works into timeless pieces. Special decks have been provided for each apartment. solar panels. The key feature of the residential building is free. which are spread over 56 oors. units for segregation of garbage. is created for an upcoming developer. every small detail adds up in a project and design cannot be left to chance. Mumbai. Large playground. This USP can be described as the exactness given to material language and nal t and nish. 110 WorldMags. It is apparent that. for the group. one of the most ambitious residential projects in Malad. Factors like porous pavements. stack effect for natural ventilation have also been incorporated in the design to make the building more sustainable.owing green walls running along the façade and all the apartments have access to these exclusive green walls.net . segmented water features. which is the stand-out feature of ZZA’s work. lawns and pathways are integrated in four podiums.net Transcon Living. rainwater harvesting.

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’ Lakshman explains.net . the architects nicknamed the project as ‘Bliss. The spacious residence spread over an area of 9. serene and calming. And this is exactly how the Jain’s home has turned out. we have designed spaces that are soothing. this is the picture-perfect view that greets one upon entering the Shahs’ bungalow in Pune. We visualized a home that offers comfort and re-energizes the owners. Accordingly.WorldMags.000 sq.net MINIMALISM Beautiful manicured gardens encircling an eye-catching edi ce and welltended lawns punctuated by courtyard. ft. “Bliss means spiritual joy or ultimate happiness. In the initial stage of conceptualizing. It speci ed a decor that had to be European-minimalistic and all white. is located at Queens Garden. The beautiful surroundings is a result of the ‘crystal clear’ brief given to partners and of .” MASTER OF SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < D EC EM BE R 201 2 114 WorldMags.

formal lounge. All family areas such as the living room. “The courtyard forms the very core of the home and can be called its soul. they have a diverse portfolio including residential. industrial. gym and library upstairs overlook the courtyard. The courtyard oods the interior spaces with natural light throughout the day. Shreekant Lele Architects is an architectural firm with over 30 years of experience.” Maintaining a minimal approach. the architects have refrained from adding super cial touches. With offices in Mumbai and Pune. the lush greenery seamlessly forms a part of the interior space. As the home is skirted by full-length glass windows. dining room. The living and dining areas open out into the courtyard while the bedrooms lead one to corridors that have a direct connect with the courtyard. Lending further insight into the design. educational and commercial projects. one notices intelligent designs such as the stark white walls contrasting with the warm slate stone used for cladding. Aloka adds.WorldMags. a water cascade and a white marble temple in the courtyard adds a peaceful ambiance to the space. The pergolas create interesting patterns in the home. corridors and pergolas that make for interesting transition spaces. The staircase winds its way up through the courtyard while the courtyard effectively brings in the outdoors within the four walls of the home. The manicured zen-like landscape. the architecture evolved from a basic plan where the living area is placed around a courtyard. lending a dramatic touch to the space. WorldMags.net Following the principles. Instead. The space is further interconnected with the courtyard.net 115 SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < DEC EM B ER 2 012 .

The multi-purpose display unit is a shoe storage cabinet on the entrance side and a book shelf in library on the rst oor. Apart from its effortless connectivity with the outdoor space. SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < 116 WorldMags. an admirable feature in living area is the display unit which spans two oors.net . The living room has no doors or boundaries. one side opens out to the front garden.net D EC EM BE R 201 2 In the double-height living area. and it ows freely into other areas of the home like the dining room.WorldMags. while the other end is connected to the courtyard.

“We have designed a white see-through screen with a contemporary leaf motif that is repeated in certain places in the home. forming a de ning element of the decor. the designer has opted for a U-shaped kitchen counter. This motif is hand-crafted out of mother-of-pearl on the entrance door as well.WorldMags. WorldMags. with clean straight lines and an elegant and modern look.” adds Lakshman.net The chandelier enhances the double-height of the space while seamless marble ooring accentuates the width.net 117 . Coming to the functional areas.

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The aesthetically designed bedrooms have a contemporary. The children’s bedroom is kept colourful with rounded edges for all the furniture.net There are two bedrooms on the ground level and four on the rst oor. On the ground oor. round niches in the wall treatment and hand-painted graphics on the walls. In the master bedroom on the rst oor. the headboard has been handcrafted to perfection with mother-of-pearl inlay work on the deep wood panel that lends charm to the space.WorldMags. WorldMags.net 119 . the parents’ bedroom. gold furnishing for the blinds and accent lighting. minimal and elegant decor but are personalized as per the user’s requirements. is personalized by using a leathernish gold textured panel for the headboard.

