Things to consider when selecting your void statement piece

Picture this? You have just moved into your forever home, as you enter, theres a grand stair case and wide-open space for miles, well meters. Your brain bursting with possibilities and projects, you start to envisage a large feature light that will take the breath away from your guests (and the post man) The possibilities are endless but how to choose the perfect light? This blog is h...

Types of voids and how to fill them

We love a void and what’s not to love! The grandeur, the light and airy feeling they can bring but best of all the canvas they produce to create beautiful art pieces in this space. Without doubt one for the best mediums is lighting! Void in essence refers to a completely empty space but where is the fun in that? One of the great things about using lighting in these spaces are the bo...

What is Mid-Century Modern?

Mid Century modern, you might not know all the ins and outs surrounding what it actually is however even without being a guru on the subject you will be surprised with how much mid-century modern furniture and influence is staring you right in face! Without a doubt its safe to say that world is obsessed with Mid Century modern design and the Lighting Collective family could not be h...

Coastal Grade. What does it actually mean??

May 26th, 2020 Living in Australia it’s safe to say most of us have experienced a day at the beach, with the sand between our toes and that fresh salty air sticking to our skin. As much as its all fun and games having a day at the beach and enjoying the sunshine, could you imagine being left outside in one sedentary position all day and all night rain, ha...

Designers Spot Light- Indirect Lighting

Some of our favourite designers share what inspires them when it comes to indirect lighting. J A S O N   G R A N T Mr Jason Grant is an Australian Interior/ Props Stylist, and Author of three Books, he also works as a Creative Consultant.   Mr Jason G...
Insiders Byron Bay Summer Guide - Part 5

Insiders Byron Bay Summer Guide - Part 5

    Zulu and Zephyr    Situated in the coolest up and coming section of The Byron Arts and industrial estate lies the newest Zulu and Zephyr project their head store!           On your arrival you're welcomed in by billowing full length curtains and girls with the prettiest smiles to the ultimate linen pastel paradise. They have neatly crafted the fundamental Byron Bay wardrobe all in a one ...
Insiders Byron Bay Summer Guide - Part 4

Insiders Byron Bay Summer Guide - Part 4

Next on our list is Temple Of The Sun.   Temple of the Sun Jewellery provides the perfect texturing to any boho wardrobe or the finishing touch for any modern-day minimalist. They have recently opened the doors to their head office/ boutique and welcome you to come by for the ultimate immersive experience. The building is shrouded in rainforest trees and is powered by the sun!               Th...
Insiders Byron Bay Summer Guide - Part 3

Insiders Byron Bay Summer Guide - Part 3

  Third stop our Insiders Summer Guide... THE BALCONY.   It’s fair to say they are so much more than just oysters. This upstairs hideaway oozes atmosphere and is fitted out to perfection, allowing you to be immersed in all that is airy beach Hamptons.              Choose to sit up at the high stools to acquire the perfect vantage point for people watching or cuddle up with a couple of drin...
Insiders Summer Guide Byron Bay - Part 2

Insiders Summer Guide Byron Bay - Part 2

    The Bayleaf experience an iconic Byron must do.  As a local, I know from personal experience it is still one of the best places for a proper coffee and exceptional food. Our only tip, get in early before the hordes of people descend, especially on the weekends.         Specialising in brunch and long lingering coffee dates, Bayleaf serves up wholesome food made with love and care from loc...
Insiders Summer Guide Byron Bay - Part 1

Insiders Summer Guide Byron Bay - Part 1

    First on our list for relaxation... THE BOWER.           This beautiful sanctuary has become the must stay abode when visiting the bay.          Combining the barefoot ambience of Byron with a sleek contemporary elegance of a New York Boutique apartment it is like stepping into the perfect adults retreat.           Its relaxed beach-chic style is woven through a range of ac...

A Guide To Ceiling Fans

Lighting Collection has you covered with this Fan Buying Guide that goes into detail to help you make the right choice when it comes to buying the right fan for your home or interior space. Be the biggest fan, of your fan! Space The first thing to consider when purchasing a new fan is what space in your home it will belong to. The type of fan and its blade size are all dependent upon the r...
Lighting To Dine For

Lighting To Dine For

Nobody likes eating in the dark, so practicality must meet design when choosing the correct style lighting for your entertaining space.  Where will your table sit and what size do you need to fit how many chairs? Is the space too small for a chandelier or is the cluster of pendants you like are in coordination with the style of your home? Are they bright enough or does the feature pendant clash...