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New at Our Shop: Nicaraguan Carved Wood Lamps

By Ann Eckert | February 10, 2016

I’m a big fan of ethnic designs and global crafts. If you recall, I recently shared a collection of Portuguese Pottery Lamps I sourced from a trip to Portugal. You can learn a lot from viewing a country’s art and design, and I’m excited to continue to bring new and different ethnic items to the store. The […]

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We’re Loving: The Visual Comfort Darlana Linear Pendant

By Ann Eckert | February 4, 2016

Walk by our store window and you’ll see this beauty – the Visual Comfort Darlana Linear Pendant! We’re loving this 6 light pendant from Visual Comfort’s E.F. Chapman Darlana collection. This gilded iron chandelier will position perfectly over a dining room table or serve as the focal point of any long entryway. The Darlana Linear Pendant is also […]

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We’re Loving: Pantone’s 2016 Colors of the Year

By Ann Eckert | December 18, 2015

This is the most wonderful time of the year! Yes, of course it’s the holiday season, but it’s also the time when Pantone announces their annual color of the year! Well. the news is in, and this year they have selected not one, but TWO colors – Rose Quartz and Serenity! How beautiful are these […]

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New at Our Shop: Hand-Painted Portuguese Pottery Lamps

By Ann Eckert | October 7, 2015

A couple of months ago I shipped off to Portugal for a much needed vacation. Portugal is a beautiful country filled with incredible history, delicious food and a culture that’s unlike any other. Now, I did get a lot of relaxation in, but I also did “some” work. I was able to visit a Portuguese […]

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We’re Loving: Currey & Company Rainforest Chandelier

By Ann Eckert | September 14, 2015

  We love flipping through interior design magazines, or clicking through websites, and seeing some of our favorite lamp and lighting brands featured in real homes! On House Beautiful, we found the majestic Currey & Company Rainforest Chandelier in a fun, fresh California cottage. There are bright pops of neon fabrics and colors throughout the […]

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We’re Loving: Regina Andrew Lighting

By Ann Eckert | August 21, 2015

If you’ve walked by the store lately, there have been large boxes waiting to be unpacked, filled with beautiful new lighting designs. One brand worth noting is Regina Andrew, who has redefined contemporary style by mixing up design genres. When you look at her designs, you’ll see that modern is mixed with rustic, elegant is mixed […]

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NY Now Gift and Home Show Recap

By Ann Eckert | August 19, 2015

Fall is almost here, and with every new season, there are new design trends to celebrate. Earlier this week I headed to the NY NOW Gift and Home Show in New York City, and scoped out all of the new home trends. The goal of my visit is to come back with new products to […]

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Next Stop, Portugal!

By Ann Eckert | July 18, 2015

It’s been crazy at the store, and I’m beyond grateful for all of the new customers I’m seeing each week! As much as I would love to keep working (and believe me, there is a lot to do!), it’s time to take a much needed vacation with my family…in Portugal! I’m very much looking forward […]

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We’re Loving: Currey & Company’s Broxton Rectangular Chandelier

By Ann Eckert | July 7, 2015

  We recently added kitchen island lighting fixtures to our online shop! It’s always challenging to hunt for the perfect kitchen island lighting solution. With more than 20 different lights to choose from, these grand kitchen island lighting fixtures will add the perfect aesthetic and lighting to your kitchen space. One of our favorites is from Currey […]

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We’re Loving: Hubbardton Forge Cityscape Pendant

By Ann Eckert | May 13, 2015

We’ve been featuring several whimsical, organic lighting fixtures as of late, but today we’re mixing things up. Hubbardton Forge is a local New England lighting manufacturer who crafts the upmost chic and sturdy lighting fixtures. A recent favorite is the Cityscape Pendant, featured above (with the skyline of Boston!). Metallic-adorned lighting is a hot trend […]

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This & That: Demitasse Table Lamp from Currey & Company

By Ann Eckert | May 11, 2015

The beautifully ornate scallop texture makes us think of the ocean. If you’re new to this blog, we absolutely adore the ocean (and any body of water for that matter!). The Demitasse Table Lamp from Currey & Company wears this scallop design well. This lamp is made of terra cotta and coated in an antique […]

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5 Fall 2015 Interior Design Trends

By Ann Eckert | May 8, 2015

Like fashion, the interior design world thinks ahead to the styles of future seasons. We’ve been hearing rumblings about some of the latest trends for the fall, and biggest trend centers around the anti-tech movement. Interiors are going from hyper-digital spaces to areas for families and individuals to relax and relish in visual comfort. Here […]

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