In case you missed it, Pickett Furniture created a custom light fixture for me after I couldn't seem to find the right thing. I departed from my usual bargain basement hunting and splurged on something very special for a few reasons. One, it was the centerpiece of the room. Two, it was a permanent choice - I won't be replacing it when we eventually renovate down the road. Three, it was something handmade by a craftsman rather than mass produced in a far off factory.
click here to see more on that) After making a couple of paint selections, he came to meet me to show me color and sheen samples. (The winner was Benjamin Moore Evening Dove if you are curious.) All the while Jeremy kept me updated with snapshots of the fixture coming together.
I hope that answers everyone's questions about how it went down. And I promise, no more of the shore kitchen until I finish those curtains!