Monday, December 27th, 2010

12:58 pm

Edison the Petit Lamp

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Fatboy, an outfit known for overstuffed bean bags, doesn’t normally grab our attention. However, with their small Edison the Petit lamp, they produce something which is both effective and simple enough to merit noting. Set for February delivery, and as…

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Tuesday, December 14th, 2010

2:30 pm

Normann ‘Norm 69′ Lamp

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In need of a (relatively) inexpensive lamp for Christmas for a design obsessed friend/partner? Here’s one that should be up your alley. Just make sure it’s not hanging too low, it looks sharp enough to cause accidents. (Normann)

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Friday, June 11th, 2010

10:30 am

Stalb Lamps by Kassen Lifestyle

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Curated puts us onto these Stalb Lamps by Kassen Lifestyle. “Kassen Lifestyle, a brand that “explores furniture through brutalist design,” has introduced a new lighting offering fitting of their mission. The Stalb Lamps sit on a concrete base (a wonderful…

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Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009

7:33 pm

Pinch Design Studio

Pinch Design Studio

Pinch Design Studio was founded in 2004 by the husband and wife team of Russel Pinch and Oona Bannon. Their furnishings are hand made to order, each piece designed to work in both the home and contract spaces. Pinch began…

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Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

10:30 am

Black+Blum Reading Light

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As much as we love our functional designs, we do enjoy a quirky piece from time to time. Take this reading light for instance. Is it practical? no. Is it functional? not really. But it is fun. It’s perfect as…

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Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009

6:43 pm

Christian Girard Azimuth Lamp

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Made in Design is offering these exact replicas of Christian Girard’s 1969 Azimuth Lamp. The lamp is placed on a completely mobile base allowing for easy movement and complete rotation of the spotlight. Head to the jump for further images.

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Thursday, March 12th, 2009

2:00 pm

‘Birdie Light’ lampshade

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Nylon Guys turns us onto this ‘Birdie light’ lampshade. Based on the shuttlecock, this is a rather bizarre choice for a lampshade. Badminton’s a long way from being a popular sport, but the result does work better than say, a…

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Thursday, February 26th, 2009

7:24 pm


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Objects great and small for both the home and public space from Eosmexico. Of note is the creative solution to gallery seating, which while not a hot topic is certainly a contested one.  Lighting from Eosmexico has some charm as…

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Thursday, May 29th, 2008

3:50 am

Refined Sugar

Refined Sugar

Cinncinnati’s Refined Sugar lighting studio is the work of sculptor Matt Kotlarczyk. His work, including "Refined Cereal," playing of the sugar rich cereal of youth, caught more than a few eyes at ICFF. Matt’s use of lighting extends to other…

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