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Front Porch Ideas

Front porches are a statement of the South. And if we know anything about living in the South, we know that a front porch is more than just a decorative enhancement. Front porches are made for rocking, lounging, and enjoying company. A great front porch has comfortable seating, somewhere to place your sweet tea, and […]

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Before and After: A Gorgeous DIY Outdoor Lantern Transformation

If there’s one thing that home and lifestyle enthusiasts can’t stay away from, it’s ogling over perfectly executed transformations. There’s just something so inspiring about all the DIY furniture hacks and drab-to-fab visions that make a person want to head straight to the home improvement store with inspiration board in-hand. Well, today we’re here to […]

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5 Steps to Throwing the Best Backyard Memorial Day Party

  Memorial Day is upon us once again! We can almost smell the hot dogs sizzling now—who else is ready to embark on this delightful long weekend? If there’s one thing you can expect for Memorial Day, it’s a plethora of backyard parties and barbecues. It’s just the American thing to do. As we use […]

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Did You Know You Can Customize Lanterns? Here’s How

It’s another great day in the showroom. Our store was featured on a few weeks ago, and we couldn’t be more excited about the news! In the article, you can read all about our journey from when we first opened in 2009 all the way to our venture into online sales. Being able to […]

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How to Achieve a Luxe Look with Lanterns

Creating a luxurious atmosphere at home is a lot easier than you think. Even if you don’t have a lot of money to spend, you can get a luxe look simply by splurging on the right items. See, that’s the key to making your home feel upscale. By choosing wisely where to spend your money, you can […]

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Tips for Decorating with Lantern Lighting Indoors

So, you love the look of lanterns, but you’re having a hard time visualizing them in your home. It’s a difficult decision to make, after all! Especially since indoor lanterns come in a variety of styles and offer all kinds of display options, it can be a bit overwhelming to actually choose your lanterns and […]

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3 Easy Ways to Improve Curb Appeal

When it comes to selling your home or simply improving it for your own sake, curb appeal plays a huge role. Not only does it give off a first impression when people pull up to the house, but curb appeal also has a lot to do with whether or not prospect buyers even choose to […]

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Our Backyard Lanterns in Charlotte Home + Garden Feature Home!

It’s not every day you see a house featured in a local magazine and recognize it… Of course, it’s also not every day that you get to contribute your exterior lighting to a home as stunning as the Vanderbergs’! The house might look like a fairytale-come-true (see the photos in the article), but just wait until you […]

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Lantern Island Lights Featured in Traditional Home Magazine

Lantern Island Lights Featured in Traditional Home Magazine   As America’s number 1, premier retailer of hand-made lighting, Lantern and Scroll, in Charlotte, North Carolina, is immensely proud to have our hand crafted, American made, copper lanterns showcased in Traditional Home magazine. The article in which our custom made hanging Charleston Collection CH 23 lanterns […]

Newport, Rhode Island

Newport Grandeur Provides Inspiration for Our Outdoor Light Fixtures. Newport, Rhode Island As part of our quest to travel around the country and world in search of our founder’s inspiration, we recently travelled to Newport, Rhode Island. A town that owes its grandeur to American industrialism and American owned factories. Newport occupies a sweeping swath […]

Paris Inspiration

Paris Offers Inspirations for Our Lanterns and Light Fixtures     Paris, France.   Paris, the City of Light, or the City of Lights as it should be known, was a recent stop on our quest for new inspiration for our copper light fixtures, electric light fixtures, copper lanterns, gas lanterns, and electric lanterns.   […]

How Copper Ages

How Copper Light Fixtures and Copper Lanterns Age All of our American made electric lights, gas lights, electric light fixtures, gas light fixtures, electric lanterns, and gas lanterns are made of 100% natural copper and brass. Over time, these copper light fixtures and copper lanterns will patina to a deep bronze color. Copper is a […]