PENDANT LIGHTING

This blog will tell you all you need to know about pendant lighting as we take a look at the different types of ceiling pendants and how they can be used throughout the home. Pendant light fittings hang down from the ceiling and direct light in a downward direction. They are usually suspended on a Read More …

TOP TIPS FOR CHOOSING THE PERFECT STANDARD LAMP

The brilliant thing about standard lamps is that they can be placed anywhere you have a little spare floor space. Floor standing lamps can be practical, versatile and decorative additions to a room. They have a unique role to play when it comes to lighting as they can provide both ambient, task and accent lighting, Read More …

GETTING A FEEL FOR ART NOUVEAU LIGHTING

Is there still a place for Art Nouveau in period interiors? The Art Nouveau style flourished between 1890 and 1910 and, although it was short lived, its influence was huge. In this blog we introduce you to some of our Art Nouveau style lighting that we believe can be incorporated sympathetically into traditional period homes. Read More …

CUSTOM MADE LIGHTING

Bespoke Lights specialise in traditional lighting for period homes and contract lighting for hotels and hospitality lighting for pubs, bars and restaurants. We have an amazing collection of quality lighting that can be purchased ‘off the peg’ from our on-line store. But, what if you want something unique? As our name would suggest we are Read More …

HERITAGE LIGHTING

Our Heritage Lighting Collection features traditional character light fittings hand crafted here in the UK. From small beginnings in the docklands of the East End of London re-creating Victorian carriage lamps, this Collection has grown to include a large selection of indoor and outdoor lighting. All the lights are handmade, with the majority of the Read More …

EDWARDIAN LIGHTING

EDWARDIAN LIGHTING – DOWNTON ABBEY STYLE The hugely popular ‘Downton Abbey’ TV series ran from 2010 to 2015. Viewers eagerly tuned in to watch the lives of the aristocratic Crawley family and their domestic servants unfold in Edwardian and post Edwardian Britain. This era also saw great advances in the world of lighting with the Read More …

FLEMISH CHANDELIERS

DUTCH BALL CHANDELIERS   Regarded as the jewel in the crown of all ceiling lights, chandeliers are a statement of elegance and glamour. Their popularity has endured throughout the centuries and they were, and to some extent still are, associated with wealth, power and social standing.         Chandeliers were closely linked with Read More …

SPACE AGE LIGHTING

LIGHTING THAT IS OUT OF THIS WORLD   This summer marks the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing on 20th July 1969. As this historic event is celebrated, we would like to pay our tribute to the brave astronauts aboard  the Apollo 11 spacecraft and showcase some of our space age lighting ranges.  Lighting Read More …

CHOOSING THE RIGHT FRONT DOOR LIGHTS

FRONT DOOR LIGHTING   Outside lighting is an important consideration for any home owner and in this blog we will be looking specifically at lighting around the front door. All the lights shown in the images in this blog are available from Bespoke Lights – simply click on the pictures for more details.   We Read More …