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07/11/2019
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How To Lighten A Dark Hallway

The hallway is the first place to greet us as we return home, so it should be filled with welcoming light. Unfortunately, this isn’t always the case  as our entrances are often narrow passages with little light and inadequate room. While you may be inclined to focus on how to light key rooms in your home, your hallway is the space of the house that gives a first impression to visitors, so you should focus on making it as vibrant as possible. Not only that, your hallway is a functional... Read More

12/09/2019
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How To Brighten Your Kitchen With Breakfast Bar Lighting

The kitchen is at the heart of a home, whether you’re entertaining guests, catching up with friends, or simply relaxing with your family, the right lighting can make all the difference in creating the desired ambience. The growing popularity of open plan living, kitchen islands, and breakfast bars have transformed the way we use our kitchens. They are now on a much more multi-functional level and our lighting plans must evolve too. Let us take you through ways to uplift your kitchen space, compensate for lack of natural light and... Read More

12/09/2019
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Lighting Trends For A Cosy Autumn Feel

The time has come; we are starting to feel crisp temperatures in the air,  before long the trees will be turning blazing colours of red and copper. If, like us, you absolutely love autumn and are ready for pumpkin, spice and everything nice, autumn’s key colour trends can warm up your home with the incorporation of some innovative lighting solutions.  We love nothing more than cosying up on the sofa with a warm toasty mug of hot chocolate on blustery day and with the darkest times of the year on... Read More

Kitchen Under Cabinet Lighting 02/09/2019
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How to Choose Kitchen Under Cabinet Lighting

One of the most popular kinds of lighting at the moment is under cabinet lighting. Offering benefits such as additional practicality and ambience, cabinet lighting is appearing in all kinds of places in the home from living room fireplaces to shelving units and, most often, the kitchen. Under cabinet lighting has always been a popular choice for kitchens as the immediate value is lighting the worktops beneath cabinets; this makes it easier for your prepare food safely without casting a shadow from ceiling lighting. However, in the modern home, under... Read More

20/06/2019
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Our Top 11 Most Popular Breakfast Bar Lights

Photo by Naomi Hébert on Unsplash Breakfast bars make a wonderful addition to any kitchen and have become increasingly popular in recent years. A functional and unique alternative to a traditional table, breakfast bars come in a range of styles, from kitchen islands to unit extensions. The finishing touch to creating a functional and stylish dining area is the right kind of breakfast bar lighting. Whether you’re looking for something that is going to light up your entire space, or a more relaxing, subdued lighting, there’s something out there for... Read More

Best British Lighting Designers 23/05/2019

Our Best British Lighting Designers

Here at Dusk Lighting, we have so many fantastic lighting designers to choose from that it can be difficult to know where to start. With some of our best lighting designers hailing from all corners of the globe from Scandinavia to Europe and more, we wanted to turn the spotlight back to some of the best British lighting designers that we have to offer. Each of our British lighting designers has a story that begins right here in the UK, and we wanted to take a moment to celebrate the... Read More

Pop Art Interiors 21/02/2019
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Introducing The Pop Art Home Decor Trend

Move over boho chic, there’s a new interior design trend in town and it’s got bags of unique style. Pop Art might have reached its peak in the art world of the 60s, but the Pop Art interior design trend is the hottest new look for home interiors right now in 2019 – and we at Dusk Lighting have the perfect way for you to invite this bold pop culture influence into your home. But first, let’s take a closer look at exactly what Pop Art is, how it came... Read More

Scandi Home Trends 14/02/2019
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Know Your Scandi Home Trends

Hygge, Lagom and Umage – oh my! It seems like the Scandi home trend is far from slowing down, instead, we’re getting even more Scandi home designs to try out this year. Following the popularity of Hygge, Lagom emerged with a brand new minimalist style, and now Umage is taking centre stage on the Scandi design scene with its hard working and practical approach. Whether you’re a Scandi design pro or a total beginner, we want to talk you through exactly how your home lighting can help you achieve some... Read More

Animal Lighting 03/12/2018

Discover the Animal Lighting Trend With Seletti

Animal home decor has become one of the hottest interior design trends of late 2018, and is tipped to continue far into 2019. Animal homewares, including animal lighting, are certainly having a design moment, and many are linking this surge in popularity to the recent release of JK Rowling’s latest film, Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. Pottermania has been known to influence culture far and wide over the years, so it’s not completely out of the question that the recent influx of animal inspired lighting and home interiors is... Read More

25/08/2017

Decor Tips: Complimenting Colours

Summertime often gets us thinking about refreshing our home decor, whether it’s giving the walls a new lick of paint, or changing up homeware to reflect the season. In this post we are taking a look at the best complimenting colours to consider for your home updates according to the warm and cool colour palettes. Our lighting suggestions can serve as modern interior design inspiration, due to their compatibility to the colour scheme – lighting really can make such a huge difference!   Colour schemes for a lounge The lounge... Read More