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The bathrooms have been designed keeping the owner’s comfort in mind with a walk-in wardrobe and a rich material palette. It also features stylish designer sliding doors for the wardrobes and abstract designs on the back-painted glass. The walk in wardrobes incorporates windows for natural light and ventilation while the one on the rst oor has a skylight. There are six bathrooms in all and the childrens’ bathroom has a red Bisazza tiles that creates a lively and vibrant feel. Located on the rst oor, the spa room is modern with a few rustic accents. Overall, this home is minimalistic in design wherein nothing is overdone. Yet, its bold accents and tasteful nishes command your attention.

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PLUSH AND PRACTICAL
The home you live in re ects your personality, according to architect and his interior designer wife . Guided by their design philosophy, of combining practicality and fussfree innovations, the architect couple has recently designed a residential apartment in Preet Vihar, New Delhi. Plush and swanky, are the apt words that describe Gurcharan Singh Raju’s home. Built on an area of 3,800 sq. ft., the contemporary structure has been infused with innovative, out-of-the-box designs. Harsharan says, “We created different themes on each oor, and they all have a different story to tell. Another important aspect we worked on is maximum utilization of space.”

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The home sees neat segregation of spaces, from spacious rooms and bathrooms to lounge areas, bar, spa, gym and a home theatre. As the family has a large social circle, the designer has created an entertainment hub in the basement of the home, which has a bar, dance oor and home theatre. What catches your attention in this area is pyramid-style mirrors used at the bar and diffused lighting arrangement produced by onyx marble on the ceiling. The lounge area exhibits warmth and comfort, with its white leather upholstery sofas complemented by bright red cushions. As the family also enjoys watching movies, the designer has also managed to add a home theatre with comfortable recliners. Moving on from basement to the ground oor, you would notice a marked change in the colour scheme wherein the space is dominated by gold jewel tone in combination with beige colour. The living room looks palatial, with lavish use of rich colours combined with gold that catches your eyes. The leather wall cladding behind the sofa is the highlight of the room; also the hand-crafted paisley work on the wall lends a unique character to the space. The living room looks marvellous with onyx bricks well-coordinated with glass ooring. “The leather cladding on the wall lends a sophisticated look to the room. The beige and gold sofa is in sync with the Italian shimmery fabric used for curtains which are studded with crystals,” says Harsharan.
Archi Hives is one of the leading architects, interior and landscape consultants. It is headed by architect and director Harsharan Singh. The nature of the projects varies from residential, housing societies to retail and commercial buildings.

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The master bedroom on the same oor also has leather cladding on the wall combined with onyx. it not only makes the room look spacious but also adds light to them.WorldMags. As we move on to the rst oor. “explains Harsharan. we nd that shades of purple dominate the daughter’s room. Pearl white statuario marble is used in all the rooms. which is brighter and more translucent than other variety of marbles. “We’ve used white statuario marble.net The ground oor has a spacious modular kitchen in white gloss and cappuccino colour scheme. 124 WorldMags. The hand-crafted mirror is used on the side tables which look like a piece of art. It makes your room appear more luminous and adds natural feel to them as well. The interesting leather cladding in different shades of mauve forms headboard for the bed.net .

There are prints of football. So we have opted for wooden panel as a divider which is also used to keep the television set and DVD player. The second oor takes an interesting twist with red colour scheme. WorldMags. The centre table done in mirror looks exquisite. It has the younger son’s room which is in all red and white. The lounge area has white sofa with mauve cushions adding colours to the room. The customized bed sheets were designed keeping in mind the little one’s love for sports.WorldMags.net The room is cleverly divided into lounge area and bedroom using the wooden panel.” shares Harsharan. “We wanted to smartly divide the room into lounge and bedroom without using a wall. hockey and bat to make the room look lively and chirpy.net 125 . Red curtains against the white marble looks striking and playful.

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There’s more to this oor.WorldMags. The bathroom spa has steam rooms. the velvet headboard and the work skirting mirror behind the bed are the highlights of this space. which belongs to the elder son is designed like a luxurious hotel. The bedroom has aqua theme.net 127 SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS The third oor. < DEC EM B ER 2 012 . with the bathroom having an in built spa along with spacious gym. There’s a spacious lounge area in white with a dash of yellow in the form of cushions.net WorldMags. jacuzzi bathtub and a gym.

in-house bar and dance oor contrasts well with the traditional work. 128 WorldMags. gym. and paisley designs and extensive use of mirror. The modern concept of spa.net A modern home with practical sensibilities is what de nes this space.WorldMags.net . Truly this home embodies richness of craftsmanship with the contemporary designs.

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Milind tells.” SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < D EC EM BE R 201 2 130 WorldMags. But for architect Milind Pai who specializes in high-end residential apartments. So. “Being a small B-class city. which has its own identity and ts into his lifestyle. this task comes naturally. we formulated a modern design. He has recently designed a bungalow in Mangalore for a successful garment businessman cum developer who wanted a modern state-of-the-art European Villa that would be a landmark structure.net MODERN MAGIC Giving concrete form to a client’s vision is not always so straightforward. a European-style villa would look out-of-place and also not suit his lifestyle. The architect conceptualized a modern building which would t into the topography of the region.WorldMags.net .

