Posts Tagged "Modern Lighting"

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

Modern Pendants Offer Blend of Rustic Style with Contemporary Detailing

Posted by on Sep 8, 2014 | 0 comments

Modern Pendants Offer Blend of Rustic Style with Contemporary Detailing
Climactic world events often influence our culture in many ways. The Bauhaus movement was born as World War I came to an end in 1919 and the world focused on trying to make sense out of five years of struggle, hardship, and loss. With perhaps an overwhelming desire to start fresh, designs took on a clean and sensible approach, and items that could be easily mass produced took hold as people put their lives back together. ... Read More

A Passion for Color & Industrial Lighting: Q&A With Veronica Valencia

Posted by on Jan 13, 2014 | 2 comments

A Passion for Color & Industrial Lighting: Q&A With Veronica Valencia
In the months leading up to last week’s launch of the new Veronica Valencia Collection of vivid industrial lighting, we spent a lot of time working with the L.A.-based designer on the color selections for her new grouping of lights. We thought we’d share a bit of our conversations with Veronica and give you some insight into what makes this vivacious young designer tick. Q: What led you into a design career? ... Read More

Industrial Lighting Gets Brilliant Makeover from L.A. Designer Veronica Valencia

Posted by on Jan 9, 2014 | 2 comments

Industrial Lighting Gets Brilliant Makeover from L.A. Designer Veronica Valencia
There have been many exciting days in our history as Barn Light Electric has grown from a backyard workshop to more than 100 employees hand crafting our signature lighting for customers all over the world. Reviving the lost art of porcelain enamel lighting in America and celebrating the grand opening of our new manufacturing facility last fall were both major milestones. Today we celebrate the launch of a new collection of bold industrial lighting with the help of our good friend Veronica Valencia, a Los Angeles-based designer, known for her fresh and innovative approaches to design. ... Read More

Contemporary Pendants Offer Sleek Look, Fresh Finishes

Posted by on Dec 11, 2013 | 0 comments

Contemporary Pendants Offer Sleek Look, Fresh Finishes
It’s been a busy week here at Barn Light Electric! One of our favorite food bloggers, Sommer Collier of A Spicy Perspective, is giving away a set of our porcelain enamel bowls this week plus we got a nice plug on CNBC that featured our Solid Copper Bowls as a great American-made gift for the holidays. So we’ve had a load of new friends popping up on Facebook who are exploring our site for perhaps the very first time. As our name suggests, we do love barn style lighting here. Rustic and rugged RLM-inspired warehouse shades are some of our most popular fixtures, however, we also embrace vintage, mid century modern, and contemporary looks too. If you’ve... Read More