Category: Accent Furniture

High Point Furniture Market

In October 2013, I went to market to hunt for beautiful furniture! I spent 5 days of walking, working and deciding what furniture to purchase for Lighting Emporium. Market was filled with color, geometric and Ikat patterns on furniture & rugs. This all happened way back in October, and I've had to wait all this time for the new styles to arrive. I can't wait to offer them at Lighting Emporium!  It is the standout furniture that makes us excited about our store, displays and the anticipation...

Our Brand New “Your Decor” App!

Today we want to share a little background about Lighting Emporium's brand new 'Your Decor' app. Some time ago, I searched the app store for an app that would help others design their own rooms from the convenience of a smart phone or tablet. I didn't find one! That was my aha! moment and I decided to create one that would compliment the Lighting Emporium brand. What does the app do? 'Your Decor' takes the uncertainty out of furniture and lighting shopping by allowing you to see exactly what an...

Grand Opening Recap!

Our big grand opening of the Bottega was November 14th! As the big event approached, we were wondering if all of our long hours planning and setting up would pay off. To our delight, we had a busy and anxious crowd waiting for Ron and I to cut the ribbon and officially open The Bottega! We were so excited to see so many supportive and excited people. With a snip, the ribbon fell and our first Bottega customers climbed the fabulous stairs. The Bottega was buzzing, the champagne flowed and the conversations...

Grand Opening of Bottega by G.Milam!

Glenda here! I am so excited for the launch of my new Bottega Line, which spotlights a part of my G.Milam private label furniture. This line will feature several one-of-a-kind furniture pieces, including some of my personal favorites. What is "Bottega?" Don't you just love the sound of it? The definition of "Bottega" is an artist's studio, and I loved envisioning the open space of an artist's beautiful studio when putting this line together. One of my goals with this line was to convey the emotion...