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How to Decorate an Interior Using Sputnik Chandeliers May 19 2015, 0 Comments

The everlasting attraction with the Sputnik chandelier, that iconic appealing symbol of the sixties Space Race, may perhaps best be summarized in its power to communicate the past, present, and future in one thrilling presentation. For the Sputnik, essentially a catch all name assigned to a light fixture with radiating, star burst-like components - has the uncanny talent for strongly evoking a bygone period, while looking totally contemporary and yet, in some way, magically futuristic. No wonder, then, we do not get bored of looking at Sputniks. And it's also no wonder, once we catch a glimpse, we cannot turn away.

Product Spotlight - Babylon Light by Ryan Taylor for Object / Interface October 22 2014, 0 Comments

The Babylon light will add beauty to any living space, becoming your very own unique hanging garden and mood setting lighting concept, bringing life to any room you place it in. You can plant a variety of greenery in the Babylon including ferns, succulents, and spices like thyme, rosemary, basil and even tomatoes. Taylor suggests using moss as well to help retain moisture and also reduce the water weight as well as using lighter weight, petite plants with similar water requirements.

Top 5 Pendants Lighting For Your Kitchen's Island May 21 2014, 0 Comments

Over the years, more and more people are looking for homes with a kitchen island as opposed to the traditional stand alone kitchen room. This popularity can be attributed to the social aspects attached to kithcen islands; dinning and kitchen are combined into one creating the ideal meeting point for family and friends. It also provides a large work area and have numerous storage space. However, for a kitchen island to fully work for you, it must have the right design and proper lighting. Using pendant lights for your kitchen Island will make a style statement that will have your friends green with envy. The right control of these pendants lights transform your kitchen to the most ideal mood for you; whether a romantic evening or a dinner party with friends.

Product Spotlight - Kina Pendant by David Trubridge Lighting May 14 2014, 0 Comments

The David Trubridge Kina suspension lamp is incredibly popular amongst different types of home decorators.  Regardless of whether you are looking for a more sea-side feel or a completely modern and edgy appeal to your home, the benefits of the David Trubridge Kina are relatively endless.  Not only is the lamp stunning, but it is also constructed out of eco-friendly materials.  The vision for the lamp was derived from the beauty of a sea-urchin.  The designer once noticed a sea-urchin in sea ice in Antarctica and noticed that it looked like a sparkling jewel through the thin coating of frost.

What To Keep In Mind When Considering Decorative Floor Lamps For Accent Lighting February 19 2014, 0 Comments

Floor lamps are definitely one the most beautiful and intriguing additions to any home interior. There are many designs and shades you can choose from and normally this ranges from antique arc floor lamps to sleek and stylish contemporary glass base lamps. If you are in need to some extra advice while searching for a floor lamp, simply read on.

How Modern Light Bulbs Work - A quick video February 19 2014, 0 Comments

Wondering what the difference is between incandescent light bulbs, halogen lighting, fluorescent tubes, high intensity discharge lamps or LED lighting. MinutePhysics has made a three minute easy to follow video that will make it all clear.

A Few Things You Should to Know When Using An Arc Floor Lamps in Your Home November 24 2013, 0 Comments

An arc floor lamp is also known as an arch floor lamp. This lamp is specially designed in the shape of an arc so that it can be placed anywhere on the floor and with its curved arm, this lamp can be directed to different areas of the room in an easier manner. Today, we can find many arc floor lamps in the market. They come in different designs, sizes, materials, shapes and colors.You can choose the lamps based on your own preferences and different sizes of lamps for different rooms. For people who intend to get this type of lamp for their homes, we are here to share some important points.

Expert interior lighting tips for each room November 14 2013, 0 Comments

To light up your living spaces, there is no one-size-fits-all. Every room needs a different sort of lighting depending on the ambiance and activities that goes on inside. Here is some easy to follow advice for the five key spaces in your home.

How to Select the Right Lamp Shades: Three Basics Every Beginner Should Know November 12 2013, 0 Comments

There are large a number of concerns that must be taken into consideration when choosing from a variety of shades. According to the professionals, your choice of lamps may have a huge impact on your interior design. Below are some defining factors which will greatly help you answer the most intimidating queries that you have when it comes to your search for the best type of shade, whether it's for your business or for your home.

Six Helpful Steps in Choosing the Perfect Floor Lamp November 11 2013, 0 Comments

A floor lamp is a combination of functionality and beauty in one. It is a functional piece because it provides abundant light for reading and working purposes. On the other hand, it is also an exquisite work of art because floor lamps are available in many beautiful intricate designs that can truly make a whole room special.