When David and Robyn Deakin bought a house in Nokomis, they needed new lighting but couldn’t find a lighting shop nearby. Two years later, the Deakins travel the globe sourcing the best lighting, fans and furniture for their Venice Lighting Company, which will soon expand into a new 9,000-square-foot location complete with design center.
1 Lexi Pendant
Dripping with clear textured crystals, the Lexi pendant by Feiss emits soft light via a glass diffuser. A white silk shade completes the look. ($700)
2 Saltwater Orb Chandelier
This Currey and Company chandelier is made with frosted recycled glass and a wrought-iron frame. Designed to mimic sea glass, it adds coastal style to your Venice home. ($1,892)
3 Cryostoma Chandelier
This streamlined chandelier, made by Paxton, boasts a polished-nickel base, white silk shade and crystal base—and its shape adds retro flair to any space. ($900)