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Funky Eclectic Chandelier Design

Posted by editor On May - 27 - 2009



Various chandelier designs for a casual furnishing to achieve funky or eclectic effect for an interior space. The first one is designed by Rodi Graumans known as 85 lamp chandelier ( £1,485.00) the second one is called Linea chandelier, the black wireframe chandelier (£138.95) and the rest are known as gypsy chandelier one being colorful (£85.00) and the other one is white in color (£95.00).

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Amazing Chandelier From Eva Menz

Posted by Smurfette On March - 5 - 2009

When I see chandelier I immediately think about jewelry. I think of chandelier as jewelry for the home. Like most girls I like everything sparkly. These chandeliers from Eva Menz have definitely stole my heart. They are like glowing beautiful piece of jewelry. I am pretty sure they will cost a fortune, but hey, you get what you pay for.

Here are some images from Eva Menz Design, enjoy!

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Glass sphere ball – nice pendant design

Posted by editor On June - 23 - 2008

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Glass globe pendant recently become very popular with modern edge design demand. Most of the time the glass globes we find are just so plain but these days creativity counts for market. So I found this glass globe texture sphere pendant from and e-mail my friend sent. Hope it can bring inspirations on what’s new on lighting furniture in design.

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Travellers – ICE BAR around the world

Posted by editor On June - 15 - 2008

Trendy Ice Bar, popular among celebrities, bar hoppers, and travellers. Ice Bars unique and cutting edge concepts invite visitors to experience the extraordinary ice interior and ice sculptures. It’s certainly a must to explore, more about ice bar bellow:

ABSOLUT ICE BAR, Tokyo, Japan
Icebar Tokyo
ABSOLUT ICE BAR, Jukkasjärvi, Sweden
Icebar Jukkasjärvi

After Jukkasjärvi, Stockholm and Milan, London is the location for UK’s only permanent ABSOLUT ICEBAR, which has also been followed by recently opened Tokyo. Cocktails served in ice glasses made from the crystal clear waters of the Torne River, regarded as the purest ice in the world; Since the London opening in October 2005 They have received a record number of visitors and caused a stir with press worldwide.

For the generation of us that are looking for something alittle more cutting edge than a night in a bar, Bellow Zero restaurant sits snugly alongside ABSOLUT ICEBAR LONDON which allows the customers the unique experience of freezing temperatures before releasing them into the sumptuous interior of Below Zero to enjoy the delights of modern cuisine. Below Zero and ABSOLUT ICEBAR have not only become the place to be but have also attracted manya celebrities, such as Robert De Niro, Craig David, G4, Jade Jagger, Lisa Scott Lee, Leah Wood to name but a few. Ends.

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Stockholm, Sweden
ABSOLUT ICE BAR,
London, U.K.
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ABSOLUT ICE BAR,
Copenhagen, Denmark
Icebar copenhagen

The unique ABSOLUT ICEBAR COPENHAGEN in central Copenhagen celebrates its fi rst anniversary
in April. To mark the occasion, it has undergone an artistic transformation with about 40 tonnes of freshice from Northern Sweden.

Since its launch in April 2007, ABSOLUT ICEBAR COPENHAGEN has established itself as one of the
absolutely most unique bar experiences in Copenhagen. The magical ice universe has attracted thousands of enthusiastic Danish and international guests, all of whom have had the opportunity to enjoy ice- cold vodka drinks in a marvellous setting that is unparalleled in Denmark.

Based on the theme, “Water Drops”, the Swedish artists, Anders Eriksson and Anders Rönnlund have created a space with a powerful interplay between light and dark. A number of evocative lighting effects in cool green and blue tones create an intimate experience of being surrounded by ice. One of the new elements is an ice sculpture that is realistically formed like a shower cabinet which guests can enter, thereby sparking associations to the coldest shower imaginable.

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Other Interesting Facts about Ladybugs

Posted by editor On May - 21 - 2008

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When I think of ladybugs, they’re not only cute but very colorful to me especially against the green background be it leave or lawn. I’ve heard that ladybugs attracted to light colors and if you don’t really like ladybugs you can use dry white sage, this is sort of the natural cheap and cheery way for ladybug repellent.

More interesting facts on ladybug:

  • In the past, doctors would mash ladybugs and put them in your mouth to cure a toothache
  • In Switzerland, ladybugs are called “good God’s little fairy.”
  • You can fit 80,000 ladybugs into a gallon jug
  • Male ladybugs are smaller than female ladybugs
  • Ladybugs are the official state insect of Delaware, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Ohio and Tennessee
  • They can live for as many as three years
  • A ladybug beats its wings 85 times per second when it flies
  • Their spots fade as they get older
  • The spotted wing covers on ladybugs are made from a material called chitin, the same as our fingernails
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    Glass Pendant Bubble Candle Holder – Mothology

    Posted by editor On May - 7 - 2008

    hanging glass globeAnyone looking to add more romance to their garden or home? I found this nice hanging glass pendant bubble in mothology.com It’s a very nice way to hang your candle, because it can give the impression of floating candles in space (so you’ll have a romantic dinner just like that in harry potter’s feast (hogwarts great hall)– some might think it’s scary but I always think it’s romantic and dreamy) or perhaps one of that moment like Sherman in Nutty Professor II: The Klumps in where he uses fireflies to spell out his marriage proposal to Denise, but since you can’t find fireflies that easily at a convenient time perhaps this bubble will do just the right romance for your romantic patio dinner =)

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    Ether by Euroface cascading glass bubble chandelier

    Posted by editor On April - 7 - 2008

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    My husband and I were having dinner at ascona pizza in Gale Ranch Plaza, San Ramon. I was too full to go back directly to the car, so I suggested to walk around the Plaza, and we discover this beautiful cascading glass chandelier at the gale ranch dental group family dental. It’s so pretty and whimsical, a perfect item to sit in the house, I thought. I am so up for it that I went to google it up and found out ether by euroface from lumens.com that it priced for $11,000++ gosh why modern design always have to come at a cost SO GOOD? hehe… To my disappointment this item can just be on that “wish-list” we all know about.

    No disappointment here, to creative people out there here’s siska’s solution, she did the creative DIY bubble chandelier project, it turned out very nice *see the picture here*

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