26 Apr

Is Vastu Shastra really important while designing a house?

Is Vastu Shastra really important while designing a house?

Vastu Shastra or the ancient Indian methodology adopted while designing one’s house is still taking into consideration while moving into a new house or building a new one. So what exactly is Vastu Shastra? Vastu Shastra is the channel between man and nature combining the powers of the five basic elements essential for human survival namely, fire, earth, water, air, and space. The primary objective of Vastu Shastra is the restoration of balance between households and nature (or say the universe) to make lives of the people residing in the houses better.Read More

26 Apr

6 Important Interior Designing Principles You Need to Remember

6 Important Interior Designing Principles You Need to Remember

Interior designing has gained increased importance in recent times. People have realized that it is not only about the aesthetic value or ornamentation of the space but it also helps utilize the space well and affects its mood, vibe, presentability, and aura. The impact of this realization is profound in Home interior designing, especially in Kerala.
But interior designing is not as simple as it sounds. It is more than a simple pick and chooses between what looks good and what doesn’t. It is about coherent efforts as per a scheme to reach Unity and Harmony. While professional and seasoned Interior designers make it seem simple, it is necessary to accommodate designing rules to have the desired result. Some important principles are listed below:Read More

28 Mar

Kids Bedroom psychology: How does the bedroom interior impact the emotions of your child

Kids Bedroom psychology: How does the bedroom interior impact the emotions of your child

How does the bedroom interior impact the emotions of your child?

To most of us, children are the most beloved aspect of our lives. They brighten up everything around us. Every parent wants their child to be happy and healthy. Just like physical health, the mental health of children is also very important. Small things which we may find insignificant actually matter to the well-being of the children. The aspect of colors is one among them. Allegra designs are one of the best interior designers in Kochi and can provide you with extraordinary bedrooms interiors for your kids.Read More

27 Mar

6 Tips to Design and maintain easy-to-clean bathroom

6 Tips to Design and maintain easy-to-clean bathroom

Bathrooms are a very important aspect of home design. But if not maintained properly, the bathroom experience can become really horrible for yourself and your guests. Hence keeping your bathrooms clean is inevitable. But in order to do that, while designing your house itself you need to make sure that the bathroom is built in an ‘’easy to clean’’ way.Read More

20 Feb

Biggest Design Mistakes People with Small Apartment Make

Living room interior

If you are a designer or a decorator of a house in a Kochi, then you have to take care of a lot of things, for example, the decor of the floor, the paintings or wall-hangings to be put up, the basic ambiance of the room to be maintained and much more. Therefore, it is a heavy duty of the interior designers and decorators to plan and implement proper designing for small and big apartments. If your apartment is big, then designing the interiors, ceilings, is not a big problem. The problem starts cropping for a small apartment. This is because too fewer appliances will not make it look like a family apartment. Too much furniture will make it look messy and will create a negative impression of the homeowners. Therefore, a lot of research needs to be done before designing small apartments by the leading designers of Kochi. Even if you are a homemaker in Kochi, you need to take care of these facts before designing your own house. Here are five facts that you can keep in mind while designing your own house or someone else’s.Read More

11 Feb

How to Incorporate Your Old Furniture into New Living Space

How to Incorporate Your Old Furniture into New Living Space

When you are moving into new accommodation or you are renovating the rooms of your old house, one of the biggest challenges is to accommodate the old furniture in the new space. Sometimes the renovations are done in such a way, that at some point one realizes maybe he or she has to throw away all the old furniture. However, this is not a wise solution. Rather there should be some way out so that you can incorporate the old furniture into your accommodation or your renovated living space. The following are the ways of doing this:Read More

22 Jan

Small Bathroom Design Ideas to Modify Your Tiny Space

Small Bathroom Design Ideas to Modify Your Tiny Space

Everybody just cannot afford to have a grand and luxurious bathroom that has separated bathing area, wash basin area and commode. Especially, if you are living in a city with cramped apartment-style housing, it is very difficult to find anything with big bathrooms. The small bathrooms require a very different organizing approach and to help you out with your woes, we have compiled a list of some of the best Small Bathroom Ideas. The list has all the tips for making your small bathroom appear not so small and accommodating for every essential thing in a highly organized and artistic manner.Read More

12 Jan

7 Design Tips to Convert a Compact Space into Cute and Cosy Living Room

7 Design Tips to Convert a Compact Space into Cute and Cosy Living Room

If you have a small living room which is so difficult to decorate and create an impression of a cute and compact space; then worry not and scroll down to find some of the best designs for Small Living Room Ideas. The modern day establishments don’t allow people the luxury of grand and open spaces that can be decorated and organized in any manner they want. This is why, we have compiled a marvelous collection of Small Living Room Ideas that are trendy; affordable; vibrant and have the best elements of both – the modern as well as traditional design and décor elements. Read More

31 Dec

6 Top Home Office Lighting Ideas for Your Workspace

6 Top Home Office Lighting Ideas for Your Workspace

We all love a ‘staycation’, yeah? It is the most amazing work can ever get. You can stay at home and work with a mug of coffee in your hand or chips in buckets feeling the comfort of homey clothes. And we all know that the possibilities of fun are endless even though you have to meet deadlines. But your favorite work from home schedule can go all wrong if you cannot work efficiently. You need to make up for the time spent on other activities at home by working faster when you are at home. And if the home attributes, especially the lighting elements at your home office does not support you, the staycation could all go wrong in the fraction of seconds.  Hence, it will be helpful if you focus on the following points before radically changing the interior of your home office. Read More

27 Dec

Top 7 Dining Room Lighting Ideas

Top 7 Dining Room Lighting Ideas

A dining room is the most commonly used room in a house. Not only serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, but also this room functions as a party hosting area, small talk counter or homework center for kids. The temperature and light of the dining room can influence the personality of the entire house. A well-lit room can enhance your activities and energize you. The following are the ways to ensure the lighting settings of the dining room.Read More