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On the ground level. anked by white back-painted glass. is a spiral staircase and the double-height lobby. Personal spaces like the master bedroom and the guest bedroom are also found on the same level. An angular wall in family room has been treated like a feature wall with wooden panelling that continues on the ceiling.net 133 SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < DEC EM B ER 2 012 . the spacious family room is kept simple yet elegant with subtle creative touches like a play of whites and veneers and glass used in combination with other materials. is the entrance foyer with the adjoining formal living zone. The living room is divided into two distinct areas: formal living adjoining the entrance lobby and the grand living in front of the entrance lobby. the interiors of the 4. On the same level are the dining.” explains Milind. kitchen and utility area. a TV unit placed against a textured wallpaper backdrop.425 sq. Further ahead. a different ooring material like wooden ooring is used to demarcate the area. On the upper level. children’s room and another guest room with open areas like terraces are on the upper level. This lends a modern touch to the overall decor. WorldMags.net The attractive steel and concrete façade of the building is truly hard to miss from a distance. The living room has black sofas that contrast well with white ooring. “Rather than using any partition to segregate the family area. whereas the family room with home-theater system. This is undertaken so that it doesn’t contrast with modernism of the structure. Additionally. pantry. ft home are restricted to four colours.WorldMags. Predominantly dominated by white. a sculptural stacked glass partition acts as a divider. The admirable double-height living space has a steel staircase with a glass railing with textured tiled surface for the backdrop. The simple yet modern design of the exterior subtly translates into the interiors spaces.

Another strong point is the uniform design across the exteriors and interiors of this bungalow. In the guest bedroom bright veneer/laminates have been used to add punch to the modern design language followed. An open pantry with a curved counter overlooks this space. SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < 134 WorldMags. Blue indirect lighting in combination with yellow lighting has been used for mood lighting. Overall. this space is interesting for its excellent use of space management that does not compromise on the interior’s aesthetics.net In the dining area. D EC EM BE R 201 2 The bedrooms have been designed on a contemporary line with warm colour tones and dark veneer.WorldMags.net . which speci cally are in line with the tapering wall of this area. which further transits into the kitchen. one notices that the table has tapering sides.

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The waiting lounges at the rst and second level use uidity in design. The curvaceous sofa is the perfect showstopper of this space while it has walls, clad in well-polished glossy veneer that adds new dimension to the space. One notices the white and cherry colour scheme in the diagnostic rooms with the frames depicting abstract graphic of the space function.

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The reception table at the main entrance lobby on the ground oor designed using Corian has a metallic nish front lit base. The rippled ceiling made in wood with duco nish partly extends downwards to the mirror-clad column creating an interesting three dimensional identity. The tag line ‘Heath + Care’ appears liberally throughout the interiors either on the reception tables on all the levels as well as white letters on a white background to give a more subtle effect.

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The doctor’s clinics are ergonomically designed with curved edges to create a stylish statement. Black leather chairs look sophisticated and the lively quotes on vinyl spruce up the space. These cabins have white blinds to maintain privacy from the outdoors. The white curtains, over-counter washbasins, white ooring and white Corian top as well make the space look pristine and clean.
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The Executive Health- lounge on second level has been designed to offer extremely personal and bespoke service, where a dedicated personal representative is assigned to guide you through each stage of the health check up. The dark parquet ooring forms base for the free owing Corian tables and the stylist black chairs with accents of red chairs create a chic feel. The doctor’s lounge is dedicated for meetings and discussions of all professional. The inspirational quote on the wall sets the mood for some expert opinions & debates. The basement houses the CT Scan set-up and the waiting areas for the same which continue to obey the theme, with well-designed spaces for radiologists, managerial and administrative staff and a comfortable pantry with changing rooms. In totality the design of the center is simple and functional. The design for the center has emerged from a methodological effort to collaborate the dichotomy of aesthetics and functionality to provide an innovative & ef cient space for healthcare. So whether you come in for consultation, tests or examination be assured that this road to good health is truly spectacular.

