Think of gorgeous lanterns with intricate pattern textural beauty and plenty of color and one automatically gravitates toward Mediterranean design and Moroccan influences. Born from a confluence of contrasting cultures and rich heritage lighting fixtures with Moroccan style are now popular all across the world and if you wish to turn your backyard or balcony with a view of the distant coastline into a relaxing retreat these beautiful and crafty lanterns provide the perfect option.
One of these was Pod a brilliant and novel lighting design concept. Made using oak and aluminium one leg on the three-legged Pod acts as the light source. An intriguing structure the Pod light affords indirect lighting and is foldable for ease of movement and storage.
And even if your home does not really lie in the tropical belt it looks equally impressive and you can also move the lanterns around easily to create different configurations.
You can even add them to contemporary outdoor spaces to give them a subtle Mediterranean flavor without going overboard with more elaborate motifs. The magic of outdoor lanterns is that they can turn even the most mundane setting into a dreamy escape that seems completely different from the rest of your house.
With the idea of a staycation catching on this summer might be the perfect time to turn your small courtyard porch or even balcony into an exotic little ‘getaway’ that is a world in itself. Just pick an exotic theme like tropical Mediterranean or Tuscan and then add some plush seating and lovely lanterns along with maybe a small fireplace and you are good to go!
From the flowery lighting fixtures from Vita to those with geo radiance from Piet Hein Eek and Leolux you can opt for one that accentuates the style of your living room elegantly even while offering plenty of variation in terms of its silhouette and finish.