Finding the best home design solutions just got easier. With the click of a button and from the comfort of your home, you can access the hottest Indian and international surface, flooring, marble, bathroom and kitchen brands at ADDS 2021.
With a diverse range that covers the entire gamut of home design and decoration, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Here’s everything on offer:
Beautifully crafted wooden floors and bespoke tiles
Whether it is beautiful, eco-friendly, recycled tiles, a variety of high-quality wood floors, modular kitchens, and accessories, or home décor products of unmatched quality—FCML’s diverse range of products span four categories and offer unique building blocks designed for specific functions and individual needs. Browse through the various IKIGAI surface collections—from floor tiles, glass tiles, ceramic tiles, granite tiles, wooden finish tiles to a host of marble and mosaic tiles—the options are endless! When it comes to wooden flooring, you will be spoilt for choice with 300 globally sourced varieties of wood floors in different shades and patterns featuring exclusive internationally acclaimed brands – Listone Giordano, STP, Wood&Beyond.
“At FCML, we have always worked at putting quality and customer service above all else and this focus has helped us deliver the FCML promise to our customers. Over two decades of our experience and staying true to our values of ethical practices and customer focus, we are proud of the brand we have built. For our customers and partners, the FCML brand today stands for progressive thinking, integrity, innovation and attention to detail,” says Abhinav Khandelwal, Founder, FCML India.
Textured walls made with natural and sustainable materials
Looking for exclusively carved stone surfaces that will transform your walls into one-of-a-kind textured art pieces? Your search ends at Topstona—a stone carving atelier. Known for creating tactile and textured brilliance in the form of beautiful wall coverings, you can safely ditch traditional tiles and opt for these stone art claddings to add that enthralling textural charm to your plain walls and surfaces. What’s even better? These cladding blocks are made from natural and sustainable materials such as sandstone, limestone, and marble, which are then transformed into remarkable surfaces that encapsulate the essence of ocean waves, ripples in the skies, and rugged mountain terrains—the perfect amalgamation of man and machine. The result? Enchanting three-dimensional pieces of art that speak a universal language!
World-class luxury marble and natural stones
If your idea of style is classic and luxurious, nothing spells opulence like marble flooring. And when it comes to marble, Classic Marble Company—India’s largest manufacturer and supplier of imported natural and engineered marble—is your best bet. With a vision to explore, innovate and re-invent, Classic Marble Company offers an exquisite collection of bespoke luxury surface designs and materials of marble. But if you want something more modern or different, the brand also offers a variety of other stones like granite, Kalingastone engineered marble, terrazzo, and quartz in a wide range of prints, geometric patterns, and designs that are suitable for kitchens, rooms, bathrooms, and exteriors too. With showrooms in Mumbai and Silvassa, the brand also offers imported porcelain slim slabs under the brand names Kalesinterflex, Techlam and Quadra.
Surfaces that are a work of art
Artistic accents and visual aesthetics are essential when doing up your home—and who better than Häfele India, the authority in the field of architectural hardware, surfaces,furniture, and kitchen fittings and accessories—to offer awe-inspiring ideas? From furniture cladding and flooring to façades and rooftops, Häfele India’s surface solutions flaunt cutting-edge designs and architectural finesse. Take for instance the Caesarstone surfaces made with almost non-porous materials that do not let bacteria penetrate through the surface or the Dekton range with two new finishes—Bromo and Milar—that offer unique resistance to UV rays and thermal shocks making it perfect for both indoors and outdoors. But their latest range of Terra surfaces is what takes the design game up a notch. The quartz dominated surface range available in different colours and is strong, versatile, non-porous as well as anti-bacterial, making them 100% safe, hygienic and long-lasting.
“Given our long-standing relationship with AD, I am excited about our participation at the first ever Virtual Edit of the AD Design Show, exhibiting three flagship categories—Häfele Appliances, Häfele Lighting and Häfele Surfaces. Our range of Häfele Surfaces comprises two leading global brands—Caesarstone and Dekton. We are also showcasing our in-house brand of Premium Interior Surfaces, Terra. The biggest USP of the Häfele Surfaces range is that all are made of top quality engineered stone that presents immense flexibility in design, colour and comes with the highest quality standards owing to the top-notch technology used in their manufacturing,” says Jugren Wolf, Managing Director, Häfele India.
