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The Ideal Home and Garden

The Ideal Home and Garden January 2021

The Ideal Home and Garden (TIHG) revolves around the home, the magazine makes the idea of living well and within your means an attainable reality. TIHG is all about bringing the good life home and doing it within your budget. From house fashion to kitchen hands, entertaining essentials and decor lessons, we give you the ideas and the options and help you make the right choice. To put it succinctly, we hold your hand as you move from one stage to the next in homemaking.

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Next Gen Publishing Limited
6 Issues

in this issue

1 min
editor’s note

Happy New Year! I hope you are still relishing the beautiful memories from the cozy get-togethers we all had at home to celebrate the new year. Crazy as the pandemic may be, it has also become a source of inspiration for many - from interesting work from home accessories and furniture to designer masks and sanitsation solutions, we have seen it all in the last 10 months. One thing that I am really proud is people’s love for their home is now on full display! We are fascinated to see how social media is loaded with images of mini-makeovers, revamped spaces, and indoor as well as outdoor gardening pursuits. House Prouds have taken this as an opportunity to cherish their so-called den and hey, we can’t thank Indian decor bloggers…

2 min
letter of the month

It’s been quiet the journey that I’ve had with TIHG. Over the years it has been a dependable source of inspiration for all the little revamps that I have managed to execute in my home. Genuinely it has made my home shine with renewed vigour every time. Particularly helpful are the shopping pages as I can actually select from the assembled collection and pick the ones that suit my requirements the best. Thanks TIHG! Pratiksha Sinha With the new year upon us, I’ve been reflecting back on what has helped me this past year. All that reflection brought me to write and express my gratitude towards The Ideal Home and Garden and the way in which the team has helped amidst the pandemic changes all around. No matter what, I could turn…

3 min

A PERFECT TABLE Kaunteya’s latest collection Jyamiti is the Hindi name of geometry. The brand believes that the art of geometry is very well presented in the perfection of Indian monuments. The carving of huge domes, inlay on the walls or the architectural structure of the monuments, they all assert that perfection was in the works of ancient India. Through this series, Kaunteya conveys their love and respect to this very artistic notion of the ancient Indians. The collection is crafted from fine bone China and it is 24Kt gold plated. (kaunteya.com) Sleep Haven Alsorg presents their currently-trending bedroom collection Linea that celebrates the brand’s high-end glass wardrobes which are a technological marvel. A play of lines, i.e. the most essential element of design, runs across the entire panorama of this setup. Composed…

1 min
shopping spree

DECANTER STYLE Glamorous and glorious, have a look at the varied decanters we have assembled as inspiration for you. CHIC KETTLES A tea time favourite element and a beautiful addition to your decor, kettles are the new magical decor must-have. POUR IT OUT The perfect complement to your home style, Jugs can help your serving needs in unique fashion RAISE A GLASS An essential requirement for any house, glasses from this selection can add glamour and style to your home…

2 min

BERURU KNOW THE BRAND: A garden lifestyle brand, Beruru works towards encouraging people to enjoy gardening and run on a principle that no space is small enough to start a garden. Beruru has an eclectic range of plants, planters, garden accessories, decor and furniture for outdoors, indoors and al fresco spaces — all under one roof. We love their planters, ship lights and botanical prints. With a wide range of products in different styles and budgets, the brand makes it easy for everyone to get a patch of green into their life. THE HOUSE OF THINGS KNOW THE BRAND: A curated market-space for home decor items and lifestyle accessories that have been brought together by artistic collaborations or have been hand-picked from travels around the world. Visit The House of Things for furniture, paintings,…

5 min
design innovators

An architect and urban designer by education, Rutuja Kendurkar is a fibre artist by passion. She started Thread101 as a one stop shop in the market for all kinds of sustainable home décor pieces and utility elements. Having showcased her creations in major exhibitions across the country, Rutuja wants to promote Thread101 as a way of giving business to local vendors and women while keeping the focus on sustainability. THREAD101 IS ALL ABOUT... my fiber art explorations: a creative endeavor that helps me learn, unlearn, and learn some more. It is a thread that attempts to weave décor pieces that are durable, sustainable, purposeful, and aesthetically pleasing. DESIGN FOR YOU IS...like breathing. My subconscious mind is continually working on newer concepts, and I’m always buzzing with passion and energy to get back…