It’s week three of the Fall 2018 One Room Challenge! Be sure to check out week one for the before photos and week two for the paint I decided on. This week I want to talk about lighting. I knew from the get go that I wanted to replace the vanity light with a brass fixture. Whatever fixture I decided also needed to be within my shoestring budget. Enter the world of Amazon. I initially ordered this single light sconce and quickly installed it in the freshly painted bathroom. Rookie mistake. Swapping out a double sconce for a single sconce was not the brightest decision.
I returned to Amazon to find another light, this time narrowing my search down to only double sconces. I landed on the following four styles.
Clockwise from top right: 1 | 2 | 3
Now, here’s the deal: I love the vintage look of one and three and am inclined to go for a more modern vintage feel in the bathroom (thanks to the mirror). BUT, I also love the more modern sconce (two). I am, however, worried it will clash with the art deco-ish mirror. I am also debating if I should still with brass (uh, duh) or play it safe with black.
Help! What do you think?
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I love brass, so that gets my vote! Honestly, though, you can’t go wrong with any of your choices.
Brass definitely has my heart, too.
Same! But the brass is now sold out on Amazon – nooo!