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of ballroom space. In addition. The grand reception area has funky furniture and huge portraits of Sheikhs that makes the space an interesting combination of new and old. For example. with large rooms and bathrooms. For most Indians.WorldMags. Chameleon’s interiors are bright bringing a futuristic vibe to the hotel. many of the rooms offer views of Abu Dhabi Creek and the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. with every restaurant imbibing its own characteristic style through the cuisine and the decor. the rooms and suites use a range of rich textures. It is a unique blend of contemporary design and urban chic. walnut wood panelling and bamboo ower into the decor. Marco Pierre White Steakhouse & Grill and CuiScene. Modeled after barajeel (Arabic wind tower).an exclusive ‘hotel within a hotel’ product. a black marble bar and sofas studded with rhinestones. All accommodations are beautifully designed in a modern style. Dubai might be a shopping haven but Fairmont Dubai is designed with business clientele in mind. Another Fairmont venture in the Middle East offering a similar level of comfort and luxury but a totally different style is the Fairmont Dubai. exquisite displays of crystalware and a gorgeous centerpiece – the backlit ame wall—provides sizzling warmth throughout the space.070 sq. Fairmont Bab Al Bahr is home to delicious and awardwinning restaurants such as Frankie’s Italian Restaurant & Bar.net It also showcases unrivalled views of the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and provides easy access to the city centre and main exhibitions facilities.net . Here. we were with gold pendant lighting. my senses were overpowered by a pleasant fragrance. SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < D EC EM BE R 201 2 148 WorldMags. as well as Fairmont Gold . The hotel’s state-of-the-art conference facilities include versatile meeting rooms and a 1. this 34-storey luxury hotel features 394 guestrooms (including 128 suites and penthouses). the decor of Steakhouse & Grill comprises wooden panels. residential apartments and of ces. and employ marble. It is in close proximity to Abu Dhabi International Airport and numerous golf courses. Embracing an organic theme. Upon entering the lobby. m.

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An admirable feature is the sloping roof with wood rafters that forms a perfect backdrop for the chandelier. The dining area is majestic in its setting with carved chairs and a round edged glass-topped table. Just adjacent to the living area is the dining area.net D EC EM BE R 201 2 The living room has an ensemble of individual seating arrangements. The walls also display an assortment of artistic and decorative elements and several paintings with diverse subjects.net . with plenty of circulation area in between. A pure wood console makes space to keep all the essentials for the dining area. A glass-topped centre table. A beautiful pendant clock adorns one of the walls. table lamps accentuates the decor.WorldMags. SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < 152 WorldMags. various glass vases.

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Punjabi-style. an alumnus of LS Raheja School of Architecture started Signa Design in 2007. the interiors will further delight you. kitsch art.net . has a painted image of a supine traveller on the roof.Everywhere you turn.WorldMags. with people peering through windows and hanging out of the rear door. emphatic cultural emblems of Punjab. So far Oye Amritsar has recreated the experience for city dwellers. while the bus body is personalized with motifs of owers. alongside stacked suitcases. Conceptualized by . painted signboards and typical rural motifs. SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < D EC EM BE R 201 2 156 WorldMags. This includes bright colours. but the new restaurant at the Royal Meenakshi Mall may just become the style template for other Oye Amritsars to follow. the restaurant that serves Punjabi culinary staples. religious symbols and pithy quotes. this restaurant is a nod to the virbrant. an extreme fondness for Bollywood that it permeates all aspects on Punjabi life. street art. including but not limited to decor. Darshana has referenced the small details of Punjab’s popular culture while crafting a design vocabulary for this 122 cover restaurant. complete with chairs. The waiting area of the restaurant is made to look like a village barber shop. it’s a celebration of colour and deliberate visual chaos with Bollywood posters painted on the walls. mirrors and vibrantly painted glass. a sort of bumper-sticker wisdom. If the façade tickled your fancy. Darshana Patel.net angaloreans are no strangers to . and a certain unapologetic brashness in style sensibility that is so Punjabi. ostensibly made to look like it’s coming from Amritsar. The façade is painted to look like an overcrowded bus. The bus. She works on the premise of simplicity and purity of form of minimalism and has developed her own interpretation of bringing ancient Indian art forms into modern contemporary design.

green and red. acts as a separator between the restaurant and the waiting area. with painted tyres stacked up vertically. blue. have rope lighting inside them. The restaurant also gave a platform to the dying art of movie poster painters who were brought in from Mumbai to work on this project.net A scooter tyre wall. Explaining the design concept Darshana Patel adds “We suggested the idea of using the theme of street art coupled with humour and Bollywood into one unbeatable combination and the end result is a fun space that can bring a smile to your face.net 157 .WorldMags.’’ WorldMags. These tyres painted in bright hues of yellow. We wanted this to be the blue print of all future ‘Oyes’.

