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Lighting is a key component of interior and exterior design. It has the capacity to alter one's perceptions of a place's style, spaciousness, and serenity. The right lighting fixtures in a space will enhance the desired ambiance, function, and beauty without detracting from any of those things.

Light Fixtures Can Add Drama and a Stylish Pop of Color Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Vera Dordick, on August 31, 2016

Light Fixtures Can Add Drama and a Stylish Pop of Color

Plenty of advice exists for adding pops of color to your interior and it usually involves sofa cushions or small accessories. Another way to add color with a lot more drama and interest is through the use of colorful lighting fixtures. Whether your taste runs to bold and bright or softer pastels, you can use...

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Las Vegas Market Showcases Cool Lighting of All Styles Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Vera Dordick, on August 18, 2016

Las Vegas Market Showcases Cool Lighting of All Styles

We just love great new lighting designs and Homedit saw plenty at the 2016 Las Vegas Furniture Market this month. From modern and glitzy to rustic and casual, there were plans unique pieces as well as variations on many lighting themes. Here are some of the highlights. Currey & Company had countless stunning chandeliers, and we...

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Modern Pendant Lighting Options That Celebrate Style Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Simona Ganea, on July 29, 2016

Modern Pendant Lighting Options That Celebrate Style

The search for a chandelier or pendant lamp that looks good and is also functional can often seem like a never ending process. But there’s always hope. Modern pendant lighting comes in many different forms and sizes and finding the right design is often a matter of patience. We managed to put together a few...

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Stylish Designs For The Desk Lamps In Your Life Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Simona Ganea, on July 22, 2016

Stylish Designs For The Desk Lamps In Your Life

A desk without a lamp just doesn’t seem complete. Task lighting is important and necessary and desk lamps also offer the advantage of a beautiful and interesting design which allows them to double as decorations for the work space. There are more designs than you can imagine. Some are simple and ideal for those that...

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Light Fixtures That Revive The Beauty Of The LED Edison Bulb Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Simona Ganea, on July 12, 2016

Light Fixtures That Revive The Beauty Of The LED Edison Bulb

Quick history lesson: while Thomas Edison is known as the inventor of the light bulb, he didn’t really come up with the concept, the structure or the technology for the bulb but rather refined it and made light bulbs commercial by making them viable and long-lasting. Inspired by the progresses and ideas of his peers...

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Make Your Room Funky and Fanciful With Artistic Light Fixtures Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Vera Dordick, on July 6, 2016

Make Your Room Funky and Fanciful With Artistic Light Fixtures

Without a doubt, good design is an art — a marriage of beautiful form with purposeful function.  And, in the hands of many lighting designers the artful side of lighting fixtures takes center stage.  What’s even better is when these lighting fixtures are a little bit funky and even fantastical.  Not only do the illuminate...

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Modern Chandeliers Designed To Impress And Stand Out Full story

Posted in Lighting | by Simona Ganea, on June 29, 2016

Modern Chandeliers Designed To Impress And Stand Out

Chandeliers first started being used in the medieval era when they were a symbol of wealth. Back then, candle were used to illuminate the rooms. By the early 18th century chandeliers became popular with the merchant class as well and later on everybody started bringing these ornament light fixtures into their homes. With time, designs...

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