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Cool Idea: Laura Cattano's Overhead Lighting Solution

Cool Idea: Laura Cattano's Overhead Lighting Solution


To compensate, I assume, for strict rental apartment regulations, Laura Cattano, who recently gave Apartment Therapy a tour of her Brooklyn one bedroom, discreetly ran a wire from an outlet and then hung her lantern from a hook on the ceiling. It's this kind of rare creative thinking that's crucial in transforming a rental into a home. But, I suppose it's to be expected from Laura, who is a professional organizer.

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yes-jess yes-jess 9 years
I've got a few of those...they're hard to dust though.
veronicaraye veronicaraye 9 years
cute, love the colored ones too!
KatieDearest KatieDearest 9 years
I used this trick in my college dorm. Ikea lantern and cordkit! It probably came to about $15
juliegal juliegal 9 years
such a great idea! i live in a rental so this is perfect for some cool lighting!!!!!!! :-) thanks!
juliegal juliegal 9 years
such a great idea! i live in a rental so this is perfect for some cool lighting!!!!!!! :-) thanks!
loralei loralei 9 years
Thanks for sharing this idea! I'm going to have to borrow this one. Cannot stand poor lighting.
mletrav mletrav 9 years
I did this, too! I strung three oblong paper lanterns this way, in a cluster over my bed. I loaded them with 25 watt bulbs, and plugged them all into one dimmer, which I discretely mounted on the back of my headboard - voila! - instant mood lighting.
Lovely_1 Lovely_1 9 years
I love those lights! They are so soft and sexy and I love them!
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