Category Archives: lighting

Cheap Lamps – Sources, Hacks and What Size To Get!

In Wednesday’s post, we took a look at some inexpensive chandeliers. And naturally,  some of you have hadView full post »

20 Bargain Chandeliers That Look Super Expensive

Hey Everyone, Before I begin the post about bargain chandeliers that look a lot more expensive than they are, IView full post »

How To Coordinate Lighting That’s Smashing, Not Boring

Dear Laurel, You know when they say “renovation fatigue,” they just aren’t kidding.View full post »

Some Of Your Recent Interior Decorating Questions Answered

Hi Guys,   There have been a lot of interior decorating questions recently and I’m going to weaveView full post »

Lamp Shades – Everything You Always Wanted To Know

Dear Laurel, I just found two of the most beautiful lamps at a consignment shop. The woman said that they hadView full post »

We’ve Run Out of Money. Is It Too Late To Install Wall Sconces?

Dear Laurel, We just built a new home and I now realize that the lighting is insufficient. I don’t knowView full post »

My Kitchen Light Fixtures Are Driving Me Bonkers

Hey Guys, This is a continuation of our looking at kitchen lighting and kitchen light fixtures. Here’s theView full post »

Why Is kitchen Lighting The Hardest Thing To Get Right?

First of all, this post about kitchen lighting is not so much about the actual lighting design of your kitchen.View full post »

Two Doctors Try To Save Man’s Eye After Dining Room Lighting Accident

#Embarrassing. It was a dinner party and sure, Ted had a little too much too drink, but the dining roomView full post »

Make Your Table Lamp Cords Disappear Like Magic

Hey Guys! Remember how we were talking about the cool lamps in this post? And many of you said that you love theView full post »

The Most Common Lighting Mistake + Fave Sources For Lamps

Ahhh… the days in the northern half of the northern hemisphere are now quite short. I find myself needingView full post »

Wait Until You See What Happened To The Chinoiserie Vases!

Remember early last December I gave away two of these beauties to one lucky winner? It was Geoya. What is funny isView full post »

One Common Decorating Mistake {it’s an easy fix}

A comment someone made on facebook (after I posted this) prompted me to write in more detail about one commonView full post »

Freshen your Home for the New Year {Part I – home lighting}

Now that Christmas is over and the decorations are coming down soon. Things looking a bit drab? Tired? Now what? ThisView full post »

New York Gift Show | New York Now Show August 2013 | Part II

Welcome to part II of my trip last week to the New York Gift Show also known as New York Now, now. Now, I guess theyView full post »

kitchen lighting Ideas

One of my favorite design bloggers Christina Fluegge is redoing her kitchen and just posted lots of really coolView full post »