4 Creative Ways to Make Your Bedroom Look Serene and Elegant

4 Creative Ways to Make Your Bedroom Look Serene and Elegant

4 Creative Ways to Make Your Bedroom Look Serene and Elegant
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Of all the spaces in the home, the bedroom is the one where we really want serenity and comfort resides. After all, it’s where we lie our tired bodies down after a long, exhausting day at work – a domestic oasis for the soul.

I have prepared some tips to make the bedroom and serene and elegant, tips that I have been doing for many years now:

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Influence of Architectural Lighting on Health

Influence of Architectural Lighting on Health

Influence of Architectural Lighting on Health
(source: vray.com)

Research on the influence of light on health and behavior may be translated into guiding principles that inform changes in architectural and lighting solutions in built environments. Lighting solutions involve site planning, building orientation, architectural openings, shading and screening systems, as well as electrical lighting systems.

Here is what the study recommends:

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Small Silver Teapot Accent Table Lamp Review

Small Silvery Teapot Lamp by CBK

Small Silvery Teapot Lamp by CBK

The lamp and the price (at $35.00 only!) are definitely great! But the best thing is the handwritten note from the lamp store owner thanking the buyer for the purchase. Ideal for a kitchen counter, dining room, Continue reading

Blue & White Porcelain Candle Table Lamp Review

Blue & White Porcelain Candle Table Lamp

Blue & White Porcelain Candle Table Lamp

No one can beat this lamp for quality, charm or price anywhere so grab it quick before it sells out again. Odds are it wouldn’t stay at this price for long being the price of gas to ship it is almost as much as it costs!

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Fresh Concepts for Unique Home Lighting

Fresh Concepts for Unique Home Lighting

Fresh Concepts for Unique Home Lighting (freedigitalphotos.net)

If you are looking for a way to enliven and renew your home decor, it’s not necessary to completely remodel your home. It’s possible to alter the character and feel of your home starting with a few simple changes that won’t break your budget. A little bit of restructuring can put a fresh face on any room and lead to other design ideas.

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Upcycled Lamps

The Lamp Lady:

So like these recycled lamps. Blog post by Ann Porter

Originally posted on KitchAnn Style:

These recycled lamps are a tad bit different from the recycled lamps I usually write about. No recycled plastic bottles or coffee stirrers to be found from in the lighting from Classified Moto.

recycled motorcycle lamp | Kitchann Style

They use various parts like brake rotors, shocks and transmission gears from 70’s and 80’s era Japanese motor bikes in each hand-crafted lamp.

The lamp you buy may look different since Classified Moto says they make the upcycled lamps from parts on hand (but they try to consider special requests).

recycled motorcycle lamp | Kitchann Style

recycled motorcycle lamp | Kitchann Style

recycled motorcycle lamp | Kitchann Style

recycled motorcycle lamp | Kitchann Style

(Love this)

recycled motorcycle lamp | KitchAnn Style

Check out the Classified Moto gallery and blog – they like to take pictures!

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The Best Lamps for Dorm Room

What are the qualities you should look for in a lamp for a dorm room?

  • small yet sturdy
  • sufficient light for study
  • looks cool
  • inexpensive

 

And, here they are:

Map Shaded Lamp by Stylecraft

Map Shaded Lamp by Stylecraft

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