Category Archives: Lighting
What’s been missing from my life all these years? Why, a light on a rope with an industrial pulley (and maybe even a crank), of course.
Exhibit A: chandelier in Trangallan restaurant, Newington Green, London
Exhibit B: Not your everyday bedside lamp
if you are not yet familiar with Muuto, here are a few more images of their furniture and lighting…
images from here
A very different kind of hotel experience which allows you to actually interact and “stay” within the installation, which just so happens to be a hotel room. Created by eight Japanese and Dutch designers.
images from DesignBoom
Sconces are the new black. You heard it here first.
Check out these mad and magical creations – like hats for your wall!
I adore spaces with an element of whimsy. Playing with scale is a fabulous way of achieving the whimsical effect. Some of my favourite haunts incorporate oversize objects which have the effect of transporting me to another, more magical world.
Soho House Berlin – with beds and headboards bigger than most New Yorkers’ apartments (we won’t even mention the showers).
The Clift Hotel in San Francisco with its giant chair.
Here are some inspirational ways that oversize furniture can be incorporated into a domestic space (read: your place!)…
my what a big lamp you have
oversize mirrors make one look thinner
a sofa with junk in the trunk