Every corner of your home has an animated story to tell. Home is not a place, but a feeling of familiarity and belonging- where your favourite armchair’s got your back, your living room is the cosiest lounge, your bed’s your cocoon, and your decor, an extension of who you are. To make your home a little more you, head to these five stores in Pune that house the perfect range of furniture and home accessories.
Fun and contemporary, pepperfry.com; the popular online furniture market for modern Indians now has an offline avatar- Studio Pepperfry. Essentially an experience hub, the beautiful store enables you to experience the products firsthand, while giving you a feel of space, with the added advantage of free design consultation. Explore the exciting world of Pepperfry at Koregaon Park and Shivajinagar.
Weaving stories through carpentry, The Mistri Tales specialises in out-of-the-box and quirky furniture and artefacts, often made using recycled objects. Their designs are interesting experiments in juxtaposition and explore a variety of novel materials. The sewing machine storage and the handpainted trunk dresser are some examples of their extremely creative offerings. Located on MG Road, Camp, this eclectic premise is easily recognisable by its bright yellow door.
Fabulously Indian, the furniture and home accessories range at FabIndia is a fine blend of traditional and contemporary design sensibilities, modern yet distinctly Indian. Predominantly in solid wood, the furniture here is polished to perfection and exudes elegance and warmth. The home accessories sport re-imagined Indian patterns and motifs. Celebrating culture, there’s a little bit of India in every piece at FabIndia! Their Pune stores are located on Sassoon Road, JM Road, Aundh, Amanora Mall, Pimpri-Chinchwad and Phoenix MarketCity.
Sanskriti Lifestyle in Koregaon Park is known for furniture rich in heritage and all things antique and vintage. Preserving Indian craftsmanship, they are experts at curating, refurbishing, restoring and making handcrafted furniture and accessories. The beautiful store is in a bungalow premise, surrounded by verandahs and gardens, housing everything from restored almirahs to intricately carved chests and framed mirrors, bringing back some old world charm!
Located in Koregaon park, Just Antiques has come a long way and caters to more than just antiques now; boasting of a healthy mix of styles and offering ready-to-buy as well as custom-made products for residential, commercial and recreational spaces. From rustic patina furniture and boho chairs to sturdy office tables and outdoor wicker furniture, the variety here is massive, making it a must visit.
Happy shopping, Punekars!