Time For New Lamps?

January 20, 2016

I would like you to take a minute and go take a peek at your living and bedroom table lamps. Are they still pretty? Are they more than 6 years old? Do you still like them??

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Lamps, believe or not, is one of the most dated items I find in homes when performing home design consultations. I think many people just don’t notice their lamps. They are just one of those accessories that has been laying around for years.  I want to tell you that one of the quickest and easiest ways to update a room immediately, is banishing your old lamps and finding new pretty lamps. They are not so expensive anymore! I found these at Home Goods for only $ 60.00 each!:

Home Goods

Target has great lamp selections and also Overstock, Lamps Plus and Wayfair  to just to name a few. And shipping is free with most companies today when ordering online. They really do make the room perk up and give the room instant interest and personality!



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If you are keeping your lamps out of love, I would keep them and be proud to show them off. But if you are not attached to your table lamps and have not noticed them in awhile – except for dusting around- maybe it is time to buy yourself a new pair of pretty lamps!

How do you like the look of my new website?  I would love to hear your thoughts!

Thanks everyone!


  1. I LOVE the new look of your website!

    So true about lamps and how they can look dated and date a room. That’s why so many end up at thrift stores…LOL! I’m always amazed at the truly good prices stores have on lamps these days. (I’m happy with mine right now–they’re on a third paint color and a very classic design) but I so agree: they can be the easiest way to update a room.

    Can’t wait to see your room redesigned!

  2. Love the new, easy to read layout of your website!

    New lamps can make a huge difference in a room. I found this out first hand when Kelly helped me update my family room! Wish I could post a photo I’ve my beautiful lamps.

  3. Hi Kelly! LOVE the new website! Looks very fresh and modern. I have many old lamps that I just can’t seem to part with because I just can’t seem to find any new ones that I love. I never think to try Target- that’s a good place to start!

  4. Love the nice clean look of your website just like I love your design style!
    I have been following you for years and didn’t know you have a “Newsletter.” Can you add my name to your suscribers, please.
    Thanks, Kelly and keep up the good work,
    Joy Schumann (former IRN since 2001.)

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