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19 June 2018 Permalink

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David Village Lighting introduces


Petite Friture


At David Village Lighting we are committed to providing the latest trends for our customers and offering a wide range of designer lighting.


We chose Petite Friture for its range in style and our love for the Vertigo pendant.


Petite Friture


Founded in 2009 by creative director Amélie du Passage, the brand collaborates with young talents and artists who each in their own way are visionary.


The result is elegant and accessible objects, lighting and small furniture pieces which are simple yet understand the needs in our daily life.


Petite Friture


All of Petite Friture products share a common approach; to be beautiful, charming and profound made with an unfaltering sense of quality.


“At  PETITE  FRITURE,  we  have  a  taste  for  fresh,  bold  creation that  isn’t  bound  by  limitations  and  arouses  emotion.  We believe  that  creation  has  no  worth  unless  it  is  shared.”


Petite Friture


Click here to explore the Petite Friture range!


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Tags: Amélie du Passage, Contract, David Village Lighting, Designer Lighting, Interior Design, Lighting, New Brand, Petite Friture, Vertigo

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15 June 2018 Permalink

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Panzeri


Quality, tradition and innovation, like Panzeri we at David Village Lighting share these same core values and boast a wealth of experience. We are dedicated to finding the most suitable lighting solutions for our customers, tailored to their needs, style and budget for almost anywhere in the world.


Panzeri dedicates a lot of attention to the finer details, resulting in high quality products formed from raw materials and traditional processes.


Panzeri Brooklyn Round


Panzeri Smoke


Panzeri is named after the founder, Carlo Panzeri who started out in the lighting sector in 1945 by opening a mechanical workshop. From there the company began designing and manufacturing quality lighting components for other brands, then later on complete lighting fixtures under their name Panzeri Carlo srl.


Carlo Panzeri


In 2011 after many years of developing their techniques and sourcing quality materials, Panzeri created a focused department dedicated to LED technology.


Panzeri


Now, Panzeri celebrates their 70th anniversary and boast a wide variety of stunning contemporary lighting, popular with interior designers, architects and homeowners. We welcome Panzeri to our collection of reputable lighting and furniture brands, we think our customers will fall in love with the Italian craftsmanship and unique designs.


Panzeri wall


Panzeri Agave


Browse Panzeri’s best selling collections…


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Tags: Interior design, Italian, Lighting, Panzeri, Style, Trend

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6 June 2018 Permalink

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David Village Lighting introduces


Normann Copenhagen


David Village Lighting loves adding new brands to our extensive and high quality collection. We’ve chosen Normann Copenhagen because it has a wide selection of modern designs to suit both commercial projects and private homes.


Normann Copenhagen


Established in 1999 by Jan Andersen and Poul Madsen, the Normann Copenhagen brand encompasses a large and continuously growing collection of furniture, lighting, textiles and home accessories.


The first product launched by Normann Copenhagen was the iconic Norm 69 self assembly lamp. Since then they have expanded their collection on a mission to create original, bold and eye-catching products that withstand the test of time.


Normann Copenhagen


Norman Copenhagen is now sold in more than 80 countries throughout the world and has collected more than 80 design awards.


"We believe design can be a part of improving human quality of life by making people happier. Great design made of quality materials, and manufactured in an environmentally responsible way.


We build our expertise on a strong heritage of great craftsmanship and we use materials in new and innovative ways to make high quality designs that will last for generations. 


Normann Copenhagen takes responsibility by making long-lasting products manufactured in a responsible and environmentally-friendly way as well as taking social responsibility through a strong commitment to cultural and charity projects.”


Jan Andersen & Poul Madsen Founders of Normann Copenhagen


Click here to view Normann Copenhagen online!


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Tags: Amp, Bell, David Village Lighting, Designer Lighting, Interior Design, Jan Andersen, Lighting, New Brand, Normann Copenhagen, Poul Madsen

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1 June 2018 Permalink

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Last month we told you all about our new office development and we’re back with some exciting updates on the big move.


Over the last month it’s been all systems go and we now have all interior walls up and ready for the first fix to begin. Below are some photos of what we have been up to over the past month.


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The start of our warehouse mezzanine


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The stairs and banisters going into place


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The showroom gutted and ready for the walls to be insulated and plastered


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The office walls going up


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The staff area taking shape


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Giving the exterior a little TLC


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Keep your eyes peeled on our blog and across our social platforms and we keep you up to date on the big move!


