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Minimalist Swing Arm Wall Sconces Offer Sleek Style, Colorful Design

Posted by on Dec 15, 2017 | 0 comments

Minimalist Swing Arm Wall Sconces Offer Sleek Style, Colorful Design
If you thought the paths of simple style and stunning design would never cross, the newest offering in our Swing Arm Wall Sconce collection will change your mind. These slimmed-down wall sconces demonstrate that simple design does not have to be basic, boring, or, heaven forbid, ugly. Introducing the new Downtown Swing Arm Sconce, an extension of our Downtown Minimalist Collection of lighting which embraces the bare bulb look in the form of pendants, chandeliers, and wall sconces. This newest swing arm sconce offers the very best in utilitarian lighting that is easy to customize for most any space and any decor. ... Read More

Capturing the Wow Factor with Minimalist Lighting

Posted by on Aug 11, 2017 | 0 comments

Capturing the Wow Factor with Minimalist Lighting
I just returned from the home of a friend who happens to be an interior designer. As you might expect, her home is drop-dead gorgeous with every detail in perfect placement. It’s not that her space is chock full of décor, but rather, she has taken a more minimalist approach and thoughtfully selected pieces to include in her contemporary farmhouse. For those who eschew a minimalist style as cold and uninviting, I would urge you to take another look. While minimalist styles of lighting have clean and simple lines, they can also be visually striking enough to make a statement. It’s the small details in these fixtures that provide the ultimate wow factor. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Vintage, Modern Mix Suits Bathroom Remodel

Posted by on May 24, 2017 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Vintage, Modern Mix Suits Bathroom Remodel
One of today’s hottest design trends — mixing both vintage and modern styles — can be tough to pull off. It’s one thing to create a modern minimalist kitchen or fill a living room with more traditional touches. But it’s another task entirely to mix these styles in a way that seamlessly blends materials, colors, and fixtures into a cohesive space. If you’re trying to master this look, take a lesson from our good friend Christina at Christina’s Adventures who recently remodeled her master bathroom as part of the One Room Challenge. ... Read More

Flush Mount Lights Offer Stylish Alternative to Recessed Cans

Posted by on May 22, 2017 | 0 comments

Flush Mount Lights Offer Stylish Alternative to Recessed Cans
When recessed lighting first hit the residential market in the mid 20th century, homeowners loved the clean, modern look. In a time before open floor plans and cathedral ceilings became vogue, recessed lights helped make small rooms with low ceilings look bigger. Today, a more stylish alternative to the traditional can light is available in the versatile Flush Mount Light. Offering a more compact profile than standard pendant lights, flush mount lighting is perfect for spaces large and small. Take a look at how some of our customers have used a variety of flush mount styles to brighten their spaces. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Multi-Light Chandelier Adds Pop to Neutral Kitchen

Posted by on May 1, 2017 | 2 comments

Featured Customer | Multi-Light Chandelier Adds Pop to Neutral Kitchen
When Apryle and her husband purchased their Sonora, California, home located near Yosemite National Park, it was in dire need of an update. “We remodeled the whole thing,” Apryle says. “I designed it all while my handy husband did all the work!” The work included creating an open concept kitchen and living room where the family spends much of their time. Apryle envisioned a space with a large island where family and friends could gather. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Copper Pendants for Post-and-Beam Carriage Barn

Posted by on Apr 28, 2017 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Copper Pendants for Post-and-Beam Carriage Barn
A family business that spans three generations must be doing something right. The folks at The Barn Yard & Great Country Garages have been crafting post-and-beam barns, custom garages, pool houses, and sheds for more than 30 years now. The group of designers, engineers, and builders offer one-stop shopping with a focus on quality materials and commitment to customer satisfaction. They’re singing our song! ... Read More