Orient Expressed

Great Lighting3905 Magazine St. • 899-3060 •www.orientexpressed.comBella Luna Lamp. This striking gold- painted metal lamp from the studios of Elaine Gleason is another fine example of her creative work that responds to the architecture, ambiance and nature that surrounds Elaine in New Orleans. Orient Expressed is pleased to offer an extensive collection of this local New Orleans artist.  The featured lamp, Bella Luna, is 36 inches tall. It is priced at $440 and may be seen at Orient Expressed. Shop Monday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Lighting Inc.

Great LightingPontchartrain Square • Mandeville • 985/727-9368
8180 Earhart Blvd. • 486-5761
This extraordinary lamp by Schonbek is exclusive to Lighting Inc. The body is a sculptural composition of rock crystal spheres. A semiprecious parrot, handcarved of rock crystal and onyx, alights atop the rock crystal sphere at the finial. The rich red exotic silk shade displays a faintly iridescent silkscreened flower. 33 inches high.

Williamson Designs
Great Lighting3646 Magazine St. • 899-4945
Hal Williamson’s chic Uptown New Orleans shop features lovely French, English and Continental antiques as well as fine furniture and beautiful handmade reproductions. Many custom options are available. Luxurious custom sofas and chairs, fine handmade rugs, elegant accessories and lighting complete the look. Interior decorating service is available by appointment. Hal has been featured in Southern Accents and House Beautiful and on HGTV. Pictured is the elegant “Blanc de Chine” imported decorative table lamp in white porcelain with silk shade.

Interior Designs, Inc.

Great Lighting3814 Magazine St • 895-5110
Interior Designs, Inc. carries a variety of stylish and hard-to-find lighting options, including custom crystal and Murano glass chandeliers, blown-glass pendants, sand-cast bronze sculpted sconces from France and exceptional vintage Italian glass table lamps.  Lampmaker C. Damien Fox sources these one-of-a-kind glass vessels from around the world. Often found in dusty corners of warehouses and flea markets, they must be painstakingly cleaned, drilled and custom-fitted with nickel caps and switches and mounted on Lucite bases of Fox’s design. Each gorgeous finished creation is signed by the artist.

Eclectic Home

Great Lighting8133 Oak St. • 866-6654
Everything in Eclectic Home will catch your eye the moment you enter. They have a wide variety of collections, styles and gifts for anyone’s home. Come to Eclectic Home and find objects from around the world as well as full design services.

Dunleith Designs and Antiques

Great Lighting1804 Magazine St. • 272-0879 •www.dunleithdesigns.comKen Rogers of Dunleith Designs and Antiques invites you to come in and see his first period antique lighting devices. They are a fascinating part of our past and can be so much fun to collect. (As well as for investment as values continue to escalate!) Each type has a wonderful story behind it. The Sinumbra lamp pictured was developed with a circular fuel tank so as to not produce shadows. Sinumbra is Latin for “without shadows.”  This form of lighting can add such a special touch to any setting and can be the ultimate conversation piece!

Shades of Light

Great Lighting1121 Josephine St. •  524-6500
Come to Shades of Light, located just off of Magazine Street, and find all of your lighting needs. With truly unique lighting, it offers beautiful lamps, exquisite chandeliers, gorgeous lampshades, elegant lighting fixtures and first-class lamp repairs.

Armstrong’s Lighting

Great Lighting4305 Clearview Parkway • Metairie • 887-1990
Armstrong’s, the source for stunning lighting to coordinate with any style, has been lighting New Orleans for more than 80 years. Beautiful and innovative products from leading manufacturers, including Uttermost, Minka-Lavery, Murray Feiss, and James R. Moder, are offered at very competitive prices. Armstrong’s experienced, professional staff and convenient location at Clearview and West Esplanade provide an ideal shopping experience, whether you’re looking for one lamp or a houseful of brilliant solutions.

Bevolo Gas & Electric Lights

Great Lighting521 Conti St. • 522-9485 • 522-5563gaslights@bevolo.com •www.bevolo.com“For 63 years Bevolo Gas & Electric Lights has been producing copper lanterns in the heart of the French Quarter. Each light is still handcrafted and hand-riveted. In addition, further steps are taken to ensure beauty and longevity in the most corrosive environments. With more than 500 variations, Bevolo will design fixtures for any project using plans, elevations or photos while keeping the architectural intent in mind.”

Shelton’s Gallery

Great Lighting3030 N. Arnoult Road • Metairie• 885-8183
Shelton’s Gallery is the largest lighting showroom in the New Orleans region. We carry more than 70 brands of lighting and lamps that fit every budget. Having been in business for more than 50 years, we have the experience to meet your every lighting need. When you visit us, be sure to check our decorative prints and accessories, also.

First Light Lighting Showroom

Great Lighting1020 Distributors Row • Harahan • 733-4004 •www.firstlight-nola.comFirst Light is a locally owned decorative lighting showroom serving the greater New Orleans area since 1981. Our showroom is filled with unique fixtures from more than 20 prominent lighting manufacturers. We also have catalogs available from more than 100 additional manufacturers. With this extensive selection, you are sure to find fixtures that will match your look and budget. Since we only do lighting, our experienced staff offers professional expertise in house-lighting-design services. Whether a renovation or new construction First light can “illuminate” your way to a beautifully lit home. Please come visit our showroom located directly behind Elmwood Shopping Center near the Palace Elmwood Theatre. We are open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., with special hours for appointments.