Chardae Rousseau Lamps Design March 26, 2018 16:42:00
What is it about seeing a Tiffany style lamp that brings awe-inspiring looks from those who see them? The beauty and elegance? The craftsmanship? The colors? Probably all of the above.
Antique Style Lamps - Quite commonly the first thing that comes to mind when people think of "antique style" table lamps is an old rusty and dirty lamp from the 1920’s. That couldn’t be further from the truth as these "old school" lamps are becoming popular once again. In their own right antique lamps are seen as classy and beautiful works of art that happen to be very practical at the same time. Older homes or homes designed with vintage aesthetics will work perfectly with these types of lamps. But of course that doesn’t leave modern homes in the dark (no pun intended). You can feature antique lamps in modern homes but in this case the lamp would need to be carefully hand picked; The lamp has to work well with the other furniture and the color scheme of the bedroom. Some of the popular types of antique table lamps for bedroom decoration include Japanese Chinese English and French styles with each style dating back to early 19th and 18th centuries. The biggest characteristic of these lamps are that they convey the history and culture of where they came from which adds personality and elegance to the bedroom.
Decorating the bedroom isn’t complete without a having a nice table lamp to go along with it. Two things to consider when choosing a suitable table lamp for your bedroom are design and quality of lighting. There’s a vast range of lamp designs to choose from to suit any look and feel. If you were to place table lamps into two categories you would put them under either antique style table lamps and modern style table lamps. Let’s now take a look at how you can choose the best table lamps for bedroom decoration.
Modern Style Lamps - While antique style lamps are considered works of art with lots of practicality the same can be said about a number of modern style lamps out there. Modern style lamps are available everywhere (especially online) but you have to look in the right place for the best ones. Antique lamps may be classy and vintage but modern lamps have developed into very unique works of art and engineering. The design aesthetics can be quite unorthodox yet simple. And the functions and technology that go with it have advanced greatly for ease of use. Whether they’re custom-made and manufactured modern style table lamps have incorporated the use of new materials and new technology. Some of the innovations include the use of different glass materials metal surfaces and other materials that gives them a unique look. With the inclusion of new technology they can be leaps and bounds ahead of traditional and antique style lamps in terms of practicality. An example of this is the simple kinesthetic touch technology used in some lamps where a person can simply turn it on and off by tapping anywhere on it’s body.
The lamps became more popular during the early 1900s and demand for them increased. Tiffany hired a staff of unmarried women workers who became known as the "Tiffany Girls". The Tiffany Girls helped design and cut glass to produce the lamps. One such woman was Clara Driscoll who eventually became the director and designer of many of Tiffany’s most popular designs. Some of her most popular designs were the Wisteria Dragonfly Peony and the Daffodil.
Today you’ll find that there are many different types of stained glass lamps including certain mission table lamps unique wall sconces lamps and more. However you’ll find that none of them can come close to the beauty of the lovely modern Tiffany lamps. In fact these lamps have become extremely popular today in use for modern décor and it’s definitely easy to see why. You’ll find that the Tiffany lamps come in so many different colors and styles that they can look beautiful with almost any style of décor. They are used for decorating in many venues as well from beautiful homes to restaurants to even some of the most prestigious buildings around the world. So for those who want a beautiful and special look to add to their décor Tiffany lamps definitely add a unique beauty.