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Don’t think small when buying a dining room chandelier

21 Feb

When buying a chandelier for the dining room, most consumers think too small. Ask a lighting professional and they’ll tell you that size really does matter when it comes to providing the function and the form that makes an overhead fixture a winner. What is the right location for a chandelier? Traditionally, chandeliers were placed […]

Happy 40th anniversary to Hubbardton Forge

16 Jan

The Newburyport Lighting Company congratulates Hubbardton Forge as it celebrates 40 years of designing and handcrafting lighting in 2014. In commemoration of the company’s history, Hubbardton Forge will introduce a Maker’s Mark at the Dallas International Lighting Market. The company will unveil the Maker’s Mark on a special gift at its 40th anniversary party on Friday, […]

Decorative finials make great stocking stuffers

04 Dec

Looking for a unique holiday gift for friends who enjoy feathering their nests? Check out the assortment of unusual decorative lamp finials at Newburyport Lighting. In lamp lingo, the finial is the screw which secures a lampshade to the metal harp (or frame) surrounding the light bulb. Ho-hum lamps finials are usually nothing more than […]

Newburyport Lighting congratulates Hubbardton Forge for its latest Pinnacle award

07 Nov

You know you’ve picked a winner for your store when it is repeatedly recognized for excellence and creativity by the design industry. And that’s exactly why Hubbardton Forge lighting products enjoy such a large presence at the Newburyport Lighting Company. This past week, HF’s Cavaletti collection was honored as the recipient of the 2013 ASFD […]

Newburyport Lighting launches donation program for lung cancer research

01 Nov

November is National Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Newburyport Lighting owners Steve and AnnMarie Leary encourage all of their friends and customers to consider making a donation to provide much-needed funding for research and a cure for the disease. The cause is close to the Leary family because in 2005, AnnMarie Leary’s mother Carol Brennan was […]

Big, round lighting fixtures put traditional chandeliers in a different kind of light

17 Sep

If you’re looking to replace an existing chandelier or install a new fixture in your home, don’t be a square. Large-scale orbs and globes are part of the big new trend in eye-catching overhead fixtures. Depending on the size of your room, you can either go for a single fixture — typically 20 inches or […]