What you see - You truly see masterpieces at this double-storied furniture and home decor showroom. Decked up with bright and inviting hoardings, with a fountain in its open area, engraved walls and a beautiful gallery that gives you a picturesque view of lush greenery outside, Master Pieces - Galerie De Designe, is a store that has actually been set up in a house. That said, we would also add that this has worked out quite well. Simply because the furniture and furnishings displayed over there give you the look and feel of how they would look in your home. So it is like visualizing your bedroom in different designs, right in front of you.
The store has had a history of a decade with its inception being in Mumbai. Inseeyah L Ezzuddin, who is said to be a gold medalist in Interior Designing, is the woman behind this store. It expanded its base to Hyderabad, very recently. In the main hall at this showroom in Hyderabad, you can see the gorgeous ‘Vermont Bed Set’ on display. Embellished with meena work and embroidery on velvet, this set is sure to take your breath away. However, whether it is functional or not is for you to decide as even the manager said that it is merely for display and not for actual use.
What you get - This store specializes in classical carved furniture and furnishings and aesthetically pleasing accessories. These include curtains as well as sofa covers (can be used on both the sides) which cost Rs. 250- 6,000 per meter, luxury bed sets (each set comes with a quilt, quilt runner and eight cushions) priced at Rs.32,000-54,000 and other soft furnishings.
Their impressive collection of classy furniture is made of original Burma Teak. Embellished with gold leaf covering and intricate carvings, the sofa sets, wardrobes, beds, roll top writing desks and recliners are a feast to the eyes. In accessories they have Venetian glass, hand-painted Italian ceramics, exotic crystal chandeliers (Rs. 1 lakh), paintings, porcelain planters, lamps, floor decor, embroidered lampshades, photo frames, huge candle stands, clocks, scented flowers and candles. Master Pieces also helps you in deciding the right furniture layout, colors and other interior designing aspects, at an additional cost.
The verdict - From furniture and furnishings to the exquisite accessories, everything seems to be appealing at this place. In fact, these are so royal, that they ought to make you feel like a king or a queen. The prices, as well, suit a king's pocket or rather chest. Nonetheless, do keep an eye for their new collections. Master Pieces ensures that it organizes these on a frequent basis.
Hyderabad Furniture has been written by Shah Barkha for MetroMela