Viega Advantix Stainless Steel Shower Channels Now In Modular Design

Feb 14, 2018

The trend towards shower channels is increasing rapidly. With leading brands introducing high performance rain showers and body jets the need for premium shower channels to match the interiors of the bathrooms is also on rise.  Hence premium and luxury housing demands high performance drainage systems which are also aesthetically appealing. Every bathroom, whether a new building or a refurbishment is different and demands personalised taste. To meet this demand Viega has introduced new Advantix shower channel range. Distinctive shower channel designs can be customised as per the architectural and needs.

Contemporary slick design for modern bathrooms

Superior design with German engineering is a perfect combination for high end premium projects. In its new modular-design Advantix shower channel range from Viega offers five different design grates and three frame variants that gel’s beautifully with every interior design. The stainless steel designer grates are available in matt and high-gloss polish. It also has a variant with grates made up of glass. Tileable grates to give you continuous seamless surface are also available. Thus Viega Advantix shower channels give architects and interior designers wide range to select from.

Many combinations options

In all new Advantix shower channel's modular kit system consists of two base units in five lengths. It also offers a choice of three drains, adjusting feet in two different heights, three frame variants, and five different grates. All component elements can be combined with each other giving planners flexibility and design freedom.

Flexibility to meet interior design demands

The slim base units in the new Advantix shower channel range are installed through either free-standing in the floor or directly on the wall. Together with the standard drain, the installation height is 95 mm. If the screed is lower, the drain can be shortened further on-site. Alternatively, for renovation, drain with 70mm height with flat adjusting feet is also available. 

Flou Launches In India

Feb 14, 2018

Massimiliano Messina, President – Flou Italy joined hands with Capt. Mukesh Kumar, Chairman and Managing Director - Flou India to widen the expanse
of Flou base pan India. The premium unveiling of the brand will happen on 20th of January 2018, with their Gentleman Collection at the Flou Showroom,
New Delhi with an exclusive list of eminent names from the Design Fraternity with an extensive Media outreach session.

Currently, Flou is producing • more than 50 different beds, from single to king-size, from sofa-beds to studio couches, produced with fabrics, wood, leather, hide and other materials
• the technical accessories (mattresses, pillows, mattress supports, cover fabrics, duvet covers available in a wide range of colors and patterns reviewed every year) • the wardrobes collection “Guardaroba 16.32” (with some of the doors that connect and match with the textile soul of the company)
a complete collection for living quarters including linear and modular sofas, armchairs, occasional tables and lamps • Furnishing accessories – chests-of-drawers, night-stands, occasional furniture, desks, mirrors, poufs and bookcases. Thanks to this innovative concept, Flou has been able to convert from a ‘bed specialist’ to ‘bedroom specialist’, becoming one of the premium leaders in the market. The complete FLOU collection is available in the leading furniture stores in Italy and across the world, and in the Flou showrooms in Milan and New York.

Graffiti Launches Its Flagship Design Hq At Ahmedabad

Feb 14, 2018

Style cannot be defined but is immediately recognizable, continuous smooth surfaces that flow through the entire space like light, essential geometry, entrance hall, bathroom, living room, study. Light defines space and creates ambience.. Floor and wall coverings reflect or absorb the softness of light transforming into the matter, colour ….. life….. essentially the idea behind the Design HQ, to bring all spaces to life.

Through the Design HQ, our retail store, we try and provide an ambience that helps the mind to concentrate, meditate, be at peace and work towards how architecture can activate, enrich and celebrate the area for which it is meant.

 Space is a result of the passion at Graffiti to enhance any ambience be it a retail space, a spa, an airport or even a simple living space by innovating with the design.

For a widest range of tiles be it wall, floor, exterior, ceramic, porcelain stoneware, vitrified, et al and experience the splendor of wall & floor tiles visit the Graffiti Design HQ: Graffiti House, Ground Floor,  Block No. 20, Magnet Corporate Park, Behind Intas Building, Thaltej, SG Highway, Ahmedabad – 380054. Email:

Hacker, Rolf Benz And Hulsta Conducted Fraternity Meet To Discuss Trends Of 2018

Feb 14, 2018

The Fraternity Meet was a design-oriented event inviting all interior designers, architects, consultants, media personnel and people from allied disciplines. The opening of the event started off with a welcome by Ar. Karan Desai (Karan Desai Inc) for Capt. Mukesh Kumar – MD and Chairman of Hacker India – Kanu Kitchen Kulture Pvt. Ltd who further introduced the brands to the insightful audience - followed by Guest welcome for German friends: Bernd Bredenhoeller (Hülsta Export Manager), Ms Rehm Gisela (Häcker: Head of Marketing), Willy Kamm (Häcker: Export Manager) and Markus Sander (Häcker: Managing Director, Marketing). This was followed by a Q&A with the audience who dwelled into the brand story in depth.

