Bright Ideas

Industrial style Hinkley | Famous Maker Monday

Industrial style features angular lines, bold finishes, simple shapes and sturdy details for a robust but pared down aesthetic.

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Mid-Century Vintage Glam | Capital Lighting

Inspired by antique lamps, the new Wells Collection in Aged Brass captures vintage-meets-mid-century-modern vibes in statement-making style. Leave it to brass to add warm tonal texture and character to a space. The soft sheen of Aged Brass enhances the optics

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The Making of a Dahlia | Famous Maker Monday

Home Expert Carisha Makes A Hubbardton Forge Chandelier.See the process for making an amazing light, called the Dahlia Chandelier, at Hubbardton Forge.

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Waves Pendant| Favorite Fixture Friday

With a sensual interplay of light and shadow, the Waves Pendant suggests a fluidity of motion, an eternal circle of life. Heavily textured steel showcases the skill of the American metal crafters and artisans at Hubbardton Forge.

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Hubbardton Forge Abacus | Famous Maker Monday

True to its namesake, the Abacus 5-Light Pendant features five blown glass globes that move up and down their low-voltage cable “rails” by virtue of tiny grippers on each side, that when squeezed, free the globe to slide and stop,

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Lighting Tips for Open Floor Plans

Many home designs incorporate an open floor plan, where cooking, dining, and entertaining are enjoyed in the same space. Even a small space can feel bigger and brighter when walls are opened up, and the light is let in.  Planning

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Hook, Vine & Sinker Pendant | Famous Maker Monday

Hubbardon Forges’s Hook, Vine & Sinker Pendant each has a unique hook designed for the pendant and was created through a partnership between our designers and our makers at the forge. Like our people, each hook is unique. Available with

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Three Stand-Out 2019 Lighting Trends

From new finishes to new inspirations, to products that typically aren’t even considered to be lighting, there are many notable design trends in today’s lighting market. Here’s a roundup of three notable trends that are “in” for 2019 and beyond.

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1 – Light Wall Sconce Fiess| Famous Maker Monday

It’s not often that clean, contemporary fixtures are also described as glamorous, but the Erin collection by Feiss is in fact a modern take on a beautiful, crystal wall sconce. This dramatic design features a double-pane of clear faceted, pressed

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2 – Light Semi Flush Mount Murray Fiess | Favorite Fixture Friday

Combining the traditional profile of a tapered shade with on-trend Clear Seeded glass, the sleek frame and the square-linked chain give the Harrow pendant light collection by Feiss an elevated, contemporary transitional look.

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I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.

Og Mandino