Posts Tagged ‘fashion’

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On Our Radar: Lighting Up Hermes’ Design Portfolio | 
Posted on:July 8th, 2014 by global lighting

  Milanese architect Michele de Lucchi was commissioned by couture fashion brand Hermés for a seemingly modest task. “I simply said, ‘Mr. de Lucchi, please can you design us an Hermés lamp?’” says artistic director Pierre-Alexis Dumas, a member of the founding family who has run the French company for six generations. Nearly two centuries […]

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Fashionable Runways: a Throwback Thursday Look at #FW14 | 
Posted on:May 29th, 2014 by global lighting

  When Global Lighting’s fashion-forward creative whiz Rod Ruiz put this Wallpaper* magazine article surveying the top women’s fashion-week venues from #FW14 on my radar, it occurred to me there were as many styles of lighting as there were haute couture points of view illuminating the catwalks. Some designer choices seemed so on point, while others […]

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Lighting and Passion Are Always in Fashion During MBFW! | 
Posted on:February 13th, 2014 by global lighting

From top to bottom, Mercedes Benz Fashion Week takes New York City by the warp and weft, and the latest edition, #FW14, is coming to a close today as the final fashions strut down the catwalks draped across some of the city’s A-list models. We had a bit of fun pairing our fixtures with ensembles, […]

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Zac Posen and Jackie

Sleek, Chic and Vine-Ripened | 
Posted on:February 6th, 2014 by global lighting

It’s that time of February again: #MBFW is here and we’ve spotted this pretty little number by Zac Posen that goes oh so well with the B.lux Jackie table lamp. Both are, ahem, ripe for the picking!

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Throwback Thursday: Ifeanyi Oganwu | 
Posted on:November 21st, 2013 by global lighting

  On this Throwback Thursday, we say “Congrats!” to London-based artist Ifeanyi Oganwu. In New York magazine’s recent Global Design issue, Oganwu is named as one of the “Twenty-One Under Thirty-Five,” a collection of young designers and their forward-thinking products. What an honor for the 34 year-old artist! We are certain there are many more […]

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On Our Radar: Les Cordes by Mathieu Lehanneur | 
Posted on:October 17th, 2013 by global lighting

Reminiscent of strands of pearls looped time and again atop the perfect little black dress (a la Audrey Hepburn in Breakfast at Tiffany’s), the Les Cordes (or Rope) chandelier by Mathieu Lehanneur echoes classic, traditional beauty. But this light fixture is anything but traditional. It is a modern art installation in the midst of an […]

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The Big Band Era: Rachel Zoe Riffs in Black + White + Sheer | 
Posted on:September 12th, 2013 by global lighting

Get into the swing of what’s gonna be hot next spring with Rachel Zoe’s black/white/sheer ensemble that debuted this week during #NYFW. “In the Mood” is Zero Lighting’s PXL wall sconce in white!

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The Opulent Ode Reflects Sass & Bide’s #NYFW Adornment | 
Posted on:September 12th, 2013 by global lighting

As easy on the eyes as it is on the hand, the sumptuous look and feel of this Sass & Bide debut during the #SS14 #MBFW is smoothly and elegantly echoed by Jacco Maris’ Ode 1647 chandelier.

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Of a Stripe: Jeremy Scott Has a Flashback Moment During #NYFW | 
Posted on:September 12th, 2013 by global lighting

You’re not hallucinating: Jeremy Scott took us all back to the days of big hair and Peter Max-ian color with his New York Fashion Week runway show. We’d like to say we were anticipating the stripes of brightness when we began offering the PXL table lamp by Zero Lighting last month, but we’d be stretching […]

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Barely There: Oscar de la Renta Keeps it Stunningly Simple During #NYFW | 
Posted on:September 11th, 2013 by global lighting

Flesh and light seen through the sheer spaces bring this Oscar de la Renta stunner the glamour for which the designer is known; the B.lux Jackie pendant filters light through sheer spaces of its own.

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Monique Lhuillier Gives Sublime Sophistication a Swirl During #NYFW | 
Posted on:September 11th, 2013 by global lighting

Taking a page from Monique Lhuillier’s playbook, Jacco Maris’ Montone pendant in brass is a swirling study in elegance.

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Marc By Marc Jacobs Draws the Line During #NYFW | 
Posted on:September 11th, 2013 by global lighting

When designers ask, “Where do I draw the line?” the answer can be all over the place. With this Marc by Marc Jacobs runway debut and Seppo Koho’s Secto 4230, the answer for this #MBFW is, “On the straight and narrow.”

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In the Revival of Elegant Sophistication, Naheem Khan is #NYFW’s Cleric | 
Posted on:September 11th, 2013 by global lighting

Worshipers in the high church of fashion are familiar with Naeem Khan’s ability to create dogmatic sophistication through elegant simplicity. The B.lux Veroca subscribes to the designer’s ingenious canon in the denomination of design.

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