Octo pendant by Secto design

When visiting Finland and the Habitare fair during Helsinki design weekI noticed the traditional use of  birch wood. In every store you could find baskets made of woven birch wood. Boxes of subtly woven birch bark and small objects. The founder of Secto Design, Tuula Jusélius and designer Seppo Koho, both share a respect for […]

Bennet Schlesinger lamps

Previously I wrote a post about the home of Danielle Bernstein, If you had a look at the video you might have seen the beautiful little lamp on her kitchen island. After some research, and rewatching the video while trying to catch the name. I found the maker of the lamps and his Instagram account […]

A lighting and furniture design studio in Mallorca

Looking online for ceiling spotlights I came across Contain, a lighting and furniture design studio by Mauricio Obarrio and Juan Peralta with a workshop in sunny Mallorca. The island where they decided to live. Inspired by the local culture, their mission is to facilitate aesthetic innovation and the exploration of materials. Their collection is therefore […]

Odyssey collection by Schwung

When visiting Amsterdam based Venu, a lifestyle and work place for creatives and entrepreneurs. My eye caught the floor lamp by Schwung. The lamp consists of a solid brass foot and a colonnade of six light sources of frosted glass and is part of the Odyssey collection. Schwung lighting Concept Founded by Belgium Dominique Sente […]

Sculptural design by Alicja Strzyzynska

Alicja Strzyzynska is a designer and interior architect who completed her Masters of Arts Degree in Product Design and Visual Communication at Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts. After working in Tokyo with Torafu Architects she is now based in Amsterdam where she previously worked with Tommy Hilfiger & Calvin Klein. I discovered her sculptor work […]

Beautiful lighting and furniture by New York Coil + Drift

The good thing about our design community and following like minded people online is I often come across unexpected design or a design company I didn’t know or lost out of sight. Same with New York based Coil + Drift How could I not fall in love with the Yama table lamp. This circular table […]

A huge chandelier by Neptune glasswork

With a background in both Engineering and Fine Arts, Uri Davillier began Neptune Glassworks in 2000 with the goal of building a brand that exemplifies thoughtful design and meticulous attention to detail. Trained in glass, ceramics, and sculpture, Uri has honed his craft over the last decade and continues to produce both functional designs, as well as […]

A beautiful bronze light sculpture called ‘Artists Hand’

Love to introduce Niamh Barry and her beautiful first lamp in the series of pieces titled ‘Artists Hand’. Niamh creates unique light sculptures predominantly in bronze and LED and is recognized as an early adopter and innovator in the use of LED technology. She attributes this technology as allowing her to ‘draw’ with light and bronze. In […]

Three favourite design lamps by Danish Anour

Being a huge fan of Anour for years I was really happy to add one of their beautiful Divar lamps to my kitchen recently. Since then you probably have seen the three meter wall lamp in a beautiful browned brass several times pictured on my blog and Instagram. Anour is a well established design label […]