BAROQUE AND ROCOCO LIGHTING

One of the most popular trends in recent times has been to decorate our homes in in a minimalist style. A cross between an oriental Zen-like quality and the simplicity of Scandinavian design with little or no ornamentation and definitely no clutter!  Whilst this clean minimalist look is fine in modern homes it does not Read More …

BANKERS LAMPS

When we visualise bankers lamps, most of us would probably think of dimly lit offices in Victorian and Edwardian times. Picture, if you will, a clerk bent over, dipping his pen into his ink bottle and scribing into a large leather-bound ledger using only the light of a candle or oil lamp. It is not Read More …

JENNY WORRALL TABLE LAMPS

Are these beautiful Jenny Worrall table lamps the ‘antiques of the future’? Here at Bespoke Lights we certainly think they could be and we are delighted to be authorised stockists of the full range of current designs. Many of Jenny Worrall’s earlier lamps are already collector’s items, so if these quintessentially English table lamps appeal Read More …

HOW TO LIGHT A DINING ROOM

In today’s blog we will be looking at how to light a dining room. With the festive season nearly upon us the chances are your dining room may well be taking centre stage as family and friends come together to celebrate. By choosing the right lighting you can make your dining room both visually attractive Read More …

DOUBLE INSULATED LIGHTING

Has your electrician said you will have to have double insulated lights? This blog will help you to understand all about double insulated lighting and show you some of the stylish double insulated light fittings that are available today from Bespoke Lights. Why Do I Need Double Insulated Lights? Double insulated lights are lights that Read More …

DIWALI – FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS

Diwali or Deepavali is the 5 day Festival of Lights which is celebrated by millions of Hindus, Sikhs and Jains across the world. It is a seen as a new spiritual beginning, a celebration of good over evil and light over darkness and is illustrated by various stories from ancient literature and mythology. The festival Read More …

LIGHTING FOR TRADITIONAL BATHROOMS

Many homeowners struggle to find suitable lighting for older houses as they try to stay true to the age of the property and its period features., No-where, it seems, proves more of a challenge than lighting in period bathrooms. Until quite recently it was difficult to find bathroom light fittings that were in keeping with Read More …

COLONIAL STYLE LIGHTING

Colonial lighting has a refined elegance and touch of formality that is perfect for traditional interiors. In this blog we will be looking back to see how this style evolved and showing you how easy it is to add nostalgic Colonial style light fittings into period homes. The Colonial style can trace its origins back Read More …

PUSH ME, PULL ME – THE FALL & RISE OF THE PENDANT LIGHTS

Rise and fall ceiling pendants, or pull up and down lights, offer super flexible lighting by putting you directly in charge. These versatile self-adjustable pendants do exactly what they say – simply pull them down for a focused downward light or push them back up for a brighter ambient spread of light.   The two Read More …

ORIGINAL BTC – INNOVATIVE BRITISH MADE LIGHTING COLLECTION

The latest in our series of blogs looking at our individual lighting collections.   We are delighted to have recently added Original BTC lighting to our range and over the next few weeks we will be continuing to upload more products onto our website.   Original BTC is proudly British and passionately committed to sourcing Read More …