lighting that makes the space.

as these images demonstrate, lighting can really make or break a room. the right light can add drama or make a bold statement. i noticed when i was europe their use of an eclectic mix of lighting and how it really impacted my mood. one room i stayed in had probably five different lighting fixtures and not one matched, and yet it all worked fabulously together. i went hunting... 
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let there be light! a giveaway from katy skelton.

jones single sconce — available in Black, Off-White and White. you may have seen katy skelton’s┬ámodern homeware designs on the blog before, she’s a furniture designer based in Savannah, Georgia that┬ádesigns and sells beautiful american-made homeware products with social responsibility in mind — products that come from socially sustainable and responsible... 
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let there be beautiful light.

there’s nothing worse than bad lighting. it can take you from looking your most beautiful to a frightening Frankenstein moment instantly. But Philips Lighting is introducing a new line of dimmable LED light bulbs that are a complete game changer. I always want to use LED’s for energy efficiency, but i don’t like the weird blue casting they create —... 
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