Got a Light? 11 Awesome Designer Lamps
Thursday, September 6th, 2012
By Joel Hoglund
It was 132 years and 319 days ago to the day that Thomas Alva Edison successfully tested the first electric lightbulb. To mark this momentous anniversary, put Debby Boone's "You Light Up My Life" on your Pandora and cruise this collection of our favorite designer lamps:
Type No.05 from designer Frank Buchwald's Machine Lights series.
A Liquid Light chandelier from Canadian designer Tanya Clarke.
Brooklyn designer Sergio Silva's Oyule oil lamp.
Ray Power's polywood Air Lamp from LZF Lamps.
The Origamis Hunter wall lamp by Chilean designer Veronica Posada of Si Studio.
Designer Lucas Muñoz's Colgao table lamp.
German design house Findelkind's repurposed whisk hanging lamps.
A Mason jar lamp from Luke Lamp Co.
One of Polish designer Przemek Krawczyński's gourd lamps.
Granite table lamp from Korean designer Kim HyunJoo's Landing 200 series.