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Lucas McKearn Debuting Lightovation Showroom in Dallas This January (2023)

Lucas McKearn is doubling its showroom space for the January 10-13 edition of Lightovation at the Dallas Market Center. The new showroom, located in Trade Mart 4535 will feature a range of over 150 new SKU’s and the introduction of the 2023 Product Catalog. The new Lucas McKearn showroom;  across from Hammerton is double the size of the previous location and allows the company to showcase more new product and to meet with more customers. “The showroom launch in Dallas will be the strongest Lucas McKearn rollout since its inception,” said founder Joseph McKearn.  “This showroom will give us the opportunity to showcase the breadth of the Lucas McKearn line.  Pendants, chandeliers, picture lights, bath lights, sconces and portables.  The full mosaic of our unique design style will...

Lucas + McKearn featured in Business Report

Lucas + McKearn are delighted to announce that an article has been written about them on Business Report's website. For an intriguing insight to our inner workings and stunning photography of our Baton Rouge Showroom, check it out here:  

Lucas + McKearn feature in Enlightenment magazine

Lucas + McKearn have recently been featured in Enlightenment magazine's Under the Radar. The article goes into depth about how the company was formed, and covers all major developments to the present day. It is a genuinely interesting read and we are very thankful to its author, Linda Longo for her detailed research in crafting it. If you are curious to learn more about Lucas + McKearn, you can read the article here:

Flambeau and Gilded Nola collections at Frankfurt this week.

More than 30 products from the Flambeau and Gilded Nola collections were exhibited at Europe’s largest lighting market in Frankfurt this week. Hundreds of visitors to the Elstead Lighting booth came from more than 50 different countries across, Europe, Africa and Asia were able to admire the artistic lights designed in New Orleans. The new models had a great reception and many retailers and designers look forward to having access to the stock when it arrives in Europe this summer.

New Boutique Showroom Opens in Baton Rouge

The new Lucas + McKearn head office, warehouse and showroom has moved to 10300 Perkins Road, Baton Rouge (located behind Ethan Allen and next to Habitat Restore). The warehouse facility moved from Georgia to this site in the spring of 2017 and now the boutique style Lighting Showroom has recently been fitted out and is open to the design and build trade as well as local consumers. This lighting showroom displays the full collection as well as offering factory closeout deals and ex trade show display models. Lucas + McKearn offer great trade discounts to registered designers and builders, as well as the opportunity to immediately access stock for tight turnaround projects. About Lucas+ McKearn From a relationship that started in a shared cab in Dallas, January...

Gilded Nola and Flambeau travel to London

This year at Decorex, Sion Park, London, Elstead Lighting will have a special unveiling of lighting products from US brands Flambeau and Gilded Nola. In November last year, Elstead Lighting partnered with Joe McKearn, owner of the brands Flambeau and Gilded Nola, to form an America-based company, Lucas + McKearn. Now, beautiful ranges from these two brands will be available through Elstead Lighting to 220-240V markets. Visitors to the Elstead Decorex stand this September (17-20th) will see striking designs in luxurious gold and silver leaf – ideal interior design additions. Elstead Lighting has a small special feature in this September’s issue of Bridge for Design, announcing the big news. Be sure to pick up a copy to get a closer sneak peek at the new models, as...

Lucas + McKearn showing in Spectrum at DMC June 2017

The Lightovation event at the Dallas Market Center is the hottest place to be this June. Packed full of inspiring fixtures and portables, and Lucas + McKearn will be in the thick of it. We will be featuring some of our latest and best models in the Spectrum, Booth 4432.04. Visitors to the show will also be able to visit our larger showroom space in the Light + Design on Ten, Suite 10085. There we have over 40 models on display, including the brand new Douille range from Elstead Lighting. The range features vintage-inspired lamp castings, includes a chandelier, table lamp, sconce and pendant and is available in Aged Brass or Polished Nickel. Also new to the collection will be traditionally inspired outdoor lanterns from Elstead Lighting....

Feature in April’s edition of Enlightenment magazine

Lucas + McKearn are delighted to have an editorial feature in the April edition of Enlightenment magazine. The feature includes an image of our Provence Element table lamp, on trend with its Aged Brass accents and sophisticated industrial inspiration. Check out the full magazine for free on Enlightenment's website here.

Provence features on Enlightenment cover

Lucas + McKearn is delighted to be the feature image on the cover of this March's edition of Enlightenment. The product in question is the Provence pendant in Polished Copper, which has already been turning a lot of heads at the lighting shows. It is part of a larger range that includes sconces and table lamps, and is also available in Aged Brass and Polished Nickel. Enlightenment magazine is the lighting content leader, providing the latest in lighting trade news and design. It can be viewed for free on their website here. Also featured inside is our Balance table lamp in Brown/Polished Brass, a stylish retro fitting, again part of a larger range, including pendants, sconces and floor lamps. It is also available in White/Polished Nickel.