Tag Archives: chandeliers

When Bigger is Better

Trend alert!  Oversized lighting is H-O-T.  You’ll see it in all the design/decor magazines.  There is nothing I love more than a good hanging light fixture – it’s an amazing focal point for any room!  So if you make it bigger, you make it better. source   If you are putting in overhead lighting, err […]

Historic Home Tour Highlights

I’m a big fan of historic home tours.  Here in Nashville, there are about a dozen annual tours of historic neighborhoods.  I hit as many as I can.  My current favorite is a tour of a high-end historic neighborhood off West End Avenue.  Recently, my daughter and I spent a Saturday appreciating the architecture and […]


I have something of an obsession with chandeliers.  You see, I hate overhead flourescent lighting.  I mean, HATE it.  And I HATE ceiling fans.  I want to see something interesting and beautiful when I look up, something that casts a pleasant glow.  When we bought this house, it had 11 ceiling fans.   It now has […]