Today marks the birth date of a design genius and Amazon celebrate with cheap knockoffs

Born on 17th June 1907 Charles Eames Jr along with his wife Bernice 'Ray' designed some of the worlds most renowned furniture.    

 

Amazon didn't miss the opportunity to celebrate with a pin board of knockoffs.

June 17, 2016 by Patrick Nielsen

A Win for Authentic Design

No doubt a hot topic for debate within the design and interior world as new EU laws give greater protection to authentic design.

 

April 27, 2016 by Patrick Nielsen

Happy Birthday Arne Jacobsen

Today in 1902 one of the finest designs of our time was born in  Copenhagen, Denmark

 

Arne's work lives on in the form of a raft of iconic products such as the Egg, Ant and a plethora of fabulous designs! To this day his work inspires designers across the globe.

 

February 11, 2016 by Patrick Nielsen

We got a little bit excited seeing this!

Imagine walking through Dublin Airport seeing that the iPad Pro is showing your website! We we're blown away! It would have been great to see the actual user but that will hopefully happen another day! Whilst the new iPad is very friendly from a viewing perspective, it is large!! 

 

February 07, 2016 by Patrick Nielsen

Time to Vita Up!

Delighted that funkylampshades.com will be stock a selection of the simply wonderful Vita Lighting range from Denmark visit http://www.vitacopenhagen.com/ to see what a fabulous range this brand has!

Over the coming few days a number of new products will be added.

February 03, 2016 by Patrick Nielsen

Oh Betty!

We originated from www.loopy-lu.com over 5 years ago.. One of our most loved and sadly now discontinued shade was The Betty. There are a few remaining in stock - so buy here while you can!  

November 21, 2015 by Patrick Nielsen

Innermost Does Movember

This year, Innermost will support Movember through a series of social media communications designed to encourage participation in the fundraising effort. The company’s goal is to raise over £1000 by also pledging £2 for every Facebook post share and page like for the duration of the month.

So its actually really simple! just head to their facebook page share or like and you've earnt £2 for Charity! (you'll also get to see some of the really cool stuff these guys make!)

 

 

November 10, 2015 by Patrick Nielsen

LuxLive 2015

It's not far away now! LuxLive comes to ExCeL

October 28, 2015 by Patrick Nielsen

Jake Phipps

Jake Phipps

Meet the man behind the ever popular Jeeves and Wooster  Lampshades

October 27, 2015 by Patrick Nielsen

Win the latest books from the 50 Design Icons Series

We've been massive fans of the Design Icon Series for some time. Now's your chance to win a copy of the latest 2 in the series. Head over to the Design Museum to enter! Good Luck.
October 21, 2015 by Patrick Nielsen