A stately heritage location overlooking the QutubMinar, The Kila is Delhi’s scorching new fashion destination. Joining the ranks of India’s finest designers – Sabyasachi, Manish Malhotra, Manish Arora amongst others – at this prestigious retail space is The House of Marigold. The Ahmedabad-based luxury watch brand – also available in Mumbai, Jaipur, Udaipur, San Francisco, with an upcoming store in Dubai – has launched its boutique flagship store in the capital on a glamorous high. Not only has The House of Marigold invigorated the capital’s fashion landscape, its plush interiors have set new standards in retail interiors as the House of Marigold interiors work on the theme of ‘Modern Baroque’.
Designed by the brand’s CEO ShilpaChoksi along with India’s finest art directorOmung Kumar, the uberluxe spaceat the Kila, near QutabMinar, features crystal chandeliers, mouldings, silk carpets and gold-hued sofas and chairs. Think luscious jewel tones with soothing pastels – olive greens, lemon and mango sorbets – swillingaround sweeping balustrades, mirrored tables with wings and 2.25 karat gold platted leaf work on walls! The veritable treasure trove of limited edition vintage clocks from European markets and Mediterranean towns also adorn the store.With three sub-brands under the label – Marigold, Aabhasa and Jacaranda – there’s a wealth of bespoke watches on offer. Choksi’s designs for Marigold, with rubies, emeralds and diamonds set in 18-karat gold, have been lauded for their innovation and story-telling exquisiteness.
Store address: House of Marigold
· Delhi: The Kila, Seven Style Mile, Kalka das Marg, Mehrauli, New Delhi
· Ahmedabad: 22, New AlkapuriSoc, GulbaiTekra, Ahmedabad