Home & Textiles Today Staff -- Casual Living, April 4, 2006
Once purely utilitarian and plain in design, today's lanterns feature metallic finishes, ornate glass panels and more up-to-date style. Consumers opting for high-class lighting options will surely find a variety offered in the marketplace.
|Modern design components with a verdigris and bronze finish enrich the Asian style of the Nusa Dua table lantern from Currey & Company's Richard Frinier Collection.|
|The Nantucket outdoor one-light wall lantern by Progress Lighting has a bronze finish and Old World style.|
|The French Colonial lantern from Fire Stone Home Products features 12 tempered and beveled glass panels, accented with an etched surface and a rust-free aluminum fixture in an aged patina two-toned antique finish.|
|Perfect for tabletop, TwiLite refillable butane lanterns from K2 Development last up to 12 hours and are available in copper and pewter.|
|Teak lights from Jewels of Java come in four sizes and are a contemporary-styled complement for garden paths and deck posts.|
|The Revere post from Lazy Hill Farm Designs is part of the company's new outdoor lighting line and features a simple square design with eased edges, topped with a polished brass onion lantern.|