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About orangetobacco

Dutch - admires creativity and handy people - loves to sing - spends too much time on thinking what to do instead of just doing it

Lamps and headaches part 1

Our dining area. To have such a large window facing the street is a remnant from the time when our house was still a shop.

Our dining area. The large window facing the street is a remnant from the time when our house was still a shop.

Lamps. Difficult. Need I say more?

To decide on the right lamp for the right space, is probably the one thing that is taking me ages, and involves headaches, sleepless nights and an empty wallet. For our house, we are aiming for a mid-century / Scandinavian look, but I don’t want to adhere to one style too strictly. In my opinion, our house looks best with a few very simple, bold items. The house has so many original features (stained glass: check; exposed brick wall: check) that it is easy to overdo.

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