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Want Gorgeous Interior Colors? Look to the Light
See how to manipulate natural and artificial light — and learn about those baffling new bulbs — to get the exact room colors you want
"artificial light — and learn about those baffling new bulbs — to get the exact room colors... supplemental lighting, which affects how you see the interior colors. Get inspired by... with the lighting you plan to use before you start painting. With all the new technology... adjusting the light in the area where I paint. We've had one of these in our hall bath (that... recessed LED lights throughout our new construction and I CAN'T tolerate the light they..."
Aqua Creations: Lighting as Sculpture
"furniture and lighting atelier. The unique forms of these light fixtures are commanding... pendant lights, in arrangements or in the form of a floor lamp. Here's a look.... in an area adjacent to the kitchen. No matter how good the stove hood is, there's... kitchen area. These are beautiful. Reminds me of a modern version of Fortuny lighting... I love light fixtures from Aqua Creation and the fact that they can customize to our..."
10 Ways to Get Your Lighting Right
Learn how to layer table lamps, floor lamps and overhead fixtures to get the lighting you need and the mood you want
"get the lighting you need and the mood you want... styles of lighting for people to choose from in this world. After all, a lamp is a functional... way you light a room will completely change the space, and having multiple lighting... those light sources on a dimmer makes it incredibly easy to change up the brightness... canned lighting, under cabinet lighting, cove lighting, etc. Great article Melisa... overhead light on as well as offer a different sort of lighting. :) @Frenchdecor I..."
Design Workshop: Cool Lighting Tricks
We turn you on to pro lighting strategies to highlight features, create intrigue and make the most of indoor and outdoor rooms
"to pro lighting strategies to highlight features, create intrigue and make the most... Good lighting designs balance three primary types of light: ambient, task and accent... awareness of light levels around us and assigned them meanings — the warm afternoon sun... invokes light to play on these emotions, to render the scale and mood of our spaces... designers make lighting decisions based on the needs of individual spaces and how to tip that..."
Fantastical Landscape Lighting to Kindle a Fanciful Air
"landscape lighting. Once you've mastered the basics of outdoor lighting, you're ready... everyday lighting, some dramatic and inexpensive DIY light "art" that looks like a million... range of lighting options now available, the sky's the limit when it comes to landscape... landscape lighting magnum opus. The pleasures of the night garden await.... landscape light, made by the very talented folks at Attraction Lights, I believe Love..."
15 Ways to Create Drama With Light Fixtures
Use lights as artful decorating elements, and watch them draw attention for more than their ability to illuminate
"Use lights as artful decorating elements, and watch them draw attention for more... lamps and light fixtures help set the mood of a space with their light, but they do the... choosing light fixtures. Whether you are a traditionalist or a radical modernist, carve... creative lighting choices. For guidance I’ve assembled some interesting fixtures that... dinette area, I used outdoor lights on a high wall for part of the room's lighting..."
12 Fun Light Fixtures Made From Found Objects
Trash became treasure in these one-of-a-kind lights. See if they inspire your own DIY pendant project
"one-of-a-kind lights. See if they inspire your own DIY pendant project... Light fixtures are one of the best ways to put a personal stamp on your home. While... unique light: create one from a found object. You can make a pendant or chandelier... pendant light kit, or have a lamp maker or electrician fashion one for you. (For those... icicle lights. A friend calls them my Gumbo lights.... My first light project was..."
Light Your Home With Industrial-Strength Style
"Lighting Design: How to Make the Warehouse Look Work for You... factory lighting in her own decor? That's where industrial-style lighting comes in... countertop light for outdoor kitchen area. We used the same industrial pendants over a... kitchen, the light fixtures are the perfect compliment to everything else!! LOVE Barn Light... Decorative light fittings add more value to home, office.The high bay and low bay lamps..."
16 Bathroom Light Fixtures That Radiate Style
"unexpected light fixtures for the bathroom abound... out your light fixture. A new light fixture has the ability to provide not only the... letting the light shine, make sure your bathroom is illuminated in expert style.... separate area with their own lights. I don't like the shadows in the grey bathroom... vanity lights are on. Sometimes all it takes is a small change. Lighting can make... custom lighting ideas here: http://custm.co/hz/19 Thanks prettyhappynut for alerting..."
Hang the Perfect Light Over Your Holiday Table
"pendant light for your dining room... table lighting. The right light makes everything look better! So lets review some... a 60" light fixture? Seems excessive and difficult to find. Any other guidelines... to pick lighting for either the kitchen table or island, depending on what I come up... it (the lighting store thought to be too big but it is just right)...So my question... however the area within which my dining table is situated in the open plan measures 11..."
7 Tips for Lovely Traditional Living Room Lighting
If your traditional living room is stuck in the dark ages, turn it into a shining example of good design with these lighting strategies
"Proper lighting accentuates the room's design scheme and creates a sophisticated feel... and can lights can transform your traditional space. Here are seven tips that can help... clients that lighting, as well as color, makes a room. Love this lighting! I have no outlet... floor lamp lighting? Great lighting, but if your room is rectangular and your coffee table... place the light? Centered in the room or centered over the coffee table? Lighting is..."
House Hunting? Look Carefully at the Light
"placed lighting fixtures, and keep the window coverings light, airy, and light filtering... living areas and kitchen much lighter. In the master bedroom, we have a light blocking... flick on a light switch in the summer. Pure magic! Not only check for light but angle... block our light. We not only have excellent light from the south, it comes from at least... lots of light coming in, giving us good light and a fantastic view over the landscape..."
Expert Lighting Design Secrets
A professional designer turns us on to the 10 most important things to know when lighting rooms and art
"know when lighting rooms and art... Quatro Lighting Designs is an expert in how to show your home in the right light.... Planning lighting for your entire house or even one room can be an overwhelming task... hiring a lighting designer is the easiest solution. But if you're on a tight budget... his top lighting advice. His number-one piece of advice is to plan ahead, as often... often lighting comes up after you've run through your budget. "No matter how many beautiful..."
8 Ways to Design With Light
"Ways Light Can Remake a Room... it's task lighting in the kitchen, adequate lighting in bathrooms or just having any... proper lighting is one of the most common complaints I hear from homeowners. Whether... any lighting in a bedroom, there seems to be a shortage of the proper kind and type... type of lighting in most home building. Here are 8 ways you can enhance your space through... good task lighting and also mood lighting to boot! Track light...."
Skinny Windows: Exclamation Points of Light
"walls with light and well-curated views... openness and light. I must have light. I have some skinny windows and they are a real challenge... evening lights in big windows can highlight your life. Third - weather - you might... the bay area. it makes me think your spiritual home must be out here and not in nyc... to let light in and also let me see my pretty yard outside. Decision confirmed!... wanted more light, we'd pinch the middle of the curtain with a ribbon. Forgot about those..."