Blog posts tagged in Save or Splurge
A friend recently reached out to ask about good resources for different lighting needs. It got me thinking about lighting in general. The hardest part for me is falling in love with light and then seeing the price tag and knowing it’s not gonna happen. It’s happened to us a few times over the course of our remodel. But the reality is, you can often find a similar one for a cheaper piece. Below are some pricey lighting options, with their cost-friendly alternatives.
This lamp probably looks familiar, and this kind of arc lamp is very popular. But why spend $2,000 on a floor lamp when you can spend $200? Left: Ligne Roset, $1,905; Right: CB2, $199.
I love a big, beautiful chandelier. It’s one of the downsides of living in an apartment isn’t able to install your own light fixtures, especially ones like this! Left: Neiman Marcus, $1,1025; Right: One Kings Lane, $629.
Ceiling lights don’t...