There's no doubt there are a TON of options out there.
However, that doesn't mean there's a great number of Amazing options. Besides, who wants just plain OK when you can have perfection? I guess that's what makes the difference in great results. Settling or Searching.
Things that make you go Hmnn?
For that very reason, I am Always on the hunt for new light fixtures for my interior design projects. Every project I work on is with a unique client who has their taste and their idea of what good design is for them.
Consequently, it's my job to make their style and taste come together seamlessly.
I can promise you I have searched through endless web catalogs and countless vendors to put together a collection of a few of my favorite light fixtures. As a result below are some of my current favorite chandeliers.
Pendant Chandelier, Linear Chandelier, Beaded Chandelier, Articulating, Lantern Style you name it is in here!
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Design Finds at Target
You never know where that just so perfect home decor accent piece you've been looking for will show up. Here are a few finds from Target that might be exactly what you've been searching for.
The trick to creating a great design is layering. Mix old with new. Using texture, rough edges together with smooth slick accessories. Vary lines, mix straight hard lines with curved lines.
All of this mixing is the key to creating a cohesive design. Additionally layering laying helps with the budget. You know, that dirty little word that ruins everything. Sometimes the less expensive items can be a better find than the most expensive. And who will ever know but you?
Casual Coastal Farmhouse Fresh Furniture and Accents from Target.
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Botanical illustration is the art of depicting the form, color, and details of plant life.
As a rule, I use the term generically to represent anything in nature, plants, seaweed, eggs, feathers, butterflies and the like. Rooted in tradition as the predecessor to photography botanicals make a great addition to any room.
I've always been a fan of botanicals and today you can find all sorts of styles. Additonally you can find them by color, category and in varrying sizes to fit any home decor.
For Instance on the website Pintrest you will find a number of free prinatbles. That's copies that you can print at home for next to nothing. Similarly you can find collections of vintage botanicals for sale on websites like Etsy, Charish, One Kings Lane and many more.
Here are some articles on the origin history of Botanicals from My Modern Met.
Art that captures the beauty of nature are beautiful! Best of all botanicals are a great way to pull together a grouping to fill a large wall. Prints are a much less expensive route and can vary in both quality and price. Lower end reproductions are basically color copies. On the higher end are hand painted botanicals.
Definatly a Designer GO-TO.
Below is a bedroom from my Portfolio where I used a modern take on Botanical with Sepia Photographs.
This seaweed grouping is one of my all time favorites. A great choice for a Coastal Setting.
Below are some collections I've pulled together. Click any any image for more info.
Birds are another favorite for groupings. Although not true Audubon Birds, the seelctions below are in the style of.