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See the Magic Created by our Residential Design Clients!

It's very rewarding when our talented interior design customers share photos of their fabulous work. Each designer has a distinctive aesthetic and it's exciting to see how they incorporate Hammerton lighting into the beautiful spaces they c...
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REMODELING? FIVE LIGHTING-RELATED PITFALLS TO AVOID

Are you including new decorative light fixtures in your remodeling project? If so, read on to avoid some common (and often very expensive) oversights. ...
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INSPIRED DESIGN NEVER GOES OUT OF STYLE

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TRENDSETTING GEMS POP WITH COLOR!

The top-selling Gem collection from Hammerton Studio captures the design industry's fascination with faceted shapes in a captivating series of versatile designs and unique color combinations. ...
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TOP SELLER SPOTLIGHT: THE NESTED RING CHANDELIER

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View from the Shop: The Ladies of Hammerton

Customers who tour the Hammerton facility are often surprised to see so many women among the ranks of our fabrication and production teams, including metal fabricators, glassblowers, machinists, finishers, and final assemblers.&nbs...
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Designer Spotlight: LMK Interiors

A self-proclaimed “passionate colori...
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dark sky OUTDOOR LIGHTING WITH BEAUTY AND DURABILITY

Superior decorative outdoor lighting provides much more than illumination. If course, it should should aesthetically complement surrounding architecture. It should also resist weathering and corrosion and retain its beauty for years. And it...
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A View from the Shop: Pezzetti

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Table Lighting that Plays All the Angles.

What’s so special about a rectangular dining light? Plenty, if you ask our design team. Over the last 20 years, this simple fixture form has spawned dozens of top-selling products as well as hundreds of custom designs for residential, hos...
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A Dallas Artist’s Remodel

When Dallas resident Billy Mattison embarked on the remodel of his mid-century University Park home, he started with the decorative lighting. “My wife is an artist, and we love to be surrounded by art,” explains Billy. “So we needed l...
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Engaging Entryways

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ARTISAN SPOTLIGHT: NICK CONNER

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Lake Toxaway Treasure

One of our greatest pleasures at Hamme...
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A VIEW FROM THE SHOP: CLEAN-LINED Craftsman

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Case Study: BIG & BOLD

OCEAN REEF CLUB, KEY LARGO FL  The largest private residential club community in the U.S., Ocean Reef Club debuted its new 30,000 square foot Carysfort conference center in 2016. Working closely with the on-site team, Hammerton designe...
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Craft-based value engineering

An oxymoron? We disagree.  Indeed...
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A VIEW FROM THE SHOP: Crystal Fused Glass

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THE CRANKSHAFT: Behind the Design

Inspiration comes from many places. In the case of this particular design, it was from a car engine. Way back in 2010, our team collaborated with a vintage car enthusiast on a signature chandelier for his Florida oceanfront residence, and t...
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A ‘VIEW FROM THE SHOP’: FEATURED CUSTOM PROJECT, MARCH 2017

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Celebrating Glass IN THE COMPANY OF A MASTER

Like so many great artists,  Dale Chihuly makes the outrageously complex seem entirely effortless -- in scale, materials, design and detail. So when Hammerton was tasked with creating decorative lighting for a large living space define...
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A BOLD Approach TO LIGHTING THE MOUNTAIN HOME

In design, as in life, there's usually a high correlation between commitment and success, and today's large mountain residences offer a great example of that. Most luxury mountain interiors, whether rustic, contempo...
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The Softer Side of Mesh

Fundamentally, woven steel mesh is a rugged utilitarian material. But in lighting design is it suited solely for gritty, industrial interiors? We don't think so.A decade ago, our design team fell in love with mesh because they saw &nbs...
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FIVE DIMENSIONS OF CHATEAU STYLE

While the term "Chateau style" connotes images of fairytale-like 16th & 17th century castles dotted along the sylvan Loire River in central France, the aesthetic is  more broadly representative of  a mix of late Gothic and Ita...
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CASE STUDY: A MODERN TAKE ON THE AMERICAN FARMHOUSE

One of our greatest joys at Hammerton is working with fearless design clients who are willing to break the rules. This new Washington, CT residence is case in point: while the simple lines and hand hewn materials of the exterior architectur...
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