Archive for the ‘Lamps and Lighting’ Category

Monday Must-Haves: Everyday Function from Fall 2018

Monday, July 16th, 2018

Pleated Bronze Adjustable Floor Lamp | Sturbridge Yankee WorkshopOur Fall 2018 catalog is now live, and if you’re not yet ready to flip through pages of Halloween and Harvest decor, don’t worry! There are still plenty of items that can be incorporated into your home all year long. Today we’re featuring five of those items, which are not only decorative but also offer every day function.

First is our Pleated Bronze Adjustable Floor Lamp. Three of the best things about this lamp are its decorative pleated shade; its adjustable functionality; and its sale price (Fall = Lighting Sale here at Sturbridge Yankee Workshop). Not only does this lamp adjust vertically, but the arm also swivels so you can direct light where you need it. The 3-way bulb socket also means you can adjust the amount of lighting in a room.

Home Magnet Board & Magnets | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop

Removable Tray Bar Cart | Sturbridge Yankee WorkshopThe Home Magnet Board is a laser-cut home accent that is simple in design but highly functional in your home. The nine magnets are included so you can start organizing right away.

This next item is already a favorite among us here at Sturbridge Yankee Workshop. The Removable Tray Bar Cart is ideal for entertaining, but its multi-purpose potential gives it must-have quality. Both wood trays on the metal frame are removable, so you can easily serve guests or move food from the kitchen to another room. The wheels make it a breeze to move the entire cart, and they feature a locking mechanism that will sturdily hold this furnishing in place. The charming design makes it beautiful for displaying all year long, but since the trays are removable and the frame easily folds up, it’s a cinch to store, too.

What’s better than a rustic wood basket? Three of them! The three baskets shown below make up a set to give you more styling options in your home. Hang this Basket Trug Set up on a wall or place on a tabletop to hold fruit (liner recommended), flameless candles and collectibles within a centerpiece.

Last but certainly not least are the Black Cat Salt & Pepper Shakers. These whimsical kitchen accessories are perfect for any cat lover, and will decorate your table or countertops while offering extra seasoning for your meals. They also come in handy as a fun gift for a friend.

Basket Trug Set | Sturbridge Yankee WorkshopBlack Cat Salt & Pepper Shakers | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop

Which one of these must-haves is your favorite? Share your answer in a comment below, and find all of our new Fall 2018 home accents here.

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Monday Must-Haves: New Summer Web Exclusives

Monday, June 25th, 2018

Solar Garden Sparkle Cones Set | Sturbridge Yankee WorkshopAll five of these must-have web exclusives are new to our selection of outdoor decor, and they are perfect for summertime (find more new home accents in our catalog and on our website).

Lighting

This set of solar garden lights includes six colors and crackled glass that charms and decorates throughout the day and night. Perfect for staking in your garden, around a patio or inside large planters. Since they are powered by the sun, there’s no need for running wires across your lawn or replacing batteries.

Wrought Iron Curved Tree Bench | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop

Sailboat Sundial Birdbath | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop

Seating

This wrought iron bench gives any outdoor space an elegant look, and you can choose between a bench with a back or one without to best fit your style.

Summer Waves Garden Trellis and Extension | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop

Timepiece

We have recently introduced a few sundials into our web exclusive assortment. This particular sundial offers coastal charm and doubles as a bird bath (get the pedestal).

Gardening

Incorporate this garden trellis into your outdoor living spaces this summer and watch your favorite flowers or vegetables (as well as the decorative factor of your backyard) climb.

Iron Cricket Boot Jack | Sturbridge Yankee Workshop

Functional Novelty

While this iron beetle is quite decorative, it functions as a boot jack so you can easily remove rubber boots or your gardening shoes before stepping into the house.

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Classic Front Porch Idea Board

Thursday, June 14th, 2018

Although this post is titled “Classic Front Porch Idea Board,” the versatility of the following items make them perfect for whatever space is available in the front of your home.

If you have a small set of steps, you could put the Welcome Mat just inside the door, place the Cascading Plant Stand to the side of the steps, and use a tall garden stake to hang the Wind Chime. If your porch is a sweeping wrap-around, use multiple Wall Lanterns to illuminate all the space, and hang the Wind Chime from a hook in the ceiling. Additionally, whether your home is more rustic, modern, a hundred-year-old farmhouse or a new-build, these are some of the most complementary home accents, so you can be sure they will fit the style of your house.

Classic Front Porch Idea Board

1. Seeded Glass Wall Lantern in Black | 2. Ceramic Personalized Plaque with Birds in Black |
3.
Scripted Welcome Coir Doormat | 4. Wrought Iron Cascading Plant Stand |
5.
Ornamental Birds Wind Chime

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