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Staff Picks | Wedding Gift Ideas for the Summer Season

Posted by on May 22, 2015 | 0 comments

Staff Picks | Wedding Gift Ideas for the Summer Season
While Memorial Day weekend marks the unofficial start to summer and the end of another school year, the long holiday weekend also kicks off the traditional wedding season. I’m traveling this weekend to Jacksonville for a wedding, and in looking for an appropriate gift, I wanted to find something different, special, and perfect in every way. Definitely not something mass produced and clogging the shelves of every cheesy import and big box store in the country. ... Read More

Guest Blogger | Top 10 Ways to Decorate with Warm Copper & Brass

Posted by on Apr 8, 2015 | 2 comments

Guest Blogger | Top 10 Ways to Decorate with Warm Copper & Brass
Over the years, we’ve made good friends in the business — from interior designers and architects to home builders and house flippers — all who bring their own special knowledge, experience, and personal style to their profession. Today, we’re starting a new series authored by some of these friends who are willing to settle into the blogger’s chair for the day and post about what’s on their mind! First up is Melissa Andersen, a writer, editor, blogger, and social media manager/consultant for clients such as And North, Kaufmann Mercantile, and The Cousins from HGTV. Melissa hails from Jersey City, New Jersey, and is here to talk... Read More

Our Best American-Made Lighting, Home Decor on Sale for Thanksgiving!

Posted by on Nov 26, 2014 | 0 comments

Our Best American-Made Lighting, Home Decor on Sale for Thanksgiving!
‘Tis the season to give thanks and here at Barn Light Electric we have much to be thankful for including our family of employees and countless customers around the globe who share our love for vintage-inspired, American-made lighting. Our annual Thanksgiving Sale starts today and we’re offering 10 percent off for the next six days. Plenty of time to eat turkey, watch football, and check out all the latest offerings in our ever-growing collection of hand-crafted lighting! ... Read More

Raw Copper: The Old Man of Materials is Now the Comeback Kid

Posted by on Feb 21, 2014 | 0 comments

Raw Copper: The Old Man of Materials is Now the Comeback Kid
If you’re a follower of design blogs, you’ve probably kept up with the chatter on this year’s design trends. From the crowning of Radiant Orchid as the color of the year to the trend of mixing metals, fabrics, and colors in a space, this year seems to be about choosing pieces you love and worrying less about making everything match! One trend we’ve spotted are metallic accessories popping up everywhere from wardrobes to appliances to furniture. Copper in particular seems to be making quite a comeback and, as one of the oldest materials known to man, is still sought after for its timeless beauty. ... Read More

12 Days of Favorites

Posted by on Dec 29, 2013 | 2 comments

12 Days of Favorites
The new year is swiftly approaching, which means it’s time to make some resolutions for 2014.  If you’re simply stumped on what to do, how about making the resolution to purchase quality, American-made lighting!  With the help of our staff and friends, we picked 12 of our favorite products to go alone with our 12 Day Holiday Sale! View our selection of American-made goods after the jump… ... Read More

Solid Copper Bowls Combine Natural Beauty with Unrivaled Functionality

Posted by on Nov 29, 2013 | 0 comments

Solid Copper Bowls Combine Natural Beauty with Unrivaled Functionality
As soon as the carcass is simmering on the stove and the leftover potato stuffing safely tucked in the fridge for tomorrow’s breakfast, I am left to sit and ponder the perfect gift. While millions of people are desperately seeking a parking spot and elbowing their way to the best sales racks, I sip my tea and think about something both beautiful and useful. Something bright and shiny that looks lovely sitting on the counter but is functional too. A go-to piece for the kitchen that makes friends and family stop and say, “Wow!” ... Read More