Vintage Chandeliers

Fall for Vintage Starting Tomorrow with Our Vintage Barn Lighting Sale!

Posted by on Sep 20, 2012 | 0 comments

Fall for Vintage Starting Tomorrow with Our Vintage Barn Lighting Sale!
If you haven’t noticed the nip in the air, the red-tipped leaves, or the refreshing absence of humidity, check your calendar. The official start of fall is upon us this weekend, and it’s time to relish the season of harvest with all its splendor and comfort. Thinking ahead to the holidays and the myriad family and friends who will land in your living room, isn’t it time to do a little updating? Maybe some shiny new house numbers out front so Cousin Fred won’t circle the block three times looking for your address. Changing up your lighting is also a great way to give a space a whole new look. And now is the perfect time to shop as our Fall for... Read More

Vintage Chandelier Puts Crowning Touch on Soothing Living Room

Posted by on Aug 22, 2012 | 4 comments

Vintage Chandelier Puts Crowning Touch on Soothing Living Room
One thing we tend to love about lighting is that one fixture can change the look and feel of an entire room. Direct, overhead lighting placed in the middle of a room can make the mood very intense while accent lighting, provided by wall sconces and floor lamps placed around the perimeter of a room, softens the look. Diffused lighting or fixtures with dimmers can create a more intimate space while bright, overall lighting is task oriented and usually focused on a certain spot such as the kitchen counter. ... Read More

Vintage Chandelier Dresses Up Sweet Southern Porch

Posted by on Jun 29, 2012 | 0 comments

Vintage Chandelier Dresses Up Sweet Southern Porch
The word “chandelier” may intimidate some who think the fixture belongs only in stately, ornate entryways or in dining rooms with over-dressed, Downton Abbey types sitting round the table. Not so! With vintage industrial pieces popping up all over the place from farmhouses to downtown lofts, it was only a matter of time before chandeliers took a rustic turn. We love this simple and sleek chandelier that has found a home on a screened-in porch. While charming by day, this fixture would provide plenty of illumination over card games, conversation, and mint juleps on a hot summer night. This chandelier is similar to our Mystic Seaport Chandelier, part of our... Read More

Classic Nautical Lighting Inspired by Eastern Seaside Town

Posted by on Jun 2, 2012 | 0 comments

Classic Nautical Lighting Inspired by Eastern Seaside Town
Drawing home inspiration could come from anything. Maybe it’s your favorite television show with a phenomenal set, or perhaps you just love a the simplicity inspired by a small coastal town. Kitty Hawk, North Carolina is located on the Outer Banks, and was once home to the Wright Brothers. While the Wright Brothers were primarily focused on flying, this town definitely has a nautical vibe to it. ... Read More

Vintage Chandelier Focal Point in Lobby of Rustic Mountain Inn

Posted by on May 24, 2012 | 0 comments

Vintage Chandelier Focal Point in Lobby of Rustic Mountain Inn
Some vacation places have a mystique all their own. One such place, nestled on 1,400 acres in the Blue Ridge Mountains, is an historic, family-friendly inn that has been bringing people together for generations. Located in Cashiers, North Carolina, the High Hampton Inn’s sanctuary-like atmosphere is highlighted by classic shingle-style buildings and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. These are rustic accommodations with no phones or TVs in the guest rooms and a place where tradition and genteel hospitality rule the day with afternoon tea and where dressing for dinner is required. ... Read More

Chic Vintage Offerings in Our New Coastal Carolina Collection

Posted by on May 14, 2012 | 0 comments

Chic Vintage Offerings in Our New Coastal Carolina Collection
Here at Barn Light Electric we try to stave off the Monday blahs as often as possible so today we are beating the blues by announcing another exciting new addition to our lineup of your favorite pendants, sconces, goosenecks, and chandeliers! Announcing the Coastal Carolina Collection, an eclectic grouping of fixtures that have definite vintage flair and industrial touches. For a look straight from the Colonial Era, check out the Wilmington Sconce and Wilmington Stem Light. The striking wall mount sconce features a Ball Jar glass encased in a wire cage for a vintage feel while the shallow shade directs the light downward making this a Dark Sky Qualified fixture. The... Read More