Mini Lamp can be used on most kinds of lamps -floor lamps, table lamps and even chandelier-type lamps or sconces. Cost-conscious consumers might be hesitant to opt for these smaller lamp shades if lined up with bigger ones that cost just about the same, but opting for these miniature alternatives can actually help save money because it diffuses more light while maintaining the softer, more relaxed mood that regular-sized and massive lamp shades give off. By adopting these smaller shades as an alternative, there would be no need to do a complete overhaul on the lamp stand and light bulb on hand. However, there are some things to be taken into consideration in order to get the perfect lighting with these Mini Lamp Shades -all of them easy and customizable to fit your needs!
Wrought iron lamp's body style is consists of iron parts that was carefully made, offering beautiful and distinct looks while giving good quality of light. Wrought irons can come in infinite designs as they can be bent, formed and wielded to make a distinct look for each lamp. This kind of lamp design is best to fit with light color background setting like cream, pearl white and tan. Wrought iron lamps are less costly compared with the tiffany table lamps.
Antique art deco lamps are based on designs depicting different dated periods. Art Deco antique lamps for example are based on the refinement of the Rococo period that took place in Europe during the 18th century, using hand blown Italian glass, and pieces of them are often used as table lamps and floor lamps. More modern style Art deco lamps feature sleeker designs that have been the basis of the design of modern day buildings such as the Empire State building.
For those who loved colored glass, Tiffany lamps are a perfect lighting choice. The original Tiffany lamps were designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany and he loved some of the beautiful rich tones that were often used in mosaics in Byzantium. He worked to take these colors and add them to the glass instead of painting the glass. These lamps are actually made from beautiful stained glass that is hand cut. Each piece of the stained glass gets a piece of copper foil wrapped around it, then it is glued together and lead is used to solder the different pieces of glass together. There are often seeds, lines, and bubbles that occur in the glass, which actually add to the natural beauty of this special type of glass used for these lamps.
While a combination of natural light and bright, overhead lights is conducive for productivity in the workplace, a different ambience might be desired at home after long hours at work - low, dimmer, softer lamp lights are a prime example. Are you in need of a chic and unique update on your existing lamps? No need to burn a hole in your budget -Mini Lamp Shades might just be the answer for you especially if you have been looking for a trendy update to those old, dust-gathering lamp shades.
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