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MAR 02, 2017

LIFE-CHANGING LIGHTING.

BY LORI MORRIS

Light is so much more than its intended purpose! There’s a plethora of fabulous fixtures out there that are statement pieces in themselves. From luxurious, art deco-inspired chandeliers to fabulous accent lamps, lighting tells a story in each room.

If design is about creating a feeling, then lighting is one of the most essential elements – it needs to be used correctly to establish the right atmosphere. Will the space be used during the day or in the evening? Do you want the soft, ambient glow of a lounge, or a brightly lit kitchen? For example, strategically placing pools of light throughout a room creates an ambiance that subliminally settles people, making them want to linger longer.

With the right lighting, and the right fixtures, the possibilities for creating an incredible vibe are endless. Here are just a few that I’m crushing on lately:

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