Tag Archive: Lighting

The Art of Transformation: Part 4, Lighting

November 18, 2011 6:42 pm Published by The Revelry Team Leave your thoughts

Throwing a party without lighting is like baking a cake with no frosting on it. Lighting is an essential element in event design. It highlights the design and brings it to life while also creating a mood for the event. From a lighting perspective, the home environment presents it’s own set of challenges. Quite often overhead lighting is garish and unflattering. Simply leaving the light off doesn’t make it go away. Why not purchase a beautiful new shade and add colored bulbs (amber is always a good choice), or install a dimmer and stretch a simple chiffon scarf over the shade and attach it to the ceiling with tacks? Don’t think your current collection of lamps fit in with the... Read More


Chandeliers: Part 4

October 5, 2011 5:47 am Published by The Revelry Team Leave your thoughts

It’s finally time to turn out the light on our beautiful chandelier series! We hope you’ve enjoyed viewing the vast assortment of Revelry’s chandeliers and don’t forget you can custom order for your next event! 1 tier crystal chandelier 1  2 tier crystal chandelier 1 2 tier crystal chandelier 2 3 tier crystal chandelier


Chandeliers: Part 1

September 21, 2011 5:14 pm Published by The Revelry Team Leave your thoughts

A beautiful chandelier can be the design focal point of a beautiful room! We love chandeliers and will be doing a series of blog posts to show off our vast inventory here at Revelry. To set the mood, let’s start of with a history of chandeliers. The first candle chandeliers were introduced in medieval times. They were simple fixtures, made of wood on which candles balanced. (Fire hazard!). During the 15th century, other designs began to surface, including ring and crown designs, but these chandeliers were still only found in the homes of the nobility or upper class. The chandelier was a symbol of luxury and status. In the early 18th century, more ornate chandeliers were being designed with long,... Read More