Perfectly balanced the angled lamp is combined with a correspondingly angled lectern and is somewhat evocative of the quiet desks used for study in those old-world academic institutions. Available as a small- and medium-sized table lamp in a range of wood shade colours Asterisco combines a funky soul with quiet beauty and presence.
Let the lighting fixture in your dining room play this role by bringing in an unexpected texture and outline to a carefully curated space. With stone glass and other sleek polished surfaces dominating most modern dining rooms a pendant that highlights a contrasting finish makes for a delightful addition indeed.
Light is a perfect companion when reading writing or simply losing oneself in quiet contemplation. The will play a part in alleviating stress and calming nerves in helping to achieve clarity of thought and vision.
A clever little light the lamp’s shade rotates in two directions and is fitted with dimmable LED technology. The Snap Lamp is available in a range of colours (and is pictured in dusty green).
This porcelain pendant light comes from Etsy shop L&S Handcrafted Lighting. Each one is hand carved to get the textured effect and the look that results is organic and modern:
Some of our readers might wonder if a table lamp really has a style of its own and the answer is an emphatic yes. True often it is the shade that determines the overall appeal of the lamp but there are plenty of cases where the body of the lamp makes a huge difference and defines it.