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Wood and Woad’s Great and Green British Designs at the London Design Festival

Posted By Helen Morgan On September 28, 2011 @ 4:57 pm In Green Design Events,London Design Week | No Comments


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Mammalampa [9]‘s Pendant Lamp [10] is a cloud-like piece that emits a warm diffused light. Made from untreated paper, the light fixture is a beautiful piece that could easily take center-stage in a big room.

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The furniture company Thonet [11]have been awarded the Green Globe Certification for creating pieces of simple yet stylish eco furniture.

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Using banana-fiber to form the outer shell of the Soren Lamp, Pinch [12] creates an organic looking and warming light. The fabric is pulled over the frame in a dress style finish.

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Lamp designer Ingo Maurer [13]has created these beautiful, mobile light fixtures that seem inspired by old metal paint tubes, but give a fresh feel to the gallery space.

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Constructing vessels and vases from twigs and bark, Jane Bevan [14]uses materials she sourced herself in her the area surrounding South Derbyshire.

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These quirky Eu/Phoria chairs from Few and Far [4] are a comfortable and practical design, yet are made from Woodstock – a material mixture of scrap metal and polypropylene often used in the automobile industry.

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+ More from Inhabitat at the London Design Festival [15]


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[3] Wood and Woad: http://www.londondesignfestival.com/events/wood-woad

[4] Few and Far Gallery : http://www.fewandfar.net/

[5] London Design Festival: http://www.londondesignfestival.com

[6] Pinch: http://www.pinchdesign.com

[7] Jane Bevan: http://www.janebevan.co.uk

[8] Ingo Maurer: http://www.ingo-maurer.com/products

[9] Mammalampa: http://www.mammalampa.lv/en

[10] Pendant Lamp: http://www.mammalampa.lv/en/collection/ligava/griestu-lampa/apraksts

[11] Thonet : http://www.thonet.de/

[12] Pinch: http://www.pinchdesign.com/

[13] Ingo Maurer : http://www.ingo-maurer.com/products/

[14] Jane Bevan : http://www.janebevan.co.uk/

[15] + More from Inhabitat at the London Design Festival: http://www.inhabitat.com/tag/london-design-week

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