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  • In the Movies: Best Lighting in a Supporting Role

    Lights. Camera. Action! Whether used as slang to get out of bed in the morning or to ready your production crew for the next shot, most people are familiar with this traditional film cue, which whittles down the complexity of film-making into three succinct terms. And while the need for cameras and actors cannot be […] The post In the Movies: Best Lighting in a Supporting Role appeared first on De...

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  • Inside Look: The Good Project

    In the Washington Square neighborhood of West Sacramento, a great new housing development has emerged. Or perhaps “good” would be a more accurate term. The Good Project is a compact grouping of contemporary 2- and 3-story townhouse-style homes. Originally started about 10 years ago, the project was unfortunately halted by the economic downturn. But as […] The post Inside Look: The Good Project app...

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  • Fresh Backyard Trends for the 2017 Outdoor Season

    When spring arrives, the interior of your home seems to nab all the attention in the sprucing up department. But as the days get warmer, doubling up on your seasonal refresh plans by going outside will help you get your backyard ready just in time for summer. Whether it is adding a few outdoor accessories, […] The post Fresh Backyard Trends for the 2017 Outdoor Season appeared first on Design Matt...

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  • The Tech-Savvy Home: Little Luxuries That Make a Big Difference

    As much as we would love to have Tony Stark’s elaborate (albeit fictional) smart home, it might be a while before that level of interactive technology is commonplace. Lucky for us, there are modern luxuries today that we can use to start to create our own more realistic high-tech homes: discreet wall outlets, stylish wifi […] The post The Tech-Savvy Home: Little Luxuries That Make a Big Difference...

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  • Milan 2017 – The Best and the Brightest

    After the whirlwind that was Euroluce 2017–and Salone del Mobile as a whole–we have come home from Milan and had some time to take a moment and absorb all the fantastic stuff we saw there. In addition to finding some pretty amazing new offerings by some of our favorite lighting designers, we recognized several trends […] The post Milan 2017 – The Best and the Brightest appeared first on Design Mat...

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  • Spring Interior Looks We Love

    Spring is in the air. And while we may pack away the heavy duvets and winter coats, we might not be ready to go as far as remodeling the house again now that the season has changed. Small touches like decor, finishes and even colors can make a home feel ready for the change in seasons […] The post Spring Interior Looks We Love appeared first on Design Matters by Lumens.

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  • 10 Modern Centerpieces to Try

    The poor dining table, always so unappreciated. So under dressed. It doesn’t have to be a holiday to show that surface some love (though it certainly is good motivation). Fortunately, there are lots of ways that you can use your tabletop to show off your modern design chops as well as your ability to entertain […] The post 10 Modern Centerpieces to Try appeared first on Design Matters by Lumens.

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  • 5 Tips for the Consummate Host

    From Easter family dinner to Mother’s Day brunch, the season of Spring entertaining is upon us. Whether you host a party of 30 or an intimate dinner for three, crossing your t’s and dotting your i’s really pays off when the doorbell rings. We have a few simple tips to get your home, and yourself, […] The post 5 Tips for the Consummate Host appeared first on Design Matters by Lumens.

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  • 7 Tenets of Well-Designed Homes

    For any fan of interior design (myself included), home envy is a real feeling. That’s especially true these days with the number of curated blogs and Instagrams dedicated to the subject. If you look at these home décor and renovation projects side-by-side, you’ll find that they all share basic principles of good design that make […] The post 7 Tenets of Well-Designed Homes appeared first on Design...

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  • 5 Great TED Talks About Design Worth A Listen

    While researching a paper in college, I came across a short video with an incredibly insightful speaker discussing the very topic I was studying. This happened to be one of the TED Talks, 18-minute-or-less presentations packed with enlightening perspectives from today’s leaders in technology, entertainment and design (the source of the TED acronym). If you […] The post 5 Great TED Talks About Desi...

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  • Steal This Style: Airy & Ultra Contemporary

    Located in Savyon, Israel, the F House by Pitsou Kedem Architects is all about open spaces. Apart from the actual open spaces of the yard, this is this best illustrated by the main living area inside. The verticality of the 2-story room is matched by expansive horizontal sightlines courtesy of floor-to-ceiling windows. The furnishings of […] The post Steal This Style: Airy & Ultra Contemporary app...

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  • Philippe Starck’s Starck-iest Hotel Designs

    The best designers are the ones that work on many scales. From the grandest of architectural projects to everyday products that anyone can take home, the greats are known for being able to take their craft across platforms. Among those portfolios you’ll find many designers taking their talents to hotel interiors, such as Arne Jacobsen’s […] The post Philippe Starck’s Starck-iest Hotel Designs appe...

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  • 3 Ideas for Taking Back That Unused Room

    Sometimes our real estate dreams don’t match up with our real estate realties. That formal dining room that we had to have during the house hunt? It did not magically make us stop eating dinner at the kitchen island. That guest bedroom that would allow you to entertain the most far-out-of-town friends on a regular […] The post 3 Ideas for Taking Back That Unused Room appeared first on Design Matte...

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  • Tech Lighting ELEMENT Reflections Decorative Recessed LED Downlights | Lumens.com

    The Tech Lighting Story As the current industry leader in low voltage lighting, Tech Lighting started small. It was founded in 1983 in Skokie, IL (outside Chicago), its first major product offering the low voltage Kable Lite rail system in 1988. Its distinctive dual-cable design quickly established the trendsetting reputation of Tech track lighting and set the stage for the company's rapid growth ...

