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The Wrap Lighting Collection Uses Glass Tubes To Create A Sculptural Appearance

December 28, 2018 Erin 0

  Design and manufacturing company SkLO have created the Wrap Collection, a series of three modern handblown glass lights.   The Wrap Pin Light Founded in 2009 by husband and wife design team Karen Gilbert and Paul Pavlak, and brothers Pavel and Petr Hanousek, SkLO designs the pieces and prototypes them in California, while the […]

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51 Mini Pendant Lights That Will Add Big Style to Any Space

December 18, 2018 HD Staff 0

Spaces both big and small sometimes call for a little extra flair. Be it a kitchen island that needs a splash of illumination or a bedroom begging for a bit of relaxed ambiance, look no further than a mini pendant light. Think of them as the icing on top an already fabulous design, they are […]

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51 Sputnik Chandeliers To Give Your Decor A Contemporary Edge

December 11, 2018 HD Staff 0

If your head is often in the clouds and beyond, then you can relate to the invention of this iconic chandelier. After the launch of the Soviet satellite Sputnik in 1957, everyone’s imagination was engulfed in space travel, especially the design world. Thus, birthed the Sputnik chandelier, an introduction of the Atomic Age into home […]

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Apparatus designs Los Angeles showroom to resemble moody paintings

November 21, 2018 Eleanor Gibson 0

Shadowy arcades, cracked flooring and “desaturated sunset tones” form the setting for New York lighting brand Apparatus’ first West Coast showroom in Los Angeles. A 5,000-square-foot (465-square-metre) renovated warehouse space in Hollywood’s McCadden Place has become the third location of the brand, following its first outpost in New York and a European hub in Milan.

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Product Of The Week: A Desk Lamp With A Mid-Air Suspended Switch

November 11, 2018 HD Staff 0

The cool Heng Balance lamp is a pleasure to look at and play with. Operated by magnets, the sheer tactile sensation of switching the device on and off can become addictive! See it in action in this video. Recommended Reading:  50 Unique Table Lamps That Help You Lighten Up Your Interior For more regular updates […]

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Product Of The Week: The Tizio Desk Lamp

October 28, 2018 HD Staff 0

Designed by Richard Sapper in 1972, the Tizio lamp looks like a modernist sculpture. This iconic piece uses a clever mechanism of counterweights to allow lamp adjustments without the use of a tightening knob or fastener. The arms safely and discretely conduct electricity as well, which means the power cord need only extend to the […]

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See How Studio Floris Wubben Make Their Lamp ‘Crystal Twist’ Using Torn Corian

July 31, 2018 Erin 0

  Studio Floris Wubben, in collaboration with Baars & Bloemhoff, have designed and devevloped the ‘Crystal Twist’ collection, that’s made using HI-MACS acrylic stone. Acrylic stone is normally used for sleek surfaces, like kitchen counters, however Floris Wubben has used it to produce lamps with a twisted, raw, and more organic appearance. During the design […]

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Tribeca dentist’s office becomes Allied Maker lighting showroom

July 21, 2018 Eleanor Gibson 0

The curved windows of Le Corbusier’s Ronchamp chapel influenced the series of arched nooks used for displaying lights at Allied Maker’s new showroom in New York. Located at 81 Franklin Street in Manhattan’s Tribeca neighbourhood, the space was formerly a dentist’s offices but now serves as Allied Maker’s first retail space. The brand will use

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Giant Lamps Installed In Manchester Represent The City’s Historical Innovation

July 3, 2018 Erin 0

  Art and design studio Arcylicize, has created ‘The Manchester Lamps’, which are five oversized lamps that illuminate the city of Manchester, England. Ranging from 3.4m to 6m tall, each lamp offers shelter and seating for people and incorporate electric heaters for the winter months. Each of the five lamps mark a significant local historical […]

Graypants Have Launched The Chrona Lighting Series

May 23, 2018 Erin 0

  Design studio Graypants have launched their latest collection, ‘Chrona’, which are a variety of dish pendant lights that can be hung individually or together to make a ‘constellation’ of lights.   The lights have have been designed to mimic the phosphorescent envelope found around stars, with Chrona emitting a luminous glow by combining spun […]

45 Beautiful Modern Chandelier Lights That Create Glamorous Interiors

April 18, 2018 HD Staff 0

There’s nothing that says glamour quite like a chandelier. Multi-armed, multi-faceted and glittering, their traditional homes in entrance foyers and over dining tables make quite the impression. We’ve put together 45 modern takes on the chandelier, built in a variety of materials and décor styles. Hang a silver chandelier that forms a straight line, with […]

Lucie Koldova Has Designed Jack o’Lantern Lamps For Brokis

April 17, 2018 Erin 0

  Designer Lucie Koldova has created Jack o’Lantern, a modern lighting element that has metal frames with a ‘pearl’ placed within them. Designed for lighting manufacturer Brokis, the ‘pearl’ is a handblown matte sphere, that’s placed within the geometric frame.   The light comes in a variety of options, like a pendant light, a table […]

50 Beautiful Globe Pendant Lights: From Metal To Glass To Paper

April 12, 2018 HD Staff 0

Nothing jazzes up a space quite like a globe pendant light. Whether hung over your dining table, illuminating your kitchen or creating harmony in your bedroom, globe pendants add elegance and style to areas we inhabit everyday. Our top fifty list of globe pendant lights takes you on a journey across different designs and materials […]

50 Beautiful Globe Pendant Lights: From Metal To Glass To Paper

April 12, 2018 HD Staff 0

Nothing jazzes up a space quite like a globe pendant light. Whether hung over your dining table, illuminating your kitchen or creating harmony in your bedroom, globe pendants add elegance and style to areas we inhabit everyday. Our top fifty list of globe pendant lights takes you on a journey across different designs and materials […]

These Lamps Need Either Coins Or Wind To Operate

April 9, 2018 Erin 0

  Kelly Durango and Mauricio Sanin of MOAK Studio have created two lamps that need additional actions other than turning on a switch to work.   The first is the DINA Lamp, made from PLA (plastic filament), ash wood, and copper. The designers explain “We have become light dependents and without it we would have […]

Mayice Studio Have Designed A Sculptural Glass Light Named Filamento

April 2, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Pablo Gomez Ogando   Madrid-based design firm Mayice Studio have created FILAMENTO, a sculptural lighting piece that’s made from a single piece of glass more than 3 feet (1m) long.   Photography by Pablo Gomez Ogando When talking about the design of the light, the designers mention, “When illuminated, its form and matter […]

The Design Of This Cafe Was Inspired By Travels To Italy And Indonesia

April 2, 2018 Erin 0

Photography by Wang Feilin   Giovanni Ferrara of Far Office has designed 101 Café, a new modern coffee shop in Changsha, China. Giovanni designed the cafe for his wife, Jenny, who loves traveling and visiting destinations like southern Italy and Indonesia. Taking inspiration from Italy and Indonesia, he set out to create a cafe that would have […]