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The Perelin series of lamps designed by Markus J. Becker consists of several 3-dimensional, self-supporting, stable objects that can decorate any part of your living space. Their clean, but at the same time flowing design is effected through the use of a special glossy electroluminescent glow sheet. The lamps are very light, thin and flexible, almost like paper. They provide indirect lighting so they are perfect to use as mood lights.The contrast between back and front side, between luminous and non-luminous surface creates a striking black-and-white effect.
Odds are that some, if not most, of the people will begin their Christmas sojourn today via a long drive or a trip to a friends Christmas party. Christmas Eve is notorious for sending people to the ER for falls and other calamities, so here are some tips to keep you safe this season. 1. Watch the walkways: Ice is perhaps the most dangerous natural phenomenon that can put an early end to Christmas celebrations. Make sure your walkway is well salted with rock salt, or at the very least, use sand or cinder to gain traction. Make sure to keep an eye on the ice when you walk across on the way to the car. If you’re the host, then please, use a doormat. 2. Dont be afraid to take an extra trip: Humans are naturally impatient, and we will do anything we can to consolidate how many trips we take to the car. T
It’s two more days til Christmas, the stockings are hung, the whole family from the West coast has arrived, we are beginning to eat more, and most of the house is completely decorated. The stocking and mantel decor is something my father always thinks is important when decorating for the holidays, and when I visit mom and dad’s house for the holidays, it ‘s always beautifully decorated with fresh greens taken out of the backyard, pine cones and candles. This year, Dad chose silver reindeer and Santa sleigh stocking holders to hang the stockings. I love the touch of the silver on the mantel. You can get the look with the silver reindeer stocking holders at Pottery Barn is in Crossgates, 218 0572. Happy holidays to you all. See you back
These eco friendly shelves have a streamlined look that’s at home with many different styles. Use them to display a collection of teddy bears in a kids room or to display and store your book collection. The bookcase can also act as a space divider in any room. The divider boards are aligned in the middle and can be adhered in place or simply positioned anywhere for a variety of custom designs! Best of all, the Eco Modern Storage Tribeca Bookcase is made from sustainable and recycled materials.
Houses not only interior, but also has the exterior. Interior and exterior of a house should be arranged neatly in order to appear attractive. Also the home should also provide comfort for the owner. Arrangement of outer space is very important, especially if you live in the real estate. Harmony between the exterior with the environment will add an attractive visual impression. To beautify the exterior of your home can design a beautiful garden with pond fish such and use a good fence and styles. In addition, your home address must also be seen clearly for all, you have to use the address sign to display your house number with install the address plaques on the wall or make your address plaques in your garden. Choose the right size and shape that suit to your home exterior decor.
The Witch is a stylish pendant lamp designed by Marco Piva for Leucos. This amazing suspension of blown glass is available in following colors: transparent black, mirrored crystal, white or grey. The structure is available in either black painted metal on black glass or chrome plated metal on the mirrored, white and grey diffuser versions of the lamp. All versions of the lamp are really mystical and good looking. The black diffuser that houses a blown glass center and pulsating red light reminds a living organism with a heart.