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THE 2013 TOUR OF UTAH STAGE 6 AWARD, CRAFTED BY HAMMERTON

  [caption id="attachment_49517" align="aligncenter" width="660"] Stage 6 of the 2013 Tour of Utah rolls out of Park City amidst big crowds.[/caption]   [caption id="attachment_49520" align="...
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PROJECT: HIGH WEST DISTILLERY & SALOON

Since it opened in 2009, the High West Distillery & Saloon has become a favorite watering hole and a cherished modern relic of Park City’s mining heritage. Founder David Perkins’ unconventional idea to open a whiskey distil...
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DRAMATIC RESIDENTIAL ARCHITECTURE IN LAS VEGAS

  [caption id="attachment_49565" align="aligncenter" width="775"] Decorative sentry pendants help to emphasize the ceiling height of the dramatic entrance gallery while also bringing out the warm tones in the remarkabl...
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KITCHEN LIGHTING – BEYOND FUNCTION

Spa baths and outdoor spaces can be divine, but the kitchen is the heart of the home. Having evolved past their utilitarian, back-of-the-house origin in the American household, kitchens are now the center of all activity and the ancho...
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THE DISAPPEARING WALLS ACT

Fewer walls and more multi-living spaces: This is the new mantra of luxury living. Open floor plans not only lend themselves to gathering and entertaining but to beautiful designs as well. Instead of walls defining spaces, design elem...
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OUR FAVORITE LOG & TIMBER LIGHTS

Summer is a time to reconnect with nature as we recharge our batteries and celebrate the season’s glorious weather. To help you bring the outdoors in, Hammerton offers a collection of organic lighting, furniture and accessory ...
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CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: LISA STAPRANS

Lisa Staprans' artistic vision goes beyond two-dimensional beauty. As a designer with over 25 years of experience and a background in fine art and architecture, Lisa creates interiors with movement, energy, emotion and authentic...
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HAMMERTON WANTS TO SHOWCASE YOUR DESIGNS

We’re looking to feature our residential and commercial design clients who value exceptional design, high-quality materials, and craftsmanship as much as we do. Send photography of your architecture or design project feat...
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SHOP TALK: THE 10-INCH RULE

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DESIGN TRENDS: DARE TO BARE

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PROJECT SPOTLIGHT: MARTIS CAMP

Martis Camp is Tahoe’s “premier luxury playground.” The 2,177-acre resort community is located in the pristine Martis Valley, which is nestled between North Lake Tahoe and historic Truckee, California. More than a mile above sea leve...
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SUMMER GAME NIGHTS WITH STYLISH GAME ROOM LIGHTS

Lake houses, beach houses and mountain houses… it’s finally your time to shine! As families begin to retreat to vacation homes for annual reunions and much-needed R&R, we’re thinking about the sweet summer memories tha...
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TOUCHABLE TEXTURES

“Texture and pattern should function as a surprise.” New York Times writer Patricia Volk once called this motto held by interior design legend Robert Denning as one of the “Denning Laws.” Along with form and...
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RUTH’S CHRIS: CREATING DISTINCTIVE AMBIANCE, ONE RESTAURANT AT A TIME

As the largest luxury steak restaurant brand in the U.S., Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse is famous for its sizzling 500-degree cooking techniques and top-notch cuisine. The superb food, however, is not their only hallmark; it’s the who...
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MATERIALS WE LOVE: RAWHIDE

  Rawhide’s Native American heritage does not limit this luxurious material to any one interior design style. While it often evokes the frontier culture of the American West, this material is exceedingly versatile. Ra...
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DRESSING UP THE DRUM

Drum lights don’t get the attention they deserve. If we only give them neutral fabric and a basic finish, all they can provide is a nice geometric shape. But, with thoughtful design, drum lights can be dressed up to add mu...
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MIXING CLASSIC & CURRENT

Design legend Barbara Barry was asked in an interview to predict the design trends that will define the next 25 years. “I actually see the lack of a predominate style. We will become even freer to take in and synthesize al...
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CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: PEG BERENS

Meet Peg Berens, founder and principal of Peg Berens Interior Design LLC. As an award-winning interior designer with a studio in Orange County, Peg is using her uniquely eclectic aesthetic to bring high style to California home...
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OUTDOOR LIGHTING: THE MONTRONE LEGACY GARDENS

The vibrant colors and lush new life of spring has inspired us to reflect on one of the most unique artistic collaborations that Hammerton has had the honor of being a part of – the Montrone Legacy Gardens. This one-of-a-kind, ...
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DRESS UP BATHS WITH STANDOUT SCONCES

Hammerton is on a mission. We want to erase the haunting image of uninspired bathroom lighting out of the minds of designers and homeowners. While every design decision can make the difference ...
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FUNCTIONAL MESH ART

It was nearly 20 years ago when Hammerton began creating stunning luxury light fixtures from steel, and 7 years ago we became the first lighting brand to showcase woven steel mesh in our lighting designs. Today, our ...
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CLIENT SPOTLIGHT: TMS ARCHITECTS

  Today, we’re shining our spotlight on TMS Architects, an architecture and interior design firm that has been gracing New England with beautiful residential and commercial designs and historic restorations ...
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SLEEK BAMBOO GLASS LIGHTING FROM HAMMERTON STUDIO

    Bamboo is one of Mother Nature’s most remarkable gifts. It’s served as a design muse for centuries, and has recently made its way into a wide range of styles in furniture, window treatments, wall coverings,...
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CITY MESH, FROM UPTOWN TO DOWNTOWN

If you’ve been following our blog, you already know that we captured the attention of the interior design community when Hammerton pioneered decorative mesh lighting nearly seven years ago. Our innovative use of woven steel mesh m...
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A MAGNIFICENT MAN CAVE

More often than not, clients who take advantage of Hammerton's custom capabilities are also looking for us to solve big design challenges. Case in point: this 7,000 square foot Beaver Creek bachelor pad, designed by Martin Manley Ar...
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