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New Summer Styles from the Dallas Lighting Market

Littman Bros |  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: Varaluz Affinity Collection

Littman Bros |  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

Littman Bros |  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…

Chandeliers

Pick of the Week: Crystorama Solaris Chandelier

Littman Bros |  2013-05-10

One of our favorite chandelier’s this season is the Solaris by Crystorama – this spherical, beautifully designed fixture is appealing and is a fun addition to any space.  Although it has a simplistic quality in design, the Solaris incorporates both traditional and contemporary elements. The overall design is contemporary with simple, square tubing but the…

Home Decor

Lighting Your Fireplace Properly

Littman Bros |  2013-05-03

A Fireplace is a highly desired feature in any home; it creates a warm and welcoming ambiance even when it is not lit.  The hearth should be the focal point to any room that it inhabits and accent lighting is a great way to highlight this architectural feature.  The most common form of accent lighting…

Interior Home Lighting

Lighting Solutions for High Ceilings

Littman Bros |  2013-04-19

When lit and decorated correctly rooms with high ceilings can be the most beautiful space in your home.  Although, the sheer size often presents some challenges in lighting; a large room with high ceilings requires layers of light that create depth and make the space feel inviting.First, some overall general lighting will be needed –…

Art Deco Lighting

Trend in Lighting: Emerald and Gloss

Littman Bros |  2013-04-15

Bright white is becoming a popular finish this year – its clean simplistic look fits into any décor.  Both classic and modern fixtures have a delicate elegance when lacquered in a modern glossy white.  They can feel avant-garde in an edgy downtown loft with pieces like Corbett’s Spellbound collection and chic in a vintage country…

Contemporary Lighting

Pick of the Week: Shaded Fixtures

Littman Bros |  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…

Home Decor

This Year’s Home Lighting Trends

Littman Bros |  2013-04-02

Are you looking for a quick and inexpensive way to update your space?  There is no denying that lighting can completely altar the atmosphere and overall appeal of a space.  Light fixtures can be used to brighten up a dark space, add definition, highlight and bring style to a room.  One of the simplest ways…

Home Decor

Weekend Lighting Tips

Littman Bros |  2013-02-22

One of the things we’ve stressed so much here is the fact that lighting is such an important role in your home’s décor.  It is an essential element to have and it truly has to be something great that you enjoy just as your guests do.  Here are a couple fun tips for you to…

Art Deco Lighting

Stylish Lighting Ideas Just for YOU

Littman Bros |  2013-02-16

Change the atmosphere and ambiance of your space with these totally chic lighting ideas..  You can’t go wrong with something new and fun for your home! Low Key and Discreet Designs – Try a minimalist look and celebrate function over fashion.  Something along the lines of the unique designs of Tech Lighting’s Line-Voltage SoCo pendants…

Crystal Lighting

Schonbek Swarovski Crystal Guide

Littman Bros |  2013-02-09

Schonbek Worldwide Lighting, now known to be Swarovski Lighting is one of the leading manufacturers of fine crystal lighting, setting the model for crystal production and design.  Each fixture within Swarovski’s collections features some facet of crystal brilliance within the design.  Here is a short guide to Schonbek Swarovski crystals: Swarovski Elements – According to…