Maiolaine Giraud Lamps Design March 24, 2018 14:03:22
Tiffany lamps have been around for years; in fact you can find many beautiful antique Tiffany lamps out there today from years gone by. However today they have made a resurgence when it comes to decorating and today’s modern Tiffany lamps lighting are now more exclusive than ever before. Various styles and colors are available making them a top choice for many home decorators. If you’re interested in how you can use this type of lighting from modern floor lamps to Tiffany apple hanging lamps in your home let’s take a closer look at these beautiful lamps their history and how they can be used today.
For those who loved colored glass Tiffany lamps are a perfect lighting choice. The original Tiffany lamps were designed by Louis Comfort Tiffany and he loved some of the beautiful rich tones that were often used in mosaics in Byzantium. He worked to take these colors and add them to the glass instead of painting the glass. These lamps are actually made from beautiful stained glass that is hand cut. Each piece of the stained glass gets a piece of copper foil wrapped around it then it is glued together and lead is used to solder the different pieces of glass together. There are often seeds lines and bubbles that occur in the glass which actually add to the natural beauty of this special type of glass used for these lamps.