We have a slight fascination with chandeliers, we admit. There’s something about the opulence of chandeliers that gets us, which is why we were so taken with this geeky one made of books, candles and bulbs not that long ago. Now, thanks to Dutch design collective Droog, we’ve found the perfect anti-chandelier made from 85 […]
Living in the home country of IKEA, it is always nice to see something original, hand crafted, and AWESOME. Adam Wallacavage’s chandeliers are just that. Creating the chandelier from epoxy clay, spray paint and ‘secret sauce to give it that classy glassy look,’ Wallacavage creates extravagant ornamental sculptures crafted in a myriad of colours and […]
Books we can’t flip, but make us flip? Such a thing exists: the book chandelier by Korean artist Kim Songhe. It’s made from old books, waxed-over candles and rustic light bulbs. Makes sense. Books illuminate. You may now proceed to flip as well.
Lads who dig their low-brow lager as well as the finer things in life will love these homely beer bottle chandeliers by Barlite. Here you can choose from their no-frills basic light fixtures, 2 to 4 tier chandeliers, and even 40-bottle pool table lights, all held together by tenacious steel rods hugging beer bottles tight. Just check out that divine light pouring out of these bottles — it’s time to get another beer.
Netherlands-based artist Hans van Bentem creates spectacular, rock ’n’ rollesque chandeliers. That’s right, why not a skull or a pistol chandelier in a one bedroom flat? It sounds ever so grand.