Vise Light
New York-based lighting designer Bec Brittain plays with unexpected colors and materials for brazen sculptural fixtures that become the (literal) highlight of the spaces they inhabit. Her Vise light, named after the grip, has geometric "claws" that...
London Design Festival 2013: Creative Illuminations
Despite the recent infatuation with the Edison bulb, in the past few years there have been drastic improvements made to commercial incandescent lights; from miniature LEDs to the handsome, energy-saving Plumen. And while that remains an exciting and...
The Future Perfect Collection
by LinYee Yuan When The Future Perfect opened its doors on a then-quiet block in Brooklyn's artist outpost of industrial Williamsburg, they were described as carrying "home d├ęcor pieces that poke fun not only at the establishment but also at those...
Bulgari Hotels London
Bulgari invited us to spend the weekend at their recently-opened 85 room hotel and spa in London's suitably posh Kensington neighborhood, right next door to Cutler & Gross and across the road from Harrod's. True to the brand's luxurious, Italian...
David Weeks
For the last few months, new work by designer David Weeks have been on display at the Ralph Pucci showroom in New York. In addition to his latest lighting series, the new pieces include his first collection of carpets, created with renowned rug...
NYC Design Week 2011: Brilliant Lighting
As we made the Design Week rounds recently in NYC, we found some brilliant examples of modern lighting. Below are eight lamps sure to add a flicker of stylish design to any home or office, culled from ICFF, Model Citizens, NoHo Design District and...