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Embracing the Copper Trend In Home Decor

For the past few years, interior designers have predicted that a new metal would unseat stainless and white metals as the reigning favorite in home décor. In 2016, copper with its reddish-brown hues emerged as the new favorite for range hoods, hardware, interior and exterior light fixtures, and interior accent pieces; as well as outdoor features […]

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Why Charleston Is The Best City For A Vacation

No matter what you want in a vacation spot, you can’t go wrong choosing Charleston, South Carolina. As the Huffington Post recently pointed out, it may be unequivocally the “best city in the world” as it offers great weather, friendly people, and lots to do for visitors. Charleston, though a modern city that is one of the […]

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What to Bring on the Plane When Traveling with Baby or Toddler

This is the second post in our travel series! To see the first post on the best baby travel gear to bring, head over here. Today we’re going over some of the must-have items we bring on the plane when traveling with baby or toddler. Some of these things may be no-brainers, while others might […]

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Best Baby Travel Gear to Bring When Traveling with Baby or Toddler

  Though we love keeping business in the United States and letting our American-made lanterns light up homes all around the country, we are also huge proponents of travel. Traveling is one of the greatest privileges in life. It enables you to not only experience new cultures but to also cherish them in a way […]

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Celebrating 10 Years of American Made Lighting

In 2007, we started Lantern & Scroll with the notion that lighting fixtures can be American made, stylish, and reasonably priced. We began in Charlotte, and 10 years later, we’re proud to be providing people in every single state with some of our nation’s finest craftsmanship. Lighting & Decor recently recognized our milestone, and since you’ve […]

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Indoor and Outdoor Lighting Inspiration – L&S in the Press

The best place to look for indoor and outdoor lighting inspiration is none other the various media outlets we come across every day. Whether you prefer to pore over a tangible, print publication or you like to spend time surfing blogs online, no matter what, you’re bound to happen upon some amazing home design inspiration. […]

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We Were Featured in TWO Magazines This Month!

Any press is good press… Right? Well, luckily, the press we’ve received recently really is “good” press! No scandals here, just some stunning showcases of our popular outdoor lanterns. We always love seeing how our customers style our products—whether they’re gorgeous hanging lanterns over a kitchen island or stately post lanterns greeting guests in the driveway, […]

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Front Porch Ideas

Front porches are a statement of the South. And if we know anything about living in the South, we know that a front porch is more than just a decorative enhancement. Front porches are made for rocking, lounging, and enjoying company. A great front porch has comfortable seating, somewhere to place your sweet tea, and […]

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Before and After: A Gorgeous DIY Outdoor Lantern Transformation

If there’s one thing that home and lifestyle enthusiasts can’t stay away from, it’s ogling over perfectly executed transformations. There’s just something so inspiring about all the DIY furniture hacks and drab-to-fab visions that make a person want to head straight to the home improvement store with inspiration board in-hand. Well, today we’re here to […]

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5 Steps to Throwing the Best Backyard Memorial Day Party

  Memorial Day is upon us once again! We can almost smell the hot dogs sizzling now—who else is ready to embark on this delightful long weekend? If there’s one thing you can expect for Memorial Day, it’s a plethora of backyard parties and barbecues. It’s just the American thing to do. As we use […]

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Did You Know You Can Customize Lanterns? Here’s How

It’s another great day in the showroom. Our store was featured on a few weeks ago, and we couldn’t be more excited about the news! In the article, you can read all about our journey from when we first opened in 2009 all the way to our venture into online sales. Being able to […]

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How to Achieve a Luxe Look with Lanterns

Creating a luxurious atmosphere at home is a lot easier than you think. Even if you don’t have a lot of money to spend, you can get a luxe look simply by splurging on the right items. See, that’s the key to making your home feel upscale. By choosing wisely where to spend your money, you can […]