Monday, September 20, 2010

The exquisite hand-made lighting of Empel Collections

Are you like me and do you have a weakness for beautiful lighting, then I want you to discover the exquisite lighting of


Ron van Empel, the principal of the company EMPEL COLLECTIONS (The Netherlands) designs and creates the most wonderful lamps. From elegant traditional bouillotte lamps to contemporary glamour and Mid-Century chic.

Over 500 designs spread over several collections to inspire you. Ron welcomes any custom request.

“ In our own workshop, we design and create the finest in lighting, from chandeliers and table lamps, to wall fixtures with a wide range of styles, in a vast choice of colors and finishes. The custom options are endless, making our range of lamps stand apart from the rest.” explains Ron on his website.


 78 Article Dutch Magazine Residence, September 2006.


Important detail like luxury lamp holders, switches and luxury silk wiring complete each and every lamp.

There is nothing ‘standard’ about the lamps by Empel Collections. All models can be customized to your specifications in size, color and finish.


It was so hard to decide which lamps I wanted to show you here, I just made a random choice to give you any idea of what the Empel Collections is about.

Be sure to visit the EMPEL COLLECTIONS website and you will discover a wide range of the most beautiful lighting!


Chandelier%20Monaco%20Detail%201  Ceiling lamp with Bouillotte cluster

Louis XVI chandelier

Ceiling lamp


Swing-arm desk lamp


Brigitte bouillotte table lamp

Chambourgh bouillotte table lamp

11.3.09 Canon EOS, Stefan 022



Crystal spheres Mid century series

vintage oval sunburst mirror 007

Diamonds table lamp

Harvard swingarm floor lamp

FC, Dolphin table lamp. 016. 017  One of my favorites : the Dolphin table lamp.



Ceiling%20lamp%20NE,%20Clarckstown%20traditional%20version%202   Classic Candlestick table lamp I just love those candlestick table lamps!

Inspiratie_New_Elegance7These lamps are vintage pieces. Ron van Empel is able to reproduce a similar lamp for you!


The following images are taken in the private house of Ron van Empel, published in the Dutch Magazine More Than Classic, December 2009.








Whether you are renovating or building a new home, Empel Collections can help to prepare for the perfect lighting atmosphere by designing a light-plan.

To discover the complete Empel lighting collection , please click on logo.

Logo Empel Collections

Sumatrastraat 112A


The Netherlands

Phone : 0031 (0) 71 523 23 95


I am sure you will be able to make your choice visiting the Empel Collections website.



All images : website Empel Collections