Bestlite from David Village Lighting
Bestlite, The famous table lamp, was designed in 1930 by English designer Robert Dudley Best and has been in continuous production ever since in the Bestlite Company. Best was influenced by the Bauhaus school in Germany which merged practical crafts with the fine arts. The Bestlite lamp proved to be a great success and was proclaimed the first Bauhaus manifestation in the UK by leading British Publictaion Architects Journal. During WWII Bestlite achieved the status of a national icon when Winston Churchill had one standing on his desk. Bestlite is held in permanent collections at both the Victoria & Albert Museum and the Design Museum in London. Loved by architects and designers throughout its 80-year history, today, Bestlite enjoys global iconic status.
Each with its own BL Code the Bestlite range is a family of Design Classics.
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Bestlite BL1 Table Lamp
Bestlite has been in continuous production since 1930. Bestlite is the creation of Robert Dudley Best who’s work was greatly influenced by the Bauhaus school in Germany which merged practical crafts with the fine arts. During WWII Bestlite achieved the status of a national icon when Winston Churchill had one standing on his desk! Eighty years on, the Bestlite design stays close to its industrial roots and true to its original design.
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May's issue of Elle Decoration looks at ‘The New Pretty’ and focuses on all things spring. The issue features the big decorating hotlist which is full of ideas and inspiration to brighten up every room in your home this season. Above we show you some of the designs featured in the May issue, click below to view!
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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.
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This months Elle Decoration looks at the ‘Mood of the Moment’. With calming tones and natural materials the lighting featured will inspire you to create a sleek and stylish interior using neutral shades and crisp autumn metallic finishes. The magazine is accompanied with an essential bathroom guide, because every room deserves to be on trend.
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In this months Elle Decoration the focus is on summer living. This issue is set to help you spruce up your home with the latest trends and make both your home and garden the perfect scene for summer.
View all of this months featured products by clicking the links below!
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Bringing the indoors outside and the outdoors inside was a main focus of Elle Decoration June. Now the weather is getting warmer our attention turns to our exterior living spaces. We re-introduce colourful details to our interiors for an uplifting design that reflects the sunny environment. This month was the release date of the much anticipated Louis Poulsen Cirque suspension. Designed by Clara Von Zweigbergk, this playful and colourful light is suitable for any modern domestic space. See all of this months featured items:
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Elle Decoration February
Welcome 2016! A new year for design and interior trends as set by Elle Decoration. February’s magazine features all new décor styles to bring homes and interior spaces up to date, including en vogue fashions and must haves of 2016! Here is our selection of lighting and furniture that is sure to get your year off to a good start!
|Tags:||Anglepoise, Artemide, Bestlite, Elle Decoration UK, Flos, Foscarini, Gubi, Kartell, Lighting, Santa & Cole, Tom Dixon.|
It’s that time of year again strawberries & cream, freshly cut grass and Wimbledon whites! As the tennis championship starts we take a look at the summery shade which everyone will be sporting, white! A fresh, bright shade which appeals to so many as it blends in well with most interiors. Here are 15 Love -ly lights to suit the season!
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