Of course you’ll have to really like the look of Edison-style bulbs pipes and old machinery parts too because that’s what these lamps are all about. Whether you need to light up a side table in your living room or study long into the night at your office desk these unique and one-of-a-kind lamps will be sure to leave you feeling inspired.
Wondering where to purchase spotlights? If you’re on a bugdet there are plenty of affordable options from sources such as Amazon.com and IKEA.
Consider other elevated spaces such as the tops of bookshelves. This way your ceiling is unobstructed and as a bonus you can easily shine the light on the books or objets d’art of your choice!
SnodonIron on Etsy showcases a lamp that has a traditional shade held up by an old truck spring. LightAndTimeArt on Etsy brings a new use to this vintage projector by using it as a very interesting looking base for this lamp.
Kaiser Idell™ 6631 Luxus table lamp designed by Christian Dell. Produced by Republic of Fritz Hansen. Image © Republic of Fritz Hansen. Kaiser Idell™ 6556-F floor lamp designed by Christian Dell. Produced by Republic of Fritz Hansen. Image © Republic of Fritz Hansen.
Always think about the context in which a light will be used – in an office a small nook or bedroom for example – alongside its capacity to impact positively on emotion and its ability to ‘light up’ body mind and soul.