Holiday Hoopla: Lights, Libations and Lamp Dances!
It’s party time. We reflect on the past year, as we look to the new with hope and wonder, uncertainty and doubt. Wherever we may find ourselves, in body and/or spirit, we will be expected to celebrate in good cheer.
So, let’s get on with it. Turn on the bold and the brightest.
Enjoy the best lamps of 2013, and be the first to see inspiring designs for 2014. Fabulous lamp styles featuring captivating finishes and resplendent hues, donning shades and embodying names like “Mohito,” “Caviar” and “Chianti” are ready to be imbibed!
Holiday Cocktails: Get a load of the latest non-alcoholic lighting sensations.
Party on! It’s a wonderful lamp at a wonderful price and that calls for celebration…and, maybe even a lamp dance! *
Live well and light responsibly with these fascinating fixtures…
“Mohito” from Troy Lighting features Frosted Ice glass
Chianti from Varaluz
Martini glass 3650 sconce from ELK Lighting Martini Glass 3651 mini pendants and 3654 island lights are also available. Visit 1800lighting.com
Blue Martini 87-1667-64 from Pacific Coast Lighting
Meyda Lighting’s Martini Mission Island Light 123291
Caviar ceiling pendant from Arteriors Home
Holiday Gifts of Light:
Get an eyeful of “Radiant Orchid,” Pantone’s Official Color of the Year for 2014.
Pair it up with spring’s 2014 “Dazzling Blue.” Or enjoy the new hue with organic neutrals such as gray, beige, or taupe. You can take “Radiant Orchid” straight up or try it with a little olive!
Best new products featuring Pantone’s Color of the Year: Welcome styles for 2014…
From Sterling Industries, the Table Lamp with the Purple Satin shade
From Dimond Lighting, The “Alva” lamp
Howard Elliot’s Martini Bench, handcrafted in hardwood accented with micro suede. Available in a choice of rich brilliant colors, including Sapphire Blue and Violet.
Van Teal’s “West Cost” ceiling pendant
Get in the spirit and surround yourself with the latest lighting sensations and home decor.
*Count down to the New Year with Capitol Lighting’s National LAMPoon…
10-Join the show and break a Lamp!
9-Decorate your home to the hilt and be the Lamping stock of the neighborhood!
8-Eat healthier this year and illuminate your dishes with a Farm to Table Lamp—Lighting with a Seasonal Flare!
7-Be extravagant and see what it’s like living in the Lamp of Luxury.
6-Go for made in the USA and find The Lamp of Milk and Honey.
5-Sing it! “This lamp is your lamp; this lamp is my lamp.”
Feeling LIGHT-headed, yet? Can’t take anymore?
Just, lamp me entertain you with a few more classic lamp lines…
4-The brightest nursery rhyme: Mary had a Little Lamp
3-Most illuminating dog story ever: Lady and the Lamp
2-Best new series on TV: Home Lamp
1-LOL-Lamp Out Loud and Give us your Lamp of Approval.
Enter Capitol Lighting’s Lamp one-liner contest and win a $25 gift certificate.
And, remember: He who lamps last, lamps best! Take advantage of year-end savings and find the perfect fit.
Stay-tuned for more original lamp lines… coming in February 2014.
* This post is dedicated to Jessica Blake of Short Hills, NJ.
Pantone and X-Rite**
For more than a decade, Pantone’s color of the year has influenced product development and purchasing decisions in multiple industries, including fashion, home and industrial design, as well as product packaging and graphic design.
Past colors include: Honeysuckle (2011), Turquoise (2010), Mimosa (2009), Blue Iris (2008), Chili Pepper (2007), Sand Dollar (2006), Blue Turquoise (2005), Tiger lily (2004), Aqua Sky (2003), True Red (2002), Fuchsia Rose (2001) and Cerulean (2000).
Pantone LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of X-Rite, incorporated, has been the world’s color authority for nearly 50 years.** http://www.pantone.com
X-Rite, the global leader in color science and technology, develops, manufactures, markets and supports innovative color solutions through measurement systems software, color standards and services. — http://www.xrite.com