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Nautical Style Lighting for Your Home

Interior Lighting Style |  2013-07-19

Nautical style lighting is great for any home and if you live near a body of water then it’s even more fitting to go for the nautical style lighting – whether you are from a New England beach town, have a lakefront property in the Hamptons or you just are craving some nautical flavors in…

Lighting Brands

Pick of the Week: Lodge/Rustic Style

Interior Lighting Style |  2013-07-12

Lodge and Rustic styles can encompass a few different varieties of techniques in lighting – whether you want to create the woodsy appeal of the Northwoods of Wisconsin or a rustic home in Colorado, you will need to find lighting with heavier lines.  Most of these rustic pieces are defined by their heavier “weight” and simple…

Art Deco Lighting

Pick of the Week: Art Deco/Retro Style Lighting

Interior Lighting Style |  2013-07-08

Retro style lighting has seen resurgence this past year; these lighting pieces are glimpses backwards in time, best described today as “old school.”  Different from vintage pieces, these Retro lights are recreations.  They are modern fixtures that play off of trends from the past – they do not have to be circa 1940s although many…

Contemporary Lighting

Pick of the Week: Cluster Pendants

Interior Lighting Style |  2013-06-21

Modern Pendants are definitely in this year and we love all the styles that are popping up around the industry.  They can be displayed in one line to accentuate a linear space like an island or long dining room table or a single unique pendant can create interest over a kitchen sink or vanity pedestal. …

Contemporary Lighting

Pick of the Week: Varaluz Affinity Collection

Interior Lighting Style |  2013-05-24

Varaluz is a company that prides themselves in creating recycled and sustainable lighting; they are an environmentally responsible lighting fixture company in both their products and manufacturing.  Their fixtures are made of 70% recycled steel and 100% recycled glass, using as much sustainable and reclaimed materials as they can – many of their pieces use…

Contemporary Lighting

Pick of the Week: Troy Sausalito Collection

Interior Lighting Style |  2013-05-17

The Sausalito collection by Troy Lighting is a fun and classic set of fixtures that complement a variety of rooms; Sausalito features a simple version of the classic chandelier silhouette surrounded by the popular drum shade and encased with a fun geometric pattern. The Sausalito is elegant enough for a living room and casual enough…

Lighting Brands

Pick of the Week: Lantern Pendants

Interior Lighting Style |  2013-04-24

Lighting styles are becoming lighter and cleaner both in finishes and styles this year.  One home location seeing a change with this trend is the area over an island or counter top   For the longest time it was all about having three mini pendants over the island – now designers are streamlining the look by placing…

Contemporary Lighting

Pick of the Week: Shaded Fixtures

Interior Lighting Style |  2013-04-05

What started with a simple shade has exploded into a whole category of lighting – different textures, materials and underlying fixtures change the look drastically to any piece of lighting.  Shaded fixtures range from super traditional, elegant pieces all the way to very rustic and if course modern and contemporary.  There really is not a…

Interior Home Lighting

Pick of the Week: Fine Art Crystal Bakehouse

Interior Lighting Style |  2012-12-14

This week we have focused on a very unique collection that stands out mostly because of its beautiful and eye-catching art-glass varieties that add that pop of color and pizzazz to these fixtures like no other. Fine Art’s Crystal Bakehouse collection offers various silhouettes of wall sconces, pendants and table lamps are beautifully finished in…

Contemporary Lighting

Pick of the Week: Vaxcel Milano

Interior Lighting Style |  2012-12-07

This week we chose a very colorful and unique array of pendants, mini pendants, spotlights, semi-flush mounts and wall sconces designed by Vaxcel Lighting – the Milano collection features gorgeous fixtures with an array of distinct and elegant glass varieties for you to choose from. Choose to add the radiance of the Milano pendants and…

Interior Home Lighting

Pick of the Week: Murray Feiss Adan

Interior Lighting Style |  2012-10-26

This week we chose the bold and very rustic Adan collection from Murray Feiss as our Pick of the Week.  As the weather gets a little colder and the leaves start falling, we found this collection to truly match up with the Fall foliage and changing of the seasons. Adan harmonizes the beautiful textiles of…

Contemporary Lighting

Pick of the Week: Tech Lighting Pendants

Interior Lighting Style |  2012-09-28

Our Pick of the Week has to be Tech Lighting Pendants because we just love the ultra-chic and contemporary vibe they give to a space; for years Tech Lighting has offered a range of very sophisticated and versatile designs for their pendants. Not only are Tech’s pendants unique and functional, they are also very energy…