Style Guide

Guest Blogger | One Blake Soho Pendant, Three Different Styles

Posted by on Apr 2, 2018 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | One Blake Soho Pendant, Three Different Styles
A few months ago, I kicked off a fun series where I choose one Barn Light Electric fixture and style it three different ways to illustrate the endless versatility of a well-made light. In that first post, I featured just three of the many different ways the classic Schoolhouse Brass Stem Mount Light can be used to create distinct and unique spaces. This month, with spring on the brain, I’m all about the Blake Soho Pendant in Blush Pink — a classic shape that resembles those May flowers we’re anxiously awaiting, in an immensely popular color in both interiors and fashion. ... Read More

Cure the Winter Blues with Instagram Inspiration

Posted by on Jan 24, 2018 | 0 comments

Cure the Winter Blues with Instagram Inspiration
It’s been a wild winter thus far and frankly, we’re ready for spring! This season’s wind and weather can take a toll on your home’s windows, exterior paint, and furniture so it’s time to start dreaming, and planning, for spring’s home improvements. While fresh paint and clean windows are on the list, the front door is a great place to start adding your personal touch. We’re sharing these pics from our Instagram feed as inspiration on how to use lighting, furniture, plants, and other decor to welcome friends and family with style. ... Read More

New Cylinder Pendant Lights Exude Modern Style

Posted by on Jan 19, 2018 | 0 comments

New Cylinder Pendant Lights Exude Modern Style
We’re barely three weeks into the new year, yet we’re celebrating the launch of another beautiful collection of American-made lighting! Sporting sleek, contemporary styling, the Milan and Venice Cylinder Collection embraces everything we love about modern design. Two distinct pendant styles, the Milan and the Venice, offer slender shades that are easy to customize for both commercial and residential spaces. ... Read More

Stairway Lighting Offers Both Safety & Style

Posted by on Jan 17, 2018 | 0 comments

Stairway Lighting Offers Both Safety & Style
One often overlooked, and, dare we say, neglected space in the house is the stairway. Long passages between upper and lower floors require adequate lighting for safety, yet shorter stairwells also benefit from a spot of light. Wall sconces, gooseneck lights, and even pendants can not only add necessary illumination but also play an integral role in your home’s design by bridging one space to another. ... Read More

Celebrate Cut-Your-Energy-Costs-Day with LED Lighting

Posted by on Jan 10, 2018 | 0 comments

Celebrate Cut-Your-Energy-Costs-Day with LED Lighting
No matter what part of the country you live in, you’ve likely witnessed Mother Nature flexing her winter muscles this year producing record snowfalls and blowing arctic air from one coast to the other. The demand for heating has set records in some areas, and the need for lighting during the shorter days of winter will no doubt lead to higher energy bills next month. Since today is National Cut Your Energy Costs Day, we’re offering a few simple steps to reduce your energy consumption and be more environmentally friendly too! ... Read More

Top Designers Dish on Design Trends for 2018

Posted by on Jan 3, 2018 | 2 comments

Top Designers Dish on Design Trends for 2018
While the weather outside is frightful, even here in typically sunny Florida, we’re seizing the moment to look ahead and consider what the new year may hold in the world of design. We’ve turned to the experts, our friends in the design business, who offer up their thoughts on what’s trending for 2018.  Christi Barbour, Barbour Spangle Design We are excited to see so many raw textures and finishes which blend beautifully with the clean lines of modern to create a refined rustic vibe. We are also very excited to see a return of color. We are incorporating a wide variety of colors into our projects: blush to orange tones, navy and other blues, deep lush... Read More