Hourglass Lamp Powered by Falling Sands of Time

May 10, 2013

Table Lamp.

Back from the sustainable design drawing board after the success of her Live Screen vertical garden we featured last year, designer Danielle Trofe, will be debuting her new Hourglass lighting series at Wanted Design during New York Design Read More...

New York Botanical Garden Sculpture and Antiques Fair

April 27, 2013

French Country Living Antiques had some charming displays.

At Thursday night’s New York Botanical Garden Sculpture and Antiques Fair Preview Party and Collectors’ Plant Sale sponsored by 1st Dibs, Martha Stewart and a large representation of socialites brushed shoulders with


Hanging Garden Lamps Green Up Interiors

March 26, 2013


One of my favorite Brooklyn artisan-makers is the collaborative design studio, Autumn Workshop, whose Scrap Ecology lighting we featured a while back. The studio creates a variety of lighting that derives its inspiration from biophiliathe natural connection between Read More...

Ten Cool Plantable Light Fixtures

March 19, 2013

Alex Tricoire’s Lustre Babylone.

We’ve found some planted light fixtures that not only demonstrate imagination and ingenuity, they save space functioning at once as lighting and planters while also filtering indoor air. The light these fixtures emit provides the needed Read More...

French Bulbs Light Up the Garden

March 4, 2013


I love French brand Hisle’s collection of simple but cool outdoor lights in the form of oversized light bulbs.


Plant a row of bulbs…


The polished aluminum sockets are topped with an impact and UV-resistant polyethylene globe.


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