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French Provincial Dining Table Designs

July 25, 2021

We all love the french style. It is so perfectly suited to the dining room. When choosing the right French table remember that the French style comes in many incarnations. Here we look at just some differences between the different French style tables designs – be it between Louis 14, 15 and 16 and between…

The French Provincial Bed

The French provincial bed is a classic, adding sophistication and beauty. When choosing the right French provincial bed for your bedroom, there are different stylistic options available. Here we go through the different French provincial beds designs to help you find the perfect design for your dream bedroom. Campagne French Provincial Bed The Campagne French…

Beautiful dining room lighting

July 24, 2021

The dining room is that special place where we come together to celebrate and connect. Ambience is key. Create classical lighting wherein the lighting fixture is a centrepiece itself. This is not just a matter of placing an elaborate light above the dining room table. Elegance looks simple but it requires refined selection of key…

Living room lighting ideas

July 18, 2021

The living room is the heart of the home, with the right lighting it can go from entertainment area to an ambient space for relaxing. Lighting your living room is about options, being able to transform the space for different purposes and moods. Here we explain the different types of lighting and how it can…

Lighting Styles – Hamptons to French

July 16, 2021

Choosing the right style Choosing the right style of lighting can be a daunting task, so we have prepared this style guide to help you. Remember that you can choose from different styles in different rooms. It is recommended that there be some elements that relate them together, but they do not need to be…

Hamptons Kitchen lighting ideas

Beginning your lighting selections The beauty of Hamptons style is that is quite broad and there is no one and hard fast rule. Some Hamptons style interiors are more white, some have timber, some have blue themes, some black themes. This gives a lot of license in lighting selections. When choosing lighting for the Hamptons style…

Lighting your home? Where to begin

Lighting has significant impacts on the mood and success of your interior. We advise not leaving your lighting decision to the end of a redecoration or renovation. No matter how wonderful your interior design is, if it is poorly lit or over lit it can be a major downfall. Lighting design can be a make…

Create Atmospheric Bedroom Lighting

July 10, 2021

Lighting to relax Your bedroom needs to be a relaxing and rejuvenating place where you can retreat and recharge at the end of each day. When designing your bedroom lighting, think about creating ambience, atmosphere and mood. The bedroom needs to have a soft and soothing light scheme to prepare you for sleep at night….

Lighting – Bulbs and Colour Temperature

July 5, 2021

For over a century now we have been accustomed to the warm glow of incandescent bulbs. When energy saving bulbs were first introduced, they emitted a ghostly greenish tinge, but now with LED we can choose a warmer light which is really important in creating a friendly atmosphere in a home. Few people are aware…

Classic Bathroom Lighting

July 2, 2021

General bathroom lighting In the bathroom lighting should be designed with function in mind. It is important to have adequate task lighting around the vanity mirror so that there is sufficient light when you are applying makeup or shaving. Choosing the right light bulbs is also important. Lighting in the bathroom shouldn’t be too strong…