Category Archives: LIghting

Much as I love many of the lamps from some of my trade vendors (Visual Comfort, Currey & Co., Bungalow 5, Robert Abbey, etc.), I have a serious fascination-bordering-on-fetish for vintage glass lamps. Were I able to indulge it more, it would be a predilection that could easily bankrupt us. Hand blown Murano lamps from makers […]

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I am by no means a DIY girl nor is this really a DIY design blog. I did DIY for years when I had to, but I never really liked it. (My husband used to joke that I “may not have expensive taste, but very particular taste.” Now my taste is a little more expensive, too — […]

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Welcome to Week 3 of Home Glow Design’s One Room Challenge: My Artfully Fresh Foyer. Today I’m tackling lighting. In case you missed them, feel free to check out weeks 1 (inspiration) and 2 (paint color and the myth of mega framing sales). And now…. Lighting: Going with the Flow Unlike someone with an open […]

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The days are definitely getting shorter. In fact, most days when the handsome husband gets home around 7, the sun has already set and it’s nearly dark. Time to turn on those post lanterns and porch lighting! The Welcome Glow of the Home Fires In my dreams. It would be so nice if he could […]

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