Farah Khan’s Aayat faucet with 473 pure diamonds is the star of her collaboration with Sternhagen

Farah Khan’s Aayat faucet with 473 pure diamonds is the star of her collaboration with Sternhagen

Collaborations have been getting a number of consideration within the Indian dwelling phase just lately. Take Bengali designer Sabyasachi’s textured wallpapers and furnishings with classic colourways for Asian Paints, as an illustration. Or Delhi-based Obeetee, recognized for its luxurious rugs, which has had collaborative collections with designers Tarun Tahiliani, Raghavendra Rathore and, late final yr, Shantanu and Nikhil. But loos, now that may be a completely different ball recreation. And that is the place designers are stepping in now so as to add their creativity.

Bathrooms are a sanctuary, a retreat, and their spa-like prospects have been explored extensively throughout the pandemic. This goes past the standard scented candles and potted vegetation on your musings on the bathroom. With pale partitions and vintage mirrors, generally they resemble the sitting room albeit with added advantages like an excellent lengthy soak. Bathroom collabs, due to this fact, profit from a designer’s eye, as seen with VitrA. The Swiss furnishings firm collaborated with British designer Tom Dixon final September to deliver out ‘Liquid’, a set of sanitary ware fittings and furnishings. With spherical edges and beneficiant shapes, they’ll additionally work as standalone items. Liquid, to be launched in India later this yr, has taken inspiration from Victorian church buildings.

Counting carats

Meanwhile, the palatial arches and royal historic monuments in India have been the place to begin for an additional latest launch. We are speaking about German luxurious toilet producer Sternhagen’s collaboration final month with jewelry designer Farah Khan. The luxurious toilet suite, ‘Scherezade’, echoes the jewelry aesthetic the Mumbai-based Khan is understood for amongst her A-list purchasers. Not surprisingly, the spotlight of the Sternhagen x Farah Khan assortment is the Aayat faucet crafted in silver and embellished with 473 pure diamonds weighing 8.62 carats!

“A shower suite is greater than only a place to take a bathe. It’s the place one pauses to consider the day to start or the day that has passed by,” says Khan. With delicate gold and silver dominating the color palette, Scherezade stands out for its calm tones. Khan, who has labored on quartz and ceramic as a jewelry designer, says she discovered it simple to raise these supplies in a toilet suite. From towel holders to bidets, every accent has her jewelry model’s motif FK, named Aayat. As for the tap, priced at ₹15 lakhs, it actually units the bar for glitzy loos. “I needed to design one thing iconic and hanging for this assortment that has my identification on it,” explains Khan. “As a jewelry designer, working with diamonds and treasured gem stones is common and a diamond toilet accent would undoubtedly be certainly one of its form that may immediately elevate any toilet area.”

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