Designer Arpita Mehta has just launched her first flagship in Khar, in the heart of Mumbai, a calm oasis in the hustle and bustle of the city.Designer Arpita Mehta
“I was looking for a space that felt special, something that had a charm about it, and this space is just that,” says Arpita. “With a massive facade and an entryway lined with trees, this is a slice of calm in the city I love. A stone’s throw from our workshop, the flagship store is a dream come true, and finally, a place to engage with our shoppers every day.”Dust pink walls recall childhood memories at Arpita Mehta's store in Mumbai
The store is a collection of memories in dust pink. Interior architect Ravi Vazirani built this space, balancing minimalism and a sense of luxury. The terrazzo-tiled floor reflects memories of summer with Nani, and the Indian Patent Stone facade in dust pink harks back to holidays on Mykonos island. This detail extends into cozy nooks within the store using custom mid-century modern furniture – the cane chairs, a plush velvet couch, and beautiful rugs could almost make you believe you’re in Arpita’s home discussing your wardrobe. Heirloom silverware adds to this feeling of cosy intimacy. The store uses a minimalist style to keep one’s attention on the colours bursting through the garments. The easy balance between space and design makes this retail store a serene exploration of luxury.Arpita Mehta store has minimalist touches and has been designed by interior architect Ravi VaziraniLaunched on November 5, the store features Arpita Mehta’s classic signature pieces including jacket dresses, ghararas, lehengas and her new collection Meadaura. The collections are also available to buy on her website https://arpitamehtaofficial.com.
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