Friday, 24 May, 2019

Lighting

Art Of Glass

Image Above: Original BTC Mini Globe wall light £259 An offshoot of one of Britain’s great nineteenth-century glassworks, Original BTC acquired Birmingham-based English Antique Glass in 2011 with the aim of introducing new audiences to ancient glassblowing techniques. Pictured below, Master Glassblower Walter gathers silica sand – a mineral compound – on a blowing iron. He works it by hand ... Read More »

So, Just When Did Bathroom Lighting Get So Stylish?

The bathroom has historically been the one room where even the most stalwart design enthusiasts seem to end up heading to a local DIY store to pick from a poor selection of lighting options, So the fact that lighting specialists, Fritz Fryer, now offer an ever-growing range of bathroom lights means we can all breathe a sigh of relief that ... Read More »

Looking For The Ultimate Christmas Gift For His Desk This Christmas?

What do you buy the stylish man who has everything?  The Aston Desk Lamp, handmade and hand-blown in the UK, the Aston Lantern design is inspired by a love of clock and watch design, and makes the perfect Christmas gift for any man that can spot great design a mile off! Designed by Simon Wallis-Smith, with its steampunk aesthetic, its ... Read More »

Sneak Preview In Kortrijk And Cologne: Cubit Exhibits Its New Modular Product At Autumn Trade Fairs

Cubit is passionate about individuality and modularity is the key: Every piece is unique and can be changed at any time. The furniture label from Düsseldorf is showcasing a new, soon to be available, product at Biennale Interieur (18-22/10/2018, Kortrijk) and Orgatec (23-27/10/2018, Cologne): the modular Cubit Lamp. Jeannette Bastisch and Ariane Ernst have designed a modular  lampsystem  for the ... Read More »

Fantastic Materials Combine – Solid Radiata Pine & Brass Bollard Lights

‘Bright Innovation’ is the ultimate concept behind Northamptonshire based Outdoor and Garden Lighting specialists Lumena. They have recently collaborated with fellow landscaping suppliers M&M Timber, to present an exciting new range of Solid Timber path lights. Exclusive to Lumena, this range of impressive wooden path lights are crafted from heavy duty Radiata Pine. This amazing material is sourced from South ... Read More »

Holloways Of Ludlow Present Hand-Made Lighting From Artisan British Glass Blower – Jonathan Rogers

Holloways of Ludlow is delighted to present the latest hand-blown, contemporary lighting collection from British-born designer and craftsman, Jonathan Rogers. Jonathan’s simplistic, yet beautifully detailed designs are fully hand-made using complex traditional blowing and finishing techniques. Much of his work features multiple overlays of colour and clear glass, which are revealed through the cold working process. Techniques such as cutting, ... Read More »

Holloways Of Ludlow Present New Crystal Pleated Lighting Range From Marc Wood Studio

Holloways of Ludlow is delighted to showcase the new ‘Crystal Pleated’ lighting collection from Marc Wood Studio, which includes a stunning range of ceiling pendants, a side table light and a floor standing lamp. Handmade in Bohemia in the Czech Republic and London, this debut collection from Marc Wood Studio draws upon Marc’s personal love for Czech artisan glasswork and ... Read More »

Berlin Lamp By Christophe Pillet

Christophe Pillet designs Berlin, an object that calls into question the common understanding of the ceiling light, turning its traditional discreet character upside down to transform it into an elegant and decorative feature. Available in the ø40 ceiling version or the ø30 version for use either as a ceiling light or wall light, Berlintakes the form of a thick metal ... Read More »

Cable & Cotton Lights Go Outdoors!

Every Summer-time our customers ask us, ‘Can we use your lights outdoors?’ We all want to extend our living space in the warmer months – our balconies, patios and gardens become our new living rooms by day and at night too, as we cook up BBQs and eat al fresco. How nice to brighten these spaces up a bit – ... Read More »

Illuminated Garden Furniture Is Lighting The Way

The Space Age, retro styled, EXO range from MY Furniture is a stunning outdoor lighting furniture and accessory range that will light up your garden, patio or balcony from just £44.99! The EXO range comes in a wide range of styles, including an Easy Chair, Table Light, Ice Bucket, Cube Light and small and large Sphere Lights.  Made from tough, ... Read More »