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Modern Lighting Gives Traditional Homes a Twist
"I love lights! I think an well chosen light fitting can often give a room just that... these lights? I'm not sure how hard and fast any rules about light fixture size... $1000 light. So in love with my kitchen light fixture. I'm with you, Smanke. I looked... top hat light fixture I've been holding onto. I'm a fan of those bocci pendants, I've... modern lighting! I create hand made chandeliers out of genuine sea glass collected..."
Guest Picks: Winter Lights to Ward Off Dark Nights
Don't let less daylight around the winter solstice get you down — these lights, candles and mirrors will keep your home merry and bright
"these lights, candles and mirrors will keep your home merry and bright... string lights along banisters and lampposts and turn our focus to merrymaking. Here... wintry lights to help brighten up your home when it needs it most. Whether it's with... cheery lights, may you find ways to stay bright this season and always. — Erin from... Cool lights! I just installed two moravian lights and hope they look good year round..."
Guest Picks: Shed a Little Light on the Subject
"enough light to do my work and is also great looking. And now that it’s back-to-school... keep the light on to read well into the early morning hours) - great article thanks... Stella Lighting? Marketed to the sewing and craft industry, this is my go-to light... spectrum light adjustments, sleek, modern style, flexible neck and the 11.5' cord is... Another Task Light You’ll Prize for Its Usefulness This is just a basic and very useful..."
Houzz Tour: Light and Lovely Home with a Special History
"have a light and dark kit and a range of colours to choose from. Took me time to... love your swing! We have a swinging chair in our home, suspended from the ceiling. It's... "average". The swing may be the funnest idea EVER! It all looks beautiful. Trina, I don't... outdoor swing from IKEA installed on one side of the expansive space. "The swing adds... basement!" Swing: EKORRE, IKEA McNeilly found the quirky yellow arm chairs on their way..."
Dark Curtains See the Light
For a cozy feel or a visual trick for ceilings and windows, dark, moody curtains and drapery treatments have a bright outlook
"like light, airy interiors, and my inspiration rooms usually include breezy white... against light walls. Dark walls plus dark curtains equals a movie theater effect, which... gray, light tan and even smoky blue walls. Another design trick is to use dark... Open for light, close to watch TV or for night. The way curtains play with light and... or less light - mostly I just gather a panel in my arms and knot it. The tie backs..."
Guest Picks: Bright Ideas for Fun Light Switches
"decorative light switch covers yields many, many — oh, so many — results. Sure, you can... unique light switch covers that let you add just a bit of crazy or geeky to your room... clever light switches that will really catch your eye and get your guests talking... plastic light switch cover in the kitchen that had interchangable paper scenes inside... paint light switches within a mural or themed room. I have painted many of them..."
Light-Happy Changes Upgrade a Small Bathroom
Glass block windows, Starphire glass shower panes and bright white and blue tile make for a bright new bathroom design
"picked a light denim blue tile to intersperse with the white. It was so pretty with... shower YP: light and airy makes it look bigger Did you ever think installing a granite... difficulty swing my leg over the tub. My apartment will only be wanted for those people... inward swinging shower door, it appears the person may have to either suck it in or... e new light and airy space features crisp white subway tile that goes all the way..."
Houzz Tour: Dappled Light Inspires Artistic Wrapping
Cor-Ten cut with circles mimics the effect of a massive pine tree’s canopy, for a striking look inside and out
"dappled light coming down through the tree canopy,” Monti wrapped the house in patterned... kind of "light break-up", but I'll take natural lighting always! Chases the blues away... Beautiful lighting in this home! Wow. Beautiful. This is beautiful you don t live... open with light coming through. Gives such a fresh look. I am just not into the ultra... love the light and shadows of both. Just lovely. Congratulations to you and your client..."
Guest Picks: Bright Lights, Big Circus
Red and white stripes, a menagerie of animals and a tattooed lady bring big-top style to a nursery or a child's room
"Christmas lights for extra magic.More ways with tepees Night lights are a fun part of... on her arms and legs. Todd Oldham's line of craft projects at Target includes this..."
On the Internet, Nobody Knows You're a Lamp
Home appliances and devices are poised to get on the Internet and start messaging one another. Here's why that'll be great for you
"opener and lights — will all get on the Internet, too, just like you are. This idea... appliances, lights and much more. This will enable you to not only control appliances through... tell the light to go on and the coffee machine to start brewing. Another example: When... When the lights go off at night, they might tell the door locks to lock. This kind... on my lights via my iphone and ipad... I just wish I could turn on the coffee maker..."
Liberate Your Chandelier
"Warm lighting makes family dinners really relaxing. great lighting! more available... a warm light source. But...electricity and water...? Oh to have a chanderlier in... classic lighting has timeless appeal that enhances any decor setting. Great design... req. for lighting fixture above edge of tub is minimum 8 foot clearance, any regional... antique lighting. A perk was the opportunity to buy items at cost. Even though I..."
Modernize Your Chandelier with a Shade
"down a light fixture for someone on The Buzz Board the other day and learned it was... n_Bey_Light_Shade_Shade.html The one way mirrored shade is pretty cool but pricey... Shades of Light has some great shades to go over chandeliers. The one below comes in... simple 5 arm shade (pottery barn) over my kitchen table and I'd love to add a drum shade... for the light source. This one is The Light Shade Shade by Moooi. It reflects light..."
Make a Marble Lamp Base With Tile
Get a lamp base that looks high end but costs only around $20, using basic tools and easy-to-find materials
"great light in the bathroom and makes a soothing light for the area outside too... a bad light. Her DIY is quite good. Just a couple little things that could be done... quality light to come through them - no glare and you get a natural pattern from the... of the light glowing through the marble. I have an antique lamp with a marble base... a tiny light socket within - but I cant find the right size bulb to make it glow..."
Floors Lamps That Really Stand Up
"clutter that lights up. Whether nested in a corner or standing proud in the center of a... functioning light source? Remember when 1970's-era, over-the-sofa arc lamps had a resurgence... triple arm lamp. Her name is ARA from usona, and her shades have delicious gold lining..."
Make Things Magical With Paper Lanterns
Set some poetry in motion with affordable Asian-style paper lanterns that enchant as everyday or party decor
"Akari Light Sculptures series, which included the pendants as well as table and floor... pretty lights, and no wasps! Wow! I will certainly look up simulated wasp nest lanterns... turn a light blue, which I didn't mind. They have a warning on the packaging not to... needed more light than was provided by the candles. Chandeliers were not an option as they... beautiful light and elegant.. OH CRAP IT"S ON FIRE! I really love the atmosphere paper..."