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Jan
11
2017

DIY Pallet Painting Party

Posted by Marcea
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Pallet painting parties are a fun way to spend time with friends and make some DIY home decorations.  Some of us from the OttLite team had our own pallet party and wanted to show you how simple it is. MaterialsPalletBase paint for pallet  Paint for lettering Vinyl or laminate for a stencil Painting spongePaintbrush or foam brush Painters tape (optional) Mod Podge (optional)  InstructionsPick a pallet that you’d like to use and stain it to create a base for your sign. Let the base dry. Decide [Read More...]

Tags: DIY Home Decor painting Pallet Painting
Categories: DIY Crafts LED Lamps



Oct
20
2016

Carving & Decorating a Craft Pumpkin for Halloween

Posted by Marcea
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Do you love carved pumpkins but either don’t want to deal with the mess of a real pumpkin or (like me) live in a hot climate where if you did carve a pumpkin it wouldn’t last more than 6 days?  Well you can still enjoy pumpkin carving and decoration – with a craft pumpkin!  Craft pumpkins come in a variety of sizes and colors which gives you many options.  We carved and drew on our craft pumpkins and here's how we did it:Materials ·  Craft Pumpkin(s) (Michaels has a great selection)·  Pumpkin [Read More...]

Categories: DIY Crafts LED Lamps Holiday Crafts



Sep
29
2016

Introducing the Ultimate 3-in-1 Craft Lamp

Posted by Marcea
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September is National Sewing Month. To celebrate, OttLite is highlighting our newest floor lamp, the Ultimate 3-in-1 Craft Lamp. An updated version of our 3-in-1 Craft Lamp, the Ultimate 3-in-1 Craft Lamp is a versatile magnifying lamp that converts from floor lamp to a table lamp or a clamp-on lamp depending on what works best for you. Product Manager Kelly Martelli has worked at OttLite for over 11 years and has helped bring a wide variety of OttLite lamps to market. We spoke with her about [Read More...]

Tags: 3-in-1 Lamp Clamp-on Lamp Crafting Light desk lamp floor lamp LED Magnifying Light natural daylight lamp OttLite OttLite Lamps Standing Lamp Standing LED Lamps Task Lamp
Categories: Magnification Lamps Needle Arts LED Lamps



Sep
09
2016

The Best Home Office Lamp for Your Style

Posted by Jessica
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Working from home can be great -- short commute, meetings with your pets, work in your PJs. Creating a space that fits your style and helps you focus is so important. OttLite natural daylight lamps can help you concentrate and be productive. Our low glare, low heat natural illumination will help you see everything more clearly and comfortably. Check out the office lamp styles below and let us know which one works best with your home office space.   Pet FriendlyIf your fluffy friend likes to be [Read More...]

Tags: healthy office home office
Categories: LED Lamps Reading Office Lighting



Aug
26
2016

What Inspires Terri Nelms - Wood Sign Maker

Posted by Marcea
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(Photos courtesy of Terri Nelms)With a full-time job during the day, creating and selling signs for the Oconee Sign Shack at night and a family to take care of, Terri Nelms is a busy lady who loves what she does.  Find out what inspires Terri when she’s making her signs, how she decided to start her own business and why her OttLite lamp makes a difference while she’s working.  How did you get started in woodworking? We moved into our forever home last April and my husband built me a wood [Read More...]

Tags: LED Crane Oconee Sign Shack Painted Signs Pallet Signs Wood Sign
Categories: What Inspires LED Lamps



Jul
01
2016

Darby Smart Craft - Mini DIY Terrariums

Posted by Marcea
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I recently contacted Darby Smart after visiting their website to see if they’d be interested in partnering with OttLite for one of our monthly crafts.  If you haven’t heard of Darby Smart, they’re a website that believes in the fun of crafting.  With a bunch of crafting ideas, supplies and even a monthly crafting box mailed right to your home, Darby Smart is the perfect site for anyone who loves to craft. Once Darby Smart kindly agreed to send me one of their crafts in a box, I picked the [Read More...]

Tags: crafting Darby Smart DIY OttLite Terrarium
Categories: DIY Crafts LED Lamps



Jun
17
2016

OttLite LED Lamps - Color Temperature Modes

Posted by Marcea
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You may have heard that some of the OttLite LED lamps have color temperature modes but why would someone want a lamp with temperature modes?Temperature modes are different kinds of light to help a user depending on what task they need to accomplish.  All OttLite lamps and bulbs include the Natural Daylight color mode to help you do what you love, longer.   Lamps with two additional temperature modes take your lamp to the next level:OttLite’s first color temperature mode is Warm Light, which is [Read More...]

Tags: Color Changing Lamp Desk Lamps LED Desk Lamp LED Lamps Light Temperature OttLite
Categories: LED Lamps



Apr
04
2016

OttLite LED Color Changing Base Lamps - How the Magic Happens!

Posted by Marcea
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OttLite LED Color Changing Lamps are a lot of fun! But have you ever wondered how they can turn the color you select or cycle through the entire 256-color palette? Color changing LEDs are made up of groups of LEDs that are red, green and blue.  A computer chip controls the brightness of individual red, green and blue LEDS to create different colors.  So if the blue LED is lit, you’d see blue. If the blue and red LEDs are lit at the same time, the color purple is shown.  A combination of these [Read More...]

Tags: Color Changing Lamp Colored LEDs LED Desk Lamp LED Lamps LEDs OttLite
Categories: LED Lamps



Mar
10
2016

Find out what your LED desk lamp says about you!

Posted by Jessica
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Take our fun quiz to find out which OttLite LED lamp is a perfect fit for your personality. And, share your results with us!        SaveSaveSave [Read More...]

Tags: infographic OttLite OttLite LED Quiz
Categories: LED Lamps



Dec
21
2015

5 Things We LOVE about Designing OttLite LED Desk Lamps

Posted by Jessica
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Our line of OttLite LED Desk Lamps is specially designed to bring you new features and functionality. Here are five reasons we love designing with OttLite LEDs:  1) Design Freedom!! Designing lighting with OttLite LEDs is so freeing! Anything we can dream of we can do. Instead of designing around specific tube or bulb sizes, we can create any shape we need to deliver the right amount of OttLite Natural Daylight LEDs exactly where and how we want them. The OttLite LED Crane lamp with its circular [Read More...]

Tags: Lamp Design LED Desk Lamps LED Innovation
Categories: LED Lamps