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The Americans are coming

The Americans are coming

When you watch American TV programmes there are always stunning looking lights in the background. Whether it is a chandelier above a dining table or a table lamp and shade with an elegant finial, American style lighting has always been very impressive and substantial looking. It was difficult to get hold of American style lights and the UK was crying out for these designs – until now. Six American brands are now available in the UK and suitable for the UK 240 volt electricity supply. The best designs from each US brand have been cherry-picked for the UK market giving the consumer an exciting choice of models. 

These six American companies are :

Quoizel
Based in Charleston, South Carolina, Quoizel was founded in 1930 and has since built a reputation for its diverse and unique product range, often engaging well known freelance designers to help with bringing fresh styles to the marketplace. The UK also sees the introduction of the Quoizel Tiffany Collectibles range, inspired by the great originator Louis Comfort Tiffany.

Hinkley
Founded in 1922 and based in Cleveland, Ohio; Hinkley are on their 4th generation family ownership. The Hinkley collection has both a classic and contemporary feel to the product ranges, many represent what is classed as “transitional” styling, and always made to the highest quality and design.

Feiss
Established 1955 in New York; Feiss are renowned for their classic styling and quality feel, great original designs and as part of a group of lighting companies which are now one of the biggest in the US market, great R & D resources for future product developments.

Kichler
Cleveland, Ohio based and founded in 1938, L D Kichler & Co are a family run company held in high regard by their customers for the diversity of design and breadth of range, which includes some truly striking and often substantial pieces.

Stiffel
A beautiful collection of classical and art deco table lamps and floor lamps. Manufactured in New Jersey, these quality products are zinc cast bases with beautiful finishes and handmade shades all made in the USA.   

Flambeau
Hailing from Baton Rouge, New Orleans; Flambeau offers one of the most unique and distinctive lighting collections in the marketplace. Working with specialist designers who model up their own original creations using distress finishes of gold and silver leaf to create 21st century antiques. The Flambeau Collection brings to the market a style and look unrivalled in today’s lighting industry.

Once you experience one of these lighting brands in your home you will appreciate the finer quality components used and overall solid construction. For inspiration in quality lighting look no further than these American brands.