ISSUE 40  |  North by Northwest

High/Low: Simple Ceiling Light

October 04, 2012 3:30 PM

BY Izabella Simmons

The Alabax light fixture from Schoolhouse Electric has been haunting us lately (see yesterday's Ace Hotel post). For the price-conscious buyer, West Elm offers a similar-looking lamp for about half the price. Which one is your pick?

Above: The Alabax Surface fixture is available in white and black porcelain and is $135.

Above: The metal Contour Semi-Flush Fixture is $69 from West Elm. It is available in white and nickel finish.