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Tags: Ashgate, David Village Lighting, Designer Lighting, Interior Design, Lighting, Moving, Renovation

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16 May 2018 Permalink

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Vibia


New Vibia Collections


Last month we told you all about the new Vibia Guise collection and we are thrilled to share that it is now available along with 2 other brand new families and an addition to the North family.


We have been working with Vibia for many years and in that time we have seen the most beautiful design pieces released by them.


The 3 new collections are all families which all work well placed on their own or together in a space.


Guise


Vibia


The new Guise collection includes two wall versions and both horizontal and vertical pendants. The versatility of the collection allows for it to be placed over a dinning table, in a sitting room, used as office lighting and areas where a cluster of lights is needed. Designer Stefan Diez worked with Vibia to develop a collection which explored the ability of glass. The collection joins together technique and tradition with the latest technology.


Vibia


Guise uncovers a new potential for LED technology with the light source invisible, emanating directly from the material. When off its transparency makes it almost disappear and when on it gives a fluid, luminous presence.


Click here to view the Guise collection!


Musa


The new Musa family is designed by Note Design Studio based in Sweden. The Musa design is one of organic qualities and function. The delicate and elegantly designed collection includes a table, a wall and a portable version. 


Vibia


The simple design creates a hint of light emitted by the small hand blown opal glass sphere which expands over the space which surrounds it.


The portable version has its own battery which can last up to 18 hours and has a push dimmer on the base making it perfect for adding a glow to a summer evening.


Click here to view the Musa collection!


Palma


Desginer Antoni Arola considers Palma as if it were a landscape project that will be transformed over time. The inspiration was to create ambience within an interior setting with a luminous hanging garden.


Vibia


The design introduces planting which is normally associated with the outdoors to an indoor setting. The collection includes a range of pendant and wall versions both with horizontal and vertical designs. In the family there are versions which have both the blown opal glass globe and the pot for a hanging plant and ones which have just the individual glass globe.


Palma has a warm dimmable integrated LED filleted by the 2 half glass spheres which are joined together by an aluminium ring in either graphite or white.


Click here to view the Palma collection!


North


The new addition to the North collection is a floor lamp which is suspended from the ceiling using an almost invisible steel cable. The light has a counterweight placed on the ground which guides the electrical cable and allows the stem and shade to be placed wherever required.


Vibia


The North family is an Arik Levy design and is elegant, varied and very adaptable. The new version adds to the family a floor light that luminously covers but does not invade the surrounding space.


Click here to view the North collection!


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Tags: David Village Lighting, Designer Lighting, Guise, Interior Design, Lighting, Musa, New in, North, Palma, Vibia

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4 May 2018 Permalink

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Orsjo


New additions to the Orsjo Streck family


At David Village Lighting we love families of lights and we are excited to share that Swedish based design company, Orsjo have expanded their popular Streck family to now include pendant and wall versions. The new additions join the family which already include a table and floor version.


We think the family looks great when used together and helps to create a theme in any room. The floor version is one of our favourites and is great for beside a sofa for reading.


Orsjo


The sleek and elegant Streck design combines powder coated metal components with brushed brass joints. The collection features a warm glowing light both beautiful and environmentally friendly.


“Part of the way I work is very involved in how we look at things – as if we are always on a visit to a museum. Streck is the result of this – the essence of a particular type of fitting I have always loved. With just a few, very carefully selected lines, the Streck family has been given a long life.”


Designer of Streck Joel Karlsson


Click here to view the Orsjo Streck collection!


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Tags: David Village Lighting, Designer Lighting, Family, Interior Design, Lighting, New Additions, Orsjo, Orsjo Belysning, Streck

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27 April 2018 Permalink

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Spring has truly sprung and it’s the perfect time to add a pop of colour into your home, ready for summer.


At David Village Lighting we pride ourselves on staying up to date with all the latest trends and one of our favourites this spring is the timeless shade, yellow. Whether you are wanting to completely renovate a room or just add a few new pieces, yellow is a great colour to add some sunshine to your space and brighten your mood.


Below we have some great ideas on how to add the bold colour into your interior.


Furniture and Accessories


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1. Kartell Masters    2. Muuto Around    3. Muuto Restore


Outdoor Lighting


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1. Anglepoise Original 1227 Giant    2. Marset Santorini


Indoor Lighting


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1. Zero Silo    2. Kartell FLY    3. Louis Poulsen Mini Panthella


4. Fontana Arte Blom  5. Angelpoise Type 75 Margaret Howell


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Tags: Anglepoise, David Village Lighting, Designer Lighting, Fontana Arte, Interior Design, Kartell, Lighting, Louis Poulsen, Marset, Muuto, Spring Trend, Trend Report, Yellow, Zero

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28 March 2018 Permalink

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Northern


New in from Northern


Recently Northern have released three brand new and exciting designs. Below is a little bit about each of them and how we think best to incorporate them into your home.


