The world of design, whether interior, architectural, clothing, or even lighting design, is often influenced by major historical events. In the 1930s, when America was still deep in the Depression, the reigning Art Deco movement gave way to what became known as Streamline Moderne. The extreme styles of Art Deco were seen as excessive in this time of want and were replaced with simpler, cleaner styles that focused on curves, horizontal lines, and nautical elements. Think rounded, aerodynamic shapes such as the Hindenburg, Airstream trailers, and the 1934 Chrysler Airflow, the first streamlined car design.Read More
The right ambiance can make or break a bubble bath experience. Confession time: How many candles do you surround your tub with hoping their warm glow will distract you from your chunky, dated bathroom accents and the fact that your tub might be a little too small for full reclining? Are you washing between your toes with dawn soap? What is your bathroom decor saying about you?
If you want your bathroom to say, “I love stylish, hand-picked home decor accents and the occasional evening of pampering” — this bathroom is for you! It’s easy to get cozy when you have the essentials like lavish porcelain tubs, bubbly handmade soaps, and rustic mood lighting! Here are our picks for a Shabby Chic Spa Bathroom.Read More
As it happens many times throughout history, the world of design — interior, architectural, clothing, and even lighting design — can be influenced by major events. In the 1930s, with the United States still deep in the Depression era, the reigning Art Deco movement gave way to what became known as Streamline Moderne. Gone were the extremes and excesses of Art Deco to be replaced with a style that focused on simple curves, horizontal lines, and nautical elements. Think rounded, aerodynamic shapes such as the Hindenburg, Airstream trailers, and the 1934 Chrysler Airflow, the first streamlined car design.Read More
This beautiful Creekside Farmhouse is in Mazama, Washington in the North Cascade Mountains. The outside sconces add a beautiful delicate look to the rustic cabin. These vintage fixtures are the Barn Light Colby Sconces. Barn Light Electric’s Homestead Pendants are similar to the kitchen island lighting pictured above.One of our customers purchased our lights to compliment their dramatic setting. This cabin is nestled within the American portion of the North Cascades and the adjoining Skagit Range in British Columbia. This mountain range is considered one the most challenging mountaineering because of its extreme rugged steep topography. Imagine and awaken your senses with the sounds of the water trickling down the creek . Take a second and unwind. Let the stress of your day float away down these beautiful stream-lined lights. The stress of daily life can make genuine relaxation an elusive dream. Yet there is no reason life has to be filled with chaos and stress. If you take some time to learn how to relax, you can easily rediscover the joy of living. One way is to bring relaxation to your home. Create your own creek side farmhouse, add beautiful subtle changes with our lighting. Light up your own sanctuary inside and out. For more examples for farmhouse lighting, visit industrialfarmhouse.comRead More