What's the first word that comes to your mind when you hear the word IKEA? Furniture, minimal, functional? These are probably what helps define everyone's favourite Swedish brand-IKEA. For decor and furniture junkies, this brand is nothing less than Disneyland. But since we love shopping local, we've decided to curate a bunch of decor and lifestyle brands that resonate a lot with our North Star. And, we think these deserve your attention.
Love IKEA? The Best Functional Decor Brands Similar To This Swedish Giant
Spin: For Functional Furniture
The list had to begin with this one. Spin is a minimal home decor brand offering solutions for a modern household. Their collection is highly inspired by the Japanese principles of minimalism and simplicity. From functional storage solutions to television consoles, you can trust this brand to uplift your space.
Collection: Smart storage, beds and seating, special kids furniture, stationery.
Price: Home decor collection starts at INR 4,000 and upwards. Find tiny home knick-knacks starting at INR 400 and upwards.
The Artment: For Luxe Home Solutions
Luxury meets functional and smart at The Artment. Yes, their collection could be seen as slightly on the higher end, but their designs and quality make the purchase completely worth it. What we love the most about their website is that they've divided their collection based on evolution in design and decor. You'll find collections for Imperialism, Surrealism, Bohemian, Victorian Era, Nordic style and more.
What's in for your home? Think minimal tea sets, chic home essentials, smart lighting options, classy home furnishing and more.
Collection: Functional furniture, home accents, lighting & dining, gifting.
Pricing: INR 600 and upwards.
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Ellementry: For Handcrafted Everyday Essentials
Another favourite which had to make it to this list! Ellementary is a great lifestyle e-store you can trust for stunning handcrafted products with a contemporary touch. While we loved their home decor collection, it's their kitchenware and cutlery we're going ga-ga over. You'll find the most amazing wooden platters, dessert and cake stands and quirky kitchen decor and essentials.
Collection: Tableware, home decor, furniture and lighting, chic kitchen accessories and essentials, barware, linen.
Price: INR 500 and upwards.
Josmo Studio: A Haven For Minimal Furniture
Sleek black chairs, chic lounge sofas, wackies table designs, Ottomans - say hello to Josmo Studio which does the most amazing furniture and home accessories. But, please note that it's on the higher end, so it's perfect for your home if you're happy to splurge. If you're looking for furniture which effectively doubles as storage, check out their consoles and table which would be a great addition to your living room. Plus, helps get rid of the clutter.
Collection: Seating, tables, beds, lighting and accessories.
Price: INR 10,000 and upwards.
Lap & Dado: For Excellent Customised Furniture
So, you're looking for contemporary pieces of furniture with just a tad bit of vintage charm attached to them? Look no further and head straight to Lap & Dado. From minimalist tableware to customized cabinets, these folks are the real deal. You can even give them a design or show them a pattern you like and they will recreate it for you.
Collection: Customised cabinets, handcrafted tables, home accessories, lighting, pet-friendly furniture (YES) and more.
Price: Upon request
N Square Studio: For Finely Crafted Furniture
Pouffes, throws, rugs, ottomans - N Square Studio's aesthetics are as Scandinavian as they can get. The fact that they've got handcrafted and sustainable pieces of furniture makes it all the more appealing. If you're big on clean storage options, N Square Studio has some sleek hanging and desk organisers.
Collection: Dhurries, organisers, runners, racks, chairs and other home accessories.
Price: INR 800 upwards
Topp Brass: For Elegant Decor Accents
Nothing shouts minimalist more than Topp Brass's collection of home decor. From furniture like stools, tables, racks, etc., to home accents made out of brass, they've got it all.
Collection: Furniture, home accents and other pieces like wall mirrors, etc.
Price: 350 upwards
Niche Studio: For Conscious Shopping
Love all things wooden? Niche Studio has got tons of wooden decor pieces made using upcycled materials only. So think wooden mounts for keeping planters or books, offbeat Floating Wooden Shelves, Pine Pedestal, Lamps roped with jute and lots more.
Collection: Wooden accents, decor pieces and furniture made using upcycled materials.
Price: INR 700 upwards
Mohh: For Contemporary Decor
Neutral shades, elegant designs and high on functionality are how we would define Mohh's collection. So, if you're looking for modern solutions for your spaces, this place has got tons of planters. bedside tables, wall mirrors, organisers, et al.
Collection: Planters, wall mirrors, organisers, laptop stands, wall hangings, trays and more.
Price: INR 700 upwards
Nestasia: For 'Gram-Worthy Home Knick Knacks
If you're looking for something that's functional yet cutesy, this home decor brand is for you. From their minimal organisers to grammable dinnerware and from vibrant planters to wall decor that doubles as storage and classy matte vases, Nestasia's got a collection that's simply breathtaking. We particularly loved their super compact and minimal coffee tables which are apt for tiny spaces.
Collection: Dinnerware, organisers and storage, coffee tables, tea sets and mugs, kitchen utilities, cane furniture and more.
Price: INR 600 and upwards.
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H&M Home is our minimalist favourite. The sought-after brand offers an assortment of furniture, decor, and storage. It has rattan side tables, chic lights, accessories, decorations, soft furnishings, vases, and plant pots in soft or muted colours for an elegant look. If you don't like clutter in your abode, H&M Home will be your best bet.
Collection: Cushions, cutlery, home decor, bed linen, and almost everything you need to set up your home.
Price: 399 upwards