Things We Love: Flush Mount Lighting

flush mount lighting in foyer
Emily Jenkins Followill Photography

 

We used to think that flush mount lighting was only for low ceilings, you know, those spaces that could quite handle a big chandelier or a dangly, statement light fixture. But a few of our favorite lighting designers and companies have changed all of that, turning what used to be the underdog of the lighting world into a go-to staple. From plain white to shiny gold, round to quatrefoil, flat to proudly pointy, there are so many ways today to get the flush mount lighting thing oh so right. Check out a few of our go-to flush mount staples that will have you rethinking everything you know about lighting!

table for two in kitchen
Ashley Whittaker Design

 

closet with flush mount light
Peter Pennoyer Architect

 

closet with flush mount lighting
Kristin Panitch Interior Design

 

mudroom with flush mount light
John B Murray Architect

 

mudroom with flush mount lighting
Sara Gilbane Interior Design

 

hallway with flush mount lighting
McCann Design Group

 

mudroom with flush mount
Revival Construction

 

kitchen and dining with flush mount design
Tim Barber Design

 

kitchen with flush mount lighting
Jennifer Worts Interior Design

 

flush mount lighting in bathroom
Lonny

 

closet with flush mount lighting
Tamara Magel Interior Design

 

black and white bathroom with flush mount lighting
Alyssa Rosenheck Photography

 

Sometimes you do have to save the best for last, and, in this case, we think it’s true! We love, love this stunning fixture. It is so on trend! Are you a flush mount fan? Or would you choose a snazzy chandelier any day?


Attention New York friends!

Society Social + Lily Pulizter Collaboration

On March 18th a joint bar cart will be rolling out to all Lilly Pulitzer stores for their iconic “Lunch with Lilly” event and our sweet friend Roxy Te will  be rolling out to the Madison Avenue store for meeting, greeting, and mingling! Mark your calendars for this Saturday from 1pm to 3pm! And for the pre-party, go see them TODAY from 5pm to 8pm! Roxy is a doll, and if you haven’t met her you should. You’ll love her!

Also, we’re so thrilled that the NYC Slightly South of Simple launch party on April 26, 2017 will be at Roxy’s gorgeous Society Social showroom. We’d love to see you there and on April 25 at the 92nd Street Y!:



In Good Taste:Jean Stoffer Design

lights

Good morning, friends! We hope you had a terrific long weekend, filled with sun and fun and, of course, most importantly, remembering those who have sacrificed themselves for our freedom. 

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Fabulous Floor Lamps!

living-room
Atlanta Homes and Lifestyles

If there’s one thing that has the power to change the feel of the room in an instant, it’s light.

living-room
Architectural Digest

From light fixtures to the perfect lamps, we love adding light in any way we can to instantly make a room feel bright and fresh. 

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In Good Taste: Lisa Furey

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Good morning! We hope you’re having an amazing week so far. Ours is about to get even better because you know how much we love stumbling upon a new designer that we love. And that’s just what happened when we found Lisa Furey!

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It goes without saying that we aren’t all the same. So why should our decor be? Tailoring a look to any home, any budget, and style is one of Lisa’s strong points, and one of the reasons we think her work is always in good taste.

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Making an Entrance

glass
Kelly Wearstler’s home via Lonny

 From an evening gown to a perfect floral arrangement, an entrance is sort of like a first impression: You only get one chance to make it.

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Donald Lococo Architect

 A round table is one of our favorite ways to make a statement in the foyer.

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Chic Floor Lamps

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Michael Stavaridis Photography

 

 Light, light, light! It is one of the best accessories, we think. Natural or not, we think it enlivens every room.

paint
Lucy and Company

 Table lamps on end tables might be a traditional look, but that doesn’t mean they’re mandatory. We absolutely adore a pair of floor lamps for adding warmth and sophistication to a living room. The colors in this one are just perfect. Don’t you love the paint in the bookcase?

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