lighting for the home

Kartell’s Bourgie Lamp Reimagined by 14 Designers for the 10th Anniversary.

It’s been ten years since Kartell introduced Ferruccio Laviani’s Bourgie lamp to their collection. To celebrate the tenth anniversary, Kartell dreamt up a unique initiative for the January edition of Maison&Objet in Paris to celebrate the special occasion and invited 14 designers to re-imagine the now classic table lamp. (more…)

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Glass Balloon Ceiling and Wall Lamps Add A Festive Touch.

glass balloon lights

This collection of glass ceiling and wall light fixtures, Memory Lights, look just like balloons and were designed by Boris Klimek for Brokis. (more…)

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Turning Kitsch Into Couture. Teardrop Lighting by Bodo Sperlein.

Teardrop Lighting by Bodo Sperlein

Bodo Sperlein’s work for Lladro and Nymphenberg caught my eye years ago and since then, I’ve been a fan of his elegant pieces and home decor. His Red Berry and Dibbern Black Forest Dinnerware have long been atop my wishlist. Here’s yet another unique collection by Sperlein that preserves an endangered skill and turns it into contemporary pieces for the home. (more…)

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Blackboard Coated Pendant Lamps Are A Canvas For Creativity.

Blackboard Coated Pendant Lamps

These Blackboard Coated Pendant Lamps by In-Es ArtDesign double as a canvas for creativity. Available in various shapes and sizes, each can be doodled upon with chalk. (more…)

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Lampersand. An Ampersand Lamp Keeps Type Lovers Illuminated.

Ampersand lamp

The new Ampersand Lamp (or Lampersand) from Goodwin and Goodwin will illuminate any type lover’s life. Made in England, it’s white powder-coated metal with a red cord and makes a perfect bedside or table lamp for the font-friendly. (more…)

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