- Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building - http://inhabitat.com -
LED Mushroom Lights Sprout From Reclaimed Wood
Posted By Diane Pham On August 24, 2014 @ 3:15 pm In Green Home decor,green Interiors,Green Lighting,Green Products | 6 Comments
Yes, your eyes are playing tricks on you. What looks like a mythical treasure one would stumble upon in a storybook tale, is in fact a beautiful eco-friendly combination of reclaimed wood and LED lights . Great Mushrooming  is taking inspiration from the world’s best designer, Mother Nature , to create these luminous mushrooms whose only magic lies in their ability to charm.
Exhibited at the Design Festa 2010 , the Great Mushrooming’s work could easily be classified as fine art . Carefully handcrafted from glass, discarded wood and LED lights, the newly-formed fungi’s precise details are only cheekily offset by the industrial plastic on/off dial affixed to the side of each lamp. We’re struck by how this seemingly odd contrast adds a certain analog appeal to each light .
Via Tokyobling 
Article printed from Inhabitat – Sustainable Design Innovation, Eco Architecture, Green Building: http://inhabitat.com
URL to article: http://inhabitat.com/led-mushroom-lights-sprout-from-reclaimed-wood/
URLs in this post:
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/08/03/led-mushroom-lights-sprout-from-reclaimed-wood/great_mushrooming_2/
 reclaimed wood : http://inhabitat.com/2010/08/02/super-long-seaside-bench-made-from-reclaimed-wood/
 LED lights: http://www.inhabitat.com/2010/04/08/ge-unveils-new-omnidirectiona-led-bulb-that-will-last-17-years/
 Great Mushrooming: http://www.geocities.jp/youkeepon/
 Mother Nature: http://www.inhabitat.com/2010/07/24/the-coconut-provides-inspiration-for-eco-friendly-packaging-alternatives/
 Image: http://inhabitat.com/2010/08/03/led-mushroom-lights-sprout-from-reclaimed-wood/great_mushrooming_1/
 Design Festa 2010: http://www.designfesta.com/event/index_en.html
 art: http://www.inhabitat.com/art
 light: http://www.inhabitat.com/interiors
 Tokyobling: http://tokyobling.wordpress.com/2010/06/22/the-great-mushrooming/
Copyright © 2011 Inhabitat Local - New York. All rights reserved.