7 Shortcuts to a More Polished-Looking Home
Emily Schuman, the blogger behind Cupcakes and Cashmere
—and Cupcakes and Cashmere at Home
, out this month—shares a few unexpected touches that can really make your space shine.
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Have a Lightbulb Moment (or Several)
Pendant lights are like statement jewelry for the home; they're meant to be stunning, yet with standard bulbs, they can be blinding at certain angles. Chrome-dipped bulbs reflect light back into the fixture, creating a softer glow, Cupcakes and Cashmere at Home
author Emily Schuman told us via email. They tend to be about 40 watts, so you may want to add a floor lamp near reading areas.