Blog

Custom Lighting: Make Just About Anything a Lamp!

Posted

Bookmark and Share

-4.jpg

The items that mean most to us often have a unique story. Whether it’s a flower vase passed down from generation to generation by the women in your family or a cherished family heirloom, our keepsakes have sentimental value and meaning.

Why not continue their story by transforming these treasures into unique lighting fixtures? At Restoration Lighting Gallery, we can transform your dream into a reality with custom-made lamps.

Custom Lighting Services

With over 80 years of combined experience restoring light fixtures, our skilled craftsmen can work with any material or finish. When a customer comes into our gallery with an idea for a one-of-a-kind light fixture, our team will turn your inspiration into a creation. We love to use our ingenuity and creativity to customize something old into a completely new piece.

What Can We Create for You?

Some of the items we have converted into stylish table lamps in the past include a lucky golf bag, a popular motorcycle boot, a bright blue bugle, a lighthouse replica and a Statue of Liberty sculpture!

At Restoration Lighting Gallery, we pride ourselves on the experience and knowledge we have about lighting and antique restoration. So, if you’re looking to bring a unique feature to a room, create a one-of-a-kind statement piece or simply looking for a lampshade to match the curtains in your bedroom, we offer a variety of solutions with our custom lamp creations. To see if your keepsake can be transformed into a unique lamp, contact us today for more information.

Bookmark and Share

Industrial Lighting Fixtures

Do you eat out often? In trendy restaurants across the country, you may have noticed industrial lighting fixtures adorning the ceilings. A relatively new trend that has grown in popularity over the past several years, the rustic look of manufacturing plants has returned in another uncommon place: homes! What should homeowners know about the industrial lighting trend in 2017?What Is Industrial [...]

Read More »


Much More Than Lighting at Restoration Lighting Gallery

Lighting is in our name; it’s an important part of our business that we are very passionate about. Shop Manager Paul Dalfino has nearly 50 years of experience repairing and restoring light fixtures and our team of craftsmen are among the best in the industry. In addition to table and floor lamps, chandeliers, pendants and sconces, customers may be surprised [...]

Read More »


Why Choose Restored Lighting?

We are New England's exclusive lighting, restoration, repair and lamp shade boutique. Our team has a passion for helping customers find the perfect lighting for their homes, whether that is a restored chandelier circa 1900 or a customized lamp. Someone who has never visited our store may wonder, why should I consider lighting restoration?Celebrate HistoryEvery [...]

Read More »


New Spanish Casting Chandeliers

Restoration Lighting Gallery has new dazzling Spanish solid cast brass chandeliers. Each piece is adorned with the world’s brightest, purest crystals that refract light to illuminate your home with a special glow. The crystals on each chandelier include larger cut octagon crystals and small octagon chain crystals. The chandeliers are beautifully designed by skilled artisans and have traditional [...]

Read More »


Restoring Treasured Vintage Lanterns

Restoration Lighting Gallery recently restored twelve large vintage indoor lanterns. These lanterns were in dire need of repair and TLC. The talented craftsmen at Restoration Lighting Gallery repaired, rewired and refinished each one by hand.Many of the lanterns had broken and missing glass panels and the electrical components had to be rewired. Each lantern was then carefully cleaned [...]

Read More »


Book Spine Art - Literary Classics Framed

New at Restoration Lighting Gallery we have book spine framed art. These framed works of art are exact replications of classic literature 1st edition book spines. These high-resolution digital images show every intricate detail--even wear marks.  On display, we have Moby Dick, Tennyson's Poems, The Complete Garden & The Ideal Garden. Each frame is [...]

Read More »


Art Glass Table Lamps

Restoration Lighting Gallery has a new collection of hand blown art glass lamps! These lamps come in orange, green, purple and blue glass and also come complete with matching lamp shades. Lamp heights range from 24"-28" and are priced $399.95-$409.95. The shades can also be swapped with different colors & styles. Take a look at these new beauties on display at Restoration Lighting Gallery. 

Read More »


Playing a Different Tune

Restoration Lighting Gallery created six one-of-a-kind show stopping pieces from decommissioned instruments. These instruments now turned into lamps came from the E O. Smith High School Music Department in Storrs, CT.After years of being played, these instruments were no longer in working condition. The repair costs exceeded the value, but no one had the heart to just toss [...]

Read More »


Measuring a Glass Shade Fitter

Measuring a Glass Shade FitterMeasuring a glass shade fitter is actually pretty simple. With a few easy steps, you will know the exact size glass shade you need.The three steps for measuring a glass shade fitter: Measure the diameter of the base of your lamp where the bottom of the chimney shade will rest - this is [...]

Read More »