Using painted images from two popular Bollywood movies— and . Darshana has used locally available material to craft design elements in the restaurant.net .WorldMags. The modular ‘Truck Light’ used on the ceiling was crafted using 4 inch sanitary pipes in different coloured lacquer with LED truck lights tted inside. Explains Umesh Malhotra.’’ says Darshana. The blue and green bottles hang from the ceiling.” This restaurant is a riot of colour excepting glass wall which acts as a relief and provides views of the city. All the walls have been hand-painted by artists who have been doing this as a family business for nearly 50 years. separate nooks have been created just by using wall art. “We have tried to showcase India—the colour. unpretentious and casual. Blinking LED lights. which is a dying art. The ooring is laid out with cuddapah stone tiles. She has also cut-out beer bottle bases. Every table top has a different graphic of a matchbox covers and movie poster art from a bygone era. brightness and boldness of India. Founder Partner of Oye Amritsar. and are a good example of upcycling of beer bottles. with a total of 28 metres of piping used for the lights. The entire theme is over-the-top but maintains its sophistication without being garish. Here we celebrate the unique art of painted billboards.net Completed in a record time of 80 days. disco ball lights in the ceiling and an LED glowing belt clip on a dancer are all part of the wall art in line with the theme of these movies. SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < D EC EM BE R 201 2 158 WorldMags. tted them with LED lights and used them as hanging light xtures. which have been randomly cut to mimic the oor in a village. this restaurant is designed to be informal. “Being a modular design. each module is one metre in length.

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” Stating that the USPs of the building includes “the rich ow of materials. like a bursting plumage. Bijoy explains. the architect for Like That Only drew inspiration from Italian architect Carlo Scarpa on a visit to Venice. junctions and enclosures. There he saw the enchanting garden of the Querini Stampalia Foundation. p WorldMags. And one is right in setting expectations high. An interesting installation that is a precursor to what lies inside. landscape. amed granite and exterior grade Terrazzo. At the entrance of the restaurant is a bright red Vespa.” A graduate of NIFT Delhi. of Hundredhands. smooth materials like Jaisalmer and honed Sandstone are juxtaposed with rough ones like exposed concrete. The joints are articulated using grooves. The simple white and exposed concrete building sits on this rich surface gently. Anshu also co-designs a sub-label called small story at Good Earth. She works with NGOs like the Kishkinda Trust in Hampi and Sasha in Calcutta.net ith a name such as one does not expect conventional decor.net 161 SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < DEC EM B ER 2 012 . in tandem with Jason Cheriyan. “I returned from Venice and imagined Like That Only as a variegated plinth with a panoply of local materials and subtle level changes all articulated in the Scarpa tradition. An open Chinese hand fan is attached to the bottle opener. sheltered spaces to semi-open verandahs to sun-lit patios. Just like in the Venetian garden. separated by water channels and light. Bijoy adds. “The articulation of the plinth stands out because it is continuous. troughs and glass sit astride dull ones like cement oors. Recently she designed a series of lights as part of the Bangalore Recycling Habba. the rear half of which is a bottle opener. water and lighting. Kota stone and timber. which is small yet lled with careful detailing. Anshu Arora designs for the fashion label ‘small shop’. One could potentially encounter this plinth seamlessly from enclosed. with an attached bottle cap that makes for the wheel.WorldMags. Shiny elements such as copper water spouts. This sequence in plan is the generator of everything and dictates the quality of one’s experience throughout the building. given the early idea of sheltered verandahs around gardens.

urban space. It even has a garden shower mounted over it and the sound of gurgling water ensures you do not miss it as your eyes are drawn to the multiple unconventional decor accessories and the splashes of colours indoors.ft. while a rustic bathtub nds a place in the foyer.’’ she says. concrete. Yet. lm etc. your eyes catch the installation of hanging kettles that double up as lamps. Anshu has sourced the most remarkable of accessories.net The restaurant stands out for its interiors as much as for its architectural detailing. with a service area of 5.net .000 sq. with a single frangipani tree in the centre. D EC EM BE R 201 2 SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < 162 WorldMags. Just when you think there can be nothing prettier. “When I was invited to dress a large restaurant. here was this large indooroutdoor. Like that Only was her rst foray into space design and she’s left no stone unturned with her whimsical brilliance. Trepidation. Spread across a sprawling 7. largely because despite having explored the use of design in non-fashion formats like theatre. The interiors are unusual and delightfully quirky. Lighting up the entrance are old brass turtle graters which cleverly work as footlight shades. Whether it’s the furniture or the lights. dressing curvy bodies is really what I do.WorldMags. straight line. crafted as they are by fashion designer Anshu Arora.500 sq. A wooden parrot makes for a door handle. this 100-seater bar cum restaurant offers the eclectic diner an interesting culinary offering inspired by Asian avours.. ft. I was faced with both enthusiasm and trepidation.. It had me smitten and got me already cracking on a host of quirky ideas.

