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The Sleeker Side of Pendant Lighting
"Right Light From Above Can Define a Space... pendant lighting. By definition, these are any lights that hang from a ceiling, including... pendant lighting goes way beyond a huge centerpiece lighting of a chandelier. Pendant... Pendant lights come in all shapes and sizes. They can diffuse light or cast quite direct... your own lighting, you know that the choice is no mere finishing touch detail. The choice... choice of lighting can make or break a room. There is so much to consider, from the placement..."
Pick the Right Pendant for Your Kitchen Island
Don't settle for bland builder-grade pendant lights when you can have your pick of colors and kinds to match your kitchen's style
"pendant lights when you can have your pick of colors and kinds to match your kitchen's... droplet lights. Builder-grade pendant lights have become as predictable as maple and... Because the lights that hang over your kitchen peninsula are a great opportunity to amp... pendant lights of different styles. Some are more subdued, some are major scene stealers... style of light? Any suggesion would be great! Those blue morrocan lights just slay me..."
Bedroom Pendants Hang With the Best Styles
"pendant lights by a bed are as stylish as they are practical... right light fixture. As a designer, I consider lighting to be my secret weapon. Entire... ndant lights aren't just for kitchens. Most rooms, including bedrooms, can really... Consider lighting up your bedside with a pendant-style fixture instead of a table lamp... additional light with can lights. Can lights are inexpensive to install and have a discreet..."
When 2 Chandeliers Are Better Than 1
Double chandeliers can solve design dilemmas and give you twice the opportunity to show off your rooms in the best light
"ample light, but they also create a pleasing symmetrical effect. Check out the d... go with recessed lighting in that portion of the room if I didn't have to .... so... funkiness. The lights are too big to be used as a pair...they overwhelm the space, and they're... targeting lighting issues still wanted to maintain a common flow to an additional adjacent... chandelier or light fixture from Texas Lightsmith is made how you design it. The two light..."
Modern Icons: Silk Fortuny Light Fixtures
"see, the light fixtures fashioned with this luxurious silk have staying power and fit... silk light fixtures are the ultimate prize.... these light fittings, but did not know what search term to use. Finally I thought... Houzz lighting articles. Off to do some more research. Hi Becky, Wonderful images... Fortuny lighting for my home for some time now. I was browsing online for a new fixture... Fortuny lighting from us, check us out www.luminosodesign.com, many options available..."
Modern Icons: Nelson Pendant Lights
"Bubble Lights. The first Nelson Bubble Light was designed by George Nelson in 1947... Pendant Light. It covers the bare bulb glare and fills rooms with a wonderful glow... of the light in this image. Because the Nelson Light gives off glowing light instead... glaring light, it works. This bright pendant looks so good with the glossy blue tiles... you this light against a lot of white and glass. It also looks wonderful next to a bright..."
Expert Talk: 10 Reasons to Hang a Chandelier in the Kitchen
Unexpected? Sure. Incongruent? Not at all. Professional designers explain why a chandelier can work in kitchens from traditional to modern
"overhead recessed cam ceiling light, to shine thru the diffusion of the hanging enhancement... planning our lighting needs in our kitchen when remodel. It's not going to be a total gut... means more light. Third picture down, star on vent a hood and the black chandelier.... these lights had owners with a bit of whimsey in their lives. They wanted to harken... having lights shining in our faces. More effective if hung high, or small LED wattages..."
10 Chandeliers for People Who Don't Like Chandeliers
Get all the chandelier benefits without channeling Liberace, thanks to wood, paper, wire — and even a surprising old-fashioned staple
"ample light (often quite flattering), provide an anchor and a focal point in a room... Entry hall light at my beach house. Galilee lighting is bringing a new fresh style of... design our lighting fixtures to fit the room size and provide adequate light for any space... style of lighting. For those looking for more chandelier or ceiling light ideas I recently... provide lighting for the dining table. Boy, was I wrong! These ARE NOT "chandeliers..."
Cascading Chandeliers: All Kinds of Gorgeous
"know that lights are supposed to be functional. They should light a table, an entry,... For a light fixture with maximum drama, consider the cascading chandelier. This is... feeling of lightness wherever it is used. I like how they also used those angled disc... smaller lights gathered in a column of glass and light does the job perfectly. It's... " this light casts a warm and inviting glow in this entryway. Hang a chandelier above..."
How to Get Your Stair Runners Right
"set of stairs. Bare wood stairs are beautiful, but they are very noisy. And if they... have wood stairs and a couple of children. It is the sound of a younger child racing... down the stairs, hotly pursued by an older sibling. That's just to the middle landing... bare wood stairs, because amid the slipping, bumping and crashing there was some colorful... language. Stair runners are a great solution to provide peace and quiet and added safety..."
Clear Staircases — They're a Real Glass Act
If you're flush with funds, you can have a ball with crystal on your stairs. The rest of us can just marvel from afar
"on your stairs. The rest of us can just marvel from afar... glass stairs, made popular by architect Peter Brohlin's for the iconic Fifth Avenue... glass stair can't be beat. Made of sheets of glass with an inner layer for strength... brings light into an interior space, it acts as a light well as shown in the 3rd... these stairs? :-)) Glass stairs looking always nice. The only concern I have is... glass stairs. If glass stairs, then only something like the blue glass in picture..."
Artful Stairs: Continuity in Steel
"nlike Stairs of Steel Seem to Nearly Float on Air... Stairs are one of those elements in a house that allow architects to really flex... parts of a stair are standardized — the height and length of risers and treads, railing... designing stairs is to treat them as a continuous surface, like a ribbon that wends its... steel stairs that express continuity of surface. The effects are minimal and modern... these stairs would easily cost more than, say, wood stairs. Considering the cost..."
How Walls Can Define the Space of Stairs
Encouraging movement or accentuating a transition, walls have the potential to give stairs the character of rooms
"to give stairs the character of rooms... articulating stairs and their parts, but here I'll focus on stairs that carve a space for... Stairs are a funny thing when looked at relative to other spaces in a house. They... these stairs with spaces also impact the spaces around them.... need a stair lined in mirrors! ; ) I'm intrigued by the stairs seeming to go to no... John, but stairs surrounded by walls miss the point. How can one make a grand entrance..."
Houzz Tour: Turning Tradition on Its Head in Vermont
Leopard-spotted stairs, Victoriana paired with Lucite and other daring style moves give a home in a shire a completely new twist
"otted stairs, Victoriana paired with Lucite and other daring style moves give a home... onto the stairs. The mix of fabrics is extraordinary. I love the orange in the living... those stairs It's their house and I hope they like it. Thank goodness I don't live... including the light fixture, upholstery, fireplace, even the flowers. I thought the wall... of the lights, the chair backs and the rug. Thanks for showing me how to get a little..."
Houzz Tour: Steering Toward Subtle Nautical in Los Angeles
From the striped stairs to the nautical touches, this Los Angeles home carries the personal stamp of its owners
"striped stairs to the nautical touches, this Los Angeles home carries the personal... make the stairs look like this?” Troyer let this request, along with one for incorporating... with more light and easier flow between rooms. Okay, LOVE the vinyl wallpaper on the... the stairs, great idea. Not a fan of the butcher block in the kitchen as it looks oversized... love the stairs and kitchen! A truly beautiful home! Would like to see more! Lovely..."