Lighting

Decorating with Blue & White Lamps

Alfresco Emporium

A blue and white palette can add a cool and calm style to your home, decorate your bedroom, study or living room with colour and pattern with a ginger jar lamp to transform your living space.  Today we have found some inspirational pictures to show you how you can decorate with your lamp and some […]

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Design Trend: Glass Lamps

bell glass lamp

Clear glass lamps are a big design trend at the moment, and I just love them.  We often use lamps as an anchor to a vignette on a side table, bedside table or console table, but using a glass lamp doesn’t create a heavy weight in the arrangement and the glass reflects the light in […]

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Chandelier Glamour – Tips on Hanging your Chandelier

tips on hanging your chandelier

Its no secret, I love chandeliers, I have one in the entrance of my home and another chandelier hanging in my kitchen.  Chandeliers are a stylish and glamourous addition to any room in your home, but working out what size chandelier to suit your room and at what height to hang them can be difficult, […]

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Lighting Tips for Your Home

lighting tips for your home

Lighting is an area of interior decorating that people often struggle to get right.  General lighting, task lighting, creating the right mood, it’s hard to know where to start.  We asked Tiffany Buckins, Head of Interior Design at IKEA Australia, to share some of her best lighting tips with us. Furnish with lighting, tips from Tiffany […]

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Glass Pendant Lights for the Kitchen

glass pendant lights kitchen

Have you noticed how popular glass pendant lights have become for the kitchen? They provide great light  as the clear shade allows light to travel upwards as well as down on the kitchen bench.  You will however need to have a pretty light bulb and be prepared to clean it.  I’ve rounded up some glass pendant […]

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Custom Lampshades

Looking for a lampshade that’s a little different or just can’t find what you’re looking for?  A custom lampshade may be the solution.  We have searched our lighting directory and here are some retailers that can supply custom made lampshades. Lampshade House Lampshade House in Melbourne offer a complete lampshade making service.  Simply choose your […]

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