Fold


The new Fold pendant is a spectacular design which is structured from crisp folds that brings Japanese origami to mind.


The shade is made from wool fabric which has been laminated and is supported by an inner structure which helps hold the shape.


Northern


In addition the wool has acoustic properties that dampen ambient sound and absorb noise. From its position below the shade the lamp illuminates the patterns in the fabric and casts a downwards light.


The shade can be titled to one to help direct the light, perfect for example in a study where you may want a more directed light.


Click here to view Fold!


Blush


The new Blush wall light from Northern both lights up a room yet shies away from the spotlight. Blush’s shape is subtle with the details discreet.


Northern


Blush’s soft, flexible arm makes it easy to angle the shade and create a directional light, perfect for beside a bed for reading.


The light intensity can be lowered using the dimmer switch on the wall brakcet. Blush is available in either black or pink each giving a different impression.


Click here to view Blush!


Balancer


Balancer is the new showstopper floor lamp from Northern. Expertly crafted from black powder coated steel, Balancer offers a stunning combination of light, geometry and style.


Northern


The floor lights clean lines make the style unique and the heavy cylinder base anchors the structure firmly to the floor.


With a turn of a swivel key, the shade levers upwards or pivots downwards.  The light can be dimmed allowing Balancer to be both direct and diffused.


Balancer is great for in a study or living space where you need a more directional light.


Click here to view Balancer!


Click here to view the whole Northern collection!


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Tags: Balancer, Blush, David Village Lighting, Designer Lighting, Fold, Interior Design, Lighting, Northern

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20 March 2018 Permalink

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Terence Woodgate


New brand – Terence Woodgate


We are excited to announce our latest brand online, Terence Woodgate. Founded in 2014 the lighting brand calls on 25 years of lighting design experience from it owner and founder Terence Woodgate.


Terence Woodgate


The companies aim is to create exceptional products by designing beautiful, ultra-efficient lighting. Their products are specifically designed for high-performance, low energy LEDs to significantly reduce their energy consumption.


Terence Woodgate


“I have always been considered obsessive in the way I design; now I have the opportunity to influence every single aspect of the final product right down to the instructions and the box. It is simply fuelled by a desire to make the whole experience more pertinent and beautiful.”


Terence Woodgate


Click here to view the Terence Woodgate collection!


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Tags: David Village Lighting, Design Lightning, Interior Design, Lighting, New Brand, Terence Woodgate

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20 February 2018 Permalink

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RIBA Directory


We were recently featured in The Royal Institute of British Architects - The List 18.


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The highly renowned directory includes award winning projects from across the UK and an index list of RIBA’s charted architect and practises.


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They featured Artemis Barn, a project we worked on with architects, Chiles Evans and Care. We worked together to create a lighting scheme which accentuated the barns high ceilings and created a light comforting feel.


Click here to see more information about our lighting design service!


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Tags: David Village Lighting, Designer Lighting, Interior Design, Light Attack, Lighting, Lighting Design Service, Modoluce

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12 October 2017 Permalink

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Ferm Living


New Brand – Ferm Living


Ferm Living was founded in Copenhagen in 2006 and offers a contemporary collection of accessories, furniture and lighting.


Ferm Living


The company has a passion for design, craftsmanship and aesthetics bringing beautiful designs to homes worldwide.


Ferm challenge themselves on creating ranges with a touch of mid-century charm inline with their Scandinavian design heritage.


Ferm Living


It's part of their DNA to take care of the origin of their products so they produce everything in line with the traditional craftsmanship’s with a keen eye for detail and a minimal impact on the environment. 


We already have some of the Ferm living range online and will be adding more over the next few days so keep an eye out online here!


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Tags: Accessorises, David Village Lighting, Designer Lighting, Ferm Living, Furniture, Interior Design, Lighting

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3 October 2017 Permalink

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BEGA


Photo Diary - our trip to Bega, Germany


Recently some of our team travelled to Germany after being invited by Bega to learn all about their beautifully engineered products.


We began our trip with a mesmerising light show at their outdoor factory and showroom in Menden. Next stop was Limburg which is home to Bega’s indoor glass factory where we got to see expert glass makers at work.


Below we’ve put together a photo diary of our trip!


