When it comes home lighting plans, wall lights are often overlooked in favour of more traditional lighting sources such as pendants and downlights, however with a little creativity, wall lights can add depth to your lighting scheme and create an ambience that might otherwise be lacking.
Pendants not only provide excellent illumination they can add a focal point to a room or add an additional lighting layer that can change the ambience of a room at the flick of a switch. With so many options available how do you pick which one is best for your home?
Once you understand the purposes of exterior lights and have narrowed down your goals when lighting your garden or other outdoor spaces, you’re probably eager to jump into the details: considering what kind of light fittings and styles will achieve the effect you desire. This is the fun part: seeing it all come together! Before you buy, though, make sure you’re keeping your goals in mind at every step.
Exterior lighting softens architecture and sets the scene for the journey through the home: it serves a range of different purposes and adds the moonlight sparkle and drama that a beautiful building deserves. It’s hard to overstate the importance of good exterior lighting choices, but first you need to know what exterior lighting is and the many things it can do for your space.
Your home is where you read with your children, celebrate milestones, host guests, entertain, and retreat to recharge. In short, it’s where you live! And when you’ve got a whole family under one roof, living space is precious. Families are constantly on the hunt for ways to maximise their space, from simple decluttering tips to elaborate home extensions.
Earth Hour will celebrate its 10th year on March 25th 2017. It is the world’s biggest campaign with participation from over 172 countries and 50-100 million people. By switching off for one hour during 8:30pm and 9:30pm (local time), the campaign aims to raise awareness about climate change and current energy consumption patterns...
The new year is upon us and so too are new trends in lighting and interior design. It’s time to say goodbye to super polished elements like copper and marble, and hello to a more industrial and rustic aesthetic including raw and earthy textures. Check out these top 5 trends you’ll be expecting to see in 2017.
After nearly 100 years the Art Deco style is making a very popular return. Particularly in lighting, the Art Deco style is still featured in many celebrated designer collections, simply because the clean lines and Americana feel remain modern and timeless. From the 1920’s to 2016, Art Deco is still the definition of luxury and elegance, combining rich colours, bold geometry and decorative detail to enhance modern spaces with ease.
Are you overwhelmed by the multitude of interior design styling on your Instagram feed? Are you having trouble identifying which is which or what styles goes with what when it comes to styling your own home? We hear you!