NEWBURGH, NY—New York-based interior designer Jamie Drake has signed a multi-year contract with Hudson Valley Lighting to design a series of collections.
The first “Jamie Drake for Hudson Valley Lighting” collections will launch at Dallas International Lighting Market in January 2016.
Drake’s partnership with Hudson Valley Lighting underscores the company’s position in the design community as a manufacturer of high quality products created from a “design first” approach. Drake, from his design studio in Manhattan will work closely with the Hudson Valley team to bring his own signature style and design aesthetic while maintaining the Hudson Valley Lighting genre.
Drake is also known for his collaborations with other high-end luxury brands, including a new rug collection with Stark carpet, bath fixture ensembles for French atelier THG-Paris, rugs for Safavieh, furniture lines for Theodore Alexander and Lewis Mittman and bath accessories for Labrazel. Drake also has first-hand experience in lighting as he has designed custom and one-off light fixtures for some of his past projects.
“In the last few years, Hudson Valley Lighting has continued to add modern, contemporary elements into our classic, traditional designs – and Jamie Drake is sure to add a new spin in a similar fashion,” said Brent Fields, VP of Hudson Valley Lighting. “This collaboration couldn’t have come at a better time, and we are excited to work closely with him on new designs that will take Hudson Valley to the next level. This collaboration is sure to excite our current customer base, sales team and entice others to take notice of our luxury lighting brand.”