To produce his Faceture range of items – vases, lightshades and tables – London-based, New Zealand-born designer Phil Cuttance has built an engaging machine which makes the slow-tech manufacturing process as aesthetically pleasing as the resulting object.
5 lamps you can handmake to add sculptural surrealism at home
Nice for a kitchen? Eikon' a customizable, interchangeable lighting system by German design firm Schneid. A wooden base (ash, oak, bamboo) with hidden magnets let you swap the Basic lampshade for the Shell or Bubble lampshades. via Design Milk
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Light & Space: Michael Anastassiades' "String Light" for FLOS
Outofstock designs geometric felt lamps for Bolia Outofstock used heat-compression to shape the two pieces of felt on either side of the lamp. They then sandwiched them together, creating a cone where the two bulging discs meet.