BEGA


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Tags: Bega, David Village Lighting, Designer Lighting, Germany, Interior Design, Lighting

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27 September 2017 Permalink

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Muuto


New in from Muuto


We’ve recently added some of Muuto’s latest designs online and below we have all you need to know about the latest must haves.


Tip Table


Muuto


The Tip table is created from the idea of stripping a design down to its essentials. The design is by Jens Fager, one of Sweden’s most interesting young designers. Fager graduated from Stockholm’s KonstfackUniversity and has made his mark on the international design scene with exhibitions in London, Milan and Stockholm. The table light is an example of a simple, functional design with careful attention to detail offering a direct as well as ambient light.
The power coated aluminium frame is available in a range of colours and has a dimmer function enabling you to effortlessly control the light intensity. 


“TIP is a purist yet playful lamp that features a characteristic architectural silhouette. During the design process, I focused on polishing every single detail while emphasising the functional aspect of the lamp: I wanted to reduce the design to the very essence of its purpose. The moulded aluminium frame lends the Tip Lamp a clean, precise look, underscoring its subtle aesthetic.” Jens Fager.


Click here to view the Tip Table!


Airy Table


Muuto


The new Airy table collection is a design by one of Scandinavia’s leading designers, Cecilie Manz. Airy consist of a polished plywood table top and a metal frame which is soldered and welded to create a light and skinny silhouette. The collection is available in four different sizes, shapes and colours; grey, black, Oregon pine or off white.


“The idea behind AIRY was to create a coffee table that did not scream but still was not afraid to speak. The result is a table series that masters the fine balance between being light and airy, and at the same time having plenty of personality and individuality. Due to this combination AIRY gets a multi-functionality that makes the side tables suitable for every kind of interior.” Cecilie Manz.


Click here to view the Airy Table!


Loft Chair


Muuto


The loft chair by designer Thomas Bentzen is inspired by life’s everyday requirements.  The chairs design is simple and honest with contrasting materials. Loft’s solid, powder coated steel frame is offset with the warmth of plywood and is a nostalgic nod to industrial design. The visible screws further enhance the engineered feel and the materials provide a functional yet sophisticated chair fitting for any setting.


“The steel frame features simple joints and welds, lending a precise and solid appearance to the chair. The curved seat and backrest contrast this, making the Loft Chair very human and comfortable.” Thomas Bentzen


Click here to view the Loft Chair!


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Tags: Airy Table, David Village Lighting, Designer lighting, Interior Design, Lighting, Loft chair, Muuto, New In, Tip Table

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22 September 2017 Permalink

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Marset


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Tags: Decor, Design, Home, Interior Design, Lighting, Marset, Style

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11 August 2017 Permalink

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Artemide


An exclusive interview with Giuseppe Scutella


While in Milan visiting Euroluce; the largest lighting exhibition in the world, our very own David Village got the chance to interview designer Giuseppe Scutella. He has designed many masterpieces throughout his career with one of his most recent pieces being the Artemide Pirce.


We took this chance to learn more about the way Giuseppe Scutella creates his beautiful design and what inspires him the most.


Artemide


(David Village and Giuseppe Scutella)


David VillageWhat attracts you to lighting design and do you prefer this to other types of product design? 


Giuseppe Scutella: My preference is for designing lights because for me a light is completely different from other items, say a chair or a library. Why, because the light is alive, it is an object which is alive. In the morning when we wake, we see light coming through the window and you can feel its effect. Light is the only product that can exist without the shape, only through the effect that it produces. This particular for me is always very important not only because we can always turn a light off or turn on, but because it is completely different from all others products. Mario Bellini, a famous designer a few years ago thought that one chair is enough, because a chair is only an object. But for a designer like me each light is completely different. With each light we design we can put inside our emotions which cannot exist in other products. For this reason 80% of my energy in a year will be working on lighting designs and the light which they produce.


David VillageSo you prefer to design lighting rather than objects, even though it can be more technical?


Giuseppe Scutella: Yes. We have the interesting change now from electrics to electronics. It is a bit like when analogue changed to digital. We must change to the new technology with all new designs but it’s very important for me to still keep the emotional effect of the lamp.When I see a lamp I have to feel it. The first thing we see after 9 months inside our mother is the light. The last thing we ever see is the light. For me it is very very important - I have a real passion for the light.


David VillageYour work ranges widely in both form and style. Tell us about some of your favourites.


