Painted chandelier: "After snagging an ugly brass chandelier at a yard sale for a dollar, Laine Chambers sprayed it with two coats of metal primer followed by another two coats of bright red spray paint." Lots of inexpensive light fixtures at big box stores - not to mention fans! - that could be painted this way. How about painting light fixtures coral? or cobalt? turquoise? pale green...?
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Her designer friend insisted she add some color to her space but warned her to start small so she didn't regret her decisions. She must not have been a very good friend, though, because her real friends knew that she didn't believe in small. Or regrets.
Pops of red keep this neutral contemporary home office far from ho-hum. A red wire chandelier quirkily lights the space with the help of a red table lamp. On the built-in shelf along the back wall, red accessories pick up the red flowers in the large artwork.