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Transitional: Coveted Interior Design Styles

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Transitional style represents that ideal integration of modern and traditional and the result is a home that feels timelessly beautiful and like it will never go out of style. Basilica Collection is a transitional LED pendant which consists of arched LED frames with suspended orgnic bronzed branches and clear crystal accents. Exquisite array of crystals add hints of floral elements like rosebuds blooming in the spring. A fresh accent to any space, without the mess and adversity.

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Bentley Collection

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The Bentley collection features a two-toned finish; black with forged iron framing and antique brass piping. The collection of four features hand-blown clear glass expose the vintage bulbs to emit a slight gold tint, adding a lovely glow to any room. …read more

Crystal vs glass, what’s your style?

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There is much debate over crystal versus glass. We will be discussing the differences and advantages of each material.

Crystal
Crystal is actually a type of glass. Normal glass is a mixture of silicate (sand), lime, and soda. This formulation encompasses about 90% of glass made today. Crystal glass differs from normal glass as it contains high levels of lead oxide (leading to its more correct name: leaded glass). The term “Crystal” comes from the Italian term ‘cristallo’ which was once used to describe Murano glass imitations. …read more

Dining Room Lighting Trends

The Dining room is where the important times in life take place, family meals, entertaining friends and deep discussions. You want this space to be at its best, and the lighting should help accomplish that. While choosing classic pieces is always a great idea, we encourage you to push the envelope and embrace new trends.

Here are the trends we see in lighting that are easily transitioned to the dining room.

Metallics

Metallic finishes have been everywhere for the past couple of years and most recently have been paired up with a number of different decors, …read more

Eurofase Top Picks

To commemorate our 25th anniversary, we wanted to share some of our favourite fixtures over the past years. We polled the office and everyone lent their opinion to help create this post.

Top 5 Classic Looks

We all love trends, but sometimes classic is the way to go. Here are the top picks for the Eurofase Classic Lighting.

Top 5 Contemporary Lights

Eurofase prides itself on being on top of what’s new and contemporary , but finding those that can become timeless pieces. …read more

Vanity Lighting

Where a woman gets ready should be an oasis, where the most intimate of rituals take place. There should be a spotlight on the performance of her makeup application. She wants her bottles of perfume, lipstick collection and jewelry showcased. For this she needs the most luxurious and exquisite vanity lighting.

Eurofase has this woman in mind when designing the most desirable lighting for vanities and powder rooms. Not only is the composition of the light’s design important, but the actual light emitted is essential in makeup application. …read more

Dallas International Lighting Market Wrap Up

As always, we had a great time at the Dallas International Lighting Market. This was a very special Dallas Market for us with the introduction of our newest, most unique collection.

Thank you very much to everyone who came and visited the Eurofase showroom. We do business with some of the greatest people in the industry and it always a pleasure to work with them.

2013 will be a very exciting year for us as we celebrate 25 years in business with one of our best collections yet. …read more

Lighting Trends for 2013

You work hard at keeping your wardrobe up to date; extend that effort to your décor. Here is a sample of our top picks for lighting trends in the new year. Browse our virtual catalogue for more on trend fixtures.

White

Get your décor white hot with some of our new fixtures.

Floral

Make your room bloom with style with the new 2013 collection from Eurofase. These Italian inspired pieces are one of a kind and a definite statement of style.

Touch and texture

For the past while it has been all about the colours, …read more

Medieval Lighting Part 2

A few months ago, we showed you some of our top gothic romantic lighting in the post What’s Old is New: Medieval Lighting.

Eurofase predicted this trend continuing and feature some castle worthy fixtures in their 2013 collection.

This year we are seeing a lot of natural finishes in fashion and décor, thus we designed more lights to utilize wood in various ways.

There are a number of reasons to love wood:

  1. Add a new texture dimension to your space.
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Pantone Spring 2013 Colors – Families

The final installment for our Pantone 2013 Color Report blog series features families that include colors and their compliments, giving you options for mixing and matching to create a unique look. Group them together or let them stand alone, whatever you choose will be on trend and perfect for your domain.

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Pantone Spring 2013 Color Report – Complimenting Lightings

We all love color, and with the help of Pantone we can keep up with the changing trends for our wardrobe and home. But what if you are not ready to dive into colored lighting? Maybe you want colored wall(s) instead? Here are our top picks for lights that will accent your new, Pantone approved wall color.

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Pantone Spring 2013 Colors — Poppy Red

As you have probably heard, Pantone has released their Fashion Color Report for Spring 2013.

Citing influences from fashion powerhouses such as Rachel Roy, David Meisler, Tracy Reese and Herve Leger, they say the following colors are IT:

 

Poppy red is popping up all over! Just in time for the holidays, here are our top fixtures to put the cherry on top of your decadent décor.

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The Cameo in Florida

We always love seeing our lights interpreted into different decors and are very happy to share this one with you.
This home in Florida used 3 of our Cameo pendants in their dining area. We are loving the open concept of the home and how perfectly the pendants are placed within the whole scheme.


Modern Dining Room design by Miami Photographer Michael Laurenzano Photography

It should also be noted how they used recessed lighting to showcase their artwork, …read more

The Rosini Collection

Turn your home into a castle with November’s Fixture of the Month, the Rosini.  The Rosini was inspired by the music Yoshino Rossini in 14th century Switzerland among the heroes on horseback riding through their kingdom.

This fixture is strong and beautiful with curvaceous lines and a gunmetal/armor finish. Smoked crystals are suspended within strong classic European lines of the metal frame. Completing the symphony of the well orchestrated fixture is the crystal bobeches holding up candle sticks with candelabra bulbs.

While you can find this fixture in the Classics Collection, …read more

Quick, Easy and Inexpensive Home Improvements

If you are looking to upgrade your home while being sensitive to budget limitations, lighting is known to be an affordable way to enhance the décor, while increasing the value of your home when you are ready to sell.

The key is to focus on transitional pieces; fixtures that look good in a number of decors.

For the dining room, entry way or living room we selected three standout fixtures that are both contemporary and transitional.

For the other rooms in the house we suggest:

Recessed lighting is a great way to add a subtle luxury. …read more

Kitchen Lighting: How to

Choosing lighting for your kitchen can be very overwhelming, so much freedom and options can leave you paralyzed with excitement or fear.

To make things easier, break it up into simple steps.

  1. Pick your big light fixture or statement piece first.
  • Chandeliers over your table or island
  • Pendants over the table, island or above your sink
  • Island pendants
  • Semi Flush mounts

2. Add recessed or track lights where extra lighting is required

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Spring 2012 Trends

Colour, Colour and more Colour!
Spring is usually all about introducing colour back into your life, but this year more than ever. Colour blocking is all the rage on the red carpet and in your living room.
Our lights provide that pop of colour you can match or block with your other décor.

While your fixture may be around for longer than the trend, colour never hurt anyone and having a statement piece never goes out of style.

   

  

Vintage

The worn, …read more