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Budget Decorator: 12 Cheap and Chic Fall Centerpieces
Some of the best things in fall are free (or nearly so) and make for beautiful, meaningful displays to brighten a table
Party Inspiration: Striking Table Settings
Simple Pleasures: The Big Sunday Lunch
Dark Hardware Anchors a Light Space
If your rooms are floating away from too much airiness, bring them back to earth with dark curtain rods, cabinet hardware and more
"your rooms are floating away from too much airiness, bring them back to earth with... lighter room. Here are some rooms that do just that.... about light interiors. Neutral palettes, soft tones, white on white. But sometimes... living and dining room that has very tall vaulted ceilings. The walls are painted white... floor and light fixture. While a light curtain rod on the light wall would have worked... Custom lighting and light colors give the room an airy feeling, while richer, warmer..."
Shedding Light: The Revolutionary Nature of Windows
"About Any Room With the Magic of Natural Light... let in light and open up a space. Windows are a conduit to the outside world, and... natural light they bring in elminates the need for more electricity. They also can... Always have light from two sources into every room. Think motel rooms for the yeech factor... called a dining room). When I bought the place it came with unsightly plastic faux-wood... natural light. Even more so since we spent a week in a beautiful but very dark home..."
How to Use Mirrors for More Light and Style
A well-placed mirror gives a room sparkle, surprise and a bright, open feeling. Here are 15 clever ideas to try in your own house
"gives a room sparkle, surprise and a bright, open feeling. Here are 15 clever ideas... most of a room's natural light, enhances views, opens a small space and adds oomph to... from a dining room looking into a living room... I think that is a doorway, not a... on the lights... Stunning! Small rooms really benefit from mirror treatments. My... in the room it makes the room feel twice the size while also giving a feeling of a..."
My Houzz: Light and Bright in an Amsterdam High-Rise
Crisp white fabrics and finishes plus lots of natural light equals a modern Netherlands apartment with no room for the blues
"natural light equals a modern Netherlands apartment with no room for the blues... natural light — and an elevator. To avoid any semblance of a cold, dark space, Dussouchaud... living, dining area combine in a big open room and allows more natural light comes... also the room for natural lighting is simply exceptional. @ Atelier de Chantal Thank... northern light for your creative work. Thank you for sharing. light flows thru the..."
Frame the View with Divided-Light Windows
"interest to rooms of any style... Divided-light windows, also known as multi-light, fall into the latter category, in... panes of lights or "lites" (also known as glass). Multi-light windows came about because... divided-light window, the panes of glass are separated and held by muntins — strips... divided-light window, a broken pane of glass is easier to replace than an entire window... Divided Light work accounts for around 90% of what we produce for our U.S. market...."
How to Add a Skylight or Light Tube
New project for a new year: Increase daylight and maybe even your home’s energy efficiency by opening a room to the sky
"opening a room to the sky... natural light in dining room plus access to side patio). We love the light tube - rarely... kitchen lights during the day. Our family room has two skylights (the room was an... powder room. The amount of light they bring to those 2 rooms is amazing. Will do... 46591/lighting-modern-exterior-san-diego Cor da parede I do love the dining room... interior room gain light, and were pleasantly surprised to find that it acted as a very..."
A Pattern Language: Light From Two Sides
"Successful Room, Bring In Daylight From Two Directions... buildings with rooms of varied lighting conditions, the authors conclude that light on two... 159 — Light on Two Sides of Every Room — purports that the success or failure of... of a room is determined by the arrangement of daylight. Based on observations of people... artificial light and the ability to naturally ventilate a space. Whatever the reasoning..."
Hanging Lanterns Cast Porches in the Right Light
Don't leave guests dangling in the dark. Brighten their outlook with warm, welcoming hanging lanterns for your outdoor room
"n any room, indoors or out, lighting is a subtle but crucial way to set the mood... outdoor room, and sets the tone for laid-back festivities. See if any of these tips... indoor dining areas, outdoor dining areas can be enhanced by the right light fixtures... over your dining table. A pair, or even three, creates visual interest and enough light... Too-small light fixtures are one of the fastest ways to draw negative attention to a..."
Guest Picks: Shining Examples of Chinoiserie Lighting
"e any room a bright spot with glam Asian-inspired lamps, pendants and chandeliers... ement lighting has become the jewelry of beautiful rooms. Here are my picks for lamps... give the room, and the people in it, a lovely glow. — Beth from Chinoiserie Chic... glass lighting & art in unique colors. www.GalileeLighting.com to receive our catalog... Sales@GalileeLighting.com We deliver worldwide. while all of those light fixtures and lamps..."
7-Day Plan: Get a Spotless, Beautifully Organized Dining Room
"you a dining room you’ll be happy to use every day... your dining room become a catchall for the odds and ends of daily life? Or is it... Getting the dining room fresh, clean and well organized is a good first step toward using... get your dining room in shape, so you can enjoy nightly dinners with your loved ones... keep a dining room clean is to use it, as a dining room. That certainly can't be said... other rooms of the house: kitchen, mudroom, bathroom... I love my dining room. We..."
See the Light With White Accessories
Dark isn't the only drama maker. White frames, vases, art and more can add sensational style to rooms from traditional to modern
"style to rooms from traditional to modern... of the room shine. For versatility and a clean, modern feel, it's hard to beat the... these rooms is grey or a variation of grey. would have been nice to see a different... those rooms where there tends to never be enough space. Sticking with white touches... makes the room feel cleaner, larger and less cluttered. White file and storage boxes... made for dining, but if you love them, why hide them behind a cabinet? White china looks..."
10 Ideas for Summery Dining Room Decor
Bring in beach finds, garden goodness and nature-honoring artwork for a dining room as fresh as the season
"for a dining room as fresh as the season... for your dining room this summer? Check out these 10 ways to spruce up your space, from... chinoiserie dining chairs; where are they from? Love the dining table in the last pic.... almost any room a 3d room, clean it if necessary and start playing with furniture. I love... embellished light fitting and natural rug in the 7th picture. The last picture I just love... of the light and the airiness. I love the chalkboard table. Great for assigned seating..."