Red can also be a great way to tie everything together in a room that features a LOT of the color. Like the wallpapered space below from from Liz Levin Interiors. What better way to illuminate the room than with a red-based lamp that boasts a white shade?!
Showcased at Salone Satellite 2013 the latest lighting collection from Finnish designer Maija Puoskari is both easy on the eyes and perfect for contemporary homes. Think of ‘acorn’ and to some of us the first thing that comes to our mind is the ‘Ice Age’ franchise.
Lampshades in black are not as popular as the ones in various vivid colors. Yet black lampshades bring along with them a multitude of advantages that accentuate the aesthetics of your house.
It is important to balance the theatrical with the unassuming and the minimal. This is precisely what makes recessed lighting a must home in contemporary homes with clean and well defined interiors.
Some floor lamps sweep across a room in one dramatic curve. By contrast our first set of floor lamps are more vertically oriented making their mark right where they stand. Take the Cast Floor Lamp from CB2 which adds a glowing industrial look to the space below with its 3-foot shade:
The way you place recessed lights depends also on the intensity of illumination you wish to achieve and the areas you want to highlight. They are great for highlighting art work on the walls or a small nice in the corner as well. Choosing the right trim also depends largely on the existing color scheme of the room and surrounding décor.