Home Decor and Home Accessories Styles Spring 2014

Spring 2014 Home Decor’ Showroom Standouts

  Massoud: Feelin’ Sheepish? This iconic X-base bench offers a fun retro look that can suit traditional and modern settings alike. Its Lucite base is a sleek contrast to the exotic, luxurious Tibetan sheepskin cover. Silver nailheads are an appealing accent. The bench is offered in two sizes: the 70” long x 21” diameter x […]

Lights Up Residential Lighting

2014 Summer Dallas Market Highlights

 The temperature isn’t the only thing that will be hot in Dallas, lighting manufacturers and home decor companies have made an exemplary effort for the June market to bring out fresh new designs for retailers’ busiest selling season in the fall and holidays.  In addition, the Dallas Market Center and enLIGHTenment Magazine are sponsoring a […]

Dallas Market Preview Spring 2014

Dallas Market Highlights: Summer 2014

The summer edition of the International Lighting Market is June 18-21, and it will have something none of the other summer markets can guarantee — new products unveiled just for this show. Look for the “Market Choice Awards” symbol on the floor maps of this issue for participating exhibitors, and don’t forget to vote for […]

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Retail Strategy: High Style on a Budget

Seasonal accessories are a quick & easy way to update a room. Create a “Fresh Finds” section in your store to inspire consumers & encourage impulse purchases for the holidays. Keep customers excited about home fashion trends – and your role in it as a cutting-edge retailer – by rewarding them with stylish vignettes in […]

Resididential Lighting Homr Task Lights

Task and Accent Lighting

    Elco:The 12-volt Miniature Projector has four internal adjustable side shutters and is adaptable to the company’s single and double track system.  This fixture offers a 90º vertical movement and 358º rotation adjustability, making it a good choice as accent lighting in any boutique, jewelry store, gallery, or high-end residence.  It is lamped with […]

Residential Lighting Wall sconces 2014

Spring 2014 Wall Sconce Collection

 Want to brighten up a small room? Installing wall sconces is a proven method for providing ample illumination when space is at a premium. Best of all, sconces are now available in a wide variety of decorative styles that can suit every home’s decor. One of the most popular places to install wall-mounted lighting is […]

Portable Lighting

Portable Lighting Collection 2014

 Many interior designers rely on the functional beauty of portable lamps to enhance their clients’ homes. Adding table and floor lamps are a quick and easy way to bring visual balance, introduce a pop of color, tie a design scheme together,  brighten dark corners, and offer a sense of warmth and coziness to any room. […]

Residential Lighting Portable lamps

Portables Lighting Collection: Spring 2014

 Portable table and floor lamps are an interior designer’s best friend. They can brighten dark corners, add a splash of color, and pep up a stale room scheme – all while fulfilling a practical purpose.    Arteriors: Inspired by a sculpture and engineering into a lamp, the Gidget stands 29 inches high and features an […]

Candice Olson

Candice Olson’s Short List

Whether you’re buying at High Point Market or another wholesale venue, Canadian interior designer and host of several popular design TV shows reveals the top trends that will continue to be hot this year. If it has glimmer, shimmer, or muted shine, consider it a must-buy for your lighting showroom. What’s popular among consumers right […]

Home Automation: State of the Art Home

In Full Control: Home Automation Systems

 This luxury home in Jackson Hole combines custom architecture with hidden home control systems that pleases both the homeowners and vacation renters.  Designing a home automation system that homeowners love typically comes down to one thing: usability. If the system is easy to use, delivers all of the functions the owners desire, plus makes the […]