LED light bulbs – will you ever spend $50 on a bulb?

  Yes, $50.  I can imagine most of you area saying “never” or “not a chance.”  But don’t dismiss it out of hand without considering the benefits.    (and not all of them are $50)   LED lighting is the next wave of lighting technology, and one of these bulbs might actually …

Acrylic chandelier for a children's room

Gummy Bear Chandelier

A quick post for today.  A reader sent me this link (thank you reader) for a chandelier (or as they call it “candelier”) made out of 3,000 acrylic gummy bears by the designer Kevin Champeny.   It’s certainly on the more expensive side, the large chandelier is $6,500 and a …

Christmas outside light ideas

Holiday Decorating Ideas

I am officially in the holiday spirit and was looking for some ideas to change things up, and have found some great …

grey and white table lamp

10 Great Table Lamps

    1. Simple Sophistication I love the understated elegance of this light, the Lens Table lamp from Best & LLoyd.  The …

Modern dining room chandelier

High/Low – The Bar Chandelier

  Options for a Modern, Rectangular Chandelier with Crystals   HIGH  –  $5,995 A friend of mine who recently moved pointed out …


Shopping for Lampshades

Lampshades are a great, easy way to impact the look of your room.   When I was looking for one to update a …

Iron Swing Arm Sconce with grey shade

Swing Arm Wall Sconces

Swing arm lights (also sometimes referred to as a type of wall sconce) are a great lighting option – for bedside reading, …