2 Apr
FAKASAKA's high design bronze odes to life & death

Founded by Fernando Akasaka in 2006, FAKASAKA is dedicated to making innovative, conceptual and exclusive design objects for the home — the coolest being these stunning Frankie Skull Lamps. They look like they’d be perfectly at home in the living room of high-caliber mortality obsessed aesthetes like Alexander McQueen, Damien Hirst or Masaaki Homma (and […]


28 Feb
Turkish designer Mert Gutav's promiscuous ode to Mad Men

If the world was like Mad Men, the Sexy Lamp would be more than a mere desk lamp — it would be a promiscuous suggestion noted for all the secretaries in the work place. However the world is not Mad Men, so instead it is just a simple desktop reminder about all that is good […]


27 Feb
South Korea design studio Monocomplex's Scene #1 lamp

Based on the image of a ‘Moon on the bough’, the Scene #01 illumination lamp symbolizes a set of ink-and-wash paintings that one might see as a scene through a window. Created by South Korean design studio Monocomplex, the lamp is essentially what it looks like to see the moon through trees, a quite simple […]


9 Nov
Nanan Lamp's infinitely cool lighting mechs

These little dudes are mad high on my Xmas list. You mean I can light up my pad with tiny gun-toting robots, rusted and ready for battle? Shit, I’m all over that. Nanan is the creator of these quirky lighting bots, all fitted with big lamps on their heads for ultimate functionality. Some of the […]


8 Nov
18K gold-plated or chrome finish pistol bedside lighting

Famed French product designer Philippe Starck‘s latest work for FLOS strikes a bold look, emulating the a 9mm gat which you can gleefully peruse the beautiful forms in your copy of Fräulein by. The Bedside Gun Table Lamp features a die cast aluminum lamp body with an over molded polymer coating, utilizing an electronic dimmer on the […]


17 May
Bookrest Lamp by Lee Sang Gin

What do you get you when you combine a bedside lamp and a book rest? The cleverly designed outline of a house that doubles as a low heat-emitting reading lamp. When you’re ready to hit the sack or go grab a drink from the fridge, simply leave your book open to whatever page you’re up […]


14 Feb
Velorbis and Lars Leikier's handbuilt stainless steel bike

A bicycle inspired by the timeless 1950’s choppers that icons like Brando and Dean rode in classic films, Velorbis and renowned Danish designer and blacksmith Lars Leikier came together to create this limited edition retro bike. The bicycle is hand-crafted in Denmark with a one of a kind patented steel frame, featuring a simple color […]


13 Jan
Mark Lauckhardt's Typography Furniture

Typography has become this year’s anthem to good design, and Mark Lauckhardt has found yet another way to incorporate it with something usually unrelated to typeface: furniture design. Lauckhardt has created a line that consists of a lamps, tables, chairs and couches all replicating different letters in the alphabet. The clean lines and modern design […]