The World of Sconces


A sconce is a wall  fixture, originally used to shield a candle to prevent it from blowing out. The word sconce  is derived from the Latin absconsus, and the French esconce. The reason for this word choice is that the fixture ensconces, or shelters, the light source.  Sconces held candles that were used for illuminating rooms before electricity was invented.  … [Read more...]

Quoizel Vetreo — Create Your Own Bath Light


Quoizel Senior Designer/BOD Todd Phillips describes the innovation behind Quoizel's Vetreo collection, which combines hand-painted glass tile with the smart technology of LED. Not only can you select from our pre-coordinated finishes, tile patterns, and glass shades, but you can uniquely customize these lights and mirrors with your own tile and stone. All Vetreo … [Read more...]

The World of Mirrors


Mirrors are a great design accessory and when strategically placed, a mirror can liven a room making it appear larger and brighter.  Here are examples of beautiful mirrors used to enhance great design. Quoizel's Jasper mirror is a lighthearted, whimsical look for the modern or contemporary bath, this mirror features curved lines and a fun, unconventional … [Read more...]

Wishing all a Happy Holiday!

Spring 3

 Quoizel's offices will be closed on Friday, April 6th and will reopen on Monday, April 9th. We would like to wish our employees and customers, a Happy Passover, Happy Easter, Happy Spring....Happy Everything!! … [Read more...]