How did the designs of chandeliers change through the 20th century?

Throughout the 20th century, chandelier designs underwent a fascinating evolution, reflecting the influences of various artistic movements and technological advancements. From the opulent and ornate chandeliers of the early century to the sleek, minimalist designs of the later years, each era brought its own unique style and interpretation. Art Nouveau (Late 19th to Early 20th […]

Can a Fireplace be Customised to Match My Home’s Aesthetic?

Fireplaces are not merely functional additions to a home; they can also serve as a focal point and contribute to the overall aesthetic of a space. With their ability to provide both warmth and visual appeal, many homeowners wonder if it’s possible to customise their fireplace to seamlessly blend with their home’s existing style and décor. […]

What is a Bolection fireplace design? Everything you need to know about Bolection fireplaces.

 A bolection fireplace design is a type of fireplace that has a raised frame around the opening, which makes it look three-dimensional and distinct from other fireplaces. For example, imagine a living room with a bolection fireplace design. The fireplace would have a frame around it that sticks out from the wall, creating a raised […]

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How to choose the right fireplace for your home (feat. in The Times)

Renaissance London have been featured in The Times – here’s the article if you missed it! The Times: Interiors But what if your home lacks a chimneypiece? You can find reclaimed mantelpieces in a local salvage yard, or at specialists in historic examples such as Renaissance, which also makes new mantelpieces.  “The beauty of this […]