Mood Lighting
Mood Lighting

Mood Lighting is the ability to change the feel of a room or area by using lighting. In celebrating love on Valentine’s day, you need to get this right. Everyone has different thoughts regarding valentines. As such, let not ‘broke’ be the reason you don’t celebrate. To add to that, always remember that love lives in the heart. Hence, a small act or tweak can go a long way.

There are many different types of lighting that affect our everyday lives. These include Natural light, accent lighting, strong overhead fluorescent lights, and even candle lights. Quick question. Have you ever noticed how the bright overhead lights in malls make you feel? Awake, usually unaware of the time. How about soft candlelight?

Mood Lighting
Mood Lighting

In honor of a day that deserves great lighting, let’s set the mood for Valentine’s Day. Now, these are not just tips for lovebirds. In fact, it doesn’t matter whether you plan on nibbling pizza by yourself or have an intimate romantic dinner with your significant other. It’s about creating a mood. Here are ways to use lighting to do so.

Design your room

This involves placing your existing pieces strategically to create a great feel. More space adds to the appeal of the room. For this reason, you can get rid of the clutter that crowds your space. Moreover, well-placed furniture is great for bouncing around the light accordingly. In addition, you can choose to add balloons, flowers or warm fabrics. Also, great music is a major contributing factor.

Work with Flowers To Complement Mood Lighting

Flowers are always an effective way to set the mood. You can add a bouquet or spread petals all over the floor. Flowers on surfaces like the bed or the counters also add to the ambiance of the room. Let’s talk lighting.

  • Candlelight: These offer a lot of flexibility. Really, it just depends on you. Thus, feel free to use as many or as few as you want. PS, Just don’t start a fire.
  • Glowing Accent Lights: These can always create just the right mood for romance. Accents lights include anything with a soft light that is easy on the eyes. Furthermore, they add an elegant, upscale look to your space.
  • Chandeliers: These can also be used very well for mood lighting. They don’t have to be expensive. You can opt for chandeliers with crystals for a more elaborate feel.