Aeon Rocket strikes a fine balance between a simple steel/aluminium upper shade and a gauzy lower shade. However, the impression of lightness is created by hours and hours of meticulous manual work. 8 light bands made of recyclable polypropylene are carefully woven together into 100 and 98 round openings respectively, allowing the light to stream through unhindered.
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In line with its dedication to marketing products that contribute to energy savings, the designer lamp company B.lux has launched a new version of the Ilde pendant lamp. This decorative lighting classic, designed by Catalonia’s David Abad, is now made in a fluorescent version, which guarantees less consumption and optimal lighting.
Reminding a bit on a cavern itself, these lamps are inspired by carbide lanterns from the past, originally used by miners. The light is diffused by reflection, creating a gently faded glow on the inner surface of the ceramics, while the cable covered with fabric doubles as a handle to easily move the lamp from one spot to another.
Matera Olla lamps collection takes shape like an expression of contrasts and adopts earthenware as a coloring component. An homage to simplicity of the Italian territories, where also nature inserts itself into social and cultural contexts of the human being, becoming subject of language and expression.
Do you love to wake up with the sunrise? Then this lamp for you! Image of rising sun was used when creating a lamp “Sunrise” by Natalia Rumyantseva. The warm red light of the sun will fill your friends houses with a unique energy, reminding of the Japanese tradition that considers that the light of the sunrise holds happiness and prosperity.
François Chambard’s Craft System lamps (N˚16 to N˚ 21) consist of multiple variations of a simple shape, showcasing work that “transcends the quality of the mass-produced and the quality of the handmade” says the designer. They also operate off-the-grid, self-sufficient without reliance on public utilities.
Diamond Light is laser cut from a single sheet of stainless steel and assembled by hand. The profile of the assembled lamp (see the video below to watch Barton assembling a prototype) creates triangulated stress patterns in the steel, forming an intriguing play of light and diamond-cut look, giving the lamp it’s name.
The shape of the Blom table lamp relies on the subtle interaction between its leaf-like parts, in the way that a flower is formed by its petals. Its design is inspired by the process of growth, which underlies the emergence of many shapes in nature. Traces of this approach can even be found in the striking grain pattern on the legs.
This floor lamp is made with wooden clothes clips. Yes, those clips which we use for drying clothes! It makes a beautiful and soft shadow on the floor and on the walls when it’s turned on. The light goes gently between the clips and makes a sensation of warm and blazing fireplace. The shade is supplied with white cable and lamp holder.