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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.

The Donut table lamp Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Simona Ganea, on December 6, 2011

The Donut table lamp

A lamp is usually a great accessory. It’s both useful and it makes a beautiful decoration. Since the practical aspect is so easy to be taken care of, the designers now tend to focus more of the actual shape and design of the lamp. This is the Donut lamp. The name is a little misleading....

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Belly Table Lamp Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Loredana Sava, on December 6, 2011

Belly Table Lamp

I am sure you have all seen at least once in your life a belly dancer. They are amazing because they can move their hips so well and make you dizzy. But what I noticed about these belly dancers are the curved surfaces they have. There is nothing pointy and sharp about them, but everything...

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Terracotta Table Lamp Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Loredana Sava, on December 2, 2011

Terracotta Table Lamp

When I hear something about terracotta I immediately think of think of the great army of Chinese terracotta soldiers buried some place in China. Or maybe I think of my grandmother’s stove which was made of terracotta. But I never think about a lamp. I guess that is exactly what makes it so special and...

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Bethlehem Lighting Starlight Sphere Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Loredana Sava, on December 1, 2011

Bethlehem Lighting Starlight Sphere

People use lights and all kinds of shining and glittering decorations when they want to celebrate. It is like they have been forbidden to use the fire for so long so they compensate now by using lights all over the place, especially around Christmas and New Year’s Eve. I don’t know if this is true...

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Recycled Glass Monarch Night Light Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Loredana Sava, on November 28, 2011

Recycled Glass Monarch Night Light

I think it is very well to recycle, as this way you protect nature and preserve its natural beauty and everything it has to offer. You can recycle paper, but also glass. Glass is made of some kind of sand and it will eventually be gone unless we recycle. So why don’t we find a...

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Happy Thanksgiving and original Manila Rope Lights by Atelier 688 Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Simona Ganea, on November 25, 2011

Happy Thanksgiving and original Manila Rope Lights by Atelier 688

I’ve always loved original designs. I love the way they manage to take you by surprise and to be so deceiving but in a good way. That’s why these particular lights are one of my favorites so far. Designed by Atelier 688, the Manila Rope Lights are very original and they manage to combine something...

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The retro Library Chandelier Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Simona Ganea, on November 24, 2011

The retro Library Chandelier

A chandelier is always an elegant touch to any interior. It adds a certain style, it creates a certain distinguished atmosphere that can’t really be recreated with anything else. Chandeliers are usually antique or retro, sometimes modern. The so called Modern Library Chandelier is not as much modern as it is retro. The chandelier has...

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The oversized Townsend hammered pendant Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Simona Ganea, on November 22, 2011

The oversized Townsend hammered pendant

I’ve always had a thing for those pendant you usually see hanging above pool tables. There’s something about their shape that makes them eye-catching and unique. That;s also why I find this oversized Townsend pendant very attractive. It’s been inspired by the traditional billiard-hall lighting and it has an oversized domed shape. This way its...

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