Diwali is almost here and people have been preparing for this for over a month now. Cleaning, painting, and home make-overs, Diwali is all about decorating your house in the best way possible.
Here is a list of some easy to implement ideas to decorate your home or office with lots of lights, this Diwali. Do feel free to add on to the list- we could always work with more ideas!
1. Diwali Diya Platter
Decorate a wooden board with ribbons, lace, mirrors, pearls etc. to create a gorgeous diya platter. Bling creates a nice effect too
Light up your homes with candles this Diwali. They are a modern twist to the decoration theme. Lighten up the stairway with glass candle holders, or brighten up a table or mantelpiece with some gorgeous (scented) candles.
3. Diwali fairy lights
While the market is flooded with Diwali lights of all colors and sizes, fairy lights lend a very delicate, elegant touch to the décor. Fairy lights have in fact been trending in home decor this festive season. The best part is that these lights can be used to decorate your homes at any time of the year.
4. Diwali Lanterns
Lanterns add a traditional touch to the festival of lights. There is a large variety available in the markets, and you can also make your own lanterns! Bottles, paper bags, cardboard…why not make your own DIY lantern this Diwali?
5. Traditional Upholstery
This festive season go traditional with some Indian prints and motifs. These vibrantly colored fabrics transform the entire décor and give it a very elegant and sophisticated feel.
Looking for more Diwali inspiration? Why don’t you drop by at our store in Pune and have a look at the options we have available?
We at Sanskriti Lifestyle, Pune, want you to have a great shopping experience, and make an extra effort to have the most beautiful gardens.
When we decided to create Sanskriti Lifestyle, we took steps that would ensure a delightful shopping experience for our customers. Avid gardeners for life, we invested time and effort in the landscaping of these gardens. We planted close to 200 trees, including Frangipanis, Laburnums, Kaanchan, Gulmohar and Coconuts. We scoured nurseries in and around Pune for unusual varieties of these trees. Did you know we have 10 varieties of Frangipani alone?
Our customers have repeatedly told us how much they love visiting us. Thank you for appreciating our beautiful, quality wooden furniture and our colorful gardens.
Stylish home décor may not necessarily be expensive! Drawing inspiration from nature is a sure shot way of brightening up the mood of a room in an instant. Check out our home décor, both contemporary and traditional. Enjoy the lovely ambiance while you're at it!
Add personality to your homes with some playful, bold décor. Here are 5 ways you can use add some zing to your interiors-
Punch it up with some prints! There is no way anyone can miss out on your printed upholstery. Keep the surroundings minimal, as simple as you like. If you love colors- vibrant rugs and bed-sheets etc create a cheery vibe.
Shelf sized sculptures work well with classic as well as modern interiors. They give a sense of history and a touch of elegance to your interiors. Along with this, they also bring about a sense of quirkiness of different cultures.
Unique Home Decor Accents
These are a great way to integrate culture and art into your décor. You come across interesting furniture styles, vibrant patterns, colorful palettes and curious art works all over the world. These make for some great accessories that are bound to stand out. Bottles used as lamps, dreamcatchers, etc are some examples of unique home decor accents.
Unusual Lamp and Table Bases
Table bases come in all sizes, shapes, materials and colors. Table and lamp bases can be interesting pieces of art, and can add an interesting edge to your interiors. There’s no reason to keep them hidden anymore!
Vibrant Doors and Walls
Spruce up the entrance to a room by painting your front door a vibrant color, something which is very different from the color shade of your interiors. Pair it with interesting lighting, maybe add in an interesting name-plate, and see the transformation. Similarly with walls, paint one wall of the room in a vibrant, eye-catching color. Preferably in contrast with the theme of the room. If a high-budget revamp isn’t on the cards, a quick splash of wall paper can do the trick.
Looking for lighting fixtures for your homes? Require something to brighten up your work station? Or simply looking at lamps as decorative elements? Remember, lighting can change the entire look and feel of a room. We at Sanskriti Lifestyle can assist you with off-beat stick lamps, wooden desk lamps, pendant lamps and much more!
For a formal set-up, you could choose a wooden desk lamps. You could opt for lamps with a metallic finish if you want to decorate an office space. A lamp with a quirky shade and unusual base (books, saucers, vases, the works!) can immediately spruce up a children's room. Pendant lamps can be used in the kitchen for a dramatic setting. Chandeliers used in the dining room create a sense of royal grandeur. Brightly colored Moroccan lamps in the patio create an exotic and ethnic setting.
If you are unsure of what lamp to get, or already have an idea in mind, you can always mix and match bases and shades! With different texture, prints and materials available, the possibilities are endless!
The right lamp can not only help you decorate the house, but also set the right mood in each room. Browse through our huge assortment of lamps that will elegantly blend in with your furniture.
It's hard not to be enchanted by the myriad Indian festivals, each more fascinating than the previous, each with a distinct story from rich mythology and with a distinct message from deep scriptures.
As India modernizes, let's keep these traditions alive for our children. Many of these festivities were the basis for thousands of rich forms of artistry in every medium conceivable- wood, metals, terracotta and textiles. Culture is ever-changing, always adapting. It's up to us what we choose to nurture.
With the festive season upon us, it’s time to revamp our décor. Sanskriti Lifestyle has added fresh stock of furniture and home décor items but resonate with the well travelled Indian, aware of global sensibilities, but in touch with their culture. Be it antique furniture with colonial lines or sleek designs with a modern touch, traditional motifs or quirky prints, we have a whole new range of options available for you this season. Come on over and take a look.
