Category: Home Tips

Lighting That Goes Au Naturelle

We are thrilled to have Bobbie from Quoizel Lighting enlightening us on the blog today about lighting our homes! Every home should display natural materials in a unique way that adds texture and draws in the warmth of a home. When lighting fixtures incorporate natural, eco-friendly products it brings a sense of tranquility and comfort to a home’s décor. Organic materials add an extra dimension to lamps and lighting fixtures as no two pieces are alike, bringing a valuable ‘one of a kind’...

Eye-Catching Pieces from the Dallas Market

The Dallas Market has come and gone and we wanted to share a few of the pieces that really caught our eye at market.  We saw a lot of eclectic, modern designs that incorporate chic metallics!   1. This Sydney mirror by Quoizel is a gorgeous piece that would go well in a contemporary space.     2. We saw the beautiful Cascade Lighting Collection from Quoizel.  This market they added black or white shade option.   3. This Nova Pendant from Kichler  screams...

Fashionable Vintage Appeal with Mercury Glass

The world of fashion comes alive in most of our closets, however, it has the ability to transcend through our homes lighting décor. Most women fall head over heels for diamonds, pearls, glitter, and just about any shimmery accessory we can think of. Mercury glass lighting fixtures can help any of us achieve that frosting look we are searching for.       Mercury glass, also commonly known as silver glass, is glass that was blown doubled walled, then silvered between...

Trends in Lighting

Whether it’s creating a relaxing ambiance or illuminating important tasks at hand, great lighting is always in style. The right lighting not only sets the mood but enhances your decor and shows off your personality. For some fresh inspiration and bright ideas, take a look at the latest in lighting trends. Industrial chic has become an incredibly popular look. Drawing from utilitarian design, this factory-inspired style evokes the turn of the century while staying thoroughly modern. Industrial...

Hubbardton Forge Lighting

Are you familiar with Hubbardton Forge Lighting? We love carrying their products and really admire the way they create their beautiful masterpieces!  They are known for metal finishes.  Here is a snippet from their website about their process: "Finishing begins right at the bare surface of the metal. Our steel fixtures undergo a forging process, where distinctive random patterns of texture are created as the steel is heated to high temperatures. After each fixture is built by our artisans, a...

Outdoor Lighting Tips

Ahhh... it's finally time to start talking about sunshine! Warm days and green grass are just around the corner. Winter is slowly becoming a memory and it’s time to gear up for outdoor living!   Take a good honest look at you home, specifically you outdoor lighting and ceiling fans. Some of them are due for an update! Spring is a great time to give your home, patio, and pool area a face lift. More than anything, good outdoor lighting is a security factor for your family and not to be...