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  • Blog Post: Beautifully Oversized Modern Chandeliers

    When choosing modern lighting for any space, I live by two mantras… The bigger the better, and if you can hang it you should. Which usually implies using beautifully oversized chandeliers.I just adore the drama that a chandelier brings. And when done correctly it can literally be the jewelry of...
  • Blog Post: Organizing Your Closet: Get the Skeletons Out

    Image from Rimadesio Let's face it: we spend the entire year shoving stuff in the closet. Re-giftables, donatables, just-before-guests-arrive-junkables. When organizing your closet, toss all these skeletons out and follow these three steps to a bright and clean new look for the new year. 1...
  • Blog Post: Decorating a Modern Bedroom with Crystal Chandeliers

    Image from La Maison d’ Anna G. Crystal chandeliers are often thought of as fancy, fussy and traditional. However, I think the rules are changing a bit and decorating a modern bedroom with crystal chandeliers can provide a 'wow' factor for your home. While usually associated with formal...
  • Blog Post: 3 Tips For Creating Ambiance In Your Home

    Image from Door Sixteen Ideas for adding ambiance to your modern home design. Chances are, if you're reading this blog you love design and you want to make sure to include some great ideas to your own interior design. We want to make sure you do more than shop modern lighting , and add a...
  • Blog Post: How to Create a Photo Wall for the Holidays

    Image from Plastolux A photo wall makes a great conversation piece for holiday guests. About six months ago, we talked about how to create a gallery wall at home . You know, that meticulously curated cluster of objects, art, photos and mementos that speaks to who you are (stylishly of course)....
  • Blog Post: The Modern Loft: Linda Bergroth's Light Filled Design

    The hot summer days always call for something light and refreshing. This modern loft features a light-filled design by Linda Bergroth and is just about as refreshing as you can get. Bold colors dance around the room like summer flowers in bloom while the white hardwood floors reflect the light that shines...
  • Blog Post: Outdoor Lighting in Prep For Spring

    With spring in the air it’s time to set your sights on sprucing up your outdoor spaces. One of the easiest, and most effective ways to do so is by updating your lighting. If you’re a traditionalist start by adding a pair of outdoor lanterns to each side of your front door and you’ll...
  • Blog Post: Replicating Daylight with LEDs

    Image from CoeLux This year's 14th Venice Architecture Biennale saw an exhibition used LED lighting to replicate daylight. Perhaps the most successful approximation to natural light yet created, this CoeLux optical system (developed by Italian physicist Paolo Di Trapani) uses LEDs and light...
  • Blog Post: Cool + Collected 1.21

    Cool + Collected is our regular Friday post covering modern lifestyle topics from around the globe. You'll find everything from design icon biographies to modern art, photography and architectural surprises. And of course modern design! +One thing we love is beautiful photography and nobody knows...
  • Blog Post: Bread, Espresso &...Design

    When the idea struck to cover my favorite cafe designs across the globe, Tokyo's uber-chic bread and coffee hot spot Bread, Espresso & was a shoe-in to lead the story. This design savvy cafe typifies today's resurgence in artisanal bread and coffee and the increasing focus on design that...
  • Blog Post: Mid-Century Modern Homes

    Design makes everything better. At least that's the thinking that informs why so much of the modern world appears to be "designed." In architecture and home decorating, mid-century modern homes offered an egalitarian opportunity to apply design thinking to the masses. In the 1940s-50s...
  • Blog Post: 5 Favorite Drum Shades

    With a variety of lighting options to choose from, it can be hard to decide on one style. From crystal chandeliers, to rod iron, brass and chrome, drum shades, pendants, sconces, table lamps, and floor lamps, there are literally thousands of fixtures to aid you in brightening up your home. Drum shades...
  • Blog Post: Fancy Halloween Entertaining Style

    It's finally October! Fall is one of my favorite times of the year. I love sweaters, leggings, but most of all Halloween. When it comes to October entertaining, especially for you design lovers out there, keep in mind you don't have to get too thematic to throw a great Halloween party! Is...
  • Blog Post: Upgrade Modern Design With Chrystal Chandeliers

    It's pretty well known that modern design makes us swoon over here. This kitchen design above is one example, with its clean lines and handsome materials. What you may not know is that beautiful modern design can get even better with the addition of crystal chandelier, or two. Rainfall Glass...
  • Blog Post: Our Favorite Communal Work Spaces

    If you're like us, you're always dreaming about the ideal work environment. We often peruse Pinterest looking for our favorite communal work spaces and I think we found them! The common elements in all of them are wide open space, unique lighting and lots of natural light. All-white...
  • Blog Post: Blue LED Light Inventors Win Nobel Prize

    Waterproof Color LED Tape Light Kit The inventors of the blue LED were recently awarded a 2014 Nobel Peace Prize in Physics. They are Dr. Shuji Nakamura, Isamu Akasaki and Hiroshi Amano. Here's why this invention matters: With light, red, green and blue combines to create white. While red...
  • Blog Post: Modern Art Installation: Umbrellas In The Sky

    So, we featured an image of this awesome art installation as one of our Facebook posts last week and we just couldn't let it go so we decided to blog about it too! A colorful and whimsical umbrella art installation floats above this promenade in Águeda, Portugal. It casts a shadow of geometric...
  • Blog Post: Modern Lighting Trends With Design For Mankind

    We have invited Erin Loechner, from the super cool art/design blog Design for Mankind , to help us with modern lighting trends while staying on budget. Take it away Erin... Lighting can transform any space, but can all too often break the bank just as quickly. Lucky for you, I've rounded up 10...
  • Blog Post: Stylish Décor Details: Drum Lamp Shades

    Images from Fancy Cribs Stylish decor is all in the details... For the home, this might mean little things like home accessories, decorative pillows or drum lamp shades. Getting creative with drum lamp shades for modern interiors is a quick and easy way to add personality to your space without spending...
  • Blog Post: Have a Merry Christmas!

    Image from Boxwood Clippings Merry Christmas everyone! We hope you're gathered around the tree with loved ones, opening beautifully wrapped gifts (which we can only hope is awesome modern lighting )! -Euro Style Lighting team
  • Blog Post: Crystal Chandeliers in a Modern Space

    Are you a modern home style fan, but still want to be glam? Don't worry, you can have your cake and eat it too! There's one thing that always looks great, no matter your home style, and that's contrast. The contrast of a clean, modern space with a sparkly crystal chandelier , is quite...
  • Blog Post: Coastal Cool: Create Your Modern Beach Home

    If you have ever longed for the coastal aesthetic in your home because of its casual sensibility and natural energy, but you were afraid that your modern heart may get hurt, you should know that you can have both and create a modern beach home. No matter what decor style you may want or even a combination...
  • Blog Post: Lighting for a More Livable City

    Exactly what makes a city "livable" and what can you do to help your own? Annual surveys, such as those conducted by The Economist , Mercer and Monocle , look at a range of criteria from infrastructure to environment, culture to climate, to determine the most liveable cities in the world...
  • Blog Post: Tips For a Feng Shui Bedroom

    Image from Apartment Therapy Whether you're on vacation or a busy work schedule, the bedroom should be somewhere calming and rejuvenating. Adopting some Feng Sui elements to your design will help create a perfect environment to help you relax at the end of the day and get ready for the start of...
  • Blog Post: Modern Landscape Lighting

    Image from Narofsky Architecture Day or night, your modern outdoor space should be the welcoming element for your home design. However, it's a little harder to see at night and that's where great landscape lighting comes in handy. This top image has beautiful flowers, healthy grass and...

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