To someone who owns luxury apartments in Ahmedabad having an aesthetically pleasing home is crucial, most luxury properties are expected to be so and it is considered a given when purchasing property that costs more than 2 crores. A shoddy looking luxury apartment is undreamt of not just unheard of; however there may be many luxury apartments in Ahmedabad which are shoddy looking, from the inside.
It is not uncommon for someone who has recently come into wealth to go on a binge and purchase a home in one of the top projects in Ahmedabad and to fill such a home with gaudy furniture and interiors. To the rescue of such hapless socialites come large swaths of world class interior designers who offer their services so that a property in Ahmedabad can be as cultured on the inside as it is on the outside.
The relatively new emergence of new professions such as interior designers and wedding planners is a monumental change and indicates an evolving trend among Indian consumers to hire professionals for activities which were hitherto carried out by members of the household. Numerous apartments in Ahmedabad are so exquisite on the inside that upon entering one cannot admire the members of the household who had such refined taste as to decorate their drawing room with painting depicting ancient Egypt as well as traditional paintings from Japan, very likely many such luxury apartments in Ahmedabad may have received aid from a professional.
The prestige of individuals who do such work too is not to be doubted, many drive some of the most expensive vehicles made by man and themselves live in some of the best apartments in Ahmedabad. The exclusiveness of and prestige of an interior designer is largely passed around by word of mouth and by the quality of their work, when visiting a home whose interiors one cannot help but admire, the host is now often asked who his or her decorator is and if the host is found of the person inquiring the gracious host may reveal the identity of their decorator.
The services of interior decorators are not confined only to the rich and famous, even those who own some affordable apartments in Ahmedabad can avail some such services from a respected professional. As a matter of fact a large number of new stores all across the country offer services which mimic to some extent advise on home decoration, though such stores offer services which are more basic and are relevant only to such things as interiors, flooring and modular kitchens, even a few decades ago many such professions were unheard of by the mid segment home buyer.
It would seem that even Bollywood has found a new interior decorator who has shunned the old “haveli” in favor of modern apartments in Ahmedabad, Mumbai, Delhi and New York. The interiors of many homes seen on screen are today more realistic and far less dramatic than they were in the 1980’s, the more realistic stories of today also take place on movie sets which look not too dissimilar from many living rooms or flats in Ahmedabad.