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, with a variety of styles and price points complement any decor or budget. Learn about the latest products, get design and technical tips from lighting experts, and see how the latest trends in lighting can impact the overall design of a space.

Standing Out: Table Lamps

Unique shapes, colored glass and shiny accents adorn these lamps, making them a whimsical addition to any table. From Pacific Coast Lighting, the Calypso table lamp has an ocean blue finish and…

TOV Atolla Emerald Tassel Table Lamp

Draped with luxurious tassels, the Atolla collection from TOV Furniture will add warm lighting and textural elements to your space. Available as a pendant or table lamp, it'll be a unique decorative…
Sensorio Paso Robles
From the highest vantage point you can look down and see most of the installation. Numerous pathways allow you to meander through these alluring the fields of light. Photo by Randall Whitehead

A Trip to the Sensorio Fiber Optic Lighting Installation

I took a trip to Paso Robles, CA to see an amazing lighting installation called Sensorio. It was a mesmerizing experience. This vast art piece was created by Bruce Munro. He took five acres of…

Robert Abbey Franklin Accent Lamp

The Franklin Accent Lamp from Robert Abbey provides a delightful pop of interest with lively colors and engaging geometric shapes. Shown in a Matte Celadon Glazed finish. 

Sagebrook Home Oval Shaped Grid Lamp

Sagebrook Home's Oval Shaped Grid lamp is made of metal and measures 27 inches high. 

Kalco Library Chandelier

The Library Collection from Kalco, which features a sconce and a chandelier, evokes the stately air of a rich, sophisticated atmosphere. Wearing a rich library brass finish, each piece in the Library…

Glass Act: Glass Lighting Fixtures

These fixtures across styles take advantage of glass in various forms, from seeded to smoked to clear. The white glass shade of Currey & Company’s Peppard pendant has an organic black pattern…

The Floor's the Limit: Unique Floor Lamps

From the base to the shade, these non-traditional floor lamps are anything but ordinary.   From ED Ellen DeGeneres crafted by Generation Lighting, the Atlas one light floor lamp exudes Mid-Century…

Vaxcel Hoyne Wall Light

The Hoyne collection from Vaxcel offers a contemporary update to a traditional style. Candelabra lamping finished in sleek Polished Nickel accented with delicate crystals give the Hoyne its dramatic…
fixed lighting placement
Functional bathroom task lighting is important, particularly for mature eyes.

Space Between: Sizing Fixed Lighting for Every Room in the Home

Your design client falls in love with a beautiful lighting fixture that they want over the dining room table. But will it still be beautiful if it’s too small or too large for the space?  A consumer…