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Do these sconces work here???
lucykr
January 22, 2013 in Design Dilemma
Please, tell me your honest opinion if these sconces work here. If not, what kind of light will work with this vanity and this mirror??? Appliances are satin nickel. Thank you!
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decoenthusiaste
The sconces are a bit contemporary for the hardware, but it is a bit pixilated so I can't be sure.
1 Like   January 22, 2013 at 6:43PM
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lucykr
Oh! I have this vanity and mirror, but did not buy faucet yet! Shower head and vanity handles are satin nickel!
0 Likes   January 22, 2013 at 6:47PM
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ninnyb1
From the photo it looks like they may be a bit out of scale, or maybe just too close to mirror? Nice choices all around though :)
1 Like   January 22, 2013 at 6:58PM
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LB Interiors
I think they are great. Sleek, contemporary with flair. All you need now is some color in the room with wall paint, accessories and towels etc. A handpainted leafy vine would bring the outdoors in. Soft, soothing colors.
Traditional Bathroom Upper Brookville #53 - Owner - Los Altos Vine Mural by Lorraine Blasetti
2 Likes   January 22, 2013 at 7:12PM
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Scott Design, Inc.
They are nice with the vanity but they seem to be too low or the mirror is too high. I can't tell...just be sure to pay attention to their height...GENERAL guideline, the center of the bulb is at 66" off floor as well as positioned approx 1/3 down from the top of the mirror. But stand back and look at these relationships to see if these heights fit your situation... sconce height and preferences.
2 Likes   January 22, 2013 at 7:25PM
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lucykr
You are right. Thank you! I copied and pasted them, so that's why they are out of scale :) My concern is if I am creating any ugly mix of styles? My bedroom is 5th avenue neo classic from Bassett, and I am still wandering in the dark trying to understand what style I am up to. Both bedroom and bathroom are very small. Color is still a dilemma also. I was looking at this combination for bath and to redo bedroom as well...But I love this picture with blue!
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LB Interiors
There are many styles that work well together. Don't be afraid to trust what you like. Once it is in the room, you will know if you like it or not. If you hesitate, then it probably will not work for you. Trust your eye and your emotions. Good Luck! Neo classic elegance in photo. You may like it or not, but you will certainly have an emotion about this room.

1 Like   January 22, 2013 at 7:51PM
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Elaine M. Rushlow C.K.D.
Down lighting would be better the sconces are projecting the light upward making it harder to see to do make up etc., ensure your lighting is proportionate to the rest of the vanity I agree they looked a little low.
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lucykr
Thank you girls!
0 Likes   January 22, 2013 at 8:04PM
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lucykr
Is this one also OK?
1 Like   January 22, 2013 at 8:23PM
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Elaine M. Rushlow C.K.D.
Not sure where you live check out Bellacor lighting or www.overstock.ca
0 Likes   January 22, 2013 at 8:40PM
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lucykr
California, Bay Area Thank you, will check right now.
0 Likes   January 22, 2013 at 9:08PM
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LB Interiors
I think the 2nd option for lighting looks a little ordinary. I liked the housing style of the 1st one better. Yes, down lights are best. You may want to check out Lamps Plus online.
1 Like   January 22, 2013 at 11:45PM
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sjkingston
the first ones look great.
1 Like   January 23, 2013 at 12:14AM
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