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Modern Icon: Serge Mouille Arm Lamps
Midcentury French design endures in sconce, chandelier and floor lamp styles that look right at home today
"to the light: Born in 1922, he began his career as a silversmith at just 15 years... three arms. Currently, designers covet the floor lamps, sconces and ceiling light... Stylishly With Swing-Arm LampsModern Icons: PH Lights... all the arm lamps, each arm is topped with an aluminum "nipple" shade. These shades... dynamic 5-Arm Spider Ceiling Lamp. You can move the arms and shades around to change... direct the light. It also comes with three, six or seven arms. Oddly, despite its name..."
New Classics: The Boston Library Light
These swing-arm sconces save space, focus the light and look great in kitchens, bedrooms and, yes, libraries of all styles
"These swing-arm sconces save space, focus the light and look great in kitchens, bedrooms... wall-mounted swing-arm light that's been popping up all over Houzz lately. It's the Boston... kitchen light and saving space as a bedtime reading light or as a desk light. While... Library Light by Sandy Chapman, and it's not just for libraries. This light works well... recessed lights I currently have. I wonder what they would look like mounted from the..."
Idea of the Week: Two-Arm Lights in the Kitchen
"kitchen lighting by using a unexpected fixture in a practical way... rooms to light. Not only are there loads of nooks and crannies that need to be lit for... important to light each working surface for safe and effective cooking. Many kitchens rely... recessed lighting to illuminate countertops and other workspaces. However, many modern... scallops of light on the faces of the cabinets, and not completely light the counters -..."
Trend Alert: Swinging Doors Can't Miss for Convenience
Create accessibility and elegance in one fell swoop with a swinging door modernized for today's homes
"with a swinging door modernized for today's homes... consider swinging doors. Although they are above all practical, swinging doors also... putting in swinging doors. At first I wanted double swinging doors, but the opening we... single swinging door will work. It will swing both ways and, with it closing aut... wouldn't swing shut due to the light weight of the doors, but it was seldom an issue... standard full-light interior door just like our other doors fitted with swinging hardware..."
My Houzz: An Orange County Ranch Gets Into the Swing of Things
Golf course views and a mild climate feature in this 1960s ranch remodeled in midcentury modern style
"surfaces, the lighting and furnishings, those fab hidden doors, the courtyard and water feature... globe light fixtures in the entryway? I've been looking for an outdoor fixture like... great light, love the windows. The reason the house (like most othes here) "looks... effective lighting design superb textural application - simply a leader in his style... Audio, Lighting, HVAC, Spa & Security Cameras @frenchdecor...angi said the homeowners..."
Reinvent It: A Houzzer Turns Thrifted Pieces Into a Swinging Daybed
"dreams, a swinging daybed was a big part of it. "The inspiration for the swing came from... room to swing, clear views for sunsets and plenty of structural support. When it came... construct the swing, she made her usual resale shop rounds with this relaxing dream in mind... Eclectic swinging daybed Cost: About $700 Time: One weekend... it. the swinging bed - that is sooo cool ! I like that it's not only a swing but a..."
The Timeless Joy of the Tree Swing
"fashioned tree swing. For me, a tree swing conjures up a simpler place and time. I’m instantly... outdoor swing or tree swing to your landscape? Here's a little inspiration to get... famous tree swing picture (also known as tyre swing, tire swing, rope swing) depicting... a tire swing. love me a tree swing! Ours is a hammock style rope swing. My eight... tree swing pictures the tree swing or tire swing funny diagrams - for training..."
Swing for the Fences With Baseball Decor
Show major-league style with artwork, memorabilia and other baseball-theme elements that are fan-tastic
Modern Icons: The Caravaggio Pendant Light
It's curves ahead with this beautiful, versatile light fixture that can swing midcentury or futuristic
"versatile light fixture that can swing midcentury or futuristic... as "the light room," as the eye instantly is drawn to the lights. And one of my favourite... of the lights and bought a large industrial table to go beneath them. We now refer... amazing light fixtures throughout their home, and this pair of black Caravaggios made... see how light emanates from the opening in the top. The fixture is also large enough..."
So You Bought a Cave: 7 Ways to Open Your Home to Light
"natural light your house does have — and learn to appreciate some shadows, too... lack of light. From the day we took possession of our home until it burned down, we... dimmers, swing arm task lights, small strategic under cabinet lights and a large glass... absorb light and light colors reflect light. Dark floors (or walls or ceilings) will... add any light except those accent lights on the mantel and hearth. Please excuse the..."
Microunits Are Coming to NYC. See the Winning Design
Say goodbye to only arm-and-a-leg Manhattan rents. This plan for small prefab units opens the door to more affordable housing
"to only arm-and-a-leg Manhattan rents. This plan for small prefab units opens the door... need to swing in, so they don't interfere with the path of evacuation in the corridor;... reasons that swinging in is best practice, but code dictates it for fire reasons. A film... a door swinging out is Double Indemnity. I remember it from a discussion in Film Noir... doors swinging out are the norm: http://jpgamboa.com/archives/1424 @oldblackdog -..."
Houzz Tour: A Creekside Cabin Opens to the Views
With a modern addition featuring expansive windows, a rustic 1930s cabin opens its arms wider to its Northern California woodland setting
Fresh Take: Sconces and Pendants as Bedside Lights
"Often swing arm, sometimes shaped like a ship's wheel with a kitschy lampshade, they... wall-mounted light fixtures at bedsides. Let's take a look at a range of options.... necessary light for reading. I think I would have to have a book-light to read in bed... that. The swing arm, adjustable sconces shouldn't be a problem if the switch is easily... resemble the swing arm lamp in the second to last photo in much more traditional rooms...."
Dream Spaces: Gracious, Spacious Front Porches
Maybe it’s the view. Maybe it’s the bed swing. Whatever their individual comforts, all of these porches encourage a leisurely stay
"the bed swing. Whatever their individual comforts, all of these porches encourage a... porch swings and watch the world go by. Parents could keep an eye on their kids playing... relaxing! Swing on porch These porches are so beautiful! Thank you for the inspiration... shutters and swing, and the one wtih the 1960's fiberglass furniture with bright blue and... it. A light sanding is fine if it will make the chairs more comfortable. I use soapy..."
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..."