Rustic lighting for the shabby chic home

Antique and vintage lighting fixtures in homes are a big trend these days. People love to add a bit of vintage spice to their world of chic modernity. Rustic pendant lights are the best way to impart a rustic charm to your modern homes. While typical industrial light fixtures are not for the faint hearted, rustic pendant lights are a bit more easy on the eye with their timeless allure.

When shopping for lighting fixtures keep in mind the size of your room, height of the ceilings and the style of your room. Visit a few yard sales and antique shows to grab one of a kind exquisite pieces. If you can’t do that, you need not worry, a lot of stores now have many varieties of lights including ones with a rustic look. Otherwise, internet is your best friend. There are many stores which deal in antique furnishings and lights. Check them out and who knows you might end up striking gold!

Pastoral ceiling light

Pastoral ceiling light

This rustic pendant light is full of American pastoral temperament, drum shaped shade with crystal decoration is the best connection to vintage house. This fixture has polished brass finish, surface is smooth and exquisite.

Rustic pendant lights are a highly flexible and charming style of lighting. They will always complement your look of the room, overall. These lights can be used in rooms with high ceilings and exposed beams, or in kitchens over the island where modern architecture would mingle very well with the soft classical smooth edges of pendant lights. These lights are a splendid addition to a dining room and they would make any room look grand.

For a classic vintage look, go for a distressed lamp. These would go best with the minimalistic style in a room, in a modern room it might dampen the bright spirit. Take polished, hammered disc pendant of copper or brass for a more polished look. You might want to decide upon the shape of your light too. There are large pendant lights that even though look exquisite they might look too big in a small room or a room with completely contemporary decor. Consider which elements you want to highlight and which you’d rather ignore and that would help you decide the type of lighting fixture you might use. Install a dimmer to control the amount of lighting you might want in the room.

Mediterranean style Tiffany lights

Mediterranean style Tiffany lights

The colored glass pendant light is the best decoration for the house, umbrella shaped fixture adds rustic temperament to any occasions. Fixture itself has polished brass finish, downlight lamp holder provides enough brightness.

Choose large colored glass pendants with brass or copper details in your living room or your dining area, they can also be used in the hallway to welcome your guests with a cheerful glow. Clear glass pendants are also absolutely lovely. They give a very elegant and romantic effect to the room. If you have special period features in your house rustic pendant lights would be an excellent choice.

An over-sized light will be the focal point in any room, it can show off your aesthetic sense quite well. Clear glass pendants with a caged frame and naked light speak volumes of your refined taste, large colored glass pendant also give a sophisticated charm to the room. In a house with many period features  you might want to choose a distressed metal shade for your light.

Vintage lights are back in fashion in a big way, if you choose to put one in your house it will not only be a latest trend but these lights are also sure to woo everyone. Rustic pendant lights are a perfect addition to any house. Just be sure to choose a light that compliments the design of the room and adds to its beauty.

Decor Ideas Using Glass Wall Sconce

The use of glass wall lighting can be traced back to Roman civilization 2000 years back. However, today glass wall sconce is one of the most common types of lighting found invariably in schools, offices, commercial spaces and houses.

Concept of Glass Wall Sconce

It is a versatile lighting style often used in areas where you may require a little additional lighting to light a dark area. These wall fitting lights come in a wide variety of glass designs, shapes, decorative styles and shades. It can essentially be used for decorative lighting, or as task lighting in study areas, hall ways, or dine out areas. This type of lighting finds great scope of usage even in restaurants, hotels, offices, etc. These wall sconces appear to be like wall hanging candle holders. You can actually use them for different purpose by altering the light power.

Wood Wall Sconce Shelf

Use of Wall Sconce

When it comes to glass wall sconce, they are undoubtedly sophisticated lighting options which you can use artistically in different areas.

Owing to their exclusive decorative look and artistic designs they are great lighting option for hall ways or living areas where you always prefer something that would easily catch the attention of people as well as offer sufficient lighting.

These wall sconces being made of glass offer bright lighting, clear and effective distribution of light.

Since a glass wall sconce occupy minimum space for installation, you can essentially use them wherever you find narrow and limited lighting scopes like, doorways, or above the vanity mirrors in bathrooms or above wash basins.

Installing a series of similar looking wall sconce in the corridor can definitely enhance dramatic elegance.