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net About how the entire process of space dressing took place.’’ says Anshu. again highlighting the tropical garden setting. The Frangipani print has been brought into the cushions in one seating area. The Mexican-style seating area has large chairs and equally large leaf-shaped green cushions that you can sink into. A tall ornate pink bird cage has been used to hold bottles of alcohol. curly juncus grass. WorldMags.net 165 SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < DEC EM B ER 2 012 .” Murali’s paintings of Kerala married perfectly with landscape artist Rashmi Attavar’s plans for the garden. we knew we wanted to grow this space into a tropical garden of sorts and everything happened organically. ``Rashmi provided the perfect shade of green plants to compliment the mint green walls and invited real butter ies into the space which inspired me to make twirled bar lights that look like crazy. “With the plants that were already there and with the architect’s idea manifested in the architecture. while giant strainers are doubled up to gently illuminate the metal dragon ies and praying mantis that hover over them.WorldMags. Upturned funnels form the base for a series of suspended foliage lights. Anshu says. Anshu’s approach to dressing the space is unconventional to say the least.

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under bits of open sky.net 167 .WorldMags. The Borosil round bottom asks work as lamps that have been hidden in potted plants. that is create “an experience amidst lots of living green. Anshu Arora has achieved what she strived to do. The designer was inspired by German photographer Karl Blossfeldt who is best known for his close-up photographs of plants that look very sculptural and have been integrated into the décor here. the trendy garden kettles used to serve water. The bougainvillea that lights up with an amber glow and the bright pink branch installation in the formal dining area is another offbeat idea incorporated into the decor. yet nothing is overpowering. the list goes on. the upstairs feature a lot of greenery. The walls are painted in different hues of bright shades. the birdbath in the restroom upstairs adds that garden feel to it. It’s the little details in decor that will engage you. At Like That Only.net All the lights at Like That Only have been made from scratch by Anshu. some colour to uplift the soul. surrounded by things of beauty both old and new. While the restaurant makes its statement rather profoundly on the ground oor. Pictures taken by Anshu on her many travels adorn the wall near the restroom. This place is memorable for its interiors as much as for its food – vibrant butter y-shaped chopstick holders.” Like That Only is located at #14/31A Hagadur Road (Behind Forum Value Mall) Whitefield WorldMags. There’s also a sleek wooden bookcase nearby. and a little something to amuse the mind. The Sushi bar is designed as a black box while one side of the sushi bar has a Japanese doll installation. the oral prints along the bar lounge. utilizing unconventional lighting to highlight landscape. Like That Only employs Nature as a focal point of design. While the helmet lamp grabs eyeballs on the ground oor.

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while the open head directs light to the roof. This tray can be used for storing items or displaying showpieces. The shade covers the entire lamp and usually is covered with a painting of natural scenic beauty. A different type of the club lamp has adjustable height with a glass tray inserted at table height level. All the bulbs might not operate simultaneously. Tower lamps are usually single-piece lamps that contain multiple lights tted across the body. a six way lamp emits light in six different directions. This is because the light sources that is pointed in six different directions around the body of the lamp.net 179 . These interesting oor lamp styles and many others such as arc lamps and down bridge lamps can highlight unusual spaces and improve the look of your home. Due to their design. Check out these options from q q q H q H q H H q q q H q q q and sparkle to your home. some oor lamps have the option to power up alternate bulbs when less light is required.net This is a popular model as they offer ample light owing to their form. As implied in the name. thus the lamp has a decorative purpose too. dispersion from sides and bottom areas make them t for everyday use. The most popular type of tower oor lamp is the Asian-style lanterns that can work as the focal point in any home decor. to add q H WorldMags. Another popular variety in oor lamps is the club lamp that consists of a stick or pole and a shade. The head of a six way oor lamp is extra large and is generally placed at a height in order to facilitate illumination of large rooms.WorldMags. these lamps are visually striking especially when they are lit up as they resemble a sculpture diffusing light through its translucent body.

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top-class designers and celebrities.WorldMags. There are few things one must keep in mind while setting up a bathroom. Good lighting and good ventilation makes a huge difference to small spaces and are very important. wall covering and accessories we take care of everything. Our products are appreciated by a broad range of clients. Ideally our target consumer falls within the mid-segment to highend category with a disposable income having a strong socio-cultural background and solid nancial means. Also. from bathtubs to mirrors. WorldMags. Teresa Tanini-Head Marketing & Communications What’s important in India is not just the rising income levels but a shift in attitude of Indian consumers who are optimistic and self-con dent. we believe in providing complete bathroom solution.net 185 SO C IE TY IN TERIO RS < DE CE MB ER 2 01 2 . The current mood is for softer and more `human’ design.net Bathrooms trends are moving away from simplistic designs with a minimalistic look and feel to neo-Victorian ambience. ttings. who are illustrious personas belonging to the international political scene. We are hopeful that we would be able to ful ll all their expectations with our world-class products and quality. ooring.

