Lighting archive

  • Lava lamp gets a brass "coach lamp" make-over
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    Lava lamp gets a brass "coach lamp" make-over

    By 17 August 2007

    Take the 1960s design icon that is the lava lamp and add some ye olde coach lamp brass fixings and you get this creation. Link to the retailer below...

  • Black and Decker launches Automotive tools range
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    Black and Decker launches Automotive tools range

    By 16 August 2007

    Black & Decker has launched of new range of Automotive products. The world's largest tool co's new offerings are available from Argos and includes some consumer-friendly motoring devices. The the new SIMPLE START battery booster gives flat batteries the...

  • Rei Huggable - a designer LED cushion
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    Rei Huggable - a designer LED cushion

    By 13 August 2007

    The Rei Huggable is a soft and fuzzy pillow filled with silicone bean bags that contain high intensity LED lights. As you can see these LED lights in the silicone beads make the entire pillow glow brightly. It's powered by AA batteries which will give...

  • Giant Anglepoise lamps made to celebrate 1227's 70th birthday
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    Giant Anglepoise lamps made to celebrate 1227's 70th birthday

    By 9 August 2007

    No wonder those elderly folk look scared - check out the size of the lamp. Looks like the little Pixar creation gone crazy and about to stomp them. Created to celebrate the 70th Birthday of the Original 1227 Anglepoise Lamp, three times life size versions...

  • Designer 9 Volt Light available to order now
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    Designer 9 Volt Light available to order now

    By 3 August 2007

    Richard Lawson's 9 volt battery light is available for sale over on the hand-picked shopping site that is Charles & Marie. For 25 euros (about £17) you can own one of the little lamps will give you battery-powered LED light comparable to a candle, but...

  • Philips launches LivingColors colour-changing LED lamp
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    Philips launches LivingColors colour-changing LED lamp

    By 19 July 2007

    It's shame they can't spell, but Philips has introduced "LivingColors", an "exciting and innovative" new form of home lighting using LEDs operated with an "intuitive" remote control. The new lamp lets you to alter the colour of the light in a room, so...