the big fixture.

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vtwonen. the big fixture seems to be everywhere these days. over-sized industrial chic lighting makes for an interesting and dynamic contrast to a more traditional space — consider it just a little edginess to all that pretty. i’ve found them all over ebay, and etsy and sites like barnlight electric carry great reproductions like their Wesco Pendant Light. big... 
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Friday Finds

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I’m off to Japan for a month, but before I go, I thought I’d leave you with few of my favorite Japanese houses from one remarkable duo, mA-style architects. Top to bottom, left to right: A modern extension of a traditional family residence The garden and floating walls that frame this artful abode This plywood closet inside a creatively constructed space Patterns... 
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Friday Finds

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Top to bottom, left to right: The light flooding into this minimal study A calm and contemporary converted farmhouse Everything about this pared-down living space A residence and retreat that draws in the Ibiza coast The clean geometry of this concrete kitchen Happy Friday, Annie P.S. Thanks for commiserating with me last week. I haven’t gotten my board back yet... 
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modern classics + a big spring sale.

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as i hunt for my new home i’m also carefully considering the new furnishings and lighting fixtures on my wish list. i know i’d definitely love to add to my collection of saarinen tables, and right now YLiving is having a huge spring sale, so i may just have to dive in and make that saarinen dining table splurge. but i also need to consider lighting options and... 
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Friday Finds

Friday Finds from Annie Teng / sfgirlbybay

Top to bottom, left to right: 1. Interior designer, Susanna Vento, has outdone herself yet again. 2. Accentuate your houseplants with geometric pleats. 3. Fawning over this spectacularly-styled space in Stockholm. 4. This kitchen nook is complete with a pretty pendant. 5. Achieve everyday chic with the perfect black-and-white uniform. Happy Friday, Annie  
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