Into the Light

If you’re looking for something special to brighten up the living room or add a new centerpiece to the office, you’ve got to check out Early Electrics ( in Peekskill. Run by father-son team Steve and Dan Erenberg, Early Electrics has a wonderful collection of lighting curiosities that become the focal point of any room they inhabit. “We spend a lot of time working on our pieces, so you won’t find anything like what we have in the shop; everything is unique,” Steve says.

Steve has appeared on two episodes of the History Channel’s American Pickers and a dozen episodes of Oddities on the Discovery Channel, as a consultant and to help price rare pieces of Americana. Early Electrics offers one-of-a-kind creations wrapped in a kitschy-cool package for homeowners of all stripes.