Giuseppe Scutella: I do not have only one style because I think it’s more important to be free and to use as many styles as possible. I can say, however, that I do not like any designs which are too decorative, for example the Memphis style and any which are overly fussy. I have many passions, for example art, sculpture and photography which I draw on when thinking of a new product. For example the Pirce is a sculpture with the light inside or a light with sculpture on the outside.


Artemide


(Parentesi)


David Village: Are there any other lights that you like?


Giuseppe Scutella: There are many lights which I like but if you ask me which is the best lamp ever produced then I have two favourites which are very very exciting – the perfect lamps. The first one is the Parentesi by Achille Castiglioni and the second is the Eclisse by Vico Magistretti. Achille Castiglioni, I don’t remember when exactly but around 1962, when I was born, he created the perfect light without sculpture. It’s so simple. The Parentesi has a tube which can move along the tensioned wire with a spotlight head. There isn’t another light quite like this because the light is like a sun which can easily be moved. The first time that I saw the lamp I didn’t appreciate the concept but after one second I understood how it is great, how it is amazing and clever. This lamp is more resistant to time for the next 20/30 years - it is evergreen. The second one is Eclisee. It’s like a child with a light. You put your hands in front of your face to shade the light and use a simple movement to alter the amount of light which escapes. These two examples are my favourites.


Artemide


(Eclisee)


David Village: Do the designers and design scene in Milan inspire your work?


Giuseppe Scutella: Absolutely. The first one is Achille Castiglioni but there are many Italian designers I like very much. For example, I think one of the greatest master designers was Burno Munari who wrote about 10 books on design. If you read his book which was written about 15 years ago it defines everything that will happen for the next 50 years. The next designer, who I was l lucky to have known when he was alive, is Angelo Mangiarotti.


Artemide(Angelo Mangiarotti)


He was the designer of the Lesbo table lamp for Artemide and other great pieces. When I was lucky to know him, he was 88 years old. I found that I have never met another person like him with such a fresh intellect as his, with childlike enthusiasm for everything. We worked together on a project to design interior products and this great master at 88 years old still had the mind of a young boy. Every time I spoke to him I wanted to design things, but not like him as that would be impossible, but anyway to try. Another designer I like the drawings of is Enzo Mari with his simple line, but there are many designers who inspire me. I live about 80km from Milan so the first designers that I was fortunate to know were Italian. From other countries I very much like the Bauhaus and even today you see its influence at the Salone Del Mobile Furniture Fair. I don’t know where the original good idea comes from but some designers don’t take risks, they play safe, but others are full of ideas. I want to be where any ideas can come.


Artemide


(Lesbo)


David Village: The Pirce is one of Artemide best selling pendant lights, what inspired its architectural form?


Giuseppe Scutella: Pirce is the very melting pot of my passion. I love very much, for example, sculpture and art, and I love naturally the light. When you see Pirce you can understand that, whether it is on or off it’s like a sculpture. For me it is important to give people many different points of view.  If you walk around the Pirce, every angle is completely different. It isn’t just a shape with light, it’s completely different. When on, it plays with the shadows and light and gives just the right balance.


Artemide


(Pirce)


David Village: Your latest new designs for Artemide are Pan and Babilonia. Pan is much more traditional than the designs we are used to seeing from you. What is the reason for this?


Giuseppe Scutella: Three years ago I stayed in London with my family and we all went to the library where we saw these beautiful green desk lamps. First I thought what a great light, but then with all the latest technology, it is a light which today shouldn’t exist. My idea was to change this design updating and improving it for today, but with respect. I wanted to keep the green colour being soft and best for the eye. This is how pan was created.


Artemide


(Pan)


David Village: Babilonia is contemporary on the verge of futuristic. Can you tell us your idea behind this design?


Giuseppe Scutella: Babilonia uses the power from the led like waves from a central point in space. The waves are lit with light crystallising on their surface and when off completely invisible. I thought of a wave of light that propagates in space, starting from a central core.


Artemide


(Babilonia)


David Village: Thank you for this fascinating interview. We look forward to seeing and understanding all your designs in the future.


Giuseppe Scutella: It’s a pleasure.

Tags: Angelo Mangiarotti, Artemide, Babilonia, David village lighting, Designer Lighting, Eclisee, Giuseppe scutella, Interior Design, Lesbo, Lighting, Pan, Parentesi, Pirce

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24 April 2017 Permalink

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Muuto


New Colours and Designs Added


Among many others, Muuto released their latest designs at the recent Euroluce lighting design exhibition. In addition to new designs Muuto have also added new colours to some of their most loved collections.


