Mrunalini is a dreamer, a doer, a thinker. She sees possibility everywhere. A 1994 architecture graduate, her uniqueness comes in being both- a designer with a delicate sense of aesthetics as well as a no-nonsense manager who can drive deadlines. A study in business management from IMDR, further honed her managerial and inter-personal skills.
Design is not just
what it looks like
and feels like.
Design is how it works.
- Steve Jobs
Some people look for a beautiful place . Then there are some who make a place Beautiful.
For Mrunalini, Architecture and Interior designing is more than a visual field. It is tactile and dynamic. It is a cumulative articulation of space, colors, textures, functionality and spontaneity, a manifestation of the client's personality and taste. With an inherent knack of mixing patterns, colours and textures, Mrunalini and her team deftly weave charming spaces that her clients identify with.
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Multi-faceted and vibrant, Mrunalini is an avid reader, a keen sportsperson, an art and craft enthusiast, an amateur painter, with a deep passion for music and dance. Mrunalini loves life and constantly seeks to add more meaning and more dimensions to it.
With the conviction that true meaning and satisfaction comes by serving others, Mrunalini is an ardent Rotarian, active in the field of literacy, child development and women empowerment. As the founder of ASMI-A Single Mothers' Initiative, a support group for working single mothers, she believes that happy mothers make happy homes that nurture happy children.
Service to others is the rent you pay for your room here on earth
- Muhammad Ali
The meaning of life is find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.
- William Shakespeare
" The key to great design is
capturing the spirit of the client
and the essence of the space. "
A post graduate in Town and Country Planning, Mangesh is a passionate designer and handling large scale projects with aplomb comes naturally to him. Mangesh's forte lies in his ability to empathise with the client, accurately determine the client's requirements and express it convincingly on paper.
A DSIGNR KNWS HE HS ACHVD PRFCTN NT WHN THR IS NTHNG LFT TO AD, BT WHN THR IS NTHNG LFT TO TK AWY.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Mangesh's love for architecture began at an early age, often tagging along with his architect father, watching the journey of forms from drawing board to sites. Not surprisingly, Mangesh is very intuitive with forms and blends it effortlessly with the surroundings. He believes resolutely that "form follows function" and succeeds unequivocally in delivering BOTH, much to the client's delight.
As the Vice President of Indian Institute of Architects, Pune Center, Mangesh plays an important role in bringing the architectural fraternity of the city together, under various themes of art and design. His amicable and jovial nature easily marks him as Mr. Congenial amongst contemporaries.
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Photography is an art of observation. It has little to do with the things you see and everything to do with the WAY you see them.
- Elliott Erwitt
Amiable and serene, Mangesh is very musically inclined. His nimble fingers are equally magical on the synthesizer's keyboard and he makes it a point to add melody to his weekends. Mangesh's second love is photography. Adeptly capturing beautiful moments and composing perfect frames, Manguesh is much sought after amongst friends and family for his portrait photography.
" An enterprise succeeds not because it is big
or it has been long established
but because there are people in it,
who live it, sleep it, dream it
and build great future plans! "
The combined advantages of their different fortes, in addition to their 20 years of easy camaraderie,
sets this design duo apart and echoes unquestionably, that the whole is greater than sum of its parts.
At AMETHYST. AMBER, the genesis of
Affordable Interiors, every project is a fusion of their vision and distinctly individual philosophies, a delightful melange of artistic expression and sensibility.