Best of Boston

Best Lighting

2018 Best Lighting

Neena’s Lighting

The illuminated storefront at Neena’s flagship store on Boylston Street beckons patrons with a covetable selection of Tech Lighting chandeliers, Louis Poulsen pendants, and Artemide [...] read more»
2011 Best Lighting

Lucia Lighting & Design, Inc.

A gorgeous chandelier in a lighting emporium is one thing; that same chandelier in your home can be quite another. Which is why Lucia's showroom [...] read more»
2008 Best Lighting

Lucia Lighting & Design, Inc.

Lynn may be a ways past the city limits, but this 8,000-square-foot lighting nirvana set in a historic mansion proved an irresistible beacon to our [...] read more»
2006 Best Lighting

Wolfers Lighting

Wolfers makes buying new lighting as easy as flipping a switch. The locally owned retailer's two sprawling stores showcase the latest in products and technology, [...] read more»
2005 Best Lighting

Wolfers Lighting

Lighting makes a room, and the selection at Wolfers can give any home a welcoming glow. The Allston gallery has fixtures for every space—indoor and [...] read more»
2004 Best Lighting

Italian Design

Outshining the competition is serious business at Italian Design, where high-wattage style emanates from futuristic floor lamps, funky ceiling fixtures, and warm, colorful bedside sconces. [...] read more»
2003 Best Lighting

Wolfers Lighting

Buying a light should be a hands-on experience, and at this interactive showroom it is. There's a dimmer, switch, or knob on nearly every wall, [...] read more»
2000 Best Lighting

City Lights Antique Lighting

Shed some light on the subject at this small Cambridge shop, which carries an impressive selection of unique fixtures made from 1850 to 1950. Best [...] read more»
1999 Best Lighting


Chandeliers, sconces—anything related to lights—are here, and as a bonus, Wolfers offers a specialized design group for those in search of lighting solutions for new [...] read more»
1998 Best Lighting, Fixtures


Adesso wins for its carefully edited selection of trendy pendants, sconces, lamps and track systems, all of the most refined design. Stainless steel, Murano glass, [...] read more»
1996 Best Lighting, Repair, Antique

Appleton Antique Lighting

This small shop just down from Coolidge Corner has a nice selection of antique lights, sconces, and chandeliers, but the proprietor's real skill is in [...] read more»
1996 Best Lighting, Fixtures, Hip


Unusual, funky fixtures displayed in a Fort Point Channel warehouse showroom. This isn't the place to come for full-service electrical supplies, but check it out [...] read more»