By Shan Solorzano. interior. Published at Monday, July 16th, 2018 - 02:27:46 AM.
you can add floor (and table) feature lighting to warm up your space and illuminate some of the more charming parts of your home.A table lamp near a houseplant helps brighten up a dark corner. Or. create a comfy reading nook with an overhanging floor lamp and an overstuffed chair. You don't need to change out fixtures. and you can still swap out feature lighting whenever you want to try something different.
By purposefully drawing eyes upward. you ensure that everyone who sees your home is taking in the space as a whole. rather than just the tiny section at eye level. making your design look and feel more complete.To make it happen. utilize anything that draws eyes toward the ceiling. Here's a few examples and suggestions to get you started:Invest in verticle shelving.
Then. choose a middling shade (30%) for your secondary color and. finally. use pops of something bolder (10%) as your accent color.Choose dividers that let in light. Divide wiselyWhen designing your studio. you need to divide your space up somehow. That said. not all dividers are created equal. Using too many. or the wrong type. leaves your space feeling choppy. or unnecessarily cut off from the rest of the room.
First. consider proportions of the room. You'll want to account for the size of your table. and the proportions of your room itself. If your formal dining room table seats 10 people. you may want to look into a row of matching pendants. But. if the room only seats your family of four. perhaps a single chandelier will do the trick. As a rule. your light fixture should cover 2/3 of the table.