Alessi's LED Light Bulbs Don't Need No Stinking Lampshade Covering Them…

I love that you don't need to hide Alessi's first range of LED lightbulbs under a lampshade—in fact, they are the lampshades when screwed into Giovanni Alessi Anghini and Gabriele Chiave's Lumière desk lamp. The AlessiLux collection has several different bulbs to choose from—isn't the green U2Mi2 robot bulb… » 4/25/11 8:40am 4/25/11 8:40am

Polaroid Lamps Make Those Dusty Old Cameras Useful Again

Etsy seller Dan Riordan is doing a fine trade in recycled Polaroid cameras-cum-lamps, though at the moment he's all sold out of 'em, due to popularity. This particular one cost $150, with all of his creations promising 50,000 hours of dimmable light. One to bookmark, for sure. [Etsy via KEH via PetaPixel] » 3/17/11 1:40pm 3/17/11 1:40pm

Make a Sad Little Campfire in Your Bedroom, by Switching on This Lamp

I say sad little campfire, but really, anything that resembles a camping trip is bound to make you happy—you can almost smell the sweet alpine air just thinking about it. Fortunately a trip to the country is cheaper than this blown glass lamp, which costs 120 Euros / $168. [Skitsch via Cinq Cinq Designers via … » 3/07/11 4:20pm 3/07/11 4:20pm