Outdoor

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Manufacturers like JANUS et Cie (pictured here) will showcase their finest casual and outdoor furnishings at Casual Market Chicago.

The Ultimate Guide to Casual Market Chicago

Next week, buyers from all over the country will head to Chicago's Merchandise Mart for Casual Market Chicago. The massive trade show, which runs from Tuesday Sept. 12-15, will showcase new offerings…

Libby Langdon and Northcape Expand Vision for Modern Outdoor Living

NorthCape and Libby Langdon are heading to the Chicago Casual Market with four new outdoor collections that expand the designer’s vision of modern outdoor living. The new designs will be displayed in…
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Crystorama

Sylvan Outdoor Chandelier

Part of Libby Langdon's collection for Crystorama, the Sylvan outdoor chandelier stands out in a Matte Black finish. The four candelabra bulbs shine bright through this airy frame.
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Progress Lighting Haddon Lantern

Haddon Lantern

A classic New England coach light, the Haddon lantern from Progress Lighting feature a clear seeded shade paired with an Antique Bronze frame. The wire surround is a classic industrial-inspired…
Brian Patrick Flynn for Crystorama Glacier Outdoor Light
Brian Patrick Flynn for Crystorama Glacier Outdoor Light

Glacier Outdoor Light

Characterized by chunky geometric lines and icy glass panels, Brian Patrick Flynn’s Glacier outdoor light for Crystorama is inspired by the calving icebergs of Antarctica. Smaller and narrower at the…
Styling an outdoor kitchen or dining room comes with its own challenges. These products make them a breeze.
Styling an outdoor kitchen or dining room comes with its own challenges. These products make them a breeze.

6 Insider Tips for Styling an Outdoor Kitchen and Dining Room

Eating bistecca in the backyard will never replace a trip to Tuscany, but with the right design elements, it can come pretty close.   “Although every family’s needs are different, people continue to…
Time to flip on the outdoor lights (like this wall lantern from Quoizel). Make sure you're asking customers this important question.
Time to flip on the outdoor lights (like this wall lantern from Quoizel). Make sure you're asking customers this important question.

One Lighting Question to Ask Every Customer this Month

"Have you tested all of your outdoor lights recently?" Memorial Day marks the unofficial start of summer. People break out their grills, open their pools and spend time out on their patios and…
REALS Bollard
REALS Bollard

REALS Bollard

REALS from SONNEMAN stands for Round Exterior Architectural Lighting System. This Textured Gray finished bollard brings geometric simplicity and architectural interest to outdoor spaces such as…
Forty West Greta Outdoor Bench
Forty West Greta Outdoor Bench

Greta Outdoor Bench

Made of wood and iron, the Greta outdoor bench from Forty West Designs looks stylish on the patio.
Sustainable Furnishings Council member Vanguard Furniture sources solid wood, eco-friendly upholstery fabrics, natural filler and certified polyurethane foam that doesn’t contain harmful fire retardant chemicals.
Sustainable Furnishings Council member Vanguard Furniture sources solid wood, eco-friendly upholstery fabrics, natural filler and certified polyurethane foam that doesn’t contain harmful fire retardant chemicals.

“What’s It Made Of?” 5 Answers that Raise a Red Flag

We’ve all heard the saying “You are what you eat,” but many health and design industry experts are concerned that you are what you sit on – and they’re not alone. As we learn more about the harmful…