Lighting

How to String Fairy Lights Across the Ceiling

Fairy lights create such a beautiful party atmosphere.  Recently my daughter turned sweet 16, and we threw a party on our front deck to celebrate.  We strung fairy lights across the ceiling and they looked amazing.  I thought I’d share how to string fairy lights across the ceiling so you can try it too.  Here’s […]

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Modern Farmhouse Lighting

Modern Farmhouse Lights

If you’re after some simple rustic charm, then modern farmhouse lighting may be just what you are looking for.  Think metal shades with wire guards, replicas of 1930’s barn lights, and oversize metal shades. Here’s a little inspiration for what modern farmhouse lighting looks like. Image – Rejuvination Image – Homelife Image – Studio McGee Image […]

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Sourced: 12 Classic Bedside Lamps

Classic Bedside Lamps

Finding the right bedside lamp can be hard, so we’ve found 12 classic bedside lamps that might do the trick. Image: Brunschwig & Fils The key to choosing the right lamp is to get the height of the lamp right first, so it is practical for reading and looks balanced on your bedside table. Bedside […]

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What is the Right Bedside Lamp Height

What is the right bedside lamp height?  Here’s how to work it out and the dimensions you need to know.  The height bedside lamp you need will depend on how you plan to use the lamp. Bedside Lamp Used for Reading If you will use the lamp for reading or writing while in bed you […]

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Hamptons Style Outdoor Lighting

Outdoor Lighting

Do you love the Hamptons and Coastal style look?  Today we will show you how to finish your home with some decorative and functional outdoor lighting. Image: Homes By Tradition Outdoor lighting welcomes visitors to your home.  Place a feature light on either side of your doorway or just a single light for a small […]

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Ensuite Reno: Wall Sconces

bathroom wall sconces

So now the hunt for bathroom wall sconces begins.  As part of the ensuite renovation, I’ve found some suitable Bathroom Vanity Mirrors, but now I need wall sconces to go on either side of the mirrors, and from the feedback I’ve been getting from you, I’m not alone.  Here’s an idea of what I’m after: […]

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Front Door Lights

Porch lighting

Welcome visitors to your home with a beautiful and elegant front door light for your porch.   A brightly lit porch creates a safe environment and will add curb appeal to the entrance of your home.  Today we have a selection of front door lights to choose from and some outdoor light inspiration you will […]

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