The huge variety and designs of crystal lamps, crystal table lamps, crystal floor lamps, crystal chandeliers and crystal lamp base options is endless, but everyone is exquisite. They add a feel of luxury to the most humble home. They are the finishing touch to a designer home and every company should give crystal lamps to favored staff and clients as gifts.
There is nothing like a crystal lamp to say, “I am here – take note of me!”
Everyone has seen and admired them in storefronts, shooting their prisms of color across the room as they reflect the light through the facets of the hanging pendulums. They are endlessly fascinating, beautiful and would be a feature in any foyer, sitting room, or in fact every room in the house.
The most well-known crystal lamps are the Waterford. This company started in Ireland in 1783 in the harbor town of Waterford. Brothers William and George Penrose set out to create the most beautiful drinking vessels and objects for the home and they are still carrying out their mission today.
These pure and clear crystal lamps are not the only kind of crystal one can find. Holistic healers put their faith in salt crystal lamps and more particularly, the Himalayan salt crystal lamp. They swear by the healing powers of having a couple of these in the home particularly for bronchial and sinus problems. They are brilliant for curing migraine headaches.
The hotter the salt lamp becomes, the more of the negative ions are released into the atmosphere, cleansing and purifying the air in the home. With the purified air, come the benefits of improving the immune system, removing allergens and generally giving one a happier and more alert feeling.
The Himalayan Salt Crystal is mined the Himalayas mountains and comes in a variety of colors from pink, red, white and oranges to blues and greens. They are cut and crafted in many different shapes or you can leave them in their natural state. They are unique and beautiful just as ornaments without switching on the lamps.
Whichever crystal lamp, crystal table lamp or crystal chandelier floor lamp you choose, make sure you choose genuine crystal. It is unmistakable with the prisms of color flashing from them at the touch of the faintest light.
There are many so-called crystal lamps on the market that are cut to the same shapes and actually look exactly like the real thing, but if it is not pure and clear and does not have the colors emanating from the crystal pendulums, it is not crystal.
Whatever opinion there is about salt crystal or crystal lamps in general, everyone agrees that they are the truly the most magnificent lighting one could have in the home. People have the crystal hanging lamps in their kitchens, bedrooms and bathrooms where the colors are reflected into the mirrors and reflected back again, making millions of points of color around the walls and ceilings.
Not even exquisitely cut glass can rival crystal in beauty and originality. If you don’t yet own one or a dozen crystal lamps, do yourself a favor and buy one today. It will give you pleasure for life.