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.

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…

Hudson Valley Lighting Group to Make West Coast Debut at Summer 2019 Las Vegas Market

Hudson Valley Lighting Group will debut its first-ever West Coast showroom at Summer 2019 Las Vegas Market, running July 28 to Aug. 1, 2019. The 23,742-square-foot showroom on the fourth floor of…
Robin Baron Interiors Muubs
Robin Baron Designs supplied the lighting, seating and tableware on this Muubs table display.

5 Trend Takeaways from ICFF 2019

This week at ICFF, held at the Javitz Center in New York, global and bespoke manufacturers showed off the latest trends in contemporary and luxury home furnishings. In addition to the newest products…
HD Expo 2019
The Oval Lounger Bouquet by Kosta is designed for indoor/outdoor use with a stainless steel and brass plate wrapped in woven sea grass-inspired resin and flowers filled with Dacron. The base is made of steel and teak.

HD Expo 2019 Showcases the Latest in Hospitality Design Trends

Though plenty of conversations touched on the challenges associated with increased tariffs at HDExpo 2019, the real emphasis was on elevated product designs and opportunities for growth beyond the…

Piston Mini Pendant

Two on-trend finishes deliver sleek industrial-era style with Piston from Kichler. Natural Brass accents add the shine, while the Black mesh cage forms the structure. This collection is available as…

LFI Innovation Awards Presented at Lightfair International 2019

The LFI Innovation Awards marked the opening of the 2019 Lightfair International (LFI) Trade Show and Conference at the Pennsylvania Convention Center with a showcasing of the industry’s most…

Eaton Lighting Announces Winners of 2019 SOURCE Awards

Eaton Lighting announced the student winners of its 42nd Annual SOURCE Awards. The lighting design competition celebrates the next generation of lighting professionals and furthers the company’s…

Calligraphy Pendant

An airy and sculptural interpretation of the art of exquisite hand lettering, Corbett Lighting’s Calligraphy pendant evokes swirling script flowing across the page as if right from the artist’s…