Still Searching for That Perfect Gift? Here Are a Few Ideas

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Are you still searching for that perfect gift? Look no further than Connecticut Lighting Center’s Restoration Lighting Gallery in Hartford. From vintage finds to decorative pieces, you won’t leave empty handed.

One unique gift idea is to restore a family heirloom. The store’s experts can transform worn out vintage pieces to their former glory.

Another fun gift idea is to create a one-of-a-kind, personalized lamp.

“We can make a lamp out of anything,” said Vice President Todd Director. “We’ve done fire trucks. We’ve done golf bags.”

A gift idea everyone would love is a framed picture. You can take it up a notch with a vintage frame found a Restoration Lighting Gallery.

“Frames are everywhere today, but nice frames are hard to find,” Director said.

If you’re searching for that perfect gift for that beach lover, the store carries oyster shaped pottery, hand crafted in Maine.

“It’s a really great gift,” Director said. “It’s also a great gift to buy yourself and put on the table.”

And you can’t leave restoration lighting gallery without checking out their Michael Aram collection of home accessories

“It’s new for us this year,” Director explained. “We’re really excited about it. The following that Michael Aram has is incredible.”

If you’re still not sure what to get, you can always give a gift certificate to Restoration Lighting Gallery. For more information, visit

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