Moonbeam Lighting Blog

01/10/2019
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To the Horizon Ceiling/Wall light and beyond …

With these new versions of the stunning Horizon glass pendant and 6 vibrant new glass colours we’re pleased to present Ebb & Flow’s Horizon Ceiling/Wall light – a wonderful extension to their Horizon lighting creations – and just launched at September’s Maison & Objet show in Paris. The Horizon Ceiling/Wall light is a true one-off Made using the same Horizon ceiling pendant mouth blown glass it has a gold or silver metal rear cup. This therefore allows it to double as either a flush-mounted ceiling light or a matching flush-mounted... Read More

14/08/2019
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Interior Design: Ebb & Flow meets Arts & Crafts

Can on-trend Scandi lighting blend with traditional British character? Eminent Cheshire-based Hannah Barnes Designs were appointed by the owners of this beautiful Edwardian family house to suggest an interior design makeover. Given the house’s South Manchester conservation area location, the design brief required that Hannah’s updates in the internal design theme to reflect the life of a busy modern family should also remain sympathetic with its original Arts and Crafts style.   Lute – mouth-blown glass fittings The heart of the house is its very attractive central staircase which also doubles as... Read More

13/08/2019
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Bathroom design showcases Elstead Lighting new IP-rated chandelier

See this master bathroom suite with real ‘wow’-factor… newly designed by well-known interior designers Debra Carroll Interiors in Altrincham, South Manchester. It features the Elstead Lighting CRYSTAL SKYE Bathroom Island Chandelier and matching wall lights supplied by lighting specialists Moonbeam Lighting and represents another successful collaboration between Debra Carroll and Moonbeam. Our client’s brief: Clean lines, sparkling materials, modern yet classical, were just some of the design cues the client behind this room was after. An enveloping and luxurious bathtub, his and her hand basins, separate walk-in shower and other... Read More

03/08/2019
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London-based West African restaurant selects Ebb & Flow

See this cheerful restaurant refurb and makeover… of a well-known, community restaurant focused around the warm and stylish glass and gold pendants from the Danish Ebb & Flow stable supplied by lighting specialists Moonbeam Lighting. The restaurant owner’s requirements: The 805 Restaurants Group of authentic West African cuisine restaurants is located in Nigeria and Ghana as well as in London and Reading. When owner Jason Jones was looking to update the group’s flagship London NW4 branch in Hendon he wanted to add a fresh new look. High on the remodelling... Read More

19/07/2019

New Pantone lighting collection

Everyone is aware of the American company Pantone[tm], the world’s leading supplier of colour systems. You may not know that recently Pantone teamed up with renowned Scandinavian designers – the Danish e3light Group. It has now created its unique new Pantone Lighting collection of products such as the Deneb Ultra Violet pendant light seen here… As you would expect, each element of the range comes in specific, Pantone-referenced colours. Furthermore, they all feature PANTONE lighting branding. Known as the “Coll. One” collection, we at Moonbeam Lighting are proud to be associated... Read More

bedroom lighting 28/08/2018

Five bedroom lighting ideas to try now

The bedroom was once only a place for sleeping – but its activities have diversified to include rest and relaxation, work, family time and the morning routine – getting up and ready for the day. As a result the time we spend in the bedroom has increased over the years. No matter what size, shape or style your bedroom is in, we’ve compiled our favourite bedroom lighting ideas to help you to create a peaceful and pleasant ambience to help you enjoy the space during the day and at night.... Read More

design 02/08/2018

Expert lighting tips guaranteed to give your design the edge

Lighting can sometimes be overlooked when it comes to interior design – but it’s a crucial element that can make or break the finished look. Here we share five expert lighting tips from interior designers, who explain how they use light intelligently to create style and ambience in a range of settings. ‘Stop focusing only on ceiling lights’ “Even the most luxurious room can be ruined with poor lighting.” Fresh Home’s Shelley Little tells Industville. “The biggest mistake is made by thinking all one needs is some ceiling lights. Lighting... Read More

25 Best Kitchen Lighting Ideas 04/07/2018

25 Best Kitchen Lighting Ideas

Here at Moonbeam Lighting, we are always searching for the best ways to light the rooms in your house. One of the most difficult rooms to get the lighting right is the kitchen. It is full of awkward angles, light blocking cupboards and hard to get to spaces. Modern kitchens tend to be more open plan, and therefore easier to lights.  Rise and fall lighting is becoming increasingly more important with the explosion of kitchen islands and breakfast bars. Under cupboard, lighting is becoming more popular with the universal takeover... Read More

interior designers 26/06/2018

Five lighting brands perfect for interior designers

Beautiful, functional lighting is integral to any living space or commercial environment. Too bright, too dim, poorly presented – it’s easy to get it wrong and set the feel of a space completely off-kilter if you get it wrong at this stage. At Moonbeam Lighting we know how important the role lighting plays within a finished interior can be – from both a design perspective and in the way that it illuminates and enhances a space. Here we share five of our favourite lighting brands for interior designers and explain... Read More

Moonbeam Lighting – Now on Houzz

Did you hear the latest? We’ve just been selected as a Houzz preferred supplier – and in the same month we’ve been accredited by the Lighting Industry Association. Understandably we’re incredibly excited to share this news – but what does it mean for you? Moonbeam Lighting – now on Houzz Houzz is an online community and hub for anybody interested in architecture, interior design and home improvement. But it’s especially useful to those who appreciate great lighting design and which, as you know, can fundamentally change the whole ambience and... Read More