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Upcycled Florescent Strip Lamps: Looks like Something from Pixar

Studio mischer‘traxler have gone and completely redesigned standard lamps to use florescent light strips. There is something so playful about these lights, like they could be a part of a Pixar movie. The concept around the Relumine lights is based … Continue reading

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Recycled Playing Cards Turned Into Lights

Nick Sayers has created a wide range of spherical lights using reused materials. Here we have highlighted three spheres Nick has made using old playing cards. The first one, the largest, uses 270 playing cards that have 1,080 cuts and … Continue reading

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Hybrid Solar and Wind Powered Lighting by IKEA

IKEA have gone and merged together solar and wind power to create a new range of outdoor lights called SOLARVINDEN. There are two versions of the solar and wind power hybrid light: there is a hanging version and a stake … Continue reading

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Designer Recycled Lighting: DIY Building Blocks Made From Tetra Pak Boxes

These are some beautiful lights that are made out of recycled Tetra Brik boxes – which are mostly discarded drink cartons. The cartons are cut into strips and two shapes are made that can fit together to create a light … Continue reading

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Recycled Coffee Filters Turned Into Designer Lights

We’ve highlighted before designers using coat hangers and wine bottles to create elegant light pieces. Now we’ve come across Lampada’s Etsy shop where they make a whole range of light fixtures using recycled coffee filters. The earth toned filters are … Continue reading

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Kevin Sutton: Recycling Wine Bottles to Create Beautiful Light Fixtures

We highlighted recently the work of Natalie Sampson who uses coat hangers to make unique light fixtures. This time we have Kevin Sutton of Zuma Creations who designs light pieces using recycled wine bottles. Each light uses energy efficient LEDs … Continue reading

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Ford Fusion Interior: The Hybrid Car and its Interior Mood Lighting

The Ford Fusion Hybrid car has been highlighted for its use of interior lighting. Their current cars have a center console with cup holders that have a ring of mood lighting. When you place a cup or a bottle inside … Continue reading

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Beautiful Vintage Lamps in the Home of Mats and Marie

These unique lamps were discovered in the home of Mats and Marie by Trendenser. – This Globe lamp was made by Marie by finding an old fashion globe that had a light inside. She stripped away the map that covered … Continue reading

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L&L Design Guide: Home Mood Lighting Ideas

Light has a powerful effect on people – bright areas can energize the mind while dim lights can be cozy and romantic. Cool colored lights (blue and purple) are calm and relaxing, while warm lights (orange and yellow) invigorate. Instead … Continue reading

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