Here at Lise Vintage Lighting I restore unique vintage lamps, lighting & candlelight from the 1940s-1980s—Mid-Century Modern, Vintage European, & Hollywood Regency to name a few. I have an aversion to mass-produced, mix-and-match anything, and I strongly believe in the importance of reducing the impact of humans on our planet. If I'm honest, I mostly have a passion for lovely vintage lighting, beautiful art, craft, & timeless design. My love of history plays in as well--I love to learn about a piece and share with my customers the story behind a design or its designer, the craftsmanship responsible for elevating a piece, the cultural history that makes a particular style or fixture iconic. Sometimes, the story shared by a lamp’s previous owner is its true treasure, such as the Murrano lamp that survived Hurricane Katrina. Or the Irmi nursery lamp that, according to its aged owner who cried as she willingly parted with it had “raised...
- Born on March 7
- Joined November 13, 2009