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Mar 20, 2013

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Light up Your Home with Schonbek Chandeliers

Show Off Your Schonbek!

Indulge Your Senses in Crystal Illumination.

Fun Fact: Some of the world’s most expensive gifts are adorned in crystal….

  • Party dress bedecked with 50,000 Swarovski crystals worn by actress Maria Menounos to the 2010 Emmy Awards. *
  • “Playsuit” by Agent Provocateur’s lingerie featuring Swarovski glass beads. *
  • A custom-designed, hand-carved rock crystal bathroom sink. *

From crystal clear vibrations to refractive rainbow effects, the power of crystal excites the senses like no other medium.

And, no other company tops Schonbek Worldwide Lighting, Inc. for crystal illumination, designed and handcrafted exclusively at its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in the United States.   From chandeliers and pendant lights to wall sconces and lamps, the Schonbek collection includes a little something for everyone.

Bring in a bit of the spectacular and energize your home with Schonbek…

  • Schonbek’s colored crystals, referred to as Jewel Tones™, are exceptionally luminous and prismatic with electrifying colors such as Ruby Red, Dark Amethyst, Topaz, Olivine, Pink Sapphire and Black Diamond…each hue a highly guarded family secret handed down from one generation to the next.
  • Be it Heritage Hand Cut, Swarovski, Vintage or Rock Crystal, creations from Schonbek epitomize originality, craftsmanship and history. With over 140 years of artistry by the hands of masters, Schonbek is the world’s leading manufacturer of crystal chandeliers.
  • Mesmerizing Geometrix by Schonbek, a combination of vividly colorful Swarovski Strass crystal and cutting edge designs of Schonbek Worldwide create the most exciting lighting designs of the decade. “Strass” Swarovski crystal is manufactured in the Austrian Alps and is famously known to be the finest in the world for its flawless purity, brilliance, and high lead content.

Feast Your Eyes on the Latest Heirloom quality Delights…

  • “Estrella,” meaning, “Star” is a celestial masterpiece adorned with petite crystal finials of “Piroutte” by SWAROVSKI ELEMENTS.  Estrella stretches the boundaries in crystal lighting with its elongated, shallow design offered in both a circular and oval configuration to accommodate varying table shapes.  Ideal for less formal spaces with low ceilings, Estrella is available in a choice of finishes: Heirloom Gold, Antique Silver or Porcelain.
  • “Amytis,”  reminiscent of Princess Amytis of Media and the “Hanging Gardens of Babylon,” these basket-style chandeliers come alive with floral and jewel-like intricacies.  Available in 5 seasonal crystal and finish combinations: Frost, Thaw, Bloom, Ray and Harvest.
  • “Poeta,” offers a full-bodied design with finishes perfectly contrasted by glass sculptures and bobeches from the finest glass manufacturer in Europe.  Sophisticated and welcoming with a myriad of finish options including: Heirloom Gold, Antique Silver, Parchment Bronze and Midnight Gild.

On the cutting edge of lighting design, Schonbek crystal fixtures transform a mere space into an aesthetic statement. Capitol Lighting is the only online showroom to offer the entire stock of crystal chandeliers, wall sconces, pendants, ceiling fixtures and lamps by Schonbek.

Elevate your home with the essence of crystal and take advantage of sparkling values on the latest Schonbek masterpieces. Visit a Capitol Lighting showroom or to learn more about the spectacular value of crystal illumination and to view for yourself Schonbek’s gorgeous chandeliers, wall sconces and lamps.