The Grand revamp of the Kanu Kitchen Kulture showroom designed by Ar. Rohit Suraj, a symbol of their timeless communion with Hacker, Rolf Benz and Hulsta Germany, where Hacker synergy was a well over a decade and a half, jointly ruling over the Indian kitchen market with a whopping overall share of 35 percent in totality. Through achieving this feat, what has been common for both the companies, allowing such a long, fruitful relation is Ideology. Sharing the same ideals made them trust each and walk the unending journey of success, together. 

Foodhall Launches Foodhall Cookbook

Feb 13, 2018

Foodhall, the premium lifestyle food superstore for people who understand and enjoy the finer nuances and aspects of food, presents its first cookbook. Curated by one of the finest food and ingredients stores in the country, this book not just takes you around the world to enjoy recipes shared by star chefs – from modern European to Asian, contemporary Indian to Mediterranean, and not-to-be- missed dream desserts, it also brings together the food philosophy of the region. After years of being a destination and an experience that provides world-class ingredients spanning across various cuisines, Foodhall has created this cookbook that is an amalgamation of their thoughts, vision and never-ending love for food.

Foodhall has inspired and enabled many home chefs to discover new recipes, cook amazing meals, and indulge loved ones. The Foodhall Cookbook is a passionate endeavour to instill the love of food and cooking (and eating!) in each one of you. The recipes have been contributed by five of India’s top star chefs - Gresham Fernandes, Kelvin Cheung, Pooja Dhingra, Sabyasachi Gorai and Zorawar Kalra.

All the sections in the cookbook are curated to let you travel regions through their ingredients, textures and dishes. These experiences are championed by chefs who have made a mark in their respective fields. For instance, Chef Saby’s section brims with vivid flavours of the Mediterranean. Gresham’s Warm Mushroom Salad showcases the beautiful textures of earthy mushrooms that highlight the simplicity of Modern European cuisine. Kelvin Cheung’s delightful Pumpkin Congee is reminiscent of the very popular Indian khichdi with brighter colours and extra crunchiness. Zorawar Kalra’s section stays true to Indian cuisine, yet modernizes it to make it cooler and much sexier. To culminate the culinary journey, an entire section devoted to desserts, highlights Pooja Dhingra’s expertise, namely Kesar Pista Cupcakes and Falooda-inspired Rose Chia Pudding. Every chef has merged Indian and international ingredients together, to create a distinctly unique food journey that finds its place in The Foodhall Cookbook.

Lingel Windows Celebrates The Opening Of Its First Showroom In Mumbai

Feb 13, 2018

Headquartered in Germany, Lingel Windows and Doors Technologies Private Limited has recently opened its first showroom in a prominent area in Mumbai. Lingel chose this location as it will be feasible for customers, Architects to visit the showroom anytime. Lingel already has its presence in 22 cities across India. Mr. Mario Schmidt, Managing Director Lingel Windows graced the occasion and inaugurated the showroom. Members of Lingel team from Mumbai, Belgaum, Goa and Pune came to celebrate the open of the new showroom. Other prominent faces from the industry were also present.

This showroom is one of its kind situated in the heart of the city. This is a very significant move for Lingel Windows to open a showroom after its flagship showroom in Delhi. The ever growing number of customers can now have a pleasure to look at the premium window collection displayed there.

Mr. Mario Schmidt, Managing Director Lingel Windows and Doors Technologies expressed his excitement saying, “This showroom is a very vital move for us in Mumbai as it will help create a Trust factor with our customers. Our customers will have an easy access now to take a look at the products that are displayed and make a choice easily. We are hoping that this will boost sales and our new line of products will be appreciated. We are eagerly waiting to welcome our clients to our showroom”.

Lingel’s initiative to open a showroom in the most happening city of the country demonstrates the company’s will to expand and stay committed to its customers by delivering its best.

Be A Smart Chef Even On The Go

Feb 13, 2018

Kent once again welcomes you to the world of smart chef appliance and this time with KENT’s revolutionary “personal rice cooker”. Preparing fresh, hygienic and nutritious homemade meals can’t get easier whether you want to enjoy one in the comfort of your own home or on the go.

The ideal automatic solution for bachelors, office goers and travellers KENT personal rice cooker allows one to prepare perfectly cooked and “HOT”meals within minutes and one touch button. This innovative and smart device makes it effortless to make rice and biryani while maintaining freshness, flavour and nutrient value in every bowl of rice. The compact and portable design of the appliance not only makes its must have for all kitchens but it is also an ideal option for an avid traveller, students and bachelors as it keeps them close to home food! Additionally the design also makes it is easy to handle, store and clean. Besides due to its modern appearance it can be used even on dining table.

