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Easy Fit

Easy Fit

Easy fit is a lamp shade. Sometimes easy fit lights are called non electric a slightly confusing term used because the lampshade do not have any electrical parts -they simply fit to your own light pendant as any shade does.

Browse the full range of easy fit (non electrical) lampshades some shown with optional suspensions sold as an optional extra. 

 

Edison

Edison

Edison is a name synonymous with light bulbs and lighting although not totally true that Thomas Edison invented the light bulb his name is used to describe and type of screw in light bulb, vintage style bulbs and we too pay homage to Edison by naming a range of lights after him.

Edison style vintage screw type bulbs.

The Edison Lighting range industrial style lighting and pendants that showcase Edison light bulbs

Empire

Empire

Empire the name given to traditional lampshades. Empire shades are often used with ginger jar lamps ceramic lamps and formal lamp bases. 

Browse traditional ceramic table lamps

Energy Rating

Energy Rating

An energy rating is a grading given to a light bulb which is determined by the energy it uses to run. In a light fittings case it shows what grade range it can achieve depending on the bulbs which can be used with it.

Energy Saving

Energy Saving

Lighting which incorporates energy efficient features. This may include an LED bulb or auto-off option.

See our complete range of Energy Saving Lights here

See our complete range of LED Lights here

Era

Era

Era refers to a point in time, we have categorized our light fittings into appropriate eras to make matching lights to your property easier. From traditional themes of Victorian and Edwardian to listed Medieval, Gothic, Tudor and Jacobean all the way up to the modern contemporary styles of today.

Etched

Etched

Usually a term used when describing a glass shade, this is when a pattern or design is cut into the glass and applied with acid after having a protective layer applied which gives a sanded effect.

View our collection of etched glass lights here

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