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Star Wars Lamps

Star Wars Lamps

All you Star Wars geeks out there, be ready to freak out. Even if you think you have all the star wars memorabilia, think again. There is a new super cool way to light you house, room, office or whatever. Star Wars lamps have been created, and i must say they are pretty kick ass(…)

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Next Generation Allspark?

Next Generation Allspark?

This is one of those inventions that is easier to believe once you have seen the many functions that it would have than just being told about it. Explaining such a cube is a lot harder than i thought it would be. The WonderCube is easily compared to the Allspark, if you know what i(…)

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Honeycomb wall

Honeycomb wall

These walls almost scream “chaos”, but taking a closer look, there is roughly nothing that these walls wouldn’t be good for. The Helix furniture systems acceptable advantage of being able to unmistakably manifest onto any shape or sized walls makes them easy and suitable for any room in the house. The Helix  furniture walls can be(…)

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For You, By You

For You, By You

If you’ve ever built something yourself, you know the joy that comes from assembling something with your own hands. It enables you to enjoy what you’ve built even more, as well as saving you money on some assembly and shipping costs. That’s why designer Haim Evgi designed the KAVO DIY table lamp to be flat(…)

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Powered Flower

Powered Flower

Flowers open their petals to allow sunshine in, so why not have a lamp that open to allow light out? In making a flower-themed lamp that goes beyond aesthetic, designer Constantin Bolimond has created the BLOOM lamp, a beautiful pendant lamp with petals that open and close to constrict or let out the light. Flower(…)

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Keep It Light

Keep It Light

Home office spaces and design areas are an important source of efficient design, as well as organized workspace and goof lighting! Combining all these elements while still managing to provide plenty of workspace can be tough. That’s why designer Tommaso Guerra has created a beautiful but simple workspace desk for the home office. Work desks(…)

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MOW and Then

MOW and Then

Good lighting in your home or workspace is important, especially if you are a writer or someone who works late at night. And as different light settings are needed for different times of day or activities, it’s important to have lighting that is versatile as well. All of this is offered by designer Emilie Deltort in(…)

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Light Prescription

Light Prescription

No matter where you are in the world, we could all use more light. Emergency lights and portable light are especially necessary, whether camping in the wilderness or experiencing a power outage. Knowing the importance of readily available lighting, designer Saumya Arora has created the Ignite light. Shaped like a pill capsule, it is easy(…)

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Tie the Knot in the Ribbon

Tie the Knot in the Ribbon

Everyone knows that weddings are one of the most special moments in a couple’s life, so why not have it in one of the most magical locations in the world? That was the idea behind the Ribbon Wedding Chapel, designed by Hiroshi Nakamura & NAP Co. A beautiful structure situated beside the Inland Sea of Japan,(…)

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The Second Time Around

The Second Time Around

Upcycling materials that would otherwise be considered trash is fast becoming a trend as we all learn to value things and cut down on wastefulness. Artists who offer numerous creative upcycling projects, Meriç Kara & Serda Çamlı have brought us the latest project for their shop, meric kara, called A Second Chance. Utilizing discarded mixer handles, they have(…)

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Lgiht Blub

Lgiht Blub

As a society, we are always checking the time. And while it would seem like our digital devices would have taken over the responsibility of telling us the time, we still love to use clocks and watches for this information. So, it seems that a design like the Blub Uno is still an ingenious way to(…)

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Power Your Wilderness Adventures

Power Your Wilderness Adventures

Wouldn’t it be nice to get away from the world sometimes and live “off the grid” while still maintaining certain comforts like light, music, and other things that tend to require a “grid”? Well, now you can truly have the best of both worlds with the BioLite NanoGrid! These kinds of gadgets are becoming increasingly(…)

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A Little Blessing

A Little Blessing

The problem with ceiling lights is the ghastly cords that just hang around uselessly and ruin a good aesthetic. That’s why Antony Richards, from the design team of Hunter & Richards, decided to design a spiffy ceiling light cable hook that far surpassed the current solution of brass hooks, resulting in the Little Bishop ceiling(…)

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