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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…

Art Deco Lighting

New Summer Styles from the Dallas Lighting Market

Interior Lighting Style |  2013-06-28

The Dallas International Lighting Market is where all the new products and styles make their debut at the world’s most widespread wholesale marketplace, the Dallas Market Center.  The 2013 summer market just recently came to a close – here are some of hottest new trends in lighting we noticed take hold this summer at the…

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: 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

Landscape Lighting Project: A Contemporary Outdoor Retreat

Interior Lighting Style |  2012-09-13

When you are starting a landscape lighting project, it is important to focus on the specific areas you intend to light.  You can then determine the type of fixtures and style that will complement the landscape and exterior of your home. The layout of this landscape lighting design was well thought out as the wall…

Art Deco Lighting

Illuminating Your Home with Style

Interior Lighting Style |  2012-08-01

Everyone has a different type of style and décor they choose to have in their home and that décor tends to reflect the owner’s sense of personal style and panache; the interior décor of a home says a lot about the person who lives there.  That is why it s important that the lighting in…