• Interior Decorating Ideas With Nicole Gibbons

    We sat down with Nicole Gibbons and received some great interior decorating tips. We were lucking to get the opportunity to pick the brain of interior designer, taste-maker, blogger and on-air personality Nicole Gibbons. Her interiors embody timeless sophistication with a fresh, modern edge so we...
  • Some Questions With: Rachel Simon

    The LIGHTS UP! collection of table and floor lamps offers an elegant, modern esthetic combined with a beautiful line and form. We caught up with LIGHTS UP! designer Rachel Simon to learn more about herself and her line of lamps. Says Rachel: “I grew up in Rockland County, NY in a house built...
  • Design Inspiration and Trends from Hinkley Lighting

    Today we're excited to share some design inspiration and trends from Hinkley Lighting . We recently featured a gorgeous and inspiring Hinkley lighting video on Style Illuminated and we're thrilled to have Tom Patterson, Hinkley's director of product development here today chatting about the...
  • Renovation Ideas - Historical Craftsman Project Part 1

    I was talking to interior designer, Karen Vidal of Design Vidal , a few weeks back about remodeling ideas for a historical craftsman home. She is an expert at restoring historical homes and has many years experience working in design and construction. Her latest project is a charming craftsman house...
  • Painting an Art Shade Masterpiece

    Patrick Paul McLynn is one of the talented painters behind our exclusive art shade patterns. Each of these patterns is hand-painted and requires many hours to complete. Once done they are used as the basis for giclee printed shades and other products. Here's Patrick on his art: Q: How long have...
  • Tips for Staying on Budget During Remodeling with Design Vidal

    We were so excited to chat with Karen Vidal from Design Vidal again. This time we are discussing tips for staying on budget during remodeling. LAMPS PLUS: A home remodel can easily become frustrating if you don't stay organized and on top of the budget. What are some tips for staying on budget...
  • Announcing Seedling Collection by Thomas Paul

    We are so excited to unveil a collection of six new lamp shade patterns from Seedling , created by acclaimed textile designer Thomas Paul and inspired by vintage fabrics and motifs. The Seedling collection was created to bring the Thomas Paul look to a broader audience. Maintaining the bold color...
  • Designer Angelo Surmelis Talks Furniture, Lighting, and Decorating

    Los Angeles designer Angelo Surmelis, creator of the brand Angelo:HOME, joins us today to talk furniture, lighting, and decorating. A self-professed "design geek", Angelo has created an affordable home brand with designer styling that's available at Lamps Plus. His goal is simple: that...
  • Meet Award-Winning Furniture & Lighting Designer Sergio Orozco

    Sergio Orozco is an award winning furniture and lighting designer based in New York. His designs are inspired by his international travel experiences. Today he discusses his love of music, major design inspirations and favorite indulgences. Please meet Sergio Orozco . MS : Many people might not know...
  • Christian May Shares Lighting Tips and his Favorite Products

    Christian May is a very talented interior designer and owns the popular design blog, maison21 . He has designed stunning homes for clients and today he is giving an insight to his style and sharing lighting tips for decorating with outdoor area. Also, want to know what Christian's favorite Lamps...
  • Luxury Interior Designer Jennifer Dyer Talks Fendi, Inspiration and Lighting Tips

    Luxury interior designer Jennifer Dyer has made a name for herself designing beautiful homes in Los Angeles and beyond. She shops multiple high and low sources to pull together a unique mix of furnishings. No two of her projects are alike. She is able to design for multiple design styles making each...
  • Designer James Saavedra Shares Exclusive Tips for Holiday Style - Part 2

    On Wednesday, we introduced you to designer James Saavedra of SAAVEDRA DESIGN STUDIO , who shared part 1 of his exclusive tips for holiday style at home . Today, James continues his guest appearance on Style Illuminated with inspirational home holiday decorating guides on four distinctly different themes...
  • Designer Debbie Talianko's Dramatic Before and After With Lamps Plus Lighting

