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I love going through home decor magazines and wasting time at home decor stores, I can never get bored there. Sometimes I think we should have been born with tags like engineer, mechanic, driver, celebrity etc. to really know what we were meant to do in life. Mine would have read interior designer... of course I realised that quite late, and became an engineer who now dabbles in English literature. Anyway, I think everything works out for the best, God knows what He's doing.
Coming back to my indulgences, I picked up these two candle holders recently...

I love this one, light it everyday when we say the rosary at home...
This one is pretty too, but not all that useful... keeping it in the showcase.
This quilt was love at first sight... bought it a year back, but didn't feel like using it cause it's so pretty and soft and wonderful. Well, that's all for now.


mazhalai said…
Ms interior designer, have you signed up at
Great finds and yes you would love pinterest
Katie said…
Gorgeous finds! xo
Great finds indeed. Love the candle holders.

Spoon and Chopsticks
Anonymous said…
Very interesting points. Thanks!

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That quilt is beautiful. I'll second the pinterest recommendation. You'd love it!
Karen Xavier said…
Mazhalai, Jessica, Katie, Spoon and chopsticks and Barefeet in the Kitchen, thanks for stopping by. All of you seem to love pinterest, I just registered on the site... and its pretty interesting. Thanks for letting me know bout it.
Beth Niquette said…
I love the candles. I also love the bedspread--but especially that first candle with it's intricate splashes of light and design.
BackStage said…
Nams showed me the candlestick before I think.. Looks lovely.. where in Chennai did you get the comforter from?
Karen Xavier said…
Yeah Beth, those intricate splashes of light and design is what drew me to it.

Gibsy, I bought the comforter in Fountain Plaza in Egmore, I don't remember the shop name... but its right at the entrance.
Eleni said…
Gpsh, that quilt is beautiful! It's autumn all over :)
annie said…
The candle and the shadows it casts are so beautiful...I love your blog! So many interesting recipes and photos! The others are will love pinterest!


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