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.

Arteriors Vallance Sconce

Blending simplicity and functionality, the Vallance sconce from Arteriors subtly accents a space while delivering a warm glow to a wallscape. The circlet form is shaped by textured and smooth iron…

Dixon Wall Sconce

Golden Lighting’s Dixon wall sconce is a customizable Mid-Century Modern design. Colors and finishes can be customized to complement existing decor, or design an entire room around your favorite…
NeoCon Chicago 2019 commercial design
NeoCon was held June 10-12, 2019 at The Mart in Chicago.

6 Commercial Design Trends from NeoCon Chicago 2019

Held June 10-12, 2019 at The Mart in Chicago, NeoCon is a much-anticipated event for the commercial design industry, where manufacturers showcase their newest products and designers can take…

Dragonfly Lamp

Inspired by one of the most beloved designs, the Tiffany Hanginghead Dragongfly Lamp from Meyda Tiffany Lighting features dragonflies that dive and circle with glowing scarlet jeweled eyes, and…
Hospitality Furniture, Lighting and Decor
Hospitality Furnishings Meet Regulations with Style

Step Up Resimercial Style with These Hospitality-Focused Furnishings

Be Our Guest Furniture, lighting and decor for hospitality comes with a set of regulations designed to meet safety standards, alongside attributes that make the traveling guest feel right at home…
best lighting for bathrooms
Kichler’s Karmarie collection offers a vanity light wall sconce and mini-pendant in a variety of finishes.

7 Bathroom Lighting Tips from the Lighting Doctor

The bathroom is a space with many functions, from grooming to relaxing, but bathroom lighting design is often treated as an afterthought. Here, Randall Whitehead, IALD, offers seven must-know tips to…

Alden Table Lamp

The Alden table lamp from Pacific Coast Lighting has a Gun Metal finish and an all metal construction. Measures 30 inches high.

Sandy Wall Lamp

The functional Sandy wall lamp from Lite Source includes a main lamp with a fabric shade that creates soothing general illumination, an adjustable LED reading lamp that focuses on handheld devices, a…

Babbit Floor Lamp

The Babbit floor lamp from Currey & Co.'s Barry Goralnick Collection has a brass shade that is an alternative to the typical drum shade in fabric or paper. The base is a simple circle that…
Randall Whitehead, the Lighting Doctor, chandeliers and pendants
LEDs allow designers and manufacturers to create fixtures that were not possible, using traditional light sources. Photo by Randall Whitehead

Lost in Transition

What differentiates a chandelier from a pendant? For me, the rule of thumb was that a chandelier had arms and a pendant fixture does not. It was also generally felt that chandeliers are more…