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Lighting is a key component of interior and exterior design. It has the capacity to alter one's perceptions of a place's style, spaciousness, and serenity. The right lighting fixtures in a space will enhance the desired ambiance, function, and beauty without detracting from any of those things.

Maison and Objet Shows Many Options for Bedroom Lamps Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Vera Dordick, on April 4, 2016

Maison and Objet Shows Many Options for Bedroom Lamps

Bedroom lamps can be a challenging home decor issue:  The lighting needs to be soft and create a calming mood, but it also has to be appropriate for tasks such as reading in bed or just finding what you need in dresser drawers.  The right combination of bedroom lamps will solve the challenge and provide general...

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Wall Lights Bring a Room from Drab to Dramatic Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Vera Dordick, on March 23, 2016

Wall Lights Bring a Room from Drab to Dramatic

If lighting is an afterthought in home decor, then wall lights may be the most overlooked element. Wall lights can be crucial in solving lighting issues, especially in tight or unusual spaces. Of course, they add warmth to any space without being overwhelming and can also serve as an art piece. So many cool wall lights are available...

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Brass Light Fixtures Steal All The Attention With Their Golden Charm Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Simona Ganea, on February 29, 2016

Brass Light Fixtures Steal All The Attention With Their Golden Charm

The metal allow commonly known as brass is often used in the crafting of decorative items, being appreciated for its golden appearance and natural beauty. There are many different uses for brass and many beautiful and interesting ways of taking advantage of its golden look when decorating a space. Brass light fixtures are only one...

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Update Home Decor with Artsy New Lighting Fixtures for 2016 Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Vera Dordick, on February 19, 2016

Update Home Decor with Artsy New Lighting Fixtures for 2016

The new year is still young and the 2016 design show season is just getting started, but if the lighting designs we saw at  IDS Toronto are any indication, it’s going to be a very interesting year for lighting decor. Sleek and shiny, handcrafted wood, and graffiti-inspired — there was a lighting style for every...

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Welcome Books Back Into Your Life With Stylish Reading Lights Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Simona Ganea, on February 8, 2016

Welcome Books Back Into Your Life With Stylish Reading Lights

Kids these days seem to do a lot of things wrong. This continuous concern is called juvenois and has been around for ages. Just like we’re now concerned that kids these days don’t know what socialization really is, with all the electronic devices they use, others before us were concerned about how the younger generation...

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20 Examples of Copper Pendant Lighting For Your Home Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Grace Lynne Fleming, on December 21, 2015

20 Examples of Copper Pendant Lighting For Your Home

From trendy to industrial, there’s a new kid in town that’s taking over the trend in home lighting. Kitchens, home offices, side tables, bedrooms and the like are all getting a makeover in terms of bursts of brilliance in all nooks and crannies. Let’s take a peek at 20 examples of copper pendant lighting –...

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Modern Lighting Fixtures Bring Current Touch To Living Space Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Vera Dordick, on November 26, 2015

Modern Lighting Fixtures Bring Current Touch To Living Space

Modern lighting has come such a long was from traditional lamps and fixtures.  Aside from being driven by designers’ creativity, the advent of LED lighting and other technological advances have made possible new designs and artistic features that just a decade ago were not possible. Modern lighting fixtures run the gamut of design styles, from spare...

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