The making of a home out west – My first full scale outstation project!

Created by Vinithra Amarnathan on October 25, 2018

We started somewhere in April with a very aggressive move in date of May 27th! I shuddered, then took a leap of faith….and jumped right in! Did we make it on May 27th? No. Of course not! Did we build a beautiful home? Yes, of course ☺ I wondered if I should take the usual route of blogging in detail about my projects like I have in the past or take a simpler crisper route of sharing new pictures to the portfolio! But hell…what about the stories! And the details and the people and the fun of the process! So... Read more

WeeArt Wednesday Pick – Summer in double exposures by Tanushree Singh

Created by Vinithra Amarnathan on October 5, 2018

Florals combined with the colors of fall makes this one of my favorite art picks right now! I love nature, botanicals and graphic patterns.....and these double exposure photo prints by Tanushree Singh from Art & Found combine them all so beautifully! The double exposure gives them the crisp white background and the florals and botanicals stand out beautifully! Soft yet sharp, these photo prints make for some great art! I want to find a bare wall...now:) Click here to buy!   Read more

WeeArt Wednesday Pick – Mudcloth Art from LittleWillowDesignCo

Created by Vinithra Amarnathan on September 12, 2018

I have taken a break from picking Art or sharing my fav picks for the past month! I needed a break to get some creative perspective and between looking for products for our various projects and sharing inputs here, I felt like things were starting to look blurry :) I'm back with my pick of the week and I hope you love it as much as I do! We know mud cloth is the 'thing' everywhere and there are mud cloth throws and pillows all over Pinterest and IG! These mudcloth inspired art prints from Littlewillowdesignco are such a cool... Read more

WeeArt Wednesday Pick – Paris 27 from Art4u

Created by Vinithra Amarnathan on August 2, 2018

I have this thing for doors and doorways and for black and white photographs and for beautiful architecture.....roll all that into one and ofcourse its gotta be a winner! This Paris 27 photo print of a photograph taken by Alan Baustein is such a beautiful combination of intrigue and geometry! Perfect for a gallery wall or in a calm neutral bedroom I love this print and the shades of gray that it has! Click here to buy. Read more

WeeArt Wednesday Pick – Melody of Silence from World Art Community

Created by Vinithra Amarnathan on July 4, 2018

While I'm not one to gravitate towards oil paintings much, I believe they have an exquisite richness about them that fits beautifully in some settings! And this one I saw on the World Art community has the beautiful, warm and rich colors of fall with the earthy hues and gold tones that work well in a number of contemporary settings! A great piece that can take centerstage in a living room or a dining room and one that you can design a whole space around! Frame it in a rustic wood frame for some contrast or a bronze frame to... Read more

WeeArt Wednesday Pick – Lotus Pond below Coconut Tree by Guru Rajesh

Created by Vinithra Amarnathan on June 13, 2018

Art inspired by nature is always so beautiful! While looking at art for an edesign client, I bumped into this beautiful watercolor painting by Guru Rajesh! The greens and the blues make for a calming piece of art that can work anywhere in the house. Indian inspired with the lotus but still has a contemporary enough aesthetic to work with a variety of designs. I loved this painting! Click here to buy. Read more

WeeArt Wednesday – Butterfly Chart from Nappa Dori

Created by Vinithra Amarnathan on June 6, 2018

The vintage feel that charts, maps and posters bring are beautiful and a great way to add a touch of old world charm and whimsy to any space! I loved the maps and the charts that Nappa Dori has. The butterfly chart has a beautiful vintage feel and the colors and contrast make it a perfect accessory to perk up a small space! Think of this poster above a bar cart or a desk or even in a vintage inspired bedroom! Click here to buy. Read more

WeeArt Wednesday – Safari Baby Animals from Zouzounio Art

Created by Vinithra Amarnathan on May 30, 2018

For the longest time I have drooled over Sharon Montrose's animal print shop! So darn adorable! So when I came across a more affordable and digitally downloadable alternative I had to share! These beautiful black and whites of baby animals are perfect in a little nursery or a kids room! They are simple, cute and best of all gender neutral! And who doesn't like baby animals! The black and white makes them elegant, chic and great to work with any color theme you may go for! Click here to buy. Read more

WeeArt Wednesday – Ulsoor Lake by Paul Fernandes

Created by Vinithra Amarnathan on May 23, 2018

For all those of you who love to dwell in nostalgia, conversations about the good ol' days and a touch of quirk....Paul Fernandes's illustrations inspired by old world, vintage India is your thing! Beautiful, whimsy illustrations in watercolor of some of the most memorable spots in some of India's favorite places - Bangalore, Mumbai, Goa etc! Vintage ambassadors, old world homes....there's so much to love in all that Paul Fernandes does! They have a beautiful little store in central bangalore that stocks all their items and also available online. I see these prints perfectly perched in entryways, home bars or... Read more

Weeart Wednesday – Kanchandjongha by Raktim Chatterjee

Created by Vinithra Amarnathan on May 17, 2018

I have always loved watercolors for the softness and fluidity they bring to the picture! When I chanced upon this original piece of art by artist Raktim Chatterjee I fell in love with the colors and the soft detailing and dimension in the painting. And its an original piece which makes it even more special. I urge my clients to invest in art, in original pieces if they can and in art that speaks to them! It supports local artists, creativity and makes for a great unique piece in your home. This being a smaller piece I see it framed... Read more