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Couture brand launches KC Private Collection showcasing luxury furniture and space design

KC, a couture brand that specialises in custom home interiors and furniture, has launched KC Private Collection, an ensemble of individual pieces of furniture, conceived and designed by Kawsar Chowdhury, CEO and Creative Director of KC and KCDI, New York.

November 7, 2022
November 7, 2022

Upcycling furniture is a cool concept

Upcycling is the act of taking something no longer in use and giving it a second life and new function. In doing so, the finished product often becomes more practical, valuable, and beautiful than it previously was. While recycling involves the destruction of waste in order to create something new, upcycling creates something new from it in its current state.

November 7, 2022
November 7, 2022

Couture brand launches KC Private Collection showcasing luxury furniture and space design

KC, a couture brand that specialises in custom home interiors and furniture, has launched KC Private Collection, an ensemble of individual pieces of furniture, conceived and designed by Kawsar Chowdhury, CEO and Creative Director of KC and KCDI, New York.

October 24, 2022
October 24, 2022

Designing your growing child’s room with the proper furniture

Designing a room for your children needs just as much thought as any other room. It is important that their room reflects their growing age and can be a space for them to concentrate on their studies, practice their hobbies, enjoy their recreational time, and more.

October 10, 2022
October 10, 2022

Smart ways to arrange furniture

Arranging furniture can be tricky. One needs to consider multiple variables while setting the room. For instance, the purpose of the room, the lighting, how spacious they want the room to be, how many walls the room already has and so on. Here are some ways to arrange rooms to fulfil the purpose of the room and to make it more welcoming.

September 26, 2022
September 26, 2022

7 tips to decorate a living room

A living room has had many names. Lounge, sitting room, drawing room — whatever you want to call it, the appeal and importance of a living room in a home remains the same. While you might not actually live in the room, as the name suggests, a house or apartment just does not seem right without one. Here are a few ideas and tips to decorate your living room and make it more appealing.

August 1, 2022
August 1, 2022

A Minimalist Kitchen

Minimalism is a trend that has persisted through many changing years and yet, and one that is rarely seen in kitchens, especially Bangladeshi kitchens. And while yes, having all those spice bottles, oils, plates and bowls might be useful to a certain degree, it does make the kitchen look cluttered and hinder the flow of cooking. So, how does one start on the minimalistic kitchen of their dreams?

July 23, 2022
July 23, 2022

What You MUST NOT have in your bedroom

The bedroom is more often than not the haven within our homes. This is where we come to relax and get a good night’s sleep, to recharge. It is essential then, that the bedroom becomes an oasis of peace and tranquillity. With that in mind, there are definitely some things which become essential, while others should be steered clear of.

July 9, 2022
July 9, 2022

Top 4 ideas to decorate an aquarium

A fish tank is an amazing piece of decor to add to your home. The crystal-clear water, the oceanic vibe and the tiny colourful fishes swimming in it, bring a sort of calmness to its surroundings. Not only is it surprisingly easy to maintain, you are at complete liberty to showcase your creativity while decorating your aquarium.

June 27, 2022
June 27, 2022

SutarKabbo — Weaving dreams into reality

Bangladeshi weavers and artisans are a powerhouse of talent and creativity. Although especially known for their Nakshi Kantha needlework, they excel at most other traditional, artistic forms of stitching as well. Four old friends, Shirajum Munira, Fardous Ahmed, Rahmatul Alam and Nusrat Jahan, recognised the strength in this ancient heritage and instantly knew what they had to do, to lend due recognition and visibility to artisans and their work. They decided to form SutarKabbo, an establishment where rural craftswomen would be trained to create quality handicrafts and sustain their livelihoods through their skills.

June 7, 2022
June 7, 2022

The Art of Feng Shui — Inviting Chi and Zen into Your Home

Feng means ‘air’ and Shui means ‘water’ and according to Taoist vision, Chi is the understanding that the land (wood, fire, earth, metal and water) is alive and buzzing with energy. Together, Feng Shui believes in harnessing the energies of the environment to bring good luck, health, and positive energy into living spaces and thereby, into lives.