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Instant Décor: Beautiful Book Covers
7 Tips to Convert Your Attic Into an Extra Living Room
If "Keep it down; I'm trying to read!" or fights over the remote are de rigueur, it might be time to turn your attic into a second hangout
Book to Know: 'Flea Market Chic'
Think flea market finds are just old junk not fit for a modern home? If so, it's time for a read and a rethink
Fresh Take: Sconces and Pendants as Bedside Lights
"wall-mounted reading lamp. Often swing arm, sometimes shaped like a ship's wheel with a... with a reading lamp atop it. Now this space-saving solution has inspired a chic trend... light for reading. I think I would have to have a book-light to read in bed. I totally... regular lamp (with metal parts) into a touch lamp - one way to avoid fumbling with... table lamps as a guideline, tall lamps are generally 25" -30" so the shades..."
Creating a Tablescape
"with a reading lamp. A smile pile of books you like that are also pretty with a small... table lamp there? What do you tend to do in this space? Do you need some of it... plants, lamps, perhaps a tea service. Because these tend to be longer, some semblance... ceramic lamp, a fun John Derian paperweight, a small Snow and Graham standing calender... paper lamp looks perfect with it. This is the perfect way to do a coffee table flower..."
Room of the Day: Dark and Daring Pay Off in a Den Redesign
Indigo walls and woodwork, textured furnishings, task lighting and a media center turn a neglected room into a family hangout
"center, reading lamps, patterns and layers of textures turned the room into one of... They are read, enjoyed, dusted, paged, viewed .......and often re-read and I "hear"... books, read, unread, "accessorized" or not.... ....love the drenching in Polo blue... for the lamps,” she says. The antique brass upholstery nails can also take on a bronze... able to read in here and prop her feet up on the windowsill, so Galbraith chose comfortable..."
Ideabook 911: Desks in the Bedroom — Yea or Nay?
"love a reading area or maybe a work space but it's quite an awkward space...any ideas... a good reading lamp. Choose peace, escape and relaxation in your bedroom. Have recently... stationery, a reading lamp, and often a plant or vase of flowers is a practical, welcoming... bedroom for reading - and yes to the guest bedroom with a desk for checking email. I do... place to read, share morning beverage or evening apparatif with your significant other..."
Houzz Tours: Lucas's Loft in the Trees
"throw reading, talking on the phone, or having a soul-satisfying conversation with... you have lamps get the dimmer switches from IKEA. It can have quite an impact and help... you can read about how large artwork can make a small space feel small; dark colors... see or read about some design expert saying the exact opposite. I personally dislike... exact same lamps on each bedside. Break your own rules if you feel like it. I heard once..."
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
"you're reading this ideabook, you've probably already looked at hundreds, if not thousands... put in a reading lamp nor worse yet in a child's room. Thank you for this information... bulb or lamp - the CRI or color rendition index. Choosing a lamp on kelvin only is... Meredith: I read the article on Cree lamps but they miss the point. Wattage and Kelvin... manufactured lamp. Most Incandescent lamps have a high CRI rating (90-95) but a temp of..."
Create Page-Turning Design with Books
"Side lamps not high enough? I bet Jane Eyre can help! Mantle feeling empty? Surely... under a lamp? Books are for reading, not for holding up lamps and holding down chairs... bathroom reads. Might as well enjoy a little time to yourself! No. I actually read books... starfish, a reading lamp and you got yourself a book vignette. Just can't live with books... height of a lamp is important: It works best at eye level when you’re sitting down. If..."
Bike-Chain Chandeliers You've Got to See
Take a video ride with us to see how an artist creates amazing lighting fixtures solely from bike parts
"sconces and lamps. Her latest commission is for French watchmaker F.P. Journe’s Los Angeles... used as a reading lamp. The larger pieces have up to 12 - 18, 25-watt bulbs and light... when I read the original comment about light was that I'd no more expect a Chihuly... chandeliers, lamps and sconces, all from discarded bike pieces. Alzaga, shown here, was..."
10 Cabin Rental Basics for City Slickers
"games, reading and making soup. Staying in a cabin is quite fun, but there are things... even a reading lamp. You will need a cozy "over pajama" layer, to beat the pre-fire... ha-ha, she read 2 pages, falling asleep from exhaust after all day activity in cold, hot... while reading.........Ah........... Wonderful log cabin: www.vrbo.com/117879 Relating... time to read the information the owner has prepared for you regarding trash disposal..."
12 Deadly Decorating Sins
"have a reading lamp to give you enough light to read by. I thought the first picture... in your lamps? Or are there a lot of battery-powered lamps I don't know about... use a reading lamp. If I walk into a home with 75-watt bulbs in every fixture and... plug in a lamp? Run the cord across the open floor to the wall? Interesting article... For reading, you'll probably still want to put a comfy chair near an outlet..."
Set the Scene for a Stress-Free Holiday Visit
Put your guests at ease and take the pressure off hosting by prepping your space with psychology in mind
"assortment of reading books, cookbooks, etc. An adjustable reading lamp is nice. Love all... tables and lamps, tv, and music and reading materials, the view of deer chomping on the... some nice lamps and small rocking chair for reading. I've got a nice bedroom suite with... loft has reading chairs, bookcase with reading materials and games, and mood and reading... needs to read this. Being her guest is such a stressful experience I never want to repeat..."
The Question That Can Make You Love Your Home More
Change your relationship with your house for the better by focusing on the answer to something designers often ask
"lounging to read a book (we are using this in what we dub the library/reading room).... good reading lamps , inviting chairs , a diningrooom with only six chairs because... Plus good reading lamps. Also nice artwork on the walls. Not necessarily expensive.... sit and read, meditate or listen to music; a table to gather at with people who support... make a reading area with a comfy sofa and bookshelves in close proximity in part..."