2 Nov
Alex Garnett's odes to mortality in bone china

Yes, Halloween’s over but our tastes for mortality-influenced designs are not. Alex Garnett’s Goliath pendant skull lamps fit the bill too a tee — the UK-based designer handmakes these skull lamps out of beautiful high end bone china, creating something that is both delicate and also strangely chilling at the same time. Cast an eerie […]


14 Oct
Blinky, Pinky, Inky and Clyde...in lamp form

If you’re afraid of the dark,or just need some ghostly illumination to keep your work area well lit, then may we suggest the Pac-Man Ghost Lamps. If you’re like me, maybe you always felt that Pac-Man was kind of an intrusive a-hole, what with always going into the Ghost’s labyrinth and eating all their fruits […]


Ever wake up in the night with a cold sweat and reach for the pistol that isn’t there next to your bed? Well the Gun collection by Philippe Starck will cure that problem, while allowing one to feel a bit more masculine and secure when being slowly lulled to sleep. Starck meant to have the […]


3 Jun
Flat Light not only looks like a desklamp, butit does its job as well

The ultra thin and ultra clever Flat Light poster is simplicity distilled. Designed by Finn Magee of the UK, it is simply a 16.5″ x 23.5″ printed poster of a desklamp outfitted with LED lights to make it a light source you can tack onto your wall just about anywhere. The light it emanates is […]


18 Feb
When Star Wars and furniture battle

There’s a lot to like about this table and lamp inspired by the AT-ATs from Empire Strikes Back. It’s pretty clear that we like AT-ATs and all things Star Wars no matter how ludicrous (tauntaun sleeping bag, anyone?), so this is a natural match. But what takes it one step further is that the design […]


Reading through Ji Young Shon’s bio kinda makes me feel like a slouch. Right now she’s attending the Royal College of Art in London. Before she left her country of Korea to go to art school, she received a degree in physics and Computer Information and Electronic Engineering and worked at a molecular biology lab […]