Restaurant Lighting

Pro's Corner | Barn Pendant Lights Establish Inviting Feel to Cafe

Posted by on Oct 18, 2017 | 0 comments

Pro's Corner | Barn Pendant Lights Establish Inviting Feel to Cafe
The humble coffee shop. No matter if you live in a small town or in the heart of New York City, your local coffee shop likely serves up much more than a hot cuppa Joe. It’s a gathering place for friends, a spot to relax and read, and a hub of information for locals and out-of-towners alike. In Lancaster, Pennsylvania, Café One Eight is a locally owned shop in the heart of the historic downtown. In business for more than four years, the owners decided it was time for a refresh of the space. They turned to Chris and Claudia Beiler of Creative Space Designers to handle the complete remodel. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Out With Fluorescents, In With Nautical Sconces

Posted by on Jul 19, 2017 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Out With Fluorescents, In With Nautical Sconces
Have you heard about the latest design craze? Introducing West Coast brunch-by-the-beach meets Midwest farm-to-table. I must admit, this look hadn’t crossed my radar until last week, but now that I’ve seen it, I’m a big fan! Today we’re talking with Jessie Kelley, founder of The Garden Table and creator of this casual blended look. The restaurant, located on Massachusetts Avenue in the thriving arts district of downtown Indianapolis, opened in January in a former pharmacy. ... Read More

Restaurant Lighting That Satisfies Both Style and Safety

Posted by on Jul 7, 2017 | 0 comments

Restaurant Lighting That Satisfies Both Style and Safety
The restaurant industry is not for the faint of heart. Rising above the competition in a crowded marketplace involves creating a space that promises not only excellent food but delivers an experience in a setting that customers want to revisit again and again. Lighting presents a special challenge. Safety and security are concerns, but commercial lighting should also play a vital role in establishing the look, feel, and special vibe of any restaurant. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Copper Pendants Up the Ante for Established Brand

Posted by on Jan 18, 2017 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Copper Pendants Up the Ante for Established Brand
Brand identity is critical to any business success. Not just a logo, color, or design, but the sum of these that help convey your business’s personality, stability, and credibility to consumers. Knowing when to tinker with a successful branding scheme takes a keen eye. Evan Feldman, owner of Doughnuttery, a popular store located in Chelsea Market in New York City, recently expanded his business to a new location in the Columbus Avenue subway station. He tapped the creative team at VMG Creative to carefully tweak the branding to create a warmer, more upscale feel. ... Read More

Professional's Corner | Modern Pendants Offer Industrial Vibe to Cafe

Posted by on Jan 13, 2017 | 1 comment

Professional's Corner | Modern Pendants Offer Industrial Vibe to Cafe
If you love furniture, there’s no better place than High Point, North Carolina, during Market Days. The excitement is electric as more than 75,000 people descend on the Piedmont region to browse and buy everything from sofas and settees to vanities and trestle tables. Showrooms are decked out with the finest furniture and fabrics, and many offer food and drinks hoping to entice shoppers to linger just a bit longer. ... Read More

Professional's Corner | Barn Lights Offer Sophisticated Rustic Vibe

Posted by on Jan 11, 2017 | 0 comments

Professional's Corner | Barn Lights Offer Sophisticated Rustic Vibe
Design trends get a lot of play in January as we try to figure out what’s hot and what’s cooling off. One trend we see holding steady is the rustic/modern blending of both old and new elements. Our friends at Wolf & Wing Interior Design embrace this style and often use barn lights to add a classic but clean look to a space. The design team recently transformed a turn-of-the-century space that once housed a shoe store into a modern restaurant with plenty of rustic elements for interest. Located on the South Shore of Long Island, the restaurant, called Flight, is casual and comfortable but with a more sophisticated atmosphere than other area bars and... Read More