We end with a truly vintage piece. The French Art Deco sconces from 1stdibs )shown below) are made from frosted glass. From the 1930s these glamorous geometric pieces originally shone in an English hotel: Do you have sconces in your home? Where are they located? Tell us about their form and function by leaving a comment below…
While you may think the perfect colors or the right tile will make your bathroom. Actually the lighting is what will make you feel great and create a space that is welcoming every time you enter it.
It has no diffuse body but the light is bundled and directed through one side of the lamp appropriate for local illumination. Kids and geeks would love it as a floor lamp but it can also constitute the one touch of fantasy on the nightstand in an otherwise practical and rather masculine bedroom scheme.
Turning to the dining room there is more playroom for fantasy. So how exactly should you ? Best over a drink or breakfast bar are small pendant lamps cylindrical oval or in the shape of upside down champagne glasses in groups of 3 to 5. They are elegant visually appealing and also practical. Best if hung low so they don’t glare since there is no danger of bumping ones head into them while seated.
If a track with lamps that can be pulled back and forth and directed seems too ostentatious and you don’t practice that level of cuisine try a soffit with simple in-built pivotable spots.
Kundalini Light Design are skilled in their bold use of round organic geometry in their products. An art piece of Guglielmo Berchicci the ETA Sat Lamp looks like a huge bulb somehow tropical and creates a jolly atmosphere.