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7 Lights for Your Wishlist
From timeless classics to the new and revolutionary, we take a look at 7 of the best lights from our collection to give you inspiration for your home.
The lighting that you choose for your room can completely transform the look and feel of the space, to the point where it might just be one of the most important things to get right in your home. Whether you want to create a relaxed atmosphere or make a statement with a stand-out pendant light, we take a look at 7 of the best lighting solutions to bring a touch of style to your interior.
Northern Lighting Acorn Pendant Light Grey
Why? It’s simple, sleek and versatile.
The Northern Lighting Acorn Pendant Light Grey by Atle Tveit.
The concept is simple: an acorn shell, left hollow and empty after the ripened nut has broken free. However, it’s this simplicity and familiarity that makes the Northern Lighting Acorn Pendant Light such a beautiful piece of design, with its streamlined shape and intriguing ‘stem’ of oak wood. This timeless Nordic pendant light would make a stylish addition to any room of the home, whether you suspend it in your bedroom or above the dining table for a striking centrepiece.
Wrong for Hay Turn On Table Lamp
Why? It’s clever, intriguing and great value for money.
The Wrong for Hay Turn On Table Lamp by Joel Hoff
Twist on, twist off. Designed by Joel Hoff for Wrong for Hay, the Turn On Table Lamp is a joy to use and a pleasure to look at. The sturdy base can be rotated with one smooth motion to turn the lamp on and off or adjust the level of light for optimum illumination. With its small size and low price point, the Turn On Table Lamp makes the ideal gift.
Northern Lighting Say My Name Table Lamp
Why? It’s unusual, multi-functional and mystical.
The Northern Lighting Say My Name Table Lamp by Morten & Jonas.
Reminiscent of the dreamy Nordic night sky or the gentle ripple of calm water, the Northern Lighting Say My Name Table Lamp is a table lamp with a difference. Made from mouth-blown glass in misty purple-grey hues, this prominent design by Morten & Jones can also be hung from the ceiling as a pendant light, making it a highly multi-functional piece of design.
Flos Copycat Table Lamp
Why? It’s sophisticated, striking and perfectly balanced.
The Flos Copycat Table Lamp by Michael Anastassiades.
Michael Anastassiades always knows how to bring simple elements together to create a stand-out piece of design and the Flos Copycat Table Lamp is no exception. Formed from 2 touching spheres with an LED light source, the Copycat Table Lamp omits a soft diffused light, making it the perfect table lamp for decorative display. The base is available with a Gold, Copper, Black Nickel or Polished Aluminium finish.
Brokis Memory Ceiling Light
Why? It’s fun, playful and designed to spark the imagination.
The Brokis Memory Ceiling Light by Boris Klimek.
It’s true; many of the designs that we love and admire have some kind of nostalgic element to them, whether it be the form, materials or processes behind the design. Boris Klimek took the familiar aesthetic of a balloon and turned it into a lighting design to interact with, both in a visual and physical sense. The hanging string of the ‘balloon’ is used to turn the ceiling light on and off, with the light source being located within the hand-blown glass shade. We feel like children again!
Anglepoise Type 75 Maxi Floor Lamp
Why? It’s smooth, adjustable and intelligently designed.
The Anglepoise® Type 75™ Maxi Floor Lamp by Sir Kenneth Grange.
When buying from Anglepoise®, you can always rest-assured that the quality will be absolutely impeccable and this is definitely the case with the Type 75™ Maxi Floor Lamp. Experimenting with a contemporary adaptation of the original Anglepoise® aesthetic, Sir Kenneth Grange produced the Type 75™ Maxi Floor Lamp with a modernist approach in mind. The lamp is fitted with Anglepoise’s constant tension spring technology and is smooth to adjust.
Marset Funiculi Wall Light
Why? It’s timeless, unassuming and can be rotated 360 degrees.
The Marset Funiculi Wall Light by Lluís Porqueras.
Originally designed in 1979 and readapted in 2013 into a contemporary wall light and desk lamp, the Marset Funiculi Light is the perfect example of how designer Lluís Porqueras has always sought absolute simplicity in his designs. With its stripped-back aesthetic and focus on the functional elements, the Funiculi Light expresses its beauty effortlessly and modestly, making it the perfect versatile choice for many different styles of interior.
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