With Terho taking the shape of delightful acorns the Tatti table lamps seem to be inspired by the outline of a mushroom. The opal white glass-blown casings of the lamps give them their chic and trendy appearance while the Finnish alder ‘hats’ on top bring in a ‘natural’ appeal.
Well placed recessed lighting highlights the best features of a room while the lights themselves remain invisible! This is the true for recessed lighting. Offering warm inviting and pleasing aura recessed lights give most interiors and patio spaces a whole new lease of life filled with radiance.
The combination of table lamp on side of the bed or a couch and a matching floor lamp on the other side is a popular blend that seems to work beautifully. Similar blend of floor and desk lamps can be used in varying corners of the room to create a diverse and soothing atmosphere.
Apart from freeing up precious space they can also allow you to use your bedside table in more ways than one. With the table lamp gone you can decorate the table with vase arrangements a collection of framed photographs or even use that space to stack up your favorite titles that carry to bed each night. For the workaholics among us it leaves some space for the laptop or even the smartphone along with the latest iPad!
We end with a set of colorful floor lamps that truly impress! Who could have seen the light blue floor lamp coming in this first featured space? And that’s what makes its presence so unforgettable. In fact this room from Design-OD also delights with a plush royal blue sofa and other artistic touches. But that lamp… Is there anything more divine?!
From the straight lines to the curve… The featured lamps below are mesmerizing thanks to their curved construction. Like this classic Arco Floor Lamp designed in 1962 by Achille Castiglioni and his brother Pier Giacomo. Available at Design Within Reach the piece has a swiveling shade that extends eight feet illuminating whatever rests beneath it.
Speaking of fiery hues the Atomic Lobster Arc Floor Lamp from CB2 is stunning with its chrome base and lobster disc (which features a white interior). Use it to add a brilliant pop of color to your space as shown in the mustard gold room below. Note the way it complements tones like Kelly green sapphire blue olive and teal:
There is no exact and universal rule when it comes to spacing recessed lights. Yet a simple way forward is to put 5-inch lights approximately 5 feet apart or 3-inch lights around 3 feet away from one another.
You might even argue that the floor lamps below steal the show… Not only have we rounded up the best interiors we could find we’ve included helpful links to purchasing information when possible. Check out the images below then tell us about your favorite lamps by leaving a comment at the end of the post…
If you are buying an Arco lamp you can rest assured that you have done well to earn it. But the real challenge lies in placing it right. Though the fascinating floor lamp works with almost any theme and color backdrop that you have going it is important to not overwhelm the surroundings with way too much. Arco can be used as a bedside lamp a desk lamp overhead light for your coffee table and as focused light for your reading nook.
Since this is one room in the home where functionality takes precedence over form and elegance recessed lights work beautifully in here. The area above the bathroom vanity and the spot above the tufted headboard in the bedroom are also popular places where can lights unravel their magic!
Most hotel rooms and luxury retreats employ wonderful bedside sconce lighting to usher in a luxurious vibe. These brilliant lights instantly make a room more special and visually grand. While the classic-styled sconces might not easily fit in with the modern bedroom designs (unless you have a cool beach theme or a cottage vibe going on) sleek and slender modern designs fit in seamlessly.
Lighting is often the best when it is least noticed. Unless you are adding an extravagant floor lamp or a dazzling chandelier to the interiors lighting is all about shining the spotlight on something else.
As we have said earlier any one type of lighting installation cannot perfectly light up your entire home. But adding several layers of lighting is not the easiest task in the world as these installations need to work in tandem to deliver the best possible result.
The precious style of lighting house Catellani and Smith shines fully through this beautiful pendant lamp very suited for a dining table. The organic cowrie-inspired shaped is simplified and refined covered in gold or silver colored plating.