Shagun Khare

Shagun is a writer and editor covering design, lifestyle, and culture. Put simply? She captures the beauty of environments and objects through words. She's also interested in the humans behind these things — particularly how people’s backgrounds inform their style. Shagun's words have appeared in Lonny, Apartment Therapy, The Spruce, Kitchn, and more, reaching millions of readers. She's also covered prominent figures such as Anna Sheffield, Nilou Moutamed, and Robin Arzón. Outside of work, you'll find her baking vegan treats or walking by the water.
The Best Lighting for Your Kitchen, According to Interior Designers
Should you go for can lights, sconces, or chandeliers?
Dec 25, 2022
8 Special Hostess Gifts Everyone Will Want This Season
Our favorite picks all come in under $100.
Dec 11, 2022
6 Smart Tips for Adding Color to Your Kitchen, According to Interior Designers
Whether you’re looking for something moody or vibrant, soothing or showy. 
Dec 1, 2022
4 Things I Learned from My Indian Parents About Being a Great Dinner Party Guest
"After attending countless feasts, I’ve been able to see (somewhat) past the food and how the occasions are actually a beautiful team effort."
Nov 12, 2022
3 Essential Elements for a No-Stress Halloween Bash, According to a Celebrity Event Designer
It's super easy to throw the party of your dreams (or, should we say, nightmares).
Oct 20, 2022
The 8 Best Things to Buy at Target This Fall to Achieve Cozy Kitchen Vibes
Tips from The Kitchn
Are you ready for sweater weather?
Sep 8, 2022
7 Easy Ways to Instantly Refresh Your Patio Without Breaking the Bank
Tips from The Kitchn
Every one of these picks is $40 or under.
Jul 7, 2022
8 Tips for Dressing Up Your Patio This Summer
Tips from The Kitchn
These plant pros really delivered the advice!
Jul 1, 2022
A Brief History of Popcorn Ceilings — Including Why They Got So Popular in the First Place
People seriously used to love this design feature!
May 10, 2022
5 DIY Pros Share Their Best Money-Saving Hacks
Tips from The Kitchn
Wallpaper anything you want ... even your fridge.
Apr 26, 2022