Denis Caldora

Seasonal Displays: Making the Most of Mirrors

Merchandising maven Denis Caldora travels the country teaching lighting showrooms how to maximize each category for greater profit. Here’s how to improve your mirror mix. Create A Wall Of Mirrors You remember the carnival attraction called the House of Mirrors, don’t you? Well, how about devoting a wal (or a large portion of a wall) […]

High Point Residential Lighting Review 2012

High Point Residential Lighting Review 2012

Here’s a sneak peek at some of the hottest designs on the fashion runways of home décor. Arteriors Home Waverly Scalloped Hammered Metal Pendant:The Waverly Scalloped Hammered Metal pendant is a simple way to capture the industrial chic look. Couture Palm Canyon Twin-Light Table Lamp mixes Mid-Century aesthetics with organic materials. Designer Todd Sawvelle has […]

Residential Lighting Showroom Standouts October 2012

October 2012 Lighting Showroom Standouts

Here are the latest unique products to give visual va-va-voom to your showroom and set your store apart from the competition. AF Lighting Novelle Table Lamp: The 30″-high Novelle table lamp is made of resin with a black gloss finish. The patterned shade is hand-screened in a white poly-cotton; no two shades are alike. Babette […]


Studio Lux: Jewel in the Desert

The lighting employed by Studio Lux for this California residence consumes 2.3 watts per square foot and received Honorable Mention in the Cooper Lighting SOURCE Awards. Please click the images to see a high resolution full size image Located in Indian Wells – a desert resort community near Palm Springs, Calif. – this iconic home […]

Residential Lighting Showroom Standouts

Residential Lighting Showroom Standouts: Fall 2012

Give your showroom an edge over the competition with these unique products. Dimond Lighting Bakersfield Table Lamp: The Bakersfield collection table lamp is distinguished by a Bronze finish and Dark Chocolate organza shade Nora Lighting Pendants: To tap into the popularity of Pantone’s Color of the Year Tangerine Tango, this series of orange-themed pendants features […]

Residential Lighting-StudioLux

Residential Lighting By StudioLux

The lighting design team devised skylight and heater assemblies, mounting IO Line .75 high-output LED striplights above frosted glass panels, eliminating any visible sources. IO medium-output LED strips provide indirect light above kitchen cabinets and within the range hood while 2700K LED light panels provide undercabinet lighting.

Residential Lighting: StudioLux

StudioLux: Architectural lighting

The cove and floating ceiling are designed to conceal IO Line .75 LED striplights viewed at shallow angles from great distances, and to eliminate harsh shadows.

Residential Lighting Using IO Line .75 striplights

StudioLux Using IO Line .75 striplights

Display cases are illuminated with LED pucklights, with LED light panels in feature compartments. IO Line .75 striplights were chosen for their varied light outputs and for precise beam control. Cove lighting was carefully placed to ensure even illumination of the back walls and feathered lighting projected into rooms.

Residential Lighting: StudioLux Kitchen Design

StudioLux Kitchen Lighting Design

Light sources were tested to ensure color uniformity between IR MR 16, CFL, and LED sources. IO Line .75 medium-output LED strips provide indirect light, IRiS 32-watt CFL downlights offer general lighting and LED light panels supply undercabinet illumination together with task and indirect lighting from the custom range hood.

July 2012 New Home Lighting Standouts

July 2012 New Home Lighting Standouts

  Meyda Lighting Custom Wine Bottle Fixtures: Wine lovers, restaurants, and bars can express their individuality by supplying wine bottles with labels that this lighting manufacturer will convert into lamps or lighting fixtures. Generic wine bottles without labels can also be used. All styles are available in frosted or transparent colored glass as well as […]