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In an ideal world selecting a new light fixture would be as easy as 1, 2, shopping montage. However the reality of unscripted life imposes on us many unexpected burdens and technicalities, making choosing a new light more difficult than making an aesthetic choice. The Wattage, colour temperature, and light source all play important roles in the overall effectiveness of a fixture, and whether or not it’s the right choice for you. LED (Light-Emitting Diode) lights are rapidly becoming the most popular bulbs on the market, but are they right for you? Here’s 4 reasons why we think they are...

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Just because you’ve treated yourself to a new modern light fixture, doesn’t mean you need to spend a fortune upgrading, or replacing your existing furniture and decor. Luckily for us all, contemporary style encourages mixing, and contrast, especially between old and new. A well placed modern element can have a profound effect on a space, especially one with vintage or rustic elements. Last Friday night I had the opportunity to see an effective use of this juxtaposition while at a cozy concert venue in Toronto. The venue was Revival, an intimate setting where I was seeing local band, The Spandettes....

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There aren’t too many things that can age as gracefully as furniture. It’s not like you can throw a coat of paint on your sons outgrown jammies, and transform them into a wearable jumpsuit for yourself. Luckily unlike fashion, decor ages well. When you buy whimsical little items for the newest member of your family, you’re not really required to look to far into the future of those pieces, you get to enjoy them for what they are: for your kid, not for you. Then the years go buy, and your little treasure has grown into a miniature person, who...

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