Sleek, Hip Lounge
Deep colors, an unusual faux fabric and some fabulous thrift store finds transform an artist's ordinary spare room into a hip jazz lounge for hanging out and entertaining.
Hide CaptionShow CaptionRecessed canned lights with a dimmer switch give the room a more relaxing feel.
Ali replaces the harsh track lighting with a custom light fixture that includes a dimmer switch. He builds a 4x4 frame and covers it with drywall. Then he installs four recessed canned lights, one in each corner. He attaches the fixture to the ceiling, paints it chocolate brown to go with the walls and wires it to a dimmer switch.