Friday, October 11, 2013

Kansas City's Finest: Barbara Cosgrove Lamps

Can you believe it is already time for another Kansas City's Finest? My, my, my where do the weeks go? So today I am sharing a local lamp talent that I happen to know and love personally, Barbara Cosgrove Lamps. So when I first moved here and started my day time job as an insurance broker, I came across a girl I work with who found out I had a design business on the side. She mentioned her mom made lamps etc and the cynic in me was thinking "yeah, yeah, yeah." I was like "who is your mom?" And she is like "Barbara Cosgrove." Insert mouth gaping open on my end. Followed by me saying "so your mom is famous?" She was gracious enough to take me to her mom's warehouse and introduce me to the entire team plus tour the offices and the site. Can I just say, it is more amazing than anything you could ever imagine. 
In the offices of Barbara Cosgrove
When it comes to lamps, Barbara knows her stuff. Each and every piece is more unique than the next and I have to say, I jones to put her pieces in each and every install I do. I am so proud to have such vision and talent within my city limits. Just check out all of the amazing stuff she is doing. 







 

12 comments:

  1. I've been eyeing that foo lamp at a local shop. I had no idea it was made by a KC girl. Now I want it even more!

    ReplyDelete
  2. Love Barbara Cosgrove! And I cannot believe you know her or her daughter. Amazing!!!

    ReplyDelete
  3. Love her blue foo dog lamp!!! So cool. Used a pair in a design once!!

    So fun you got to go to her studio!!

    http://reuschinteriordesign.blogspot.com

    ReplyDelete
  4. She is so talented. How fun for you to know her.

    ReplyDelete
  5. Hi Lindsey, they are all gorgeous! Barbara Cosgrove is so talented!
    Did you know that I live in Kansas City?

    xoxo
    Karena
    Art by Karena

    ReplyDelete
  6. I pined over the BC white baroque chandelier for about a year and managed to save up enough to get it this year. It is the crowning glory of my home. Now I have my sights set on the Jake lamp (because we rescue greyhounds). Also, I went to her site and just realized that ZGallerie is selling several knock-offs of her designs. BC is a leader in the lighting industry and that woman can do no wrong in my book!

    ReplyDelete
  7. berita supernova - Menyediakan Berita Terbaru dan Info Menarik

    Menyediakan berita terbaru, terhangat serta info menarik lainnya seperti Peristiwa, Berita Mancanegara, Tips Menarik, Kriminal, Kesehatan, Viral

    Peristiwa | Berita Mancanegara | Tips Menarik
    Kriminal | Kesehatan | Viral

    ReplyDelete
  8. Domino Halo | Agen Poker Tepercaya

    Mari gabung bersama kami di Domino Halo
    * Bonus Referal 20%
    * Bonus T.O mingguan sebesar 0.5%
    * Minimal deposit RP.20.000
    * Jackpot tercepat

    DOMINOHALO - Agen Poker Terpercaya | Texas Poker | Poker Online | DominoQQ Online | BandarQ Online | Agen Poker Terpercaya Se-Indonesia

    ReplyDelete
  9. Corona Prevention Tips

    Personal tools: Use your own shaver and trim, as well as comb, toothbrush, and personal towels.
    Garbage: Wear gloves when collecting garbage, and it should be disposed of in the waste collection box.
    Face the Corona virus
    Home Stone: I know that the most you can do in confronting the virus is staying home, not going out and avoiding gatherings.
    Sneezing: The virus spreads during sneezing, so put your face in an elbow, or place your face in a handkerchief, the important thing is that the spray does not spread all around you.
    Avoid the casualties: When you suspect colds for others, avoid approaching them, and move a meter or three feet away from him.
    شركة تعقيم بخميس مشيط
    شركة تعقيم بالرياض
    شركة تعقيم بجدة
    شركة تعقيم بالدمام

    ReplyDelete
  10. He didn't sound like Sarah Koenig of Serial or Roman Mars Michael Kors Outlet Online of 99 % Invisible. They sounded wonderful, Kumanyika thought. "They also sound like white people," he writes in a Coach Purses On Clearance much shared article at Transom that was reposted at BuzzFeed. His mother was a disgrace wailing and ranting that her son had suffered MK Outlet Store enough. Had she no respect for the family of Tyler Clementi who was sitting there suffering the loss of their beloved son? The judge was way too lenient. My fear is this will now set Nike Air Force 1 Cheap Outlet a precedent for future cases where anyone can bully and harrass someone and Coach Outlet Clearance Sale it will lead to suicide and the person wiho did the bullying will not be Michael Kors Bags Outlet held accountable!.

    DBpedia is a triple based binary relational database which contains 3 billion, and counting, facts derived from Wikipedia. Ideally, individuals Coach Outlet Online should be able to access semantic web triple store data through natural language queries. Several attempts have been made to create natural Coach Outlet Clearance Sale language (NL) query interfaces to DBpedia.

    ReplyDelete

You are the best, the most, the everything.