Tag Archives: floor lamps

hello beautiful! ~ old-school craftsmanship meets contemporary design

I was recently on a business trip to Dallas and was reviewing a past issue of INTERIORS Magazine, when I ran across a lovely lamp I just had to bring to your attention. Unique amongst other floor lamps and slightly … Continue reading

a modern take on midcentury lighting

One of the most beautifully designed floor lamps I’ve seen recently, is this one made by the Laguna Beach, California Cerno Group in collaboration with New York luxury designer Frank Carfaro of Desiron. It’s inspiration is midcentury … think the … Continue reading

Project Pickboard | richard rabel: using 1st dibs in a living room – (3/5)

Today is day three of our week-long bachelor pad living room make over. Lighting is such an important part of a comfortable space, so for the overhead lighting, the perfect piece is the “Lattice” pendant chandelier by contemporary designer David … Continue reading

Roman Thomas

Since I first saw one of their few advertisements years ago, I have completely obsessed over the beautiful furniture of American cabinetmaker Roman Thomas.  I hope you can see what I mean.  Inspired by the simple lines of American mid-century furniture, his … Continue reading

David Weeks: Divine inspiration

Rarely are new products so completely revolutionary as not to have been inspired by others that came before them.  And that is perfectly OK in my mind. Many new products trying to be unique, turn out to be silly looking … Continue reading

beams of light

Lamps on either side of a sofa are perfectly acceptable and can be very, very cool.  But something that makes a space appear more relaxed yet sophisticated is placing table or floor directional lamps around the room.  It can be … Continue reading

tropical glamour

Some weeks back, I wrote about the Cloud lamp from DCS Corporation in Japan.  Today, I bring the Takekago floor lamp (above) from the same company.  What I like about this lamp is not only its obvious beauty but its … Continue reading