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  • 6 Design Lessons to be Learned from the Tiny Home Trend

    There’s no question; tiny homes are pretty dang cute. But there are many other reasons people have for deciding to make one their home. They don’t want to be tethered to the upkeep and financial responsibilities associated with larger homes. A tiny home may even be portable and open its owner up to many more […] The post 6 Design Lessons to be Learned from the Tiny Home Trend appeared first on Des...

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  • 10 Laundry Rooms That Will Inspire You To Love Chores

    Ah, laundry day. For some, it is the most dreaded day of the week. But maybe it’s not the activity itself as much as the space you’re doing it in—it might just be that your laundry room needs some love in the design department. Sure, the space might be steeped in function, but that should […] The post 10 Laundry Rooms That Will Inspire You To Love Chores appeared first on Design Matters by Lumens.

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  • Micro/Macro Design: Patricia Urquiola

    Some designers focus on products, others on architecture. Some do both. While different in scale, the range of large and small projects can usually reveal shared characteristics that point to a single creative mind. We’re testing that theory by exploring the work of famed Spanish designer, Patricia Urquiola. By comparing one of Urquiola’s larger architectural […] The post Micro/Macro Design: Patri...

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  • Design Icons: The Aalto Vase

    What do a wave, a restaurant and an Eskimo woman’s leather pants all have in common? It isn’t the setup for a groan-worthy joke, but rather the possible names of an iconic Finnish design. Alternately known as the Aalto Vase, Savoy Vase and Eskimåkvinnans skinnbyxa (say that 10 times fast—I’ll wait), Alvar Aalto’s 1936 glass […] The post Design Icons: The Aalto Vase appeared first on Design Matters...

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  • 5 Interior Design Philosophies from Around the World

    Finding global design inspiration can be overwhelming at the start—there are over 3 billion of us roaming around on this planet, after all. I always like to start not only with colors and treasured pieces that I love, but also looking to my own family traditions as well as global influences that I appreciate. I’m […] The post 5 Interior Design Philosophies from Around the World appeared first on D...

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  • 9 House-Related Adventures to Follow Online

    For some people, their home is much more than just a place to live; it’s their passion, a continual source of inspiration and creativity. Such passion has compelled these people to chronicle their home adventures online. The following are a few of our favorite house blogs (repeat, just a few; there are so many great […] The post 9 House-Related Adventures to Follow Online appeared first on Design ...

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  • Modern Ski Lodges You Can Rent on Airbnb

    Winter is the season to seek cozy comfort from the elements, so there’s little wonder that cabins are such a popular retreat. Surrounded by serene snowy landscapes and rugged terrain, the warmth of the fire is even more inviting. But some of us have to draw the line at the traditional log-cabin look, replete with […] The post Modern Ski Lodges You Can Rent on Airbnb appeared first on Design Matter...

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  • Lights Out! 5 Ceiling Fans Without Lights

    In rooms where lighting is plentiful and you still need a bit of airflow, look to a ceiling fan without lights. This style of ceiling fan still has everything you would expect from a modern design, simply without the inclusion of an integrated light kit. Indoors or out, a fan without a light kit serves […] The post Lights Out! 5 Ceiling Fans Without Lights appeared first on Design Matters by Lumen...

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  • The New R&R: Bath Design Trends for 2017

    Leading up to 2017 we saw the rise of the luxury bath, and so far, this trend has evolved in to a range of highly personalized spaces with their own unique form of escapism, for master and half baths alike. All with impeccably curated décor, surprising color schemes and inventive spatial planning, it’s safe to […] The post The New R&R: Bath Design Trends for 2017 appeared first on Design Matters b...

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  • Easy Home Updates For Every Budget

    After the excitement of New Year’s and the promise of January has gone by, it can seem like there’s still a long, cold stretch of winter ahead. There are few traditional festivities to look forward to before spring, the latter of which usually gets attention for a massive deep cleaning and seasonal updates. But that lull […] The post Easy Home Updates For Every Budget appeared first on Design Matt...

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Generated 2 months ago

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  • Go Big or Go Home: An Guide to Using Oversized Lighting

    When it comes to figuring out what size light you should choose, we can spend all day lending pro tips to make your decision as easy as possible. But if you are more of a go-with-the-flow type of person, it’s all too tempting to throw out the rules of scale, clearance and spacing in favor […] The post Go Big or Go Home: An Guide to Using Oversized Lighting appeared first on Design Matters by Lumen...

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Generated 3 months ago

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  • LZF Timerlite Technique | Lumens.com

    The LZF Story Originally named "Luzifer", LZF lighting got started in 1994 by Marivi Calvo and Sandro Tothill. The contemporary lighting company has a gypsy-like past, beginning in a living room, then moving into a garage, transitioning to a basement, and then upgrading to an enameling plant before finally establishing roots in a converted winery in the Chiva village in Valencia, Spain. Working w...

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  • 5 Homes That Used To Be…What?!

    I have always been obsessed with architecture. My childhood notepads were filled with pages and pages of facades and floor plans. In almost any impressive or grand building, I would plan how I would transform it into my own home. So, I am always filled with an equal parts awe and envy when I see […] The post 5 Homes That Used To Be…What?! appeared first on Design Matters by Lumens.

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Generated 3 months ago

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  • 5 Colors That Work with Any Style, Any Room

    While the monochromatic look can work for the mod-minded, most of us need a little color in our lives. However, it can be a short trip from tasteful to tacky when working with brighter tones. Still, there’s no reason to live in black and white (unless that’s your thing). From bold color themes to subtle […] The post 5 Colors That Work with Any Style, Any Room appeared first on Design Matters by Lu...

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