Elegant interior design solutions
If you’re looking to add a flair of individuality to the surfaces of your home, LOCO Design’s in-house brand Madheke, Pintark and Taamaa serves to be a one-stop-shop for your needs. Applied over numerous suggested tiles, blocks and weaves—Pintark aims at offering clients a broad range of ready-made designs suited to a gamut of interiors and styles. Besides its standard all-in-one crafted surface solutions, the brand also masters graphic installations inspired by its standard components and develops unique textile innovations through its collaboration with Toucan Krafte. An architectural solutions brand specialising in innovative solutions, LOCO Design flaunts a range of understated and elegant surface solutions that brings imaginative visions to life and adds grandeur to your living space.
“Celebrating the very best of technology and crafting skills, Pintark brings together a range of exceptional materials and finishes acquired from across the world, to create crafted surfaces for interior and furniture application. At ADDS we are showcasing some of our classics and personalised works available as standard or tailored. As far as design trends go, we see a much cleaner interior emerging with greater focus on interaction and overlapping spatial functions. Surfaces will play an integral role in bringing personality and character in feature areas with emerging sustainable materials at the forefront.”
Clay-based natural tiles that last a lifetime
There’s nothing quite like unique accents to boost up the interiors of your abode—it reveals opulence and weaves in personality in the simplest of ways. Offering the most varied collection of natural, durable and aesthetically designed materials, MCM Unfired Clay Cladding offers clay-based natural tiles that are crafted by amalgamating unfired clay with specialised polymers. The brand’s diverse offerings meet all architectural needs as it’s wide range of products encompassing MCM Stone, MCM Wood, MCM Brick and ITTIMI are best suited for external cladding, grand landscaping and interiors which comprise ceiling, flooring and furniture coverings.
Finest wood. Finest vinyl. Finest carpets.
Add refined dashes of opulence into the very fabric of your space by sprucing up the flooring—an oft-overlooked factor when it comes to redecorating. Flooring company Square Foot offers an extensive range of options for those looking to bring unparalleled finesse to their abodes. Operating since 1995, the brand has installed 80 million square feet to date—meaning that your flooring is surely in good hands. Widely categorised under three verticals—wood, vinyl and carpets, Square Foot has an array of flooring options that match your aesthetics—from laminated, engineered, and solid woods, to outdoor decks, carpet tiles, vinyl floorings, sports, and waterproof ecofit floorings.
As traditional kitchens lose their popularity, people are opting for a modular kitchen as they are elegant, attractive, and well arranged. A modular kitchen comes with numerous features and functionalities that were never offered by traditional kitchens. The Indian market for modular kitchens is a mix of local and global offerings. So, if you are planning to install a modular kitchen or upgrade your kitchen space, check out these brands at the Virtual Edition of AD Design Show 2021.
ASIAN PAINTS SLEEK KITCHENS
A subsidiary of Asian Paints, Sleek is one of India’s largest modular kitchen brands known for its cutting edge designs, world-class quality and excellent craftsmanship. Sleek offers modular kitchens that boast an excellent architectural look and global finishing. Best quality materials are sourced for each project undertaken and customers are also presented with a guaranteed warranty of 10 and five years respectively for utmost client satisfaction.
Be it kitchen solutions or a home makeover, Plüsch’s products are best when it comes to adding class and opulence to any living space. Founded by Hamendra and Rati Sharma, Plüsch is a brand that exemplifies luxury. It was a pioneer in bringing the best German luxury brands within the reach of Indian consumers. Notable brands like Poggenpohl, Eggersman and Beckermann can be found all under the same roof. If you are looking for standard or bespoke designs then go for Beckermann as it offers many unique features tailored to individual requirements. You’ll find plenty of clever design details, such as fittings to maximise storage and a choice of quality finishes. Eggersmann has been creating individually aesthetic and luxurious kitchens and has been in the industry for over one hundred years. True to the values of German kitchen design, the brand’s modern kitchen solutions are characterised by clean lines and fine materials that inspired Plüsch to bring Eggersmann to India. Poggenpohl was the first brand introduced by Plüsch way back in 1998. One of the oldest kitchen brands in the world, Poggenpohl works with world-class venerated designers to create designs that elevate the kitchen space functionally and emotionally.