Ambit Rail Suspension


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The new Ambit Rail suspension is an extension to the well loved Ambit collection. The Ambit Rail is made from three shades which are mounted onto a tube leaving a minimal yet striking impression.  Muutos key focus in the design was the fluidity of the lamp thus making all the joints and cables hidden and making the supporting wire incredibly thin.


Click here to view the Ambit Rail suspension!


Focus Table


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Muutos new table lamp, Focus, creates an ideal space to place small objects whilst producing a warm pleasing presence. The table lamps small bell-shaped head gives it a subtle yet poetic character and fits perfectly on a windowsill or a on a shelf deserving of special attention.


Click here to view the Focus table!


As well as the new designs Muuto have added new colours to two existing collections. The unfold pendant and the E27 lamp are both now available in nude and olive finishes.


Muuto


Click here to view the unfold pendant!


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Click here to view the E27 Pendant!


View the whole Muuto collection by clicking here!


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Tags: Ambit Rail, David Village Lighting, E27, Focus Table, Interior Design, Interior Style, Lighting, Muuto, New Colours, New Designs, Unfold

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20 March 2017 Permalink

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Marset


Featured – Marset Discoco


The Marset Discoco is a beautiful design when either on or off. Its complex simplicity provides direct downwards illumination and creates soft shadows which exude from all around the shade.


Both attractive and decorative, the Discoco has been one of Marset’s most popular designs since its release in 2009 with it incorporating a Scandinavian design with a Mediterranean style.


Marset


The Marset Discoco collection includes a wall, ceiling and suspension version. Each version is made from a collection of polycarbonate discs in white, black and gold, matt grey or matt beige. The suspension has five sizes with the largest having a 132cm diameter, and the smallest being 35cm in diameter, perfect for over a dinning table or in a living area.


Marset


All of the beautiful collection is available on our website, click here to view!


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Tags: Barcelona, David Village Lighting, Designer Lighting, Discoco, Discs, Interior Design, Lighting, Marset

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13 March 2017 Permalink

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ELLE Decoration


In April’s edition of Elle Decoration they feature their second volume of the Essential Kitchen Guide.


The kitchen is seen as the heart of the home, a vitial room that’s décor can often be forgotten. The Kitchen guide from Elle Decoration gives you inspiration whether you are planning a full renovation or simply updating a few elements.


Below is a collection of lighting which Elle Decoration has picked out to help you create the perfect kitchen.


ELLE Decoration


1. Beslite BL1   2. Original BTC Cosmo    3. Muuto Under the Bell    4. Lampe Gras 222


5. Foscarini Aplomb Large   6. Flos Taraxacum


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1 March 2017 Permalink

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Louis Poulsen


New Colour – AJ Collection


Louis Poulsen is honouring Arne Jacobsen and celebrating the 60th anniversary of his iconic AJ design by releasing new and dynamic colours to the range. The collection includes a floor, table and wall version.


The 3 piece collection is still available in the original black, white and pale petroleum options but now has 7 new colours. The new colours in the collection consist of dark green, ochre, rust red, midnight blue, aubergine and two grey midtones.


The colours are linked closely to Arne Jacobsen’s universe and have been selected to show of the essence of the lamp.


Louis Poulsen


“The AJ lamps are famous for their sculptural design. The new colour collection consists of both classic and more contemporary tones, which all share the trait of highlighting the design of the AJ lamp itself,” says Idea & Design Director Rasmus Markholt from Louis Poulsen.


The AJ table, floor and wall lamps were designed by Arne Jacobsen in 1957 for the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen where they were an integral part of the hotels design concept. The AJ lamp has since become a world famous design and one of Arne Jacobsen’s most popular lamps.


Louis Poulsen


“Arne Jacobsen was an aesthete to his fingertips, and it is no accident that he was often given responsibility for the interiors of the buildings he designed – right down to the smallest detail. He originally dreamed of being an artist before choosing to train as an architect, and his artistic talent and courage clearly shine through in both his unique design idiom and his sense of colour. That is why we feel it is in keeping with his spirit to update the AJ lamps with a range of classic and inspirational colours,” adds Rasmus Markholt.


The design for the AJ shade was based on using two geometric shapes; the cylinder for the socket and the cone shade. The lamp directs the light where it's needed making is ideal for use as both a work light and a reading lamp.


 


Click here to view the new colour collection!


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Tags: AJ Floor, AJ Table, AJ Wall, Arne Jacobsen, David Village Lighting, Designer Lighting, Iconic AJ, Interior Design, Lighting, Louis Poulsen, New In

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Come Dine With Vibia!

