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Stacked Lights by Sander Wassink and Ma’ayan Pesach combine vintage glass with coloured resin

April 23, 2014

Milan 2014: these lamp shades by Eindhoven design graduates Sander Wassink and Ma'ayan Pesach are made from vintage and discarded glass stuck together with brightly coloured resin that creates a tinted light. Design Academy Eindhoven graduates Wassin...

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Plastic bottles woven with wicker form Chimbarongo shades for PET Lamps project

April 22, 2014

Milan 2014: designer Alvaro Catalan de Ocon has created a range of wicker lamp shades woven with old plastic bottles by artisans in Chile for his PET Lamps project (+ slideshow). Alvaro Catalan de Ocon and the PET Lamps team combined reused plastic ...

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Mirror Mirror On the Wall, Which Takes the Best Selfies of All

April 21, 2014

Love posting endless pictures of yourself online but hate that telltale arm reach in the picture that gives away the fact that you took it yourself? The SELFIE mirror from iStrategyLabs will take pictures of you and then post them to Twitter on your...

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Aluminium and timber light shades by Nick Sadowsky use gravity to maintain shape

April 21, 2014

Gravity keeps the aluminium and timber components of these lamp shades by industrial designer Nick Sadowsky locked together. The pieces on the Spindent Light don't use any screws or adhesives,...

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Grappa chandelier by Claesson Koivisto Rune hangs in strings of grape-like forms

April 17, 2014

Milan 2014: Swedish studio Claesson Koivisto Rune has created a modular chandelier, with strings of ovoid-shaped lights influenced by the shape of grapes hanging on a vine. Claesson Koivisto Rune's Grappa...

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MC Escher illustrations inform stands for glass lamps by Note Design Studio

April 16, 2014

Milan 2014: Swedish collective Note Design Studio has designed glass lamps mounted on wooden frames that the designers claim were influenced by mind-bending illustrations (+ slideshow). Stockholm-based Note Design Studio created the MCE Lamps for...

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