Adorable Japonesque Lamps That Look Geisha Heads!

I just love these sweet Japonesque pendant lamps designed by Lorenzo Bozzoli for Dutch brand Moooi. With a silhouette shaped like the chignon-topped wigs worn by Geishas, these glazed ceramic suspension lights are embellished with either a Koi Carp Tattoo or Peach Cherry Blossoms on the interior. (more…)

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Delightfully Unconventional Light Fixtures from Italy

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As Designer and Art Director for Karman of Italy, Matteo Ugolini is behind some of the most unique and unconventional light fixtures you can find for commercial or private residences. Which is exactly what he’d set out to do when he started the brand in 2005 along with CEO Davide Diamantini. And they just keep bringing us more. (more…)

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New Jaime Hayon Scuba Lights Inspired by Deep Sea Diver’s Helmets

Few designers combine whimsy with functionality as well as Jaime Hayon. Unveiled at this year’s Salone del Mobile 2017 are his new collection of updated pendant lights inspired by deep sea diver’s helmets for Bosa. (more…)

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3D Printing Meets 19th Century Porcelain: Modern Lithophane Lights

3D Printed Ceramic Lights by Beth Lewis-Willams

London-based designer Beth Lewis-Williams combines the romance of 19th century diffused lit porcelain lithophanes with today’s 3D printing techniques, contemporary urban scenery and the latest in LED lighting. (more…)

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Stalaclights – Upside Down Skyscrapers Attached to LED Lightbulbs.

Stalaclights skyscraper pendant lamps

Stalaclights are 3D printed bulbshades that give the illusion of skyscrapers growing directly down from a pendant lamp. Available in three different designs, the LED lights designed by David Graas for Layers will add an urban architectural twist to your interior. (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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