Category Archives: Lighting

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A Night In

A few months ago, Julia asked me to change the way we think about photographing our homes. Let me explain – have you ever noticed that bloggers are always (always!) chasing that daylight? But what if we started pulling out the camera in theKEEP READING >

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Reviving Our Vintage Sconces in 5 Steps

headboard | marble shelf | pebble pillowcases | cozy dash sheets | mint lumbar | linen duvet | paint A long, long time ago, we picked up a pair of sconces from a pop-up warehouse sale. We set them aside, even noting in this blog post of yore thatKEEP READING >

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Mixing Metals In the Bathroom (+ a Rejuvenation Giveaway!)

When we first started thinking about the finishes we’d like in our bathroom, we weren’t always on the same page. Scott is a big fan of polished chrome; as he’s said before, that shiny finish is like a pair of your favorite blueKEEP READING >

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A Bedroom Progress Report

For the last week, our life has mostly revolved around one thing: Baseboards. You know I love them so! (HA.) Now that the bedroom is almost checked off the trim-list, there are just 3 rooms left in the whole house that are still in need, butKEEP READING >

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Introducing for the First Time, Outdoor Cheer!

As our house continues to feel more and more like home each year – and not just a construction site where we happen to sleep! – I’ve gradually convinced Kim that decorating for the holidays makes sense. Don’t get me wrong,KEEP READING >

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CFL vs. LED + Color Temperature + Getting It Right (Finally!)

This seemingly simple story has been a long time in the making – 2 years, but who’s counting? – and we’ve just now finally nailed our living and dining room lighting. Well, not the fixtures (we’veKEEP READING >