wednesday wishlist: the olive leaf light

6.25.2014

Our home is still coming along slowly but surely--"slowly" being the key word. Although we have found most of our furniture, I have become overwhelmed by the process of selecting lighting and many of the other little accents that are so important to pulling a space together.

One room that I have been hemming and hawing over is our downstairs powder room. So far I have covered the walls in Thibaut Tanzania and placed a large gold mirror above the sink:


Check and check.

I also found a small bamboo plant stand (which I spray painted gold, of course) and a fuchsia orchid to place upon it for a pop of color. And although I have yet to settle on a towel rack, I bought some beautiful embroidered linen hand towels from TG Hatfield Company (aka Splendid Sass) on Etsy:



But that's all I have in the powder room. Well, that and a potty!

So as you can imagine, in addition to a towel rack, I have been searching for a fabulous light fixture, and I think I may have finally found one!

Behold the beautiful Olive Leaf Light:







I am confident this gilded fixture will look stunning against the white ceiling, as well as compliment the other decorative accents in the powder room. I think.

The main reason it has taken me so long to select a fixture is because I am one of the most indecisive people you will ever meet--I mean, there are so many options out there! On that note, one of the other fixtures I had been considering was this drum pendant/crystal chandelier which I found on Overstock:


I think a flushmount will work best, as I wouldn't want the light fixture to compete with my mirror, but I suppose I could affix this drum pendant quite close to the ceiling...

Feel free to chime in with your ever-so-helpful and kind comments! They always make my day!

10 comments:

Vel Criste said...

Your not alone on the indecisiveness part Emilie! I think any of those will look smashing in your room!

Carrie @ Cosy Carolina Interiors said...

These are stunning! I have to have one!! :) Your powder room is looking great! Xoxo

Teresa Hatfield ~ Splendid Sass said...

Emilie! Thank you so much for sharing my towels!
I LOVE you powder room, and that wallpaper is stunning!
Teresa
xoxo

Brandi said...

I fell in love with the Olive Leaf Light as well. I saw it on Ballard's website and almost purchased it when it was on sale for an additional 20% off. I regrettably settled for a Schoolhouse pendant. Good luck in your decision. I know whatever you choose your powder room will be fabulous.

Karena Albert said...

Emilie I was so excited to see your towels from Teresa! They are perfect as is every other choice you've made!

xoxo
Karena
The Arts by Karena

sharon smith said...

Yay! You're back! I'm thrilled to see your updates. Thanks for showing your lighting options, you may have just helped me out with mine!!!! Keep us posted on your changes...
Sharon

Andrea said...

You know I love your powder room, and I think the olive leaf fixture will be divine!! And how cute are those elephant towels from Splendid Sass?! Everything looks amazing!

XOXO,
The Glam Pad

Megan Harrington said...

I LOVE that!! I'm finally catching up on reading your blog! :) That wallpaper & the gold is amazing!

Taylor Greenwalt said...

I love the black and white dots and the towels are so cute!

Heather Sebastian said...

I've been eyeing that wallpaper for so long; it looks gorgeous!
Xx

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