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Light Work

Danielle Littman |  2015-08-11

Lighting is an important feature when designing a room.  Lighting is far more than simply illuminating décor, the styles and types of light affect the way we work and feel in that room.  Certain lights can be straining, both on the eyes and the mind.  Light can be both too much and too little, and…

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Inviting “Downton Abbey” Into Your Home

Danielle Littman |  2015-06-16

Whether you’re strict like Mr. Carson or free spirited like Sybil Crawley, the show Downton Abbey will send you on an enticing and dramatic thrill ride.  The British Masterpiece Classic takes place in early 20th century England, starting the day after the Titanic sinks.  Downton Abbey sends you on a roller coaster by following the…


Define Your Lighting Style

Danielle Littman |  2013-11-22

In a recent American Lighting Association (ALA) webinar, the question of design and style was discussed and it was clear that lighting styles and design components with lighting is more than often a subjective issue. Joe Rey-Barreau, architect, lighting designer and associate professor at the University of Kentucky’s College of Design, hosted the webinar and…