Water pipe rack

Water pipe rack

As we know, a glass wall sconce can change the environment of whole home to be European vintage style, then we can match the unique shelf with glass wall sconce.  It is made of wood and the whole style looks industrial and chic. We can put some plant pots or wine bottles on it.  And also the wall looks not too monotonously.

Besides, you can select glass shades, designs, and textures from a wide array of sconce designs easily available in the market. This can also be a budget lighting solution against the contemporary lighting styles offering contemporary, classic, modern, traditional appeals accordingly with different designs.

Collocation of wall lamps

A good light collocation can improve the art decorative effect of your home. The soft and changeable lighting will make your home environment more funny and elegant. A daily home light can brighten the home and satisfy the illumination demand. Besides, the art and decorative performance of lights can cultivate the state of mind and highlight the life quality. Apart from interior illuminated function, we should take advantage of lights flexibly to enrich the whole space. The lighting can be regarded as the magician of whole space. The beauty of lighting can make the room become mysterious and graceful, then can also cheer people up. The wall lamp, actually, can give people this kind of feeling. Moreover, the wall looks not too monotonous any more with the decoration of chic and beautiful wall lamps.

Wall Sconces With Iron Material

The size of wall lamp is usually depended on the size of space and the color of wall paper or bed. For example, for modern and simple bed, we can choose a glass Tiffany modern wall lamp in floral shape. The wall paper can be decorated with damask or similar floral pattern which in light color like beige or baby blue and so on. Then, the whole effect can be more harmonious and elegant.

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The wall lamp can bring the blurry feeling and make the room more unique and special. At the same time, it can stress the beauty of wall lamp and echo with the bedside lamp well. This kind of wonderful room must have attracted you a lot.

Choosing perfect bedroom ceiling lights

Flush mount light

Bedroom is the important part of our lives as we spend the quality time in our bedroom. Lighting in bedroom plays an important role in giving it an enhancing and relaxing mode. In order to get the ambient light in your bedroom the bedroom ceiling lights are important. They are available in a wide range of styles and sizes. They can be either in form of hanging or in the form of flush mounted one. The type of bedroom ceiling light completely depends on the size of room and also on the height of you bedroom ceiling.

Creative Shaped bedroom Ceiling Light

In some cases, people use the recessed light to get a streamlined look in the bedroom. The flush mount bedroom ceiling lights are available in different styles and sizes. You can get the best light for your small bedroom as well which works perfectly with the décor of your room. When you prefer to choose the flush mount light in your bedroom you need to choose between the semi flush mount and close flush mount. The close flush mount is the one which directly sits on the ceiling and the semi flush light is the one which hangs some inches down thus leaving some space between the fixture and ceiling.

Close mount light

bedroom ceiling lights

If your ceilings are below 8 feet then choosing the close flush mount bedroom ceiling light it is more preferable. Ceiling heights of more than 9 to 10 feet needs a semi flush mount light? In case your bedroom has ceiling height more than 10 feet then you should consider choosing a hanging light rather than flush mount lights. When you are installing the bedroom ceiling light keep in mind to place them in the center of the room is that it gives the light effect throughout the room. Install some well placed fixture but make sure that you don’t install too many fixtures.

Exquisite match for study room

Exquisite match for study room

Even we are at home, the diligent white-collar worker are always reading books or work to improve ourselves, study is necessary for white-collars, the workbench would take advantage of space, it would be exquisite study in small corner.

Life passion is reflected in details, the perfect furniture would add romantic atmosphere for your home. Soft ocean is the main style for restaurant for your room, the cool color match would keep the house full of ocean, the following Nordic table is the good choice for study room.

Nordic simple desk

Nordic simple desk

The workbench design would make you happy, blue wall with natural painting is the best effect for house, since the chair and table are white, that is perfect combination , if we place the vase on the table, at the same time, we can put some dried flower, that would bring fresh and beauty for study.

Ceramic flower vase

Ceramic flower vase

Good quality ceramic vase can create atmosphere for your date, the position of dinning table is necessary, no matter it is Chinese meal or western style, that is the best accessories for flower and vase.

When we are reading books, we had better have table lamp to decorate the house, the decorative table lamp is beautiful and simple, that would be the perfect combination.

Decorative Crystal Table Lamps

The floral table lamp is best choice for study room, living room and bedroom, fabric shade with crystal base is the perfect combination to decorate room, flower around shade is made by professional master, exquisite and vivid.