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  • Buyers Guide: LED Shop Lights

    A led shop light is a high bay light used in workshops, that provide illumination levels required for performing detailed work. They come in round or rectangle shape, they are typically hung on chain, and tend to be brighter than most lights. They are perfect for both indoor and outdoor applications like garages, workshops and […] More

  • How to Mount an Architect Lamp Rapidly

    Architect lamps were especially popular during the periods when architects worked with blueprints and typically needed to spend hours at a desk. These days, because of available technology, architects spend much less time perfecting blueprints on a desk. Even with the transition of architects from desks to computers, architect lamp are still very relevant till […] More

  • The Importance of Lighting and Ambiance in Hotel Rooms

    A hotel room can be cozy, warm and inviting or it can be dingy and cold, all based on the lighting. For hotels that want to create the right ambiance for their guests, lighting is a central focus of that. New advances in LED lighting, specifically, make it possible to completely change the look and […] More

  • Why Lighting is Crucial for Hotels

    When designing the interior of a hotel, there are many things to consider, including branding and practicality. While styling will vary greatly depending on budget, audience and hotel rating, lighting should be one of the most crucial considerations for designers and hoteliers. Lighting is important for numerous reasons, from being functional to impacting the overall […] More

  • Southern Flame by Willowlamp

    Willowlamp partnered up with South Africa’s top platform for collectible design, Southern Guild, to showcase Creative Director, Adam Hoets latest piece – Southern Flame. Take a look at the complete story after the jump. More

  • Hoop lamp by Front

    Hoop lamp by Front

    Front has designed the Hoop Lamp for design brand Zero, which features brightly coloured metal strands that support a globe-shaped diffuser that appears to rest at the bottom of a metal frame. Take a look at the complete story below. More

  • The Best Kids Lighting Solutions

    Kids learn to be responsible and independent when they move to their own room – now they are in charge for cleaning and maintaining everything in the proper order (in reasonable limits, of course). Parents’ goal is to make a kid’s room safe, comfortable and good-looking. From that point lighting seems to be a crucial […] More

  • 5 Ways Light Brings Life Into Your Home

    Light can be used in so many different ways and to varying effects, and adding more light to a space can bring so much life. A strategically placed window or lamp can have a dramatic effect on a gloomy corner, and a screen can cast interesting shadows. However, before even thinking of fittings and decoration, […] More