Looking at ways to expand your home without reconstruction? Clear away the clutter with boxes and trunks! These storage options not only help you maixmize the amount of usable space in your homes, but also make your interiors look elegant and attractive.
Custom- made cupboards, chests, boxes and trunks help add in additional spaces to your rooms. Wardrobes look great in the master bedroom, whereas a bookshelf gives a neat and sleek edge to your study rooms. Trunks make great side-tables in your guest rooms and wooden chests can give your living rooms an elegant and vintage touch. Don't forget the additional storage space in lofts and under your beds- they help in keeping the clutter to a minimum too!
Most people feel that trunks and chests are meant for storage purposes only. But there is no rule that restricts you from using these storage options for the rest of your home. Beautiful carved wooden chests, custom-made cupboards, vintage trunks etc are great storage options that can be used to give each room a different theme.
At Sanskriti Lifestyle, we can assist you with a wide range of cupboards, boxes and chests that will give your interiors a sophisticated, elegant and contemporary look.
Marble is a timeless material that's been around for centuries. It's been around in home-decor since time immemorial. Used in flooring, walls, table tops or even accessories, this stone has always given the interiors an uber chic appeal.
A marble counter-top in a kitchen immediately increases the sophistication of a simple kitchen place. If you like a relaxed and sophisticated environment, using marble matte tiles would make you feel at home. A marble-topped coffee table makes a simple yet elegant statement in any household.Using this stone in tiles over your head-board could make for a gorgeous showstopper in your bedroom. If you're feeling a little adventurous, you could also use it on your walls. Marble in bathrooms make them the perfect relaxation venues.
Add in some wooden furniture to strike a balance between sophisticated and earthy interiors. Leather works well with marble if you're looking for something modern and sleek.
For a budget option, consider adding small quantities of marble in your decor- how about a cutting board for the kitchen? Or soap dispensers in the bathroom? Or how about a marble tray? Keep them in places easily visible and accessible for better effect.
Marble is known for lending its beautiful sparkle to whatever object it’s incorporated into. This festive season give your homes a makeover with this elegant stone.
Featured- Marble Table Top available at our store Sanskriti Lifestyle in Pune.
Sanskriti Lifestyle is one of the most trusted destinations for furniture in Pune. At Sanskriti Lifestyle, you can get unique, hand-crafted, elegant and sophisticated designs made from the finest quality of wood.
We have a wide range of sofas, benches, chests, trunks, boxes, cupboards, and a lot more for you to choose from. If you have a particular design in mind, we also custom make it for you. Whatever your design sensibilities, we've got furniture that you would love to own.
Each of our pieces is unique and hard to replicate. We want to give you a sense of our elegant designs and exceptional focus on quality through our products.
Lifestyles have evolved over the years, and so has the concept of home decor. At Sanskriti Lifestyle you will find designs that are both traditional and modern, comfortable and elegant.
We've created a special furniture line with Pune's apartments in mind, and we also custom-build furniture. So you can finally have that unique cabinet or bed you've always wanted.
If you like thinking creatively and out of the box, decorating with colorful accents is something that will definitely excite you. A few pops of color can make the room visually appealing in an instant. Accents serve as great finishing touches to your rooms. Find colors that inspire you, and give your homes a personality.
Love boho prints and vintage designs? Then Boho Chic is your style! Mixing intense colors and prints, cushions, upholsteries, etc. create a Moroccan theme. If you don’t know where to start from, add in a simple cushion or an accent rug. Use subtle colors in spaces that you want to make seem smaller and stronger colors to give certain spaces a definition. Bright colors bring in a soft touch to the interiors whereas dark colors give a traditional appeal.
Bringing in accent colors can define your mood. If you still can’t decide what colors to go ahead with, start off with neutral walls and add in vibrantly colored furniture. You could also use traditional wooden furniture and add vibrant upholstery and throw in a brightly colored cushion for an added effect!
This style of designing does not force you to stick to any rules. You can choose accents depending on tastes, and create an interior living space that is as unique as you. There are no limits to the colors, fabrics, prints, materials or accessories.
At Sanskriti Lifestyle, we can help you out with a variety of vibrant upholstery, lamps, furniture, and a lot more. Also, don’t forget to tell us your favorite accent colors and what you pair them with in your home.
From ancient history to the modern times, pearls have always been a symbol of power and wealth, not to forget sophistication. The beauty of pearls has captivated the society since time immemorial. We at Sanskriti Lifestyle will assist you with a few ways to wear these enchanting jewels this season-
1. The Little Black Dress- Pearls with a classic LBD can never go out of style. It creates an image of sophistication. Mix long strands of pearls with gold or silver chains or choose a large-size pearl necklace to wear with your LBD.
2. Clutch- Pearl embellished clutches are catching up in the Indian market. Pearl studded clutches not only make this gem look fascinating, but also add the required zing to any outfit.
3. Jewelry- Pearl earrings and necklaces can never go wrong if worn carefully. No need to match all your sets- add a modern twist by mixing and matching your pearl jewelry with gold, silver or even colored stones.
4. Formals- Add a touch of glamour and sophistication to your formal wear with pearls. Do not opt for big sizes since you do not want too much attention on your jewelry in office.
5. Accessories- sun glass straps, hair pins and hair clips, shoes, headbands…the list is endless. Pearls are no longer seen as the traditional jewelry item that are only worn as necklaces and earrings. Designers have show cased a fresh take on this ancient gem, and have revived the trend in the industry.
Pearls create an image of elegance and beauty, and one can never go wrong with these versatile gems. This season, let's accessorize with pearls.
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