When it comes to stamping your mark on a room there is nothing more important than having the right lighting.
Depending on what effect you wish to achieve will depend on your choice of lighting. If you are after a vibrant bright light for your kitchen, then you may may want to look at pendent or spot light that hangs from the kitchen ceiling.
In your living room you will want a few different options. Ceiling lights that create a statement, but also do not interfere with you TV viewing. Therefore the addition of sidelights is a must.
When it comes to your bedroom, you will want mellow lighting that will ensure that when sleep time comes, you are not bedazzled before you even get into bed. Therefore a subdued diffused option will be best. Below are just some of the latest lighting solutions from John Lewis, with our recommendations on where the may be best featured in your home.
The Thea GU10 LED Spotlight, 6 Light is available in both a brass and chrome finish. The beauty of the GU10 is that the six individual spots can be adjusted to project perfect light where it is required. This is a great lighting solution for your kitchen.
Floor lamps for your living room do not have be traditional stem and shade design beauties. The Zena LED Twist Floor Lamp is an example in kind. LEDs have come far in recent years to five you a warm light that does not glare but give you the optium glow for your room.
Central Living Room ceiling lights tend to be the most ornate in the home. This is generally because you living room is one room that you spend the most time in and also the main entertaining room for guests. The Mini Callisto Semi Flush Ceiling Light in Chrome measure 45cm in diameter and when turned on will give your room an amazing rich feel. If you already have two ceiling light, therefore replacing with such an affordable piece as the Mini Callisto will really give your rooms some extra gravitas.
If you have a Dining Room that you use for entertaining, lighting will be key to setting the mood. Too bright, and you light will glare off your shiney cutlery, too dim and you may not be able to see what you are eating. The Tobias 3 Pendant Diner Ceiling Light in Nickel can be used with halogen or LED bulbs. The unit is hassle free to fit and will shine down on your dining table to really help with the ambience you are aiming to create.
When it comes to side table or bedside table lighting, something overtly white and bright will not help to create feel you wish. Table lamps are usually used when overhead ceiling lights are too bright. In a living room your side table lamp is usually used for reading whilst you have the main lights off because others are watching the TV. In the bedroom you will have switched off the main lights and your table lamp will provide last minute lighting for reading before you snuggle up for the night.
The Indriya Table Lamp in Antique Brass will give you a gentle glow of warm yellow light that is beautifully reflected off the etched hanging panels. A soothing light that will definitely help you to unwind.
Sometimes when it comes to a lighting solution for the corner of a living room or dining room a floor lamp is what you want. If you happen to live in an older property you may want to consider something with a brass finish. The Jude Floor Lamp Base in Antique Brass, when paired with a stunning shade will give you an amazing WOW piece that you and your guests will love in equal measure.
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