Gooseneck Lighting Styling with Brittany Hislop

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When Brittany Hislop of Vintage Society Co. designed her new home in a small Alberta, Canada town, she spent most of her creative energies on the interior spaces. After settling in for a few years, she turned her eye to the outside of her home.

Merry Christmas, Happy New Year, Stay Hydrated & Wear Sunscreen!

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Melinda & I would like to wish you, your clients, your sparkies, and everyone who makes your dreams a reality this crazy year – a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year for 2020. Thank you for your continued support during a unpreceded period that we’re all going to remember as a bright part of […]

Zoe’s Positively Original Style


With a passion for character-filled homes, Zoe Ella gets very excited by classic design. The colours, shapes and curves of old-world features appeal to her sense of style. She has turned this love into the craft of ‘Upcycling’, restoring retro furniture and fixtures to houses looking for that recaptured nostalgia. Zoe has been capturing that […]

The Universal just got more universal!

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Great news from the Barn Light design crew: The astoundingly popular Universal shade is now available in sconce form! Yes, the classic angles of our most versatile of lights – ideal for the widest array of applications – just found even more versatility. We love the Universal Wall Light, and it turns out that a […]


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We’ve all experienced it, a loss of something significant. The 2019-2020 Black Summer left a memory onto our children, waking up during school holidays to a smoky haze. Driving home through a smoke haze, smelling of burnt eucalypti was difficult to comprehend even for the adults among us. Our world was on fire and we […]

An Interview with Nikki Hobbs of Hobbs Building & Interiors

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When & why did you start Hobbs Building (how many invested souls?) and why did you start in the industry. ​Hobbs Building and Interiors was established in 2016, following our relocation to the Scenic Rim, located in the Gold Coast hinterland. We specialise in eco-friendly steel frame construction due to a range of common climatic […]

Designer Focus | Xtra Shiny – Adelaide

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We recently caught up with Adam Johnson, the creative director behind Xtra Shiny, an Adelaide based designer agency. Xtra Shiny’s most recent designer gig, the Clever Little Tailor is a sophisticated winebar located on Peel Street, a block west from Rundle Mall, Adelaide. Here’s what the Adelaide Review had to say about their newest resident.

Are Barn Lights Dimmable?

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Barn Lights are 100% Dimmable Barn Light Australia offers three unique socket/light types, these are configurable options available to you from the product page. Product pages will deliberately limit options based on the product type, if you can’t see it then it is not available. Our Default Offering – Suits a standard Screw Bulb (E27) […]

A Collected Home with Tarama Hodkinson – A Designer Profile

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A Collected Home is an interior design studio based on Sydney’s Northern Beaches, that has grown out of a long term love affair with homes and interiors. Director Tamara Hodkinson has a passion for creating a sense of home and comfort through practical and beautiful interiors and it is evident in every project the studio […]

Federation Home Lighting & Heritage Colour Schemes

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If you’ve ever been interested in renovating in an area with a large number of older styled buildings, you’d have no doubt heard the terms “Heritage Listed”, “Federation Home”, “I can’t develop it!”. Thanks to the work of various persons, bodies, and government agencies, the general public have the opportunity to appreciate the history of […]

Does Barn Light USA ship to Australia?

Yes, Barn Light Electric most certainly does export to Australia. All shipments are imported by Barn Light Australia for assembly, wiring and certification before being shipped to the customer. What are the costs involved? The Cost of the Product + Shipping. Barn Light Electric Company, as an American manufacturer, has the capability to provide much […]

Introducing: The Cafe Barn Wall Sconce – A newer/older product?

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What happens when R&B Fridays starts with R&D? Well you’ll be happy to hear that the Research & Development crew got their groove back over the Christmas/New Years Break. Our Metalspinner took sometime just before Christmas to make us a customer 10mm Entry for the top of the Cafe Warehouse Shade, in his words “What […]

Aussie Made Sign Lights? What’s the next Sign we’re illuminating?

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Are you looking for a vintage, nostalgic feel to your new restaurant or building? If you are looking for time-tested design along with illumination, The Frontier is in sight. Take a brief look at the future of the Bermagui Beach Hotel, Built in 1895, the hotels’ foundation has undergone numerous facelifts and soon you’ll see […]

Dulux Electro Discontinued Powders

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We’ve recently been made aware that Dulux has discontinued a number of Electro Powdercoat Finishes from November 11th, 2019 (possibly earlier). Despite these powdercoat colours being the ones we truly fell in love with, we’re aware that some designers may have already incorporated these finishes into their architectural or branding portfolios. Where known to us, […]

New Zealand Goods & Services Taxes (GST)

From December 1st, 2019 – The New Zealand Inland Revenue Service & The New Zealand Customs Services will implement a 15% GST on “Low Value Goods” imported into New Zealand. What this means to our Kiwi Cousins We’ve added a 15% Tax on all products heading to New Zealand to ensure any orders placed after […]

Introducing our Old Dixie Wall Sconce

The Old Dixie Wall Sconce is latest release in our line of Rustic Wall Sconces. Cascading falls that blend hard and soft edges are the hallmark of the Old Dixie product family, and that feature has been extended to our range of Barn Wall Sconces. Available in our typical offering of Dulux & Colorbond powdercoat […]

International Orders

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Through our partnership with Australia Post / EMS, Barn Light is able to provide an enhanced international shopping experience for customers outside of Australia. As an international shopper, we understand that guessing the “final price” can be difficult. We price all of our products in Australian Dollars with your local bank charging your the cost […]

Three Birds Renovation – “Bonnies Dream Home”

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Its been over a year since The Three Birds wrapped up House #9 – Bonnie’s Dream House. We get enquires at least once a week, so we’re going to expand upon exactly what Barn Lights the The Three Birds featured. If you are looking to design your own, take some inspiration from the images below […]

September Sale extended till midnight Sunday…

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Have you been eyeing off our classic The Original Gooseneck Barn Light? Or still trying to decide which of our popular colors for your Wesco Gooseneck Barn Light your running out of time. With the popularity of last months sale we have extended it for another week, you can still order your Custom Gooseneck Barn […]