They can also be used to anchor a contemporary interior that is filled with a light color palette. From enlivening the staircase to giving your bathroom that spa-like ambiance oversized pendants are for those who dare to move away from convention.
Beyond a shadow of a doubt cascading chandeliers are definitely not for those who prefer a quiet and understated look. They are all about painting a bold and mesmerizing picture that will leave your guests enthralled. Gift yourselves one of these stunning pieces this season and you will start to view the world around you in a whole new light!
It’s that time of the year again when we dig into the many lighting and furniture marvels that are on display at the iconic Stockholm Design Week and the Furniture & Light Fair. This annual event that showcases the very best of Scandinavian design and decor has become an integral part of the image of this beautiful city.
Europe in the mid-1900s produced arguably the greatest array of talent in industrial furniture design. Combined with their brilliant counterparts across the Atlantic these inspirational architects and designers helped change the course of interior design and ushered in the timeless style of Mid-Century Modern.
There is absolutely that work in conjunction to offer the perfect look. Every space that is elegantly designed includes various types of lights and you cannot replace this with an overwhelming number of recessed lights and make up for the loss of accent and task lighting.
In case of a more traditional stairs uncomplicated and crisp straight lines get the job done. Choose wisely as that this one chandelier will completely alter the dynamic of the entrance and the landing areas of the staircase on every level.
The Nelson pendant lights are also classics that never seem to go out of style. These famous Mid-Century modern pieces look like giant Japanese paper lanterns floating precariously from ceiling. And speaking of Japanese lighting there is the choice of opting for the sculptural Isamu Noguchi creations which are equally spellbinding!
So next time you wish to switch between reading a book to tranquil meditation you will not have to find a whole new room. If the other layers of lighting serve the first purpose of lighting: illumination dimmers serve the secondary purpose of fashioning and accentuating the mood.
One little detail that you must take care of while planning for bedroom lighting is the placement of the fixtures in relation to the sockets and the switches. The last thing you want is to worry about the wiring.
Picking the right pendant light is all about combining your own needs with those of your home’s interior. The right pendant can instantly uplift the aura of the space it adorns without any major revamps or renovations. So which of the three on display today do you think is perfect for your home?
Foscarini claims to design more than just lamps. They like to call their many lighting creations as “Pure Emotions” and in case of the elegant and sparkling Caboche we tend to concur with that line of thought.
With a spurt in the use of open floor plans with high ceilings the oversized pendant has become a whimsical yet captivating element that delineates spaces and gives them an appeal of their own. They are great additions that turn your favorite coffee table dining space or even the kitchen island into the focal point of the airy living area.
For those looking to go in the opposite direction and embrace a minimal theme simple recessed lights coupled with sleek sconces like the Serge Mouille Lamp are the ideal choice. You can even bring in a cool hotel room vibe by opting for sconces that have a more traditional appearance.