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- Seattle, WA
- Inspiration for my palette:
- I love intense colors and patterns — my family is from India and China, so I think it's just in the blood. My design style used to be pretty hectic (think sari-upholstered everything), but I finally realized that you need to be disciplined in a one-bedroom. So now I try to give all my graphic posters and bright textiles a little more room to breathe by grounding them against bold organic shades and layers of tone-on-tone neutrals (like my piles of spine-in books). There's still plenty to look at, but it all sits together more comfortably; hopefully your eye can take it in at once and not get too dizzy.
Since it's Seattle, I'm constantly battling the gray skies — the big windows are a dream in the summer, but in the winter I sometimes have to switch things up in favor of more saturated colors.