Beautiful pendant lights and lovely sconces are not just relegated to the modern kitchen and living spaces. Traditionally bedroom lighting has always been a combination of attractive table lamps and smart recessed lighting.
Design is about light and shade and appropriate lighting is of great importance. Dramatic lighting always tends to produce great photographs. But most often it makes for interiors that are too sterile and touch impractical.
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!
The popular and beloved pendant lamp is designed by Ferruccio Laviani for Italian design label Kartell. The shade is a transparent and colorful cut sphere reminding of soap bubbles.
Lighting installations and fixtures arguably constitute the most important aspect of interior design. No matter how stunning your home is dark corners and poor illumination can turn it into a less than appealing affair in an instant.
In the tradition of a beaded necklaces the Abacus Floor Lamp from West Elm features a string of glass orbs united around a stem with an antique bronze finish. The striking shade and glistening shine demand to be noticed in this living area filled with neutral shades…