Discover the Power of Prisms
I have something about rainbows, so it stands to reason that I love prisms. My mother always had some of them hanging in our kitchen window once I was growing up, and I still remember the dabs of vibrant color that scattered the wall in the afternoon sun. How prisms bend and scatter light provides even the humblest room a feeling of the sublime.
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This is one of the most advanced, striking architectural features I’ve seen in quite a while. A prismatic glass box throws shards of light round the ground, and also its reflectivity creates the illusion that the exterior contents are within the space.
A prism-effect mirror bounces light in all directions and reflects a kaleidoscope of color from the walls and furnishings.
A clerestory window highlights the celestial impact of dual prism sconces.
Plain & Fancy by Dandamudi’s
Tiny beveled cabinet knobs light and elevate these worn, weathered doors.
A prism base with the table lamp casts light rainbow streaks using the flip of a switch.
Seeking to add a tiny prismatic soda to your home? Try out these merchandise selections.
Anthologie Quartett Cellula Ceiling Light – $759
This reminds me of this kitchen prisms in my childhood. The light fixture is a new twist on the traditional chandelier using prisms leaking down.
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Dwellings Color Prisms – $39.99
Colorful prisms look as striking on their own as they do when the light shines through them.
Gem Tea Light Holders, Set of 2 – $9.99
Cut-glass tea light holders add a coating of sparkle that contrasts beautifully with the shine of the candles.
Prism Pendant No. 1353 by Quorum International – $62.50
Hang this pendant lamp in a small powder room to spread light across the space and open it up.