Last week’s New Year’s Resolution for the Home dealt with decluttering Mt. Paper. This week’s is: Lighting.
A lighting refresh is one of the best bang-for-your-buck fixes you can do for your home and what better time to do it than while the sun has completely disappeared from Portland?! Replace broken fixtures + dead bulbs. And update the ones you’re no longer crazy about. You’d be surprised what a fresh coat of paint and a new lighting source can do to a room!
For quick + affordable basics, go to Home Depot but if you have a little extra time to snoop around for a sweet deal, check out the ReBuilding Center on Mississippi. (Great for a shoestring budget or finding vintage scores.)
For some dreamy designer knockoffs, I love Globe Lighting, with several metro locales.
Plus they’ve got the ever popular, ever lovely mid century modern pendant cluster ($214.99):
Schoolhouse is for the perfect finishing touch on a room. Looking to switch from a bedside lamp to a space-saving sconce? This is the place.
If you have a bigger budget, Restoration Hardware has your statement lighting covered. Centerpiece chandeliers and swanky floor lamps…