Adding to its compact quality is that it facilitates oil free cooking which boosts its competency. With the non-stick surface, you can make biryani without using oil, thus you serve with satisfaction by ensuring health for you and your family. Another defining characteristic of KENT Personal Rice Cooker is the advanced induction heating. With this function you get the benefit of indulging in evenly cooked rice every time.

Rosy Red Decor For Valentine's Day At Vaishnavipratima

Feb 13, 2018

If your shopping for valentine's day, then here is a new range of home decor products to accessorize your home. This Valentine's day express your love with red candles, off beat flower vase, mirrors, bar units, photo frames and a lot of romantic decor at Vaishnavipratima.
The interior store at Sun Mill compound, Lower Parel, gives you a reason to accessorize your home with it's vibrant handcrafted pieces.

About Vaishnavipratima:

Vaishnavipratima is an interior studio based in Mumbai specialising in interior designing and makeover, furniture, and arts and artefacts. The studio and store, name after its founder, is a place for exclusive customized furniture made for Indian homes. Our products are uniquely personalized, stylish and yet functional. We also offer consulting services of complete interior designing and interior makeovers. All our products and services are built on the basic idea of merging creativity, warmth, and functionality.


Prestige Estates Projects Limited And Hdfc Launch Affordable Housing

Feb 12, 2018

Prestige Estates Projects Limited (PEPL), one of India’s leading Real Estate developers is pleased to announce that it has entered into a strategic partnership with HDFC Capital Advisors Limited for furthering its business in the Mid-Income /Affordable Housing sector. This dedicated real estate platform shall have a capital to the tune of Rupees 2,500 crores, which shall be a blend of equity and debt. The primary focus will be on expanding Prestige’s residential business by identifying strategic land parcels with the potential of developing large-scale residential projects in the mid- income segment.

Expressing her delight on the partnership, Mrs. Renu Karnad, Managing Director, HDFC Ltd said “Affordable Housing has become the new mantra in the country and also a growth driver for the real estate sector. Our association with Prestige Group is to develop affordable homes and cater the largely unmet demand in mid income segment. Prestige Group which is built strongly on the fundamentals of trust, value and esteem and has set the benchmark for its quality and timeliness with its numerous outstanding residential projects, concurs with our ideas and vision. We are glad to associate with such a like- minded organisation.”

Commenting on the strategic alliance, Mr. Irfan Razack, Chairman and Managing Director of Prestige Group said “With this partnership, we are poised to grow manifold, and it will help us continue to build on the legacy of trust and efficacy that we are known for. This is a very pivotal venture, and both me, and Mr. Venkat K Narayana, our CEO, who was instrumental in setting up this platform; believe firmly that it will create value, especially, given the brand names of both Prestige and HDFC. Our endeavour is to scale up our residential platform, especially in the Affordable Housing sector that’s picked up huge demand and is currently vacuumed of supply and we are positive that this platform will facilitate long-term, sustainable value creation.”

Mahatta Art Launched The Collection Of Cubism Art Paintings

Feb 12, 2018

Cubism art is one of the most trendy contemporary art that people love to infuse into their homes. Being the first abstract style of modern art, cubism paintings are widely considered as an innovative and intellectually stimulating art that completely changes the overall décor of your home with its narrative stories. Keeping this in mind, Mahatta Online Art Gallery, India’s one of the renowned and largest brand which is having a century of experience in Image licensing has launched its latest cubism art paintings to reconcile modernity with classicism by diminishing the difference between a painting and a reality with its narrative stories of 20th century.


The collection comprises of the beautiful paintings in the volute curl geometric designs of cubism art that will surely a more realistic way of seeing an art by creating an image that evoked a sense of the subject. These paintings are perfect to create the dramatic look in your homes because of the use of bright colors from the different palette. The  Abstract planes of bright color suggest of one of its paintings Islamic architecture, perhaps memories from Klees transformative Tunisian trip of 1914. Each painting of this collection is made on oil on canvas that narrates a story of the 20th century from the western art. These digital quality aesthetic reproductions of paintings have been made with the advanced technology that has sharper images to add grace to any wall of a home or office.

According to Dushyant Mehta, Director of Mahatta Art-  “Cubism art is one of the best expressive art that show you many views of a subject at one time and this is what one can see in our recent collection of Cubism art paintings. Each painting of this collection narrates a story with its uniqueness and beauty. These masterpieces are the perfect addition to your homes and can be cherished for many years to come by an art lover, enthusiast, interior decorator, or an art collector”.