the focus is to bring innovations via value added products for health. Co. We are a very strong brand with 130 years experience. perma-white nish.net COLLECTIONS Debashis Poddar CEO. This year. Say good bye to mosquito bites with the Bombay Dyeing Citronella range of bed sheets. innovative At Bombay Dyeing. and this year. Ltd. vitamin ACE infused bed sheets and an organic bed linen collection. We have two or three advantages.net . we have bed sheets with mosquito repellant nish. Bombay Dyeing Bombay Dyeing Mfg. 186 WorldMags. but the customer has to decide what to buy and at what price. These 100 per cent cotton bed sheets ensure that you and your family can enjoy a safe sleep. Glow in the dark bed sheets and the Around The World Bed and Zodiac Towel collections. happiness and comfort to the consumer. We have special ranges for the younger consumers like the OO La La.WorldMags. We have the largest reach in terms of range of designs since come out with 2000+ designs every year. These products will be available at all Bombay Dyeing stores and select home furnishing stores across the country. The mosquito repellant bed sheets have been branded as ‘Citronella’. SO CIETY INTERIO RS < D EC EMB ER 2 0 12 Competition is always welcome. It is a common misconception that Bombay Dyeing is for the older consumers. it is our constant endeavour to offer the best designs and quality in our products.

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As you are taken to your treatment room. WorldMags. a sign of luxury right from the start. The seating area where the clients can wait is oval in shape. to the colours.” shares Isabelle.000 sq. subdued atmosphere of calm luxury. The So Spa experience begins the moment you step out of the elevator and are greeted by a crystal chandelier. The carpeted ooring in saffron sari tone has the subtle recall of Indian design patterns. the message is clear. which is sophisticated with its own dreamy atmosphere spread across a sprawling 6. and the memory of a good personal and enjoyable moment. Created in gold with mosaics.net 199 SO CIET Y IN TERIO RS < DEC EM B ER 2 012 .net he secret to all spas is the experience one brings back. “Each material was carefully chosen to recall the ancient European thermal experiences. At the entrance you will nd a glass display. However. the candles further accentuate the design. you are greeted by a patio with a waterbody. The spa is characterized by modern forms and wooden sculptures. . which creates a sense of well-being. The same design is replicated again in the treatment rooms to create a continuity in the natural approach to design. The stylized tree of life is warm and inviting. The relaxing room has a green-house feel with the bamboos taking over the space. this is your path to indulgence and relaxation. The mirrors on the other side create re ections and a sense of larger space. through the ambience it exudes. from the stones. ft. which in turn stimulates your senses. It is located within the plush environs of the and is designed by renowned French designer.WorldMags. to the textures – as smooth. its most important secret is the “feel good” experience. showcasing beautiful quaint bottles of perfumes found in antique stores around Mumbai. Catering to all these needs is in Mumbai.

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So Exhilarating massage and Le Diamantaire Facial by Gemology. European approach in the design. Isabelle says that this is her personal favorite part of the spa and describes it as the “Golden drops of luxury. it has six treatment rooms.net 201 . two globally established French brands that are entering the Indian market for the rst time. The So SPA treatments draw inspiration from a French gourmet restaurant menu. So SPA at So tel Mumbai BKC pertains to no country. one is an exclusive couple’s spa area with a private Jacuzzi and other amenities. another area of So tel’s sphere of excellence.” In contrast to the rest of the hotel which has a rich colours and textures.net Here. the interiors of the bright and pleasant spa are enhanced with controlled lighting that highlights gold colour found through the spa. So SPA was kept clean. almost monastic. As far as the treatments available at So Spa.” She explains. “The inspiration behind this element was the depiction of an exotic golden rainfall. Exclusive signature treatments include the So Rejuvenating Facial. to infuse the space with a relaxing ambience. soothing the senses while relaxing the mind and body. Additionally. Water features and landscaping elements are installed to create a harmonious feel with natural elements.WorldMags. of which. the sculpture of glass bubbles dancing over the water creates a feel of surreal elegance. It also offer products from Gemology and Cinq Mondes. inspired by the Givenchy ambience. WorldMags. but answers the need of the tired guest and the clientele in need of pampering.

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The functional areas are tted with luxurious kitchen and state-of-the. Adding more insight into the design. Philippe says.” The designer has created perfect place to not only work. more vision.net The interiors have been designed to create unique living spaces that are designed by iconic designer Philippe Starck. Incorporating the best of traditional Indian architecture and the latest advances in modern technology. but to relax and be happy. Lodha Evoq sets the benchmark for future developments in our country. Speaking at the launch of Lodha Evoq at New Cuffe Parade Starck says. “The apartments are designed to be a perfect space not only to work. The space has poetry. The apartment also juxtaposes colours.WorldMags. puja. The sample apartment boast of exclusive designer homes with private pools and gardens and select penthouses featuring personal elevators and private pools.net . but to relax and be happy. It is a blend of the most re ned residencies. passage and the master bedrooms are layed with designer Italian marbles. “Mumbai is the centre of style. 208 WorldMags. The living rooms. workplaces. family and friends.art bathrooms. The interactive spaces will help you connect with your neighbours. luxury retail and leisure facilities with over 15 acres of open spaces and recreational facilities. textures and patterns inspired by Mumbai’s long tradition and textiles. It is something special”. more humour—something that will transform your life.

