Lighting

Tall&Tiny

A clever solution for anyone short on space or budget.

“Tall&Tiny are two sticker-lamps in Vinyl foil, that answer the desire/need for home furniture while considering the problem of ever-decreasing living space.”

Tiny, 30×20 cm: €29.00
Tall, 180×50 cm: €52.00

(This item’s link and price was updated 10/19/09.)

Purchase Information:

Price: €29.00
Availability: Buy Tall&Tiny here

Moon In My Room

I’m willing to fight anyone that says this is just for a kid’s room.

-Detailed light-up moon hangs on wall and shines just like the real thing
– Select any of 12 different phase settings
– Includes audio CD tour and infrared remote control
– Requires two AAA batteries and three AA batteries (not included)

10″ diam.

Purchase Information:

Price: $39
Availability: Buy Moon In My Room here

NOD Bedside Night Light by IC Design

I like the idea of being able to use this as storage for your phone or glasses so they’re right where you put them when you wake up.

“The NOD Light is a unique and functional bedside table light or wall mounted light. The design incorporates storage for the reader’s current book, as well as mobile phone, glasses, iPod, or other small item. Designed for the bedside but useful in a variety of places, the design includes a passage through the back to accommodate the recharger cord for a mobile phone or other device. 30W (equivalent to 100W) bulb included. 6.5 ft. white cord.”

13.4″ x 13.4″ x 5.9″

Purchase Information:

Price: $220.00
Availability: Buy NOD Bedside Night Light by IC Design here

Candleholder Flashlight by David Weeks

Look! It’s the repurposing of a the candleholder shape into a flashlight. This is pretty cool.

“This flashlight can be perfectly concealed on your bookcase or mantle top. It uses bright LED bulbs and is powered by 3 AA batteries (not included).”

Designed by David Weeks.

Purchase Information:

No longer available.

Funghi Lamps by Metalarte

With their reflective enamel coating, these lamps would be the jewels of a room setting.

“Capturing inspiration from nature’s funkiest shape, these porcelain mushroom lamps are lively and light. Their deep color and reflective surface comes from a baked enamel paint.”

White Funghi Lamp, 191/2″ x 113/4″, $750.00, Buy it here.

Black Funghi Lamp, 14″ x 6″, $560.00, Buy it here.

Blue Funghi Lamp, 15″ x 81/2″, $950.00, Buy it here.

Purchase Information:

Price: $750.00
Availability: Buy Funghi Lamps by Metalarte here

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Pyreness Wood Block, 100 Matches

So freaking cool. I would be hesitant to actually use any of the matches since it seems as more of a sculptural type of thing, but that’s just me.

“To use just break a match off the block and scratch it along the block to light.”

4″

Purchase Information:

Price: $48.00
Availability: Buy Pyreness Wood Block, 100 Matches here

Meridian Pendant Light

A superb choice for your lighting needs, this pendant has presence with its orderly walnut veneer rings.

“The Meridian light is a simple expression of form and movement, like the paths of electrons around a nucleus, planets around the sun, or like the symmetry that the tropics, meridians and poles impose on the unruly shapes of the continents and countries of the globe.”

Walnut veneer bands with aluminum canopy
16″ in diameter, 19 Watt 5″ globe CFL bulb

Purchase Information:

Price: $480.00
Availability: Buy Meridian Pendant Light here

Antler Table Lamp and Sconce by Jason Miller

I know these aren’t new, but when I saw them again yesterday the table lamp struck me as rather beautiful.

“Made completely out of ceramic, it creates that traditional rustic look but with a definite modern edge.”

Materials: Ceramic, 25 watt incandescent bulbs

Table Lamp: 8″W x 18″L x 6″H, $279.00
Sconce: 16″W x 8″L x 22″H, $319.00

Purchase Information:

Price: $279.00-$319.00
Availability: Buy Antler Table Lamp and Sconce by Jason Miller here

Stone-base Table & Floor Lamps

A natural stone base is sure to make these lamps stay put.

Spanish stone base, rustic white jute shade.

table lamp: 5″sq base x 30″h.
floor lamp: 7″sq base x 72″h.

Purchase Information:

Price: $129.00
Availability: Buy Stone-base Table & Floor Lamps here

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Model 265 Wall Lamp

An elegant solution to overhead lighting, this wall mounted lamp is counterbalanced so that you may fully adjust it to your needs.

“Paolo Rizzatto’s 1973 design offers the utility of a reading light and
space-saving functionality of a wall sconce in one elegant design.
Fully adjustable, Model 265 allows you to direct your flow of light
from counterbalanced steel stem, which attaches to the wall by a steel
bracket. Designed by Paolo Rizzatto for Flos®.”

5″w x 35″d x 81″h

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Purchase Information:

Price: $928.00
Availability: Buy Model 265 Wall Lamp here

Hermaphrodite Candle Set

I don’t know anyone who would spend $800 on a set of candles, but these certainly aren’t ordinary. I suppose if someone just absolutely loved them beyond belief the price wouldn’t matter so much.

100% beeswax

Aphrodite height: 9.75″
Hermes height: 8.5″

[posted by katie]

Purchase Information:

Price: $795.00
Availability: Buy Hermaphrodite Candle Set here

Pablo Tube Top Colored Small Table Lamps

Some refreshing color options are now available on Pablo Tube Top Lamps.

“A minimalist statement in form and proportion. Tube Top combines a
transparent formed acrylic base to support its elegant mesh fabric
shade in tension, steering away from conventional modes of
construction. Its lightweight shade appears to float freely, gently
tethered by its fabric cord.”

14″H x
4.5″D 
(Shade is 9 inches wide. Base is 4.6 inches wide)

Full range dimmer on cord.

[posted by katie]

Purchase Information:

Price: $99.00
Availability: Buy Pablo Tube Top Colored Small Table Lamps here

I-Club Table Lamp

The veneer used for the lampshade is quite lovely- that paired with the oblong shape makes for an altogether interesting light source.

“Hand made, its elegant and compact design is equipped with T-5 technology to ensure a minimum of energy consumption. In this way the ‘CLUB’ family achieves a duality between the warmth of ambient lighting and the illuminating power of fluorescent lights.”

Finishes available are white ash, cherry, red, green and grey tulip wood.

Shade: 15.7l x 2.8h, Total Height: 13.8h

Purchase Information:

Price: $657.00
Availability: Buy I-Club Table Lamp here

Torch

This pendant light would look pretty stunning in the right space. I can see it over a large scale dining table with high ceilings.

43.25″L x 13″W x 10″H 130″OAH


[posted by kris]

Purchase Information:

Price: $529.00
Availability: Buy Torch here

Nicolette Brunklaus Shady Tree Outside Lamp Shade

This piece is pretty pricey, but it would transform your space nicely.

16″h x 17.75″w at top and 21.25″w at bottom.


[posted by kris]

Purchase Information:

Price: $432.00
Availability: Buy Nicolette Brunklaus Shady Tree Outside Lamp Shade here