Cable Lighting may look complicated, but it is actually very simple. It is all the options that might get confusing. Continue reading
Rose Gold has warm cast that is flattering. It feels new and fresh, but it is actually a classic.
Even pure gold is slightly reddish yellow in color. Anything other than 24 karate gold is mixed with something. Rose gold is gold mixed with copper. The more copper, the darker the red color of the gold. Red gold jewelry is up to 50% copper, 50% gold. Rose gold is 75% pure gold mixed with copper and silver. Continue reading
Rose gold finish is used on furniture and lighting. Softer than copper, with a warm pinkish cast, rose gold coordinates beautifully with any style from Hollywood Regency to Farmhouse, from Mid Century Modern to Industrial.
Modern and Mid Century Modern Rose Gold
ELK Group International 3138-266 Jette Chair
17” wide x 19” front to back, 38” high back
Finish: Rose Gold
The energetic, upward-directed vectors of our retro-futurist Jette collection Chair relaunch the nuclear and celestial-inspired “Googie” aesthetic made popular by Mid Century Space Age design stories. Beautiful, on-trend Rose Gold-finished metal openwork. Perfect for that hip urban address.
When I posted about Facemasks back in March, I was hoping we wouldn’t need them long. But it is August now. The masks I love from Marye-Kelley are on back order, but everyone else is making them now. Continue reading
You probably already know what Schoolhouse Lighting looks like. When you shop for lighting, especially a fan light, it is labeled.
But why is this called Schoolhouse Lighting?
What I am going to write next is something I know. And it’s one of those things I know that I don’t remember where I learned it. So that means that the knowledge is suspect, because it was very likely from a fiction book. A lot of fiction books include facts, but those facts are suspect unless confirmed. We call them factions. Continue reading
Boston International’s Blue Topiary Collection has the artwork of Rosanne Beck on an assortment of paper, cloth and ceramic items for the kitchen and table.
They all feature watercolors of plants or topiary in blue and white chinoiserie pots. The fabric has the motif on white with a light blue lattice print. Continue reading
I have quite a collection of different Blue Willow towels. But, they are all made out of linen or thin cotton.
3dRose has little velour terry cloth towels printed in the Blue Willow pattern. Continue reading
I have Blue Willow Towels as a search on eBay, and a Blue Willow Towel Hook showed up this morning. It was a Buy It Now and someone already had, but it made me look for Blue Willow hooks. Continue reading
I came on Marye-Kelley Blue Willow while I was looking for something else and put it in my shopping cart to think about later.
Now that it is summer, even though we aren’t entertaining, we are living more on the porch. Continue reading
… mini halogen light bulbs can slide on wires along the perimeter.
Southern Living July 2020
A Truly Open House
Article by Grace Haynes
Photographs by Hector Manuel Sanchez
This month’s issue of Southern Living shows a lake house with cable lighting in the kitchen. I really like cable lights, but I haven’t noticed cable lighting in magazines lately. Continue reading