Fireplace mantles have become more and more streamlined over the years, and that’s fine with me. Smart editing of décor is always a good thing, I think, and that goes for mantles as well. But—having said that—I am always on the lookout for great mantles that work well in a masculine design environment. Here are a few stellar examples.– See the whole post at The Interior Collective.
Let’s try a little experiment. If I say “mid-century modern lighting,” what’s the first thing you think of? Is it the sparkly and vivacious Sputnik lamp? Or is it one of the cerebral and understated Nelson bubble lamps? Maybe it’s neither and you’ve gone off to somewhere I haven’t thought of (if that’s the case, please leave a comment and let me know!). No matter what leapt to mind, you’ve just successfully figured out how to show your personality through lighting.– See the whole post at The Interior Collective.