This Pencil Lamp's Power Cord Leaves Doodles Around Your Home

Here's a clever way to rid your home of unsightly cables: just hide them in plain sight. Designers Michael & George created the HB Lamps featuring a glowing eraser that can illuminate a room, and a black power cable protruding from the pencil tip that looks like doodles left by the pencil instead of an ugly power cord—genius.

This Pencil Lamp's Power Cord Leaves Doodles Around Your Home

And for those who don't need the six-foot version which will no doubt be prohibitively expensive given they're each made to order, a 16-inch, self-standing mini version of the HB Lamp can also be ordered and perched on your desk, or thrown inside a monstrous pencil case if you find your university lecture halls just too dark. [Michael & George via Inhabitat]