A lovely luminaria option for the outdoors is the Soji™ Stella Cylinder Lantern, in red, bronze, midnight blue and silver. The lanterns, from Allsop Home & Garden, can hang from trees, decks and porches or be placed on the ground or to decorate a tabletop.
A narrow doorway separates the foyer into two distinct areas. A winding staircase leads to the second floor, and also downstairs to the basement. In addition to the natural window light, a cylinder pendant light hangs above to brighten the space.
To maximize the center of the room, the range is inset in the island. The glass and stainless steel hood is chosen not only for function, but also because it makes a cool, contemporary design statement.
Turn holiday decorating on its head by filling glass cylinders in a variety of sizes with small pine cones. Turn the vases over carefully and wrap the vase bases with ribbon. Arrange the vases tallest to smallest in a cone shape to create a tree. Add fresh greenery and embellishments to the tops of the cylinders.
Turn holiday decorating on its head. Fill simple glass cylinders in a variety of sizes with small pine cones. Turn the vases over carefully and wrap the vase bases with ribbon. Arrange the vases tallest to smallest in a cone shape to create a tree. Add fresh greenery and embellishments to the tops of the cylinders.
An African keyhole garden is basically a raised bed with a wire cylinder standing upright in the center. Most of these gardens have an opening that lets you walk into the bed and easily add materials to the cylinder. Flowers or veggies are planted in the bed, and as the materials decompose, rain or water from your hose carries nutrients and good organisms from them into the surrounding soil.
Pinecones and dried pomegranates can help decor last well beyond the holidays. Karin Jeffcoat of Cote Designs used glass cylinders to hold small succulents, by using a filler and then inserting a smaller pot with the succulent so it would peek over the top. She covered the cylinders with pieces of sweaters.
Patterned tile works in place of a rug to define the kitchen. Forsythia branches create a striking, modern arrangement in a cylinder vase. Simple Edison bulb pendant lights serve as minimalist lighting.
Slipcovered Parson chairs surround the rustic wood dining table in this open dining room. A pair of cylinder lanterns provide light overhead, while French doors open up to beautiful views of Whistler, British Columbia.
The master bedroom includes a sitting area ideal with two armchairs and a burlap covered coffee table, creating the ideal space for reading or relaxing. A metal cylinder pendant light hangs above, illuminating the space.