28 February 2017 Permalink

 


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According to Vibia, going out is the new staying in. However, we don’t agree!
Many up-and-coming restaurants, trendy eateries and stylish bars are recreating the cosy calming feel of home. With the best comfort food being served, relaxing environments and casual dining situations, these experiences are inspired by the contentment of home.


Vibia Flamingo


By staying in, you can create the ambience you desire for intimate gatherings or bustling dinner parties.
One of the many reasons we dine out is the extraordinary experience we get from a new and unique environment. Recreating the sense of occasion with personalised design at home can transform the way we approach dining, as well as how we treat the everyday rituals. 


Vibia Match


The right lighting can influence the entire interior design, whether you’re aiming for a minimalist style or a casual inviting space.


Vibia Slim


Get inspired by Vibia lighting to create a dining/kitchen area worth staying in for!


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Tags: Design, Designer, Interiors, Lighting, Spain, Vibia

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17 February 2017 Permalink

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On the 11th of Febaury the David Village Lighting team headed to Sweden to explore the Stockholm Furniture and Lighting Fair 2017 . Whilst there we saw the lastest designs by some of the brands we work with, helping us to learn more about their new products.  


Below is a photo diary featuring the brands we saw and their beautiful displays.


Muuto


Muuto


&Tradition


&Tradition


Anglepoise


Anglepoise


Zero


Zero


Foscarini


Foscarini


Light Years


Light Years


Gubi


Gubi


Marset


Marset


Lampe Gras


Lampe Gras


Secto


Secto


Orsjo


Orsjo


Louis Poulsen


Louis Poulsen


Fabbian


Fabbian


Luceplan


Luceplan


Hay


Hay


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Tags: Anglepoise, David Village Lighting, DCW éditions, Fabbian, Foscarini, Gubi, Hay, Interior Design, Lampe Gras, Lighting, Light Years, Louis Poulsen, Luceplan, Marset, Muuto, New designs, Orsjo, Secto, Stockholm, Stockholm Furniture and lighting Fair

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15 February 2017 Permalink

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Le Klint


New brand available – Le Klint


We are excited to announce that Le Klint lighting is now available to buy online. The Danish based company began in the early 20th century when a hand pleated lamp shade was made to fit a lamp, both designed by architect and master of engineering, Jensen-Klint.


Le Klint


 Klint’s family and friends worked hard to help him refine the new shade and in return they each received one as a gift from him.


In 1943 the brand Le Klint was made official and was led by Tage Klint. The brand is known throughout the world for its unique craftsmanship and has been awarded many honours over the years.


Their range is constantly being developed and modernized inline with the latest technology available.


Below is a collection of our favourite designs by Le Klint!


Le Klint


We already have some of their designs online and will be adding more from the collection over the next few days. Click here to view the range!


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Tags: All In Table, Cache Table, Carronade Pendant, David Village Lighting, Denmark, Heart Pendant, Interior Design, Jensen-Klint, Le Klint, Lighting, New Brand, Snowdrop Pendant, Swirl Pendant, Swirl Table

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14 February 2017 Permalink

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Fontana Arte Blom Table   Louis Poulsen AJ Table   Foscarini Big Bang


Flos Miss k Table      Anglepoise Orignial 1227 Giant Floor


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9 February 2017 Permalink

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7 February 2017 Permalink

Anglepoise


New In – Margaret Howell Type 75 Table Seagrass


 Late last year we told you all about the new collaboration between Anglepoise and Margaret Howell and the last finish of the trio, Seagrass, is now available. 


Anglepoise


 The collection now has three finishes; Seagrass, Orche Yellow and Saxon Blue which were chosen by Margaret Howell to be able to be used both in the home and office. The design remains the same as the original with a brushed aluminium finish and chrome plated fittings.


Click here to view the Anglepoise Margaret Howell Type 75 collection!


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3 February 2017 Permalink

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In March’s issue of Elle Decoration Editor Michelle Ogundehin discusses the idea of grey being the new neutral. Over the last few years neutrals have turned their connotations from boring dull shades to now express high end style. In the mist of that, grey is also now going against the ideas of being an old age, cold colour and is now one which is seen to easily fit into your interior giving you a step up from whites and neutrals.


1. &Tradition Flowerpot   2. Louis Poulsen PH   3. Lampe Gras Mantis   4. &Tradition Marbel


5. Flos String   6. Gubi Adnet   7.Bestlite BL5   8. Artemide Pirce   9. Oluce Atollo


10.  Flos CopyCat   11. Flos Taccia   12. Light Years Carravagio   13. Foscarini Rituals


14. Flos Snoopy   15. Artemide Dalu   16. &Tradition Flowerpot   17. Flos Zeppelin


18. Beslite BL2   19. Gubi Grashoppa


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25 January 2017 Permalink

Artuo alvarez


Arturo Alvarez’s Ballet Collection wins Best of the Year!


