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Creating a Plan for Foyer Lighting

December 18, 2012 By: Administrator Category: Decorative Lighting

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Your foyer serves as a visitor’s introduction to your home, so it makes sense that you would want to find lighting that would create a memorable, inviting, and stylish impression! Ceilings are one of the most underutilized aspects of home décor, but this unique and modern chandelier creates that first impression you are striving for!
When you are choosing a lighting fixture for your foyer, you’ll need to take into account size of the foyer. Although this foyer isn’t very wide, the chandelier is on par with the scale of the space, which is what makes it work well.
The neutral color tone of the piece works perfectly here. The color reflects the natural light that comes through the front door, making the foyer appear bright and airy, complementing the white color of the walls and lightening the effect of the dark flooring. It even complements the light tone of the wood seen in the picture frames.
Because of its fun and funky shape, it draws your eye upward when you walk in, and the decorative accents give it that perfect hint of “bling”. The design of the chandelier is contemporary, but when used correctly, contemporary doesn’t have to translate to cold or uninviting!

Christmas Lighting Ideas: Decorating the Mantel

December 03, 2012 By: Administrator Category: Decorative Lighting, Home Interior Lighting Options

Looking for a great place to start with your Christmas lighting ideas?  Outside of the Christmas Tree, the mantel is a great focal point when decorating your space for the holidays.  FUn details such as garland, poly mesh and lights can result in a very festive mantel.

Christmas Mantel Decorating Ideas

Looking to create a focal point in your living area or add a “joyous” air to your living space, decorating the mantel is a great place to start. The mantel which is usually used to hang stocking for children, pets and whomever Santa owes a visit in the home. Check out some of our favorite Christmas Mantel decorating ideas:

 

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Garland, lights and a traditional wreath are used together to create this stylish mantel decor.

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Enhancing your decor can be as simple as adding plastic or real candles to your christmas garland and pine cones.

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