Friday, January 8, 2010

Chandelier Chic

Oh, how I love chandeliers! Bright and sparkly, simple and sophisticated, big and bold...there's just something about hanging an over-sized chandelier to be the center of attention in a room. And the more unexpected, the better - like hanging a giant chandy over your kitchen island? Or placing one in your basement craft room? What do you think? Would you make a statement in your _____ room with a unique chandelier?! I would if I didn't live in an apartment rental :( Enjoy and have a fantastic weekend. XO - Julie













16 comments:

  1. I'm looking forward to crafting my own chandeliers and other light fixtures, seeing as a student budget don't want to let up to actually buy a genuine one. (or maybe from the fleemarket, but "80's vintage" just isn't my cup of tea.)

    Wonderful pictures!
    Can't wait to get a nice light fixture in my bedroom.

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  2. Most definitely! I love the Fortuny chandelier and of course, the classic Domino feature with the zebra rug....sigh;)

    Best,
    Jaime

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  3. I am completely enamored with chandeliers in any room- all rooms. I will be replacing our dining room one eventually but really want a cute girly one for the laundry room. Just to make it more fun!

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  4. All of these photos are remarkably gorgeous! Love the iron rimmed windows and that office makes me want to go home and redecorate mine! Nice picks!

    www.twinkletoes-golddangles.blogspot.com

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  5. SOOOO pretty! If I didn't live in an apartment, I'd totally go all out and buy the prettiest one I could afford!

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  6. Beautiful!!!! I love this post! I love chandeliers too!

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  7. wow! these are all fantastic!!

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  8. a girl after my own heart, and many other chandelier loving hearts too i'm quiet sure! if i could be completely decadent, i'd indulge in one in my bathroom (like you said, if i wasn't in a cute littel rental:( but we can plan for those home-owner days right?! :)

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  9. I am all about changing out boring light fixtures! Great post!

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  10. those white kitchen chairs are faboo!

    i just tagged you for an award.
    xx

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  11. Beautiful! Especially the metallic one. LOVE!

    Betsy

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  12. I adore your post! This proves that chandeliers do not have to be the classic intricate beading only found in formal/semiformal rooms.

    -Rachel-
    Rachel's Cottage House
    http://rachelscottagehouse.wordpress.com

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  13. Love this post, I so want to put a chandelier in my little place but I think it just might be too, well little!!

    But I am thinking of putting a smaller black one in the toilet!

    Thanks for the inspiration :)

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