As we begin a new year, we’re looking back at some of the trendiest, and most purchased items of 2016.
1) THE SWITCHES
Legrand offers sleek and trendy wall plates, dimmers, outlets, and also paddle switches that make it easy to turn lights on and off. The commonly purchased paddle switches were in a Magnesium and White finish.
2) LEDme STEP LIGHT + WALL LIGHT
The LEDme collection from WAC Lighting are designed with such minimalism that allows it to be a versatile component. This lighting system helps optimize visibility in staircases, pathways, and elevates the look of the space. The LEDme Step and Wall Light was most purchased in a brushed nickel finish.
3) THE CHROME PENDANTS
Chrome pendants were highly purchased in 2016, in various designs and complexities. The most purchased chrome pendants were from Kendal Lighting:
This chrome pendant with round etched glass was a hit among our customers.
As well as this 1-light pendant from the Politan series, that has optic crystals encased within a cube glass shade.
4) THE 5-LIGHT LED PENDANT
Another popular fixture that was purchased in 2016 was this 5 light LED pendant from Kuzco Lighting. This pendant has a layer of encased crystal bubbles that are protected by an exterior clear glass shade.
5) THE CRYSTAL CHANDELIER
A traditional chandelier that was well loved was this chandelier by Schonbek that gives off an 18th century feel, and is fully made with crystals. From it’s hand-formed crystal arms, crystal column pieces, holders, and suspended crystal jewels, this chandelier exudes extravagance and royalty.
6) THE LOFT FAN
Keeping it cool with the Loft Ceiling fan by Emerson Fans. The simple aesthetic and seamless lines gives this fan a modern look and was well received by our customers. The fan has a four speed wall control that is also remote control adaptable. In addition, the Loft ceiling fan is energy star rated, saving energy and money.
7)THE BENALUA FLUSH-MOUNT
The Benalua flush-mount by Eglo Lighting was a flush-mount that won the crowd. The flush-mount is made with white glass with clear glass edges. The crystals are arranged in a floral pattern for added visual appeal.
8) THE CRYSTAL VANITY
This vanity lighting from Kuzco Lighting is in a chrome finish and designed with diamond cut clear crystals. The vanity uses LED technology for the lighting source, making it energy efficient and an exquisite statement piece.
9) THE CRYSTAL BUBBLE PENDANT
Another crowd-pleaser from Kuzco Lighting was this 1-light LED pendant, designed with encased crystal bubbles in a brushed nickel finish. The sleek tubular design gives it a contemporary look while the crystal bubbles provide sparkle.
10)THE PETIT CRYSTAL FLUSH-MOUNT
This flush-mount by Schonbek was inspired by Classic Empire Designs, using angular crystals to form it’s architectural shape. A glamorous piece that completely transforms a room into opulence.
11) THE GREENWICH PENDANT
This 1-light pendant from Artcraft offered a rustic charm to our customers, with it’s warm copper and brown tones, and the use of clear glass to expose vintage Edison bulbs.
12) THE RAMOS PENDANT
We can’t forget about the Ramos pendant by Eurofase. This pendant has a smooth design, and contrasts matte black with antique gold to add visual interest.
Let us know what your favourite fixture was.
We’re excited to introduce some new fixtures this year, so keep an eye out!