“This year we are showcasing the new launches and innovations from our range of German luxury kitchen brands; Poggenpohl, Eggersmann and Beckermann Kitchens. Poggenpohl Kitchen’s newly launched collection showcases the worktop that shimmers with a golden hue, and the ceramic surface immediately draws in the observer with its subtle texture. With Marble patterns, textures, grain and shine – Eggersmann has introduced completely new surfaces into kitchen design while Beckermann Kitchens offerings include anti-fingerprint technology for fronts in the kitchen is a blessing for Indian kitchens”, says Sukriti Sharrma, Partner, Plüsch
Häfele has an exclusive range of premium quality kitchen and furniture fittings. It is one of the best modular kitchen brands providing solutions that boast premium quality and large storage space. Whether it is kitchen appliances such as microwave ovens, hobs, juicers or mixers and grinders and vacuum drawers and wine cabinets—Häfele kitchens can be developed to suit your own personal vision—so the choices are near endless.
“At the AD Design Show Virtual Edit, Häfele showcases its range of luxury appliances from two world-leading partnered brands—Asko, Sweden and Falmec, Italy. Through these state-of-the-art appliances we bring you leading technology and latest designs coupled with easy-to-use and intuitive features that add the much needed convenience in your day to day living. Our range of quartz surfaces for Kitchen countertops from Caesarstone as well as our newly launched in-house brand Terra will leave you spell-bound. With a host of attractive colours and patterns that are closely inspired by nature, you are bound to find a suitable match bringing the overall design theme of your kitchen together,” says Jurgen Wolf, Managing Director, Häfele India.
A sub-brand of Acrysil Limited, Carysil is well-known for the state of the art kitchen sinks and modular kitchen accessories. It has become synonymous with luxury and quality in kitchens around the world with its design-led aesthetics and cutting-edge engineering. Primarily engaged in the manufacture of Granite based kitchen sinks, the brand has also diversified into the manufacture of stainless steel sinks and boasts a complete range of kitchen appliances such as chimneys, cook-tops, wine cellars and much more.
When it comes to kitchens, FCML provides you with the best in terms of quality, standard and uniqueness. Ventured into the modular kitchen business in the year 2017, FCML has now become a one-stop-shop for all kitchen related needs. The brand also houses luxury Italian kitchen brand Ernestomeda which is known for its aesthetically pleasing designs with practical solutions. Ernestomeda’s sturdy cabinetry structure makes the kitchen long-lasting and enables it to withstand issues related to weight, strength and quality amid heavy cooking and washing in these kitchens.
NOVACUCINA BY STUDIO CREO
Italian kitchens are all about excellent ergonomics. This is certainly the case for the Novacucina kitchen range by Studio CREO. Offering modern furnishing schemes for visually aesthetic results since 1990, the brand expresses all its flexibility in the strong combination of artisan attention to detail and contemporary dynamism. One is spoilt for choices when it comes to styles, materials, finishes, colours and solutions across splashbacks, benchtops, cabinets, doors, shelving and more.
“In 2021, we saw thinner, lighter and stronger cabinetry materials emerge. The kitchen design trend has seen a shift to the vintage kind of look with old weathered timber being used in conjunction with matt granular stainless steel. Use of contemporary display units with glass shutters with dramatic cabinet lighting has enhanced the whole kitchen experience. Kitchen islands have become the hub of interaction and activity with experiments in varying countertop materials and their thickness”, says Parushni Aggarwal, Founder and Creative Director, StudioCREO.
SIEMENS HOME APPLIANCES
An undisputed leader in Europe, Siemens is known for its technical precision and futuristic designs. The brand ventured into the home and kitchen appliances industry in the early 20th century and quickly became a symbol of reliability and quality over the decades. Their German engineering and intelligent innovations help them exceed customers’ expectations and deliver the best-in-class technology—be it refrigerators and ovens or dishwashers, coffee machines and washing machines. Siemens also has a diverse product portfolio apart from home appliances, like electrical installation systems and home automation to security systems as well as investment funds.
“Siemens home appliances speak a design language that is understated, yet intricate. It is as intuitive as it is innovative, and inspires living spaces that are worth sharing. And now, we have introduced the inspiring studioLine range which combines extraordinary design and a unique style. studioLine appliances are more than just highly functional equipment and are an expression of individuality. Siemens studioLine appliances are created for those who are not satisfied with the ordinary and want to turn every day into something extraordinary,” says Managing Director and CEO, BSH Home Appliances.
A ONE STOP DESTINATION FOR YOUR DREAM BATHROOM ONLY ATTHE VIRTUAL AD DESIGN SHOW 2021
A study once revealed that 72% of people get their best ideas in the shower. With all the dreamy bathroom products that the numerous brands come with, this number is sure to shoot to 100%, only at the virtual avatar of the AD Design Show 2021.
