Tag Archives: chandeliers

Home Decorating Advice

I am often asked for home decorating advice from people hoping for a quick answer of color, style and painting techniques. Although I’d love to help, there is never a simple answer when it comes to home decor. Your room’s ‘flavor’ is as complex as you are, as varied as each member of your family, [...]

French Country Decorating Style – Lamps!

Specialty or theme lamps are an easy way to incorporate the French Country Decor style into your home, without spending a bundle. The style is cozy, warm and relaxing with just a touch of personal style and whimsical features peeking through. This part shabby-chic, part ‘garden-comes-in’, part French country decorating style, literally has its roots [...]

Country Lighting with Traditional Farmhouse Chandeliers

If you’ve considered moving to the country and raising your own food – living off the land and renovating an old farmhouse, it won’t be long before you want to upgrade the electrical panels or install some new, but traditional, farmhouse country chandeliers. Even if your home isn’t quite on a farm, but you love [...]

Country Lighting, Log Cabin or Cottage Chic

If you are thinking of country lighting you are thinking of warm, mood lighting. Golden tones filling the room – something unique and completely yours. Sounds lovely doesn’t it? But how to achieve it? After all, who needs the cold florescent glare, the blinding halogen spots that defy you to look up in any room? [...]

Charming Country Lighting Style

It’s funny how, once you know this trick, a room can be transformed into a whole new look – say country decor – just by changing lighting fixtures. Yet to the new home decorator or interior designer, far too often when decorating or redecorating a room, we overlook lighting until the very end of the [...]

Your Country Home

"You don’t have to live in a rural setting to have a soothing, relaxing retreat. Decorate a room (or all of them) with the new style of country decor. It’s all about what feels right for you…" Decorating with a country touch is more about your own style than any set rules on colors or [...]