Decorative Lighting

From crystal chandeliers to detailed table lamps, decorative lighting brightens up any space. This section looks at all things decorative, including chandeliers, desk lamps, floor lamps, flush/semi-flush mounts, pendants, sconces and table lamps.

How to Light a Media Room

These days, it seems everybody’s got a high-def, flat-screen TV, a PlayStation, an Xbox and a pile of games — and a media room to enjoy them in. Lighting is especially important, and tricky, in…

Low-Voltage vs. Line Voltage: What's the Difference?

This article was originally published in March 2017 on the Residential Lighting website. Residential Lighting was the precursor to Furniture, Lighting & Decor. The magazine ran for 25 years and…

7 Tips for Lighting Outdoor Kitchens

As anyone who has even taken a bite of a not-quite-done hamburger knows, having good lighting around the backyard grill is essential. And these days — as more Americans are building extravagant…

Hand-Forged Exquisite Crystal Chandelier

The new Barcelona crystal collection features hand-forged, hand-textured metalwork and exquisite crystal. Varaluz Las Vegas, NV (702) 792-6900www.varaluz.com  

Geometric Aged Bronze Fixture

Reminiscent of the linear aspects of the industrial era, the Cubic lighting series is proof that simple does not mean boring. The geometric lines of the Aged Bronze Brushed frames create a sturdy…

Rustic Bronze Fixture

The weathered oak frames of the Eastwood Collection feature exposed hardware in a rough, Rustic Bronze finish. The dark, gravelly finish contrasts the light, uneven wood finish. Textured water glass…

Florence de Dampierre Discusses Her Designs for John-Richard

Florence de Dampierre: I want to create an interior that reflects the individual, that’s affordable and not cookie-cutter, and that has personality. My inspiration is classic with a modern and…

Manufacturers still introducing licensed lines from celebrity designers

Product: Meridian CourtCollection: Bob Mackie HomeCompany: Murray FeissNEW: More styles from Bob Mackie.  Designer-to-the-stars Bob Mackie has coupled once again with Murray Feiss to expand his…

Top Lighting Designers Discuss Their Inspirations

Exotic InfluenceDesigner: Linda DonohueCompany: Shawna Stoney Shawna Stoney’s tasteful mix of exotic raw materials has been lending organic sophistication to the company’s line of furniture,…

Inspirations: Forces of Nature

New home accessories represent earth, wind and fire.
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