Unlock the entire Houzz
4319 vintage light fixtures Stories
What to Consider Before You Buy Vintage Lighting
Crystal-laden antique lamps and other vintage lighting fixtures may call to your heart, but read this before you plunk down any cash
"other vintage lighting fixtures may call to your heart, but read this before you... Vintage lighting is like a fabulous piece of jewelry — it can turn the plainest outfit... shop for vintage lighting with your head as well as your heart. Got a great tip to add... aged fixtures also can infuse a room with period flavor. But some inexperienced... number of vintage lighting fixtures in my new "old house" construction with great results..."
10 Vintage Touches for Your Bathroom
"adding some vintage flair. All this takes is one element. You don't need the full-on... to go vintage. (As a 12-year-old, however, the pull-chain was my favorite thing about... just how vintage you want to go.... having a vintage towel rack in my bedroom instead. Nice job, Becky. love the tile in... paint your vintage tile I love all of your ideas and photos - great post! Love this article... done! the vintage touch was presented not that interactive or no interaction of new..."
Adding Touches of Vintage Flair
"Vintage furniture, lights and decor ideas... classic vintage pieces will help enhance just about any interior design style. Whether... prefer vintage modern, Brooklyn modern, mid-century modern, eclectic, shabby chic... where vintage pieces really make the room:... this "vintage charm" ideabook that I've created a while ago. You may find there a... /list/vintage-charm Sara, oh my gosh, I'm always laughing with Kit that we have..."
Objects of Desire: 8 Gorgeous Globe Light Fixtures
Conjure the music of the spheres with everything from a single globe light to a constellation of pendants
"globe light to a constellation of pendants... they’re lighting a half bath or a grand entryway, globe fixtures have a way of giving... globe lights in the article! Our take on the globe light is this vintage bubble... blown light bulb. I was thinking of adding the following light fixtures in my hall... collection of lights is grouped to create an artistic lighting fixture that's just as much... com/categories/lighting/products/mayuhana-pendant#.U5hHfPldWSo Here is my globe light I made..."
16 Bathroom Light Fixtures That Radiate Style
"unexpected light fixtures for the bathroom abound... out your light fixture. A new light fixture has the ability to provide not only the... out a fixture within your bathroom’s current aesthetic for a seamless appearance... letting the light shine, make sure your bathroom is illuminated in expert style.... vanity lights are on. Sometimes all it takes is a small change. Lighting can make... type fixtures in 2 bathrooms in our new addition. The shadows are something to..."
12 Fun Light Fixtures Made From Found Objects
Trash became treasure in these one-of-a-kind lights. See if they inspire your own DIY pendant project
"one-of-a-kind lights. See if they inspire your own DIY pendant project... Light fixtures are one of the best ways to put a personal stamp on your home. While... are more fixtures available at retail than you could sort through in a lifetime, there's... unique light: create one from a found object. You can make a pendant or chandelier... pendant light kit, or have a lamp maker or electrician fashion one for you. (For those..."
Lighting: The Hardest Working Fixtures of the Home
"right lighting adds drama and elegance with a mix of natural light supplemented with... accent lighting. A balance of fixtures and sunlight sustains the warmth of a room... nester—lighting probably functions as your home's hardest working element. Well planned... planned lighting makes every activity a whole lot more enjoyable, whether it be game... found lighting & light fixtures the hardest part. I have two comments from experience..."
15 Ways to Create Drama With Light Fixtures
Use lights as artful decorating elements, and watch them draw attention for more than their ability to illuminate
"Use lights as artful decorating elements, and watch them draw attention for more... lamps and light fixtures help set the mood of a space with their light, but they do the... choosing light fixtures. Whether you are a traditionalist or a radical modernist, carve... creative lighting choices. For guidance I’ve assembled some interesting fixtures that... believed that lighting and light fixtures can add so much to any given room. We bought..."
Twenty Scintillating, Sculptural Light Fixtures
"brilliant light fixtures that have been popping up around Houzz may make me change my... to a light fixture can be tough, and you really should wait until one truly knocks... repurposed light fixtures. Such a great (and green) mixture of an old-school English vibe... custom light fixtures. i would love to receive any feedback! thank you, michelle james... sized vintage glass globes on ebay and designed the fixture along with 2 others and..."
Glass Lamps: The Ultimate Neutral Lighting Fixtures
See your way to using clear glass table and floor lamps in any style room to put the focus exactly where you want
"timeless fixtures provide functional light without compromising visual space.... let your lighting become an afterthought, there's a lot to keep in mind. If you feel... and a vintage oil painting to shine through. I never would have given a clear glass... needs a light. A glass lamp will provide ample light without battling with the main... Lamp BasesVintage Lighting Shines Glass lamps work just as well in rooms chock-full of..."
Whip Up a Lighting Fixture From a Tart Tin
"your own light fixture in your home, although as the homeowner it is legal to do in... on your fixture first before using it. (CSA in Canada). What's the answer? Go with... enough light to read by, but not enough to disturb others. Materials:Vintage tart... lamp fixture, so remove it by lightly hammering around the edges of it until it... accent lighting, or hanging over a desk or by a bedside. The 6-watt bulbs put out..."
My Houzz: Swanky Vintage Style in Texas
No suburban sameness for this family — their Frisco home is a French-inspired eclectic wonderland with more chandeliers than people
"floors and light fixtures, while successfully incorporating their French-inspired vin... Couch, a vintage furniture dealing and styling company, they applied this decorating... those light fixtures. I love the mirrors on the bathroom wall along with that vanity... natural light--the importance of a human having a series of human, humanly-scaled and... recycled vintage lamp parts, I couldn't imagine a better place for one of my chandeliers..."
Your Home: Vintage Color
"people like vintage-style interiors because they are light, airy and unfussy. For some... With a vintage look you'll often see a combination of whites and off-whites (which... provides that light and airy feel), but you can also incorporate pops of color into this... of the vintage fixtures and decorating around the tile. The pedestal sinks are just... I love Vintage Decor of 1940's and documented few elements of vintage decor in 1940's..."
Vintage Style: High-Tank Toilets
"style fixtures are their ceiling-grazing water tanks.... certain vintage elements I find deeply appealing. Vintage tile, Chambers stoves, tin... this nice vintage tiles! http://www.designtra.com/blog/vintage-style/ How do you jiggle... retro and vintage, so, in the pictures these looked nice, but I strongly suspect they... dealt with vintage pedestal sinks in our 1890 house in Weston, MA, I would have to say... crave. But vintage toilets have never appealed to me. I guess I just want something functional..."
Vintage Modern: Love It, but Unsure What to do With It?
"become fixtures you can't live without. Challenge yourself and let your home tell... story in a vintage modern kind of way.... Larger lighting: A stunning floor lamp can provide more than just light. Use a modernist... for a vintage but updated feel. The window light on the bottles provides twice as... y and vintage pieces to achieve your new look. Oversized seating: Play up the drama... pieces--bust, lighting, bookcases. Striking sculpture: Less formal than a bust and classier..."