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the real estate development arm of the Godrej Group has launched the third tower in its premium residential project. The third tower of Godrej Platinum has 28 habitable oors. Vikhroli a unique residential destination for those seeking a quality lifestyle and captivating views. ft. The mangroves also act as a strong natural barrier in extreme conditions like oods. This makes Pirojshanagar. SO C IETY IN TERIO RS < D EC EM B ER 20 12 212 WorldMags.net partnership with NATURE Ajay Pawar General Manager (Corporate Communications) . ft.750 acres and preserved by the Soonabai Godrej Marine Ecology Centre. Mumbai.net . Godrej Platinum is well-connected and yet shielded from the hustle and bustle of the city. of carpet area.WorldMags. this unique mangrove eco-system supports a variety of plants and birds.762 sq. including the famous migratory amingoes. storms and tsunamis. Godrej Platinum. in Vikhroli. Located adjacent to the largest mangrove belt in Mumbai. offering you a rare opportunity to be surrounded by lush greenery and fresh air in the heart of Mumbai. and will offer 2/3/and 4 BHK apartments that range in size from 843 sq. Spread over 1. of carpet area to 1.

Godrej Platinum is built to the best speci cations and is pre-certi ed with a Platinum rating under the IGBC Green Homes rating system. the usage of low Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) paints. and a sewage treatment plant. thereby offering economic bene ts to users apart from a comfortable living. WorldMags. double glazed windows for thermal and sound insulation. an aerobics studio. This will be a stateof-the-art project designed to the highest standards of quality and sustainability.” Due to the green features of Godrej Platinum.WorldMags. Godrej Platinum is as much about sustainable and healthy living as it is about comfort and convenience. electric charging points for 10 per cent of parking spaces. Aptly named. solar water heating system. an indoor games area. Pirojsha Godrej. Some of the sustainability features include well-planned building orientation to reduce heat gain effect. water-ef cient xtures and landscaping with facilities for rainwater harvesting. Godrej Platinum will offer its residents a contemporary lifestyle. the energy demand of this residential building will reduce. “Following the outstanding response to the rst two phases at Godrej Platinum. and the rare opportunity of being surrounded by the lush greenery of the Vikhroli mangroves. we are happy to launch the third phase. and a kid’s play area. Other facilities include a tennis court. an outstanding location. The project offers a fully equipped state-of-the-art club house which includes a swimming pool. Managing Director & CEO.net Surrounded by Vikhroli’s greenery. a gymnasium and a library.net 213 S OC IETY IN TERIO RS < D EC EMB ER 2 01 2 . Godrej Properties said.

fennel and more herbs tumble down from a row of bamboo baskets. brinjal. parsley. she provides an insightful step-by-step guide for growing one’s own herb garden at home. onion. Thyme.net . Colourful butter ies y around making this a picture that is perfect in more ways than one. coriander. open pollinated seeds and also rears butter ies. She also saves organic. using her storing expertise.net HERB HEAVEN terrace garden is a sight to behold. SOC IETY IN TERIO RS < D EC EM BE R 20 12 214 WorldMags. This organic vegetable and herb garden is source of fresh food for the Dhody family. mint. ginger. all herbs are grown in bamboo baskets instead of plastic pots. And there’s more—garlic. Here. oregano. In her garden. tomatoes.WorldMags. Anupreet has specialized in permaculture and incorporates her learnings while tending to her terrace garden. beans all add to the beautiful brilliant colours of this garden. lavender.

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onion. It is recommended to start with easy ones like coriander. take care that you water it well everyday and ensure it has enough shade and sunlight. Find a spot with some shade and some sun. For garlic.net TIPS FOR DO-IT-YOURSELF HERB GARDEN Begin by making a list of herbs that you want to grow. do not mix root herbs with other herbs. Since herbs do not like a lot of sun. You could ask your gardener to get it for you or you could pick up some from a nursery. For chillis you must use one seed in small containers lled with cocopeat and then move it to a larger pot. For ginger. Decide on the container you want. an easy way to get the shoot is to keep a pod in the fridge. garlic and ginger as you don’t need to buy seeds. Once the plant starts to sprout. 216 WorldMags. Ensure you to use a good mix of vermi-compost and soil with the right balance of clay and soil as roots will hold better if the soil is not loose.WorldMags. For the western herbs you need to buy the plants or source seeds. you may need to use a cloth to provide shade. You are advised to use good quality soil. ajwain. Take a wider container that will last you 6 months to a year. select those with buds and plant the whole piece under the soil. chilly. make sure that the shoot is outside the soil when you plant it.net . If you are not sure when to harvest.

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