Sep 21, 2012

Best Selling Table Lamp!

This transitional designed lamp is already a Best Seller in each of the three available colors! The all terracotta lamp can be used in a modern as well as a traditional setting. Bright colors that fit with today's interiors!

Colorways: Orange, Yellow or Teal
Size: 31" high with an off-white linen shade.
Detailed with wrought iron fittings.
Terracotta that has been finished in a glaze that has an uneven appearance. Raw gray terracotta shows at the bottom for that rustic look.



Orange Terracotta Table Lamp
Item C06351 at The Designer Insider.


Teal Terracotta Table Lamp
Item C06896 at The Designer Insider.





Yellow Terracotta Table Lamp
Item C06382 at The Designer Insider.



Find more great lamps arranged by size at The Designer Insider shop!


Sep 19, 2012

Best Sellers! Top Ten Chandeliers and Ceiling Lights!

Our best selling top ten chandeliers and ceiling lights!

Styles and materials may differ, but in the end we all want the same thing! Beautiful lighting that enhances our rooms! See our best selling dining room lights below and click on each for more information.




Modern Rectangular Chandelier
This rectangular slim light is perfect for longer tables in a rustic or modern setting. The seeded glass shades adds the decorative touch to this simple design. Size: 55" long x 6" wide x 18" high to chains. Item C09742 at The Designer Insider.



Rustic Wood Dining Chandelier
Rustic wood combines with a simple shape to make this the perfect round chandelier. The ring is octagonal and is finished in a rusty iron. Size: 32" across x 34" high. Item C09799 at The Designer Insider.



Rustic Gold Crystal Chandelier
This chandelier is a best seller that comes in a large (seen here) and small size. Both best sellers in this rustic gold with crystal ornamentation.
Large: 31" across x 36" high.
Small: 27" across x 33" high.
Item C09881 for the large and item C09880 for the small at The Designer Insider. See the same in silver below.





Silver Leaf Crystal Chandelier
This chandelier is a best seller that comes in a large (seen here) and small size. Both best sellers in this silver leaf with crystal ornamentation.
Large: 31" across x 36" high.
Small: 27" across x 33" high.
Item C09891 for the large and item C09890 for the small at The Designer Insider. See the same in rustic gold above.





Iron Branch Chandelier
This intricate iron rod chandelier resembles branches for that rustic feel. Pair this with the smaller size or the wall sconce in your next mountaintop home. We used this in a foyer for a mountain home and use two of the smaller in the large laundry room. Works just about anywhere!
Large: 26" wide x 25" high
Small: 18" across x 18" high.
Item C09327 for the large and C09307 for the small at The Designer Insider. Sconce is C05307.





Winterthur Distressed Crystal Pendant
This larger pendant is part of the Winterthur Collection and each piece in the collection is a best seller! All sizes for just about anywhere including this larger size here. A beautiful mix of rustic gold and silver with an aged appearance. Size: 20" across x 30" high. Item C09388 at The Designer Insider. See all of the other matching lights in this collection too.


Iron Distressed Chandelier
Curved iron bands with a rustic finish keeps this chandelier at the top of the heap in sales. Larger for dining or great rooms with 9 lights. Size: 37" across x 33" high. Item C09528 at The Designer Insider.



Italian Drop Crystal Chandelier
Beautiful crystal drops are the right accent for this detailed iron chandelier. All finished in a rustic dark gold with eight lights. Size: 35" across x 32" high. Item C09380 at The Designer Insider.



Curved Glass Iron Lantern
We love this lantern with its curved glass in a unique cloverleaf shape. Perfect for smaller dining, foyers or hallways. Size: 14" across x 27" high. Item C09469 at The Designer Insider.


See more lighting choices at The Designer Insider.

Sep 18, 2012

Loving Orange from Schumacher Fabrics


Orange is all the rage and we are showcasing a few of our favorites! This drapery pattern from Schumacher is one of the most popular best sellers: Imperial Trellis in Ivory/Manadarin. This unique pattern is on 100% linen and also comes in Java/Cream: Sand/Ivory; Ivory/Navy. Also available in wall covering too!



The back of the chairs is covered in the large scaled print: Chiang Mai Dragon in Aquamarine. This print on 100% linen has a 45"v x 27"h repeat and comes in five bright colorways. Seen in the photo is the Aquamarine and others are: Lacquer, China Blue, Alabaster and Mocha. Find more orange fabrics at Schumacher fabrics!


Sep 17, 2012

Custom Made Light Fixtures: Petite Chandelier and Lantern Wall Sconce

Why not custom lighting at an affordable price? This is the new Designer Insider brand that we will custom make just for you. Hand made and hand painted in a choice of finishes to fit your home and budget. We are offering  a sconce wall lantern with an aged appearance along with a matching shaded chandelier in a smaller size for hallways and petite spaces. See below!


This beautiful small sized chandelier has a simple four candle design but with a unique shade to make it special. This chandelier is our own design that you can find only here. The four arms and body of the chandelier are all made of iron and then hand painted in a dark distressed bronze with black undertones. The handmade tin shade is then added to make this fixture special and is available in a variety of colors. The round shade has an added scalloped top to make the design unique and traditional. The body of the chandelier is only available in the darkened bronze that goes well with other colors. The shade can be painted in any of the below colors: Golden Tan over dark distressing (pictured); Red over dark distressing; Rustic White over dark distressing; Dark bronze with black like the arms of the chandelier. Each candle is 60w maximum. Overall size: 14.5" high x 13.5" across. Comes with a matching dark bronze scalloped canopy and 3 feet of bronze chain. 


This is the same interior light as above, only shown lit in the hallway for this historical styled home. We have two of these in the hallway and one over the kitchen sink for continuity due to the smaller size of this home.



This beautiful matching wall lantern is perfect for this wood wall that surrounds the fireplace in this historical home. This beautiful lantern wall sconce is our own design and you can only find it here. It is handmade of tin and then hand painted by artists. Clear seeded glass is added to continue the aged look. The two candelabra lights are accessed through the front glass door for ease of changing bulbs. The two lights are mounted on a solid base with glass on three sides for plenty of light. The back is also solid tin and painted the same as the outside. The top resembles a roof style with scalloped trim along the top. The lantern fits nicely in more traditional interiors. Each candle is 60w maximum. Size: 14" high x 8" wide x 4" deep from wall. Colors available: Golden Tan over dark distressing (pictured); Red over dark distressing; Rustic White over dark distressing; Black with distressing on edges. Other colors may be available, just contact us.

Sep 14, 2012

Interior Design Tips using Neutral Designer Fabrics

These brand new images from Suzanne Tucker Home highlights gorgeous neutral textiles. Neutrals are perfect to pair with other fabrics for any modern interior design project or to add to any traditional mix too. Always add neutral fabrics to a palette of color or to a palette of other neutrals to create the look that is so popular today. A room of just neutrals can be just as beautiful with a mixture of textures in fabric, furniture and accessories.


Neutrals: (Clockwise from top) Jakarta in Kahki; Shagreen in Olive; Shagreen in Latte; Shagreen in Champagne; Dolce in Latte; Sahara in Linen; Sahara in Cappuccino.



Neutrals: (From top) Sahara in Linen; Shagreen in Latte; Vanessa in Pearl.



Neutrals: (From left) Mirage in Earth; Mirage in Blonde; Mirage in Lichen.

Remember that neutrals are perfect for furniture upholstery as it gives your room longevity. It is always simpler to just change a few accessories and pillows when you want to change a color palette in a room.
All fabrics shown are to the trade from Suzanne Tucker Home.