    We rarely have the opportunity to see Lamps Plus products used in real interior spaces, so we were thrilled when interior designer Debbie Talianko, principal of Talianko Design Group , shared these before and after photos of one of her recent designs. Debbie's work is clean, modern, and tasteful...
  • Professional Organizer Lisa O'Connell Gives an Insider's Perspective on Controlling Clutter

    Lisa O'Connell has been a professional organizer in Canada for more than a decade. Through her company, Positive Place Design, she helps her clients discover the core reasons that their homes, offices, and lives are cluttered, and works with them to clear the chaos and create systems to maintain...
  • Luxury Interior Designer Sandra Espinet Shares Inspiration and Her Favorite Lamps Plus Lighting

    Luxury interior designer Sandra Espinet designs some of the finest estates in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. Her signature look is sought out by clients looking for a coastal retreat with furnishings from around the globe. Besides designing for a high end clientele, Sandra can be found sharing her aesthetic...
  • Lamps Plus Talks to Interior Designer Tom Boland

    Master of the clean line and warm tones, I had the great pleasure of chatting with LA based designer Tom Boland of Tom Boland Inc. His projects span from New York and Virginia to the Midwest and Los Angeles. LAMPS PLUS: What was the best design advice you ever received? TOM BOLAND: Formulating...
  • Questions With: Designer Camilla Meijer

    I've written before about Camilla Meijer's wonderful patterns and lamp shade designs (see Camilla Meijer's Colorful Lamp Shades ). Fresh from the recent International Contemporary Furniture Fair in New York, Camilla was kind enough to answer a few of our questions about her designs and...
  • HGTV's Showhouse Showdown Features Lamps Plus Lighting

    Did you catch this week's episode of HGTV's Showhouse Showdown ? The episode featured Fresno, California interior designer Christine Ubbink , who was challenged with designing five rooms in a model home. She reached out to many different stores to source products for her TV debut, Lamps Plus...
  • Interior Designer Kristin Collins Mixes Contemporary Furniture with Historic Architecture

    Live in a historic building or home and always wondered how to mix contemporary furniture with historic architecture? Interior designer Kristin Collins lives in the famous Il Borghese courtyard building in Los Angeles and has done a great job balancing the old with the new. Read below for her tips on...
  • HGTV Design Star Winner, Emily Henderson, Shares Her Design Secrets

    There is no doubt that Television Host and HGTV Design Star winner, Emily Henderson knows the secrets to styling a room but did you know she had to learn how to hang drapery rods for her new television series Secrets From a Stylist ? Recently, Emily made time to chat and share her back ground, some design...
  • California Home+Design Editor, Erin Feher, Shares Small Space Living Tips

    Erin Feher, Executive Editor of California Home+Design magazine , shares small space living tips because, let's face it, living in a big city means sometimes compromising on square footage. Erin loves her small home and makes no excuses or compromises for entertaining a large group of friends for...
  • HGTV's David Bromstad, Host of Color Splash, Shares His Inspirations

    I am a huge fan of David Bromstad and HGTV's Color Splash ! Imagine my excitement when I received the opportunity to interview David for our Monday designer interview series. His designs are fun, colorful, and include David's original art tailored to each design. David shares his inspirations...
  • Style Illuminated Blogger Lesley Myrick Talks Collage Art

    Today, I am really excited to interview our very own Style Illuminated blogger Lesley Myrick . She is an incredible interior designer and collage artist and I have had the pleasure of getting to know her in the office over the last few months. Lesley's collage art is so inspirational that I wanted...
  • Designer Jennifer Hsu Offers Tips for Designing a Classic Nursery

    Interior designer Jennifer Hsu recently designed a nursery for her first baby. I fell in love with her clean, classic and refreshing design. Often nursery designs center too much on a theme and the design can become quickly dated after the child enters toddler years. Jennifer offers a few tips for designing...
  • Tips for Designing a Functional Office with the Office Stylist

    Sayeh Pezeshki is the office design expert behind The Office Stylist blog. Designing both a functional and stylish office can be a challenge, so we asked Sayeh for a few tips. She even shares a few of her favorite task lights for all different types of offices. LAMPS PLUS: What are 3 of the most important...
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