STONINGTON, Maine — Modernmaine, a new custom lighting company started by Stonington designer Julie Morringello, was awarded â€śBest In Showâ€ť in the Accessories category at the 2011 Providence Fine Furnishings Show, held October 21-23.
Morringello exhibited a customizable line of floor and pendant lights shaped like sea urchins, called â€śUniâ€ť. She also exhibited a large, custom-made chandelier called the â€śIngridâ€ť which is made of hundreds of wood disks hanging from a round steel frame.
Locally, the Uni lights may be seen at Lilyâ€™s cafĂ© in Stonington until December 1st. The Ingrid chandelier is also on view in the window of Sophieâ€™s Cup in Deer Isle village.
Julie Morringelloâ€™s work may also be seen on her website, www.modernmaine.com. To contact her or visit her Stonington studio, she may be reached at 367-0958.
Contact Name: Julie Morringello
Telephone Number: (207)367-0958