Posts Tagged "Schoolhouse Shade"

Professional's Corner | Schoolhouse Lighting Feels Right at Home in Vintage Farmhouse

Posted by on Jun 3, 2016 | 0 comments

Professional's Corner | Schoolhouse Lighting Feels Right at Home in Vintage Farmhouse
When we first started Barn Light Electric more than eight years ago, our goal was to offer high quality, vintage lighting styles with updated finishes and customizing options. We took the best that the classic RLM warehouse shade had to offer and made it even better. Interior designers around the world fell in love with our eclectic collection of lighting. Amy Faulkenberry of ID Studio Interiors in Greenville, South Carolina, recently tapped into our Schoolhouse Collection to bring a beautiful blend of vintage and modern to a new laundry room/pantry space. ... Read More

Guest Blogger | Schoolhouse Style All Year 'Round

Posted by on Sep 21, 2015 | 0 comments

Guest Blogger | Schoolhouse Style All Year 'Round
There’s nothing like September and autumn’s promise of a new school year to get us nostalgic for the past. From freshly sharpened pencils and crisp notebooks, to the smell of chalk dust and the ringing of the final bell, the end of summer will always be synonymous with back-to-school. But even if your school days are long gone, you can still harness that first-day excitement – all year long – with a few touches of schoolhouse style at home. Here are the essentials: ... Read More

Featured Customer | Schoolhouse Lighting Adds Character to Basic 80's Colonial

Posted by on Jul 27, 2015 | 2 comments

Featured Customer | Schoolhouse Lighting Adds Character to Basic 80's Colonial
So what do you do when your dream house is a 1920s Craftsman style home but you live in an 80s-era Colonial? You renovate! And then you start a blog to share your successes, and stumbles, with the world. That’s what Teresa of Life and Renovations did when she and her husband purchased a home almost two years ago in the suburbs of Pittsburgh. “I love Craftsman homes with big mouldings, built-ins, and lots of character. This house is a basic Colonial which is about as far from a Craftsman as you can get!” Teresa says. “My biggest goal has been to add character to the house.” Teresa chose a mostly white, grey, and wood color scheme and, as the... Read More

Schoolhouse Pendant Lighting Easy to Customize for Distinctive Look

Posted by on Jun 29, 2015 | 0 comments

Schoolhouse Pendant Lighting Easy to Customize for Distinctive Look
Barn Light Electric was born from a passion for vintage style lighting. Inspired not only by the designs of early 20th century lighting, our owners also appreciated the durability and craftsmanship they saw in pieces found in antique stores, at estate sales, and even when poking around old buildings. They have built their business recreating many of these time-honored styles while offering new materials, finish colors, and customizing options for a fresh twist on old favorites. ... Read More

Featured Customer | Vintage Lighting, Schoolhouse Lights for NC Craftsman-Style Home

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 | 0 comments

Featured Customer | Vintage Lighting, Schoolhouse Lights for NC Craftsman-Style Home
In Monday’s blog, we visited with Brian in Wake Forest, North Carolina, where his stunning new Craftsman-style home sits on eight rolling acres of land complete with hay fields, deep woods, and bubbling creeks. For much of the home’s exterior, Brian chose classic, American-made gooseneck lighting. Today we take a peek inside to see how Brian and his wife chose to light up the interior of their home. ... Read More