chasing the light with schoolhouse electric.


schoolhouse electric’s new fall collection is out, and this season they’re all about chasing the light. Looking at the world like we did as kids, eager to absorb everything, hoping to make the most of shorter days by holding tight the things that matter and letting go of what doesn’t — those moments where we let in the light are the ones we keep closest.... 
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what’s up, doc?


every single thing i see from the denmark-based house doctor is just so lovely. so, this is my desperate-sounding plea for them to please find distribution here in the united states! i think they’d do smashingly well here — so how about it, doc? we need a spot to shop house doctor stateside! their collections are vast, and so well-designed — from accessories... 
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let there be light.


the urbanite. i’m on the hunt for a new dining room pendant fixture and i need some new wall sconces, too. but there’s so much good lighting out there right now, i’m having a tough time deciding. i’d love something simple, yet elegant and modern. and i wouldn’t mind some brass one bit. here’s a few looks i really love and think would work... 
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Friday Finds


I’m back and can’t wait to share my Japan finds with you, as soon as I organize the (too many) photos I took! Meanwhile, with warmer temperatures fast approaching, I hope you’ll enjoy these summery vibes with me! Top to bottom, left to right: Soft, organic patterns of natural light illuminate a Puerto Rican house. This Berlin flat strikes an impeccable... 
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the big fixture.


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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