She is an award-winning designer who specialises in sustainable, upcycled home décor, while also creating fine living experiences for her coterie of clients. From notable restaurants to standalone spaces, Shabnam Gupta’s stamp of excellence is clearly visible in her quirky style, which is instantly eye-catching. Today, she has two zany brands, The Orange Lane and Peacock Life.
“The Orange Lane is my road, my personal journey,” reveals the lady whose passion for artistic interiors, unconventional décor and off-beat furniture led to the creation of her second brand, Peacock Life. “It’s about celebrating Indian craft through colour. We hand-pick every product that has a story of art and celebrate the artisans. We also choose items that are upcycled and only available as one-off pieces.”
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