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Design Home 2013

Design Home 2013, Boston magazine’s ninth Design Home project, is a true retreat by the sea. The Concordia is an ocean-front, luxury condominium situated on a beautiful stretch of ocean. The partners of the project, Paradise Construction, The Concordia, Boston

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Lighting Trends 2013 Seminar on January 9th

We’re presenting a seminar on Lighting Trends 2013 as part of Boston Magazine’s Passport to Design program. Sign up and register for our seminar this Wednesday, January 9th. You could win a grand prize package worth $20,000 to design the

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Enter to Win a Home Makeover!

Thank you to Yvonne Blacker If you could makeover one room in your home FOR FREE, which one would you choose? Would you pick out fresh new furniture with a cool Dhurrie carpet for your living room, a unique and

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Turn It On! Lighting techniques for your bedroom

courtesy of the American Lighting Association When lighting a bedroom, you will want to create an overall atmosphere of quiet relaxation, while providing some bright spots for reading and other activities. A combination of general and task lighting that takes

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Know Your Lighting ABCs … continued

Machine Blown Glass: Glass shaped by mechanically forcing air into molten glass so that it takes the shape of a mold. Matte Finish: Lamp or fixture surface finish producing a diffuse, lightly textured dull reflection. Mercury Vapor Lamp: A type

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Outdoor Lighting ~ Extend Your Summer Days!

courtesy of the American Lighting Association Outdoor lighting enhances the beauty of your property while providing safety and security. Outdoor lighting also allows you to take advantage of your outdoor spaces after dark and adds value to your home. It

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Make a Splash in the Bath!

courtesy of the American Lighting Association More spacious and multifunctional than ever before, the once-utilitarian bathroom has evolved into a private retreat for relaxation, escape and self-indulgence. The right lighting can make a bathroom even more gracious. Whether built new

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Know Your Lighting ABC’s … continued

From Accent to Zone lighting, we’d like to clarify some common ~ and not so common ~ lighting terms you may hear as you build or renovate your home! Hall / Foyer Fixtures: Can create a welcoming atmosphere, while providing

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Happy Holidays 2011

As we near the end of 2011, we would like to thank our customers, friends and community for making this a shining year at Lucia Lighting & Design. We feel such a sense of gratitude to each and every one

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In case you haven’t heard, lucía Lighting & Design was voted Best Lighting store in the Boston Magazine 2011 & 2010 Best of Boston Home and 2008 Best of Boston!

lucía lighting & design wins “Best of Boston Home 2011” Category: Transitional (“A timeless mix of contemporary and traditional, this is one style that’s all grown up.”) Lighting: lucía lighting & design – “Handpainted porcelain chandeliers by Tracy Porter, polished

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In order for the light to shine so brightly, the darkness must be present.

Francis Bacon