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Working From Home

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“Business as usual” should be “business gets creative” – Elizabeth Fazzare People’s lives have been completely turned upside down and inside out. Moms, Dads, children, young adults, teachers, men, women, and everyone else. Navigating through this time of uncertainty and fear is challenging. Not one person isn’t having to step up these days. Fortunately, in our world of technology, our ability to continue with “business as usual” is possible. We just have to inject some creativity and self-discipline into the…

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Lighting Trends 2020

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Lighting Trends to Know in 2020  In this latest blog, I am going to share some of the latest home lighting trends that are very hot for interior design in 2020. Some we started to see last year but now with a new and improved look. while others are totally original. I will go more in depth about specific spaces in the home such as the dining room or bathroom lighting and what is trending for each of those, but…

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Fall Lighting & Decorating Ideas

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Cozy Up to Fall Summer is officially over and we are welcoming the returning fall season with open arms (or at least I am). And it’s not because it’s “pumpkin spice” season (which I actually do not care for whatsoever), but it has simply always been one of my most looked-forward to seasons. The warm golden hues, crisp air, comfort food, football and of course, Thanksgiving and Halloween. The turn of the seasons also means that I get to turn…

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Why You Should Layer Your Lighting

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Why Should You Layer Your Lighting? Creating the perfect mood in a room is often thought to be in the décor of the home. But furniture, pretty pillows and throw blankets are not the only way to please one’s eye. What is the number one thing we do to create a serene, relaxed or romantic setting? We light candles. What do we do when we need to get something accomplished at home? We turn on the brighter lights. When we…

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Light and Wellness

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Benefits of LED Light is a new “all-natural ingredient” for health and wellness. Artificial lighting systems act like vitamins for circadian rhythm. We have daily cycles of natural light which is critical for synchronizing hormone cycles that regulate our energy, metabolism, mood, sleep, and overall health/well-being. Light and wellness go hand in hand. LED light color temperature (blue) increases energy, mood and vitality throughout the day. Whereas the warmer colors which help stimulate the production of melatonin in the body,…

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Jeans Day 2019

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BCCHF Jeans Day In Support of BC Children’s Hospital Foundation, we participated in Jeans Day. Every year we choose to participate as it stands for such an incredible cause. BC Children’s Hospital Foundation started Jeans Day in 1990 and since then, has raised over $21 million. The history of BC Children’s Hospital is extensive. What they have done in such a “short” period of time is remarkable. No wonder it is the leader in Children’s health care across North America,…

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Fashion Lighting Sale – Featuring Artcraft Lighting

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Although lighting is fundamentally functional, at Design Lighting we see it as so much more. Lighting is an opportunity to add beauty and design to your home. Artcraft Lighting, a Canadian company hailing from Toronto, Ontario, has taken this idea and ran with it. Their affordable, quality pieces are inspired by the fashion world, and they believe that beautiful lighting should be a source of pride that you enjoy for a very long time. For a limited time, we are…

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