Bathrooms are often overlooked when it comes to house decoration. But, every design enthusiast knows the importance of having a bathroom shaped after one’s aesthetic. After all, it is the most intimate room of the house. Fulfill all your bathroom design aspirations at virtual AD Design Show 2021 with the massive showcase of global luxury brands and their products. Your dream bathroom is now just one click away. Keep reading to find out further about the brands:
BATHSENSE BY ASIAN PAINT
Bathsense by Asian Paint offers a unique bath experience to their buyers. With products that boast of supreme functionality, durability and sleek designs, this is a purchase that will guarantee you all things great. Their products range from faucets to showerheads, from washbasins to commodes. Even among these products, there are numerous design variations to suit your aesthetic. You can opt for the Halo Handshower, the Brass Body Shower, the 12 inch Rainfall Shower or other available designs according to your dream vision. The choices are endless! The washbasins, faucets and commodes also come in various shapes, colours and designs. To sum it up, Bathsense by Asian Paint offers all things sleek, long lasting and designed with comfort and hygiene in mind—therefore making it a perfect match for your dream bathroom.
C. BHOGILAL WEST END
With its opulent, innovative and unique designs, C. Bhogilal West End has long established themselves as a forerunner in high end bathroom products. They specialize in bath accessories, sanitary fittings, faucets, bathroom furniture, steam, sauna, spas and bathtubs. Each of their products have a personality of their own, making this brand stand apart in its ingenious design ideas. Their Kreoo Bowl countertop imitates the corolla of a flower while their Corvair faucet imposes sheer elegance in the bathroom. Have a look at their products and you’ll note just how magnificent and imaginative their designs are—something which has allowed them to deal with world renowned brands like Maison Valentino, THG Paris, Antonio Lupi to name a few.
This international multi-award winning brand has products that are featured in cruise ships, luxury five star hotels, exclusive spas and now, in your own bathroom! 120 years of experience and the prioritization of design, innovation and quality has led this pioneering German brand to reach dizzying heights of glory. Be it the Hg Vivenis Bath Spout, the Axor One Thermostatic Module, the Hg Rainfinity Overhead Shower or the Axor One 2 Hole Basin Mixer Select, all their products exemplify sheer elegance and timelessness. They have also collaborated with globally renowned designers like Jean-Maie Massaud and Philippe Starck. Need specially designed bathroom accessories available in numerous styles for your house? Well, look no further for Hansgrohe India is the one for you!
Your design inspirations may range from modern minimalism to 17th century elegance and the one stop solution to that? FCML Bathrooms! They offer internationally acclaimed European bathroom fittings in categories ranging from water closets, showers, washbasins to faucets, bathtubs, whirlpools and other bathroom accessories. Their products have unique features of their own. For example, their Claridge Console by Devon and Devon is inspired by Art Deco, the Iron by Bathco washbasin is a 100% recyclable product while the Eclipse Bathtub by Apaiser is inspired by the shape and texture of cockle shells by the beach. FCML equals innovation and top quality products ranging across numerous themes thereby making it the perfect partner for your bathroom decor.
This German brand is all things artistic and flawlessly engineered. They are known to constantly raise the bar in bathroom products by incorporating new designs and technology into it. Each of their collections have a particular design inspiration behind them be it the Kristall Suite, Opale Suite, Shin Suite, Pent Suite or others. The Pent Suite seeks inspiration from natural geometric shapes. This is seen in the products of this collection like the Pent Wash Basin which is created using pentagonal and hexagonal shapes. Meanwhile, the Kristall suite is inspired by two things—how light refracts from crystals and the fact that no two crystals are alike in nature. The products in this collection like the water closet or washbasin reflect exactly this through their ingenious designs. What’s more? No two products in this collection are alike! If German high quality innovation and technology is what you picture in your bathroom, Sternhagen is custom created solely for you!
VILLEROY & BOCH
A masterclass in interior decoration since 1748, Villeroy & Boch has always considered wellness and bathroom decor to be two sides of the same coin. What started in a tiny village in France is now a premium global company with markets in 125 different countries.Their bathroom products range across every possible category and serve the purpose of transforming your boring old bathroom into what can only be described as an oasis. From innovative hot tubs, sleek shower systems, beautiful baths to tasteful faucets, mirrors and several other accessories—it’s all available at the one and only Villeroy & Boch. If you want your bathroom to be a hub of relaxation, this is the brand for you.In this story:Enjoyed reading this article? To receive more articles like this, sign up for theVogue Newsletter