November 12, 2004-- Home Accents Today,
Natural materials establish a dominant hold over the latest lighting designs. Far from earth-crunchy, these sophisticated looks shed a stylish new light on shell, wood and fiber. The best designs feel handmade and, at times, extravagant, pulled together with a fun-loving approach to design.
Triple lights cast an ambient glow in the branching design from Raschella Collection. eLink 523
An exotic combination of moon shells and glass balls sets the stage for glamour in Maitland-Smith's fanciful creation ($1,190). eLink 525
Woven fiber and fiberglass add a handcrafted look to Jeffan International's organically shaped floor lamp ($450). eLink 522
Lustrous mother-of-pearl is accentuated by the sheen of silk in Jamie Young's lush Belly Lamp ($400). eLink 527
Multicolored shell strands add natural flair atop a bamboo-inspired base from Regina-Andrew Design. eLink 524
Palecek's Ribbon Floor Lamp coils off itsbase with snakelike curves, finished with a clean raffia shade ($598) eLink 526