Last year was a great year for Arturo Alvarez as it won the Best of the Year Award for its Ballet Chandelier Collection. The Ballet composition was the winner of the category, Lighting Chandeliers, which was revealed during the award ceremony attended by the Arturo Alvarez team.


The awards are organised by Interior Magazine, a global reference in the industry, these awards recognise the most significant designs of the year.


Artuo alvarez 


Arturo Alvarez have shared their happiness regarding receiving the award stating “It’s a great satisfaction that our chandelier, designed by Héctor Serrano and made based on the experimentation with Simetech, a material registered by arturo alvarez, has been chosen as the best of the year, something that strengthens our trust in the innovation and the development and use of new materials”.


Ballet is a collection of pendants that arises from the experimentation with Simetech. The material allows forms to be created from the overlap and joints of their vertices, leaving freedom in the flexibility of the material.  The result is a fluid shape which changes depending on the point of view.


Plie, Relevé, Elancé ... a constant dance of light and shadows.


To view the Ballet collection click here!


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11 January 2017 Permalink

 


Foscarini


Featured – Foscarini Birdie


The Birdie collection by Foscarini is a family of lamps which is inspired by the poetic image of a bird on a branch.


Although they are all recognisably part of the birdie collection, each version of the birdie lamp is a design in its own right. The collection includes suspension, wall, floor and table options and is available in White, Grey, Amaranth or Orange.


Foscarini


Wall


The Birdie wall model expands the possibility of creating combination of the various versions. It’s subtle design and natural inspiration allows the wall version to blend in easily with the most unlikely of settings creating a different looks for each space.


Foscarini


Suspension


The Birdie suspension is suspended in the air with its straightforward and harmonious diffuser. Multiple suspension versions are also available. With either 3,6 or 9 shades the suspension has the same number of white finish arms which act almost like branches of a tree to support the diffusers. Thanks to the additional cable set, the Birdie pendant can be made to suit your room whatever the ceiling height and is available in a ceiling version should no drop be required.


Foscarini


Table


The Birdie table has a slim stem which represent the trunk of a tree. The shade is a reinterpretation of the classic reading lamp while the branch beckons your touch, turning it on or off. These elements work together to give life to a friendly lamp which combines a smooth and familiar structure with a bold character. The Birdie come in two sizes ensuring whether placed in the living room, on a desk or on a bedside table the lamp fits in naturally in the space and add a stylish touch to everyday life.


Foscarini


Floor


The Birdie floor has a similar design to the table with a long slim stem and a classic shade with a branch like detail. The Birdie floor stands at 150cm and is perfect to be used to light a area for example where you sew or read.


View the collection by clicking here!


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Tags: Birdie, Branch, Combination, Designer Lighting, Floor, Foscarini, Lighting, Suspension, Table, Wall

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10 January 2017 Permalink

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As we head into a new year we take a look at some of our favourite design of 2016. Throughout the last year there have been many releases which have set new trends and created new ways to let you show your individuality through your interior. To celebrate 2016 and all of its beautiful lighting, above we’ve put together our 10 favourites of the last year.


Click on each of the links below to view the products!


1. Artemide Chlorophilia      2. Kartell Kids Fly       3. Louis Poulsen Cirque


4. Foscarini Aplomb Large    5. Moooi Coppelia       6. Wastberg w163 Lampyre


7. Flos Superloon   8. Louis Poulsen Mini Panthella


9. Light Years Night Owl    10.  Anglepoise Type 75 Margaret Howell


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Tags: Anglepoise, Artemide, David Village Lighting, Exterior Design, Favourites, Flos, Foscarini, Interior Design, Kartell, Lighting, Light Years, Louis Poulsen, Moooi, New In, Wastberg

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9 January 2017 Permalink

Astro


New In


We’ve been busy adding lots of new products online and top of the list was Astro. Their newest collection is in keeping with their stylish, affordable and durable designs. Four of our favourites are pictured above, the Ascoli floor, the Edge Reader Wall, the Goya Wall and the Thurso outdoor oval.


View more of the new arrivals by clicking here!


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Tags: Ascoli, Astro, Edge Reader, Exterior Lighting, Goya, Interior Lighting, Lighting, New In, Thurso

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