• Decorating with the Trellis Pattern

    Lately I've been obsessed with decorating with the trellis pattern. I've always wanted a trellis. A vintage trellis.....the kind I've only read about in English novels. Layers of white wood entwined with tiny roses or colorful morning glory or graceful wisteria. So this year I've...
  • The Chevron Pattern in Home Decor

    The chevron pattern is a classic home decor style that has been around for ages, especially in the design of elegant hardwood floors. The more bold version has really come into its own in the past decade and can add some zip to any room. It’s easy to control how strong the pattern will appear...
  • Decorating with Polka Dots

    The polka dot first appeared widely in late nineteenth-century in Britain, and were named for a popular dance of the time. Back then, it was a popular clothing pattern. Today, they're on everyting from (itsy bitsy) bikins to furniture and consumer goods. Polka dots can be bold or subtle, brightly...
  • Lamps Plus 2012 Top 10 Home Blogs

    You've told us your favorite home decorating blogs, family blogs, and DIY blogs, and after tallying up the votes, we're pleased to announce the Lamps Plus 2012 Best Home Blog Top 10 List ! (Not sure what this is all about? Click here to check out all the details.) 1st PLACE: Coupon Cousins...
  • Pendant Lights for a Kitchen Bath Makeover

    The new Better Homes and Gardens "Kitchen + Bath Makeovers" magazine features several of our mini pendant designs in their story "A Shade Brighter". They labeled the pendants as their "fave" look, saying, "...it's sure to add style to a kitchen or bath."...
  • International Design: Amazing Amsterdam

    A weary greeting from your very jet-lagged design blogger. I am just back from a quick trip to Belgium and Amsterdam where I was amazed around every corner and canal. International Design can be a vast topic so I simply wanted to share some of my images and ideas that I have captured of my time in amazing...
  • Giclee Pendant Chandeliers

    Custom is in, as is color and contemporary. These giclee style pendant chandeliers capture those looks perfectly. The combination of the colorful drum shades and the brushed steel adjustable halogen lights makes a design splash in any setting. And the shades are our own pattern designs, and are custom...
  • Giclee Pendant Lights in Living Color

    Here are two pictures of our giclee art shade pendant lights in action. (Post Update 6-9-11: Sorry, these photos are no longer available :/) Six of our 20" 3-light pendants were installed in our brand new corporate lunchroom, and they look great. These contemporary pendant lights features...
  • Stacy Garcia Swag Lamp Sweepstakes Giveaway

    LAMPS PLUS is sponsoring a sweepstakes in Home Magazine for you to win one of ten Stacy Garcia giclee pattern plug-in swag chandeliers. Just visit the Stacy Garcia sweepstakes page at PointClickHome.com and fill out the entry form. The sweepstakes ends November 11th at noon, Eastern time. After you...
  • Three for Thursday: New Art Shade Lighting

    We are constantly adding to our giclee art shade lighting collection. Here are a couple of my favorite new shade patterns. Go mod with this 1960s inspired pattern by interior designer Stacy Garcia (see above). Stacy Garcia Rain Table Lamp . The pattern is also available on this swag style chandelier...
  • Custom Lamp Shades Are Here!

    Our new Giclee style art shades take custom home decor to the next level. You send us your favorite photos, snapshots, or drawings and we print those images on an artist quality Giclee-style shade. These are great fun to have around the house and make amazing gifts. POST UPDATE: View our additional...
  • Surf's Up with Giclee Table Lamps

    Summer is here, though with our "June gloom" in the Los Angeles area you might not think so. To get in the spirit of the season, we offer these fun, beach and surfing-themed table lamps. Each features an exclusive pattern design custom printed giclee style on art canvas. Catch a wave...
  • ShelterPop on Design Your Own Custom Lighting

    Blogger Jessica Epstein at ShelterPop gave our Design Your Own Custom Lighting tool a whirl and liked what she saw. Says Jessica, "The super-easy tool allows users to choose everything from the style and finish of their fixture to the pattern and exact color of their shade, making for hundreds...
  • New Stacy Garcia Lamp Shade Patterns

    As part of the recent HD Expo show in Vegas, designer Stacy Garcia hosted a cocktail party for some of her industry partners and customers. On display were lamp centerpieces using her new Gala Sleek and Posh Lavender shade patterns. You can see a version of the Posh Lavender in the party photo above...
  • Pendants, Pendants Everywhere!

    We've added loads of new pendant chandeliers with giclee art shades in the last few weeks. These new contemporary designs feature custom-made art shades in bright, eye-popping patterns printed giclee style on high quality canvas. The swags offer quick and easy solutions for apartments or bedrooms...
  • Design Your Own Custom Lighting Demo

    We've posted a new video on YouTube showing how to use our new Design Your Own lighting tool. It allows you to choose a lighting type (table lamp, pendant light, and so on), and a shade pattern that you can then customize with your own choice of colors. The shades are all custom made to order...
  • Staff Picks -- Adam's Top 10 Giclee Patterns

    Our exclusive collection of giclee lighting and wall art features 1000's of exclusive patterns, each of which is made-to-order here in California. In other words, there is a lot to choose from. I've narrowed it down (a little) to my top ten favorite giclee patterns. These patterns are available...
  • Get Connected - Decor with Links

    With round links, oval rings or interlocked squares, these products have an elegant motif that will link-in and lift your current decor. Here are my favorite ways to get linked in! Let's start with a floor rug . The Elm Park Addison rug (see above) has a soft and cool look, and an ivory background...
  • Enter to Win Your Custom Lamp at Young House Love

    We're thrilled to announce we're teaming up with our friends at Young House Love to offer a great giveaway. One winner will create their own prize using our new Design It! online tool. Head over to YoungHouseLove.com and leave a comment on the contest post, and you're entered to win...
  • Custom Lamp Shades Shine at KBIS

    Our own Michael Gouel, from Lamps Plus Professionals was interviewed by HGTV at the recent Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS) in Chicago. Michael explains our exciting custom lighting solutions which you can personalize with your own pictures and patterns. To view the video, which highlights...
  • DIY: Designer Decoupage and Beyond

    Who says the best designs require an unlimited budget? Some of my favorite looks are actually DIY design ideas! It's all about rolling up your sleeves, getting creative, and finding the hidden potential in an old piece. Not sure where to begin? Try decoupage! I love decoupage because it allows...
  • The "Perfect" Navy and Grey Table Lamp

    Blogger Arianna over at CaliforniaHomeDesign.com recently discovered the Lamps Plus Design Your Own lighting tool . While decorating her new apartment, she found she needed a way to add some color, pattern, and life to drab, cream-colored rooms. Using our online design tool, Arianna created this beautiful...
  • Oneida uses Giclee Lighting to Create Colorful In-Store Display

    Oneida's designers got colorific with this display for their Spring/Summer collection of Fiesta flatware. They'll be unveiling it next week at their Madison Avenue Showroom. Oneida's tagline is "Bring life to the table", and I think they've succeeded here! To punctuate this...
  • CBS Early Show - Cool Ways to Display Your Pix

    In case you missed it, here's the clip from the CBS Early Show , with Author Bruce Littlefield showing Maggie Rodriguez some creative ways to display photos around the home, including our custom made giclee shades ! Watch CBS Videos Online
  • Designer Stacy Garcia Discusses Lady Gaga, Trends & Airstream Trailers

    Designer Stacy Garcia is respected for her inventive use of color and remarkable patterns. One of her style icons is Lady Gaga and her dream project includes an Airstream trailer. Her signature designs and in-depth knowledge of color and trends are informed by a long and rich history of working first...
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