Hallway Lighting Treats; Ready for Halloween!

What are the best lights for hallways? Transitional spaces in our homes can sometimes be excluded from the care and attention that we lavish on other rooms in the home. As we spend time in our favourite rooms, our minds will wander to considering how we want these rooms to look. When we come to Read More …

Lagom; Lighting Balance for your Home

Lagom Lighting for your home; How can you get your lighting just right? Lagom is a word from Sweden and whilst there is no English equivalent, the notion is ‘just right’. It’s all about balance and having the right tools to hand for every occasion. We may be tempted to use words such as sufficient, Read More …

Indian Summer Spice – Lighting Summer All Year Round

How can you enjoy Summer all year round? We all enjoy our Summer holidays, be it days at the beach, soaking up some culture or spending quality time with loved ones and friends. All too soon, the holidays flash past us and we’re back in our daily routines with the sea lapping blissfully by our Read More …

Calm the Chaos with Clever Lighting

How can you find a light that’s right for every occasion? Summer is almost over and the nights are beginning to draw in. Sandy sandwiches, sun lotion and ice creams are preserved as cherished memories to the photo album. With the end of summer, with the new school term upon us, we find ourselves mentally Read More …

Lighting Beauty in Soft Focus

How can you create ambience in your room? We spend a lot of time, money and effort on getting our homes just the way we like them. Colours, textures and the layout is meticulously planned, with focal points and ornaments helping to complete the effect. Lighting is sometimes overlooked, but it is a vital part Read More …

Box Clever Lighting; Creative Cubism

A structured design of lighting with glass box shapes, showcasing the lightbulb, this contemporary look was born in the industrial era from a requirement to have simple, effective lights. ­What are the best lights to choose for the Box Clever design? Our love of cubes echoes through the ages, evoking a feeling of grounded, reliable Read More …

Illuminating Exterior and Garden Lighting

We look at our gardens all year round, through frost, rain and snow, so when the warmer weather comes around, we can’t wait to get out there! Barbecues with family and friends, playing with the kids, it’s all so idyllic. Until the sun starts to fade and long shadows turn to dusk and it’s not Read More …

Lighting the way for a Restaurant Look in Your Home

Pop up restaurants have been remastered from the original supper clubs from the 1960’s. This resurgence has helped to make eating in the new eating out and has seen some chefs, both experienced and new, able to offer their creations to the public without the vast overheads that a purpose-built restaurant would incur. Even Jamie Read More …

Lighting Le Tour de France

We’re celebrating French inspired lighting! The 1st July marks the start of ‘La Tour de France’, the well-known annual cycle race through France. Italy and Spain started their own versions a while later, the ‘Giro d’Italia’ and ‘Vuelta a Espana’ respectively and collectively, they make up cycling’s most prestigious Grand Tours which last for three Read More …

Art Deco Decadence – The Best of the Lighting Designs

Art Deco interior design is making a huge comeback, but what makes a good Art Deco light? We take a look at the golden eras between the two World Wars where modernity challenged designers of the day to perfect this sought after style… 150 years ago, on the 8th June 1867, American architect, interior designer, educator Read More …