We’re loving the new Table Lamp, Long Wall Lamp and Short Wall Lamp that just arrived in our shop from Restart Milano. They’re hand made in Italy and we’ve got them UL listed for both commercial and residential USA usage! Check them out here….Read More
Say hello to Mr. Cooper – new at merchant4.com. Designed by Kate Stokes of Coco Flip Design Studio in Melbourne, this gorgeous copper pendant was inspired by the old tin can telephones or “lovers telephone”. Complete with antique herringbone fabric chord, this light has us reminiscing about a time when life (and design) was simple and honest.Read More
Remember when we blogged about this David Chipperfield light back in March? Well, its finally on its way to the US, and we’re so pleased to have it in our collection. The W102 light is manufactured by Swedish brand, Wästberg, who makes only a handful of amazing lights designed by extraordinary designers such as Ilse Crawford and of course, London-based architect, Chipperfield. The W102 light will be available on October 1, 2011 and is available for pre-order now. We’re offering free shipping on all pre-orders through September so check it out!Read More
I did a little write up for Planet Magazine about Japanese designer, Masanori Ojis collaboration with brass makers, Futagami. By now, you’ve probably all seen his amazing brass bottle openers and trivets that came out earlier this year. He has a new line of lights called Ihada and Myojo, handmade by Futagami. You can read the article here.
As a material that’s been used for thousands of years, I love that we’re seeing more brass in contemporary design these days. What do you think of the lights?Read More