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The power of Good Lighting

One of my absolute favorite home design couples, Chris and Julia Marcum, have a phrase they use often - lamp o'clock - that time in the evening when the outdoor light is dimming and all of the lamps get turned on inside the house. That low glow and gorgeous ambiance is a vibe in and of itself.


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I put together a big round up of my favorite floor and table lamps for that perfect mood lighting in your home. And the best part is they're all super affordable!




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Benefits of Good Lighting


- Reduces Stress
- Elevates the look of a room
- Makes your home look more expensive
- Improves mood
- Improves productivity
- Helps stabilize your circadian rhythm

Who knew lighting could do all that?!




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round up of favorite lighting options for your home, floor lamps, table lamps, brass, vintage, boho

  1. The Taren

  2. The Shiloah

  3. The Barton

  4. Bridalne Table Lamp

  5. Blue Ceramic

  6. Brushed Brass with Glass Shade

  7. Rattan Shade

  8. The Chloe

  9. The Crosby

  10. Swing Arm Floor Lamp

  11. Iron Floor Lamp

  12. Task Floor Lamp



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xoxo, L

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