The Energy Efficient Lighting Gift Guide

Originally posted November 2016, Updated for the 2017 Holiday Season

Whether you dread the holidays for the added stress they bring or you find yourself counting down the days until they finally arrive, one fact remains: The holiday season is officially upon us. That means people far and wide are scrambling to find the perfect gifts for the folks they care about most, which, of course, is no easy feat. If that sounds like you or anyone you know, then consider giving the gift of green. And by green, we don’t mean money.

With climate change rearing its head, green living and sustainability have never been more important than they are today, which makes energy-efficient lighting a no-fail gift for virtually anyone in your life. Not only will it light up the lives of your loved ones, but it will protect our precious planet in the process.

Not sure where to begin? Then check out the below lighting product suggestions where you’re sure to find a little something for everyone on your list.

For Your Favorite Student

Sunpark LED Desk Lamp

Protect the environment and your favorite student’s eyes by giving them this versatile and contemporary LED desk lamp. Its pared-back appearance will slide seamlessly into virtually any aesthetic it’s placed in while it emits ample yet comfortable light for reading and studying at length without straining the eyes.

For the New Homeowner

Sunpark Floor Lamp

One of the most difficult aspects of moving into a new house is actually filling that house in a way that makes it look like a warm and inviting home. Giving a new homeowner an energy-efficient floor lamp will not only illuminate your loved one’s new digs, but it’ll help them fill up any empty corners that they can’t quite figure out what to do with style-wise.

For the Trendsetter

Bulbrite Nostalgic Globe LED Filament Bulb

If you have your finger on the pulse of interior trends, then you probably know that filament lightbulbs are huge right now, which makes them a perfect gift for the trendiest people in your life. Equally suitable and stylish for a small dorm room or a massive mansion, you can’t go wrong with this trendy bulb. You might even want to get one for yourself, too.

For Lovers of the Great Outdoors

ATG Electronics LED Flood Light Fixture

Even the most beautiful landscaping will fall seriously flat if it doesn’t have adequate lighting to properly showcase it. If you have someone in your life who takes pride in their outdoor landscape, then delight them with a dimmable flood light (or three). How much light it emits is fully customizable, so it’s easy to create the perfect outdoor ambiance for any season, or occasion.

For the Elegant Interior Decor Enthusiast

Sunpark Wall Sconce

Wall sconces can be used as an elegant alternative to overhead lighting, or they can simply supplement the lighting that’s already there. But, perhaps more importantly, no matter how they’re used, they look gorgeous doing it. The home decor lovers you know will be thrilled to add a few of these versatile, energy-efficient enhancements to their interior styles.

For Your Special Someone

Sunpark Vanity Light

Don’t let your significant other prepare to take on the day with inadequate lighting. Instead, give them a beautiful bathroom vanity light fixture to illuminate the face you love so much. This one in particular will mix well with nearly any style sensibility while making every morning a whole lot easier to navigate. In other words, you really can’t go wrong with this gift idea.

For the Green Thumb

SimuLight LED Indoor Grow Light Fixture

Know anyone with a green thumb? Then show ‘em how much you care by giving them a horticultural light to aid all of their growing endeavors. With this indoor grow light, they won’t have to wait for the right weather or move to a new climate to grow their favorite plants; they can grow them with ease right in the comfort of their home no matter the time of year or their location.

For the Safety Conscious

Mule Lighting Head for Emergency Lights

Nothing is needed more in case of an emergency than adequate lighting. Save the people you care about from going dark in an emergency situation by gifting them one of these emergency lighting solutions. It works by way of remote so it’s incredibly easy to use and extremely accessible if and when an emergency situation should occur.

For the Contemporary Style Lover

Bulbrite Desk Lamp

The modern geometric lines and sleek silhouette of this desk lamp will instantly add a pop of fresh style to any room it’s in. That makes it a perfect gift for the more style-conscious loved ones in your life. Plus, this lamp’s rich blue hue is neutral enough to blend with any aesthetic while retaining a quiet, vibrant quality that will add a touch of visual intrigue.

The gift of lighting is one of the few gifts out there that anyone can use, so take advantage of one (or all) of the aforementioned suggestions to light up the lives of the people you love most.

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