Classic metallics like copper never go out of style, and the last few years have seen an abundance of new designs. Most lighting manufacturers have seem to incorporate copper into their new collections. Unlike other metals, copper is extremely versatile, making it easy to incorporate in contemporary, as well as traditional interiors. Here are 6 of our favourite copper lighting pendants.
Cologne 2010: at imm cologne last month German designer Stephanie Knust exhibited a zig-zag shaped aluminium lamp. Called Zorro, the lamp can be positioned balancing on three points or with the arms parallel to the wall and floor. The anodised bent aluminium tube supports 90 LEDs encased in acrylic. See all our stories about Cologne
Taylor & Alana’s Carefully Crafted Hoboken Apartment
Name: Alana Biagioli & Taylor Gulbins Location: Hoboken, New Jersey Size: 900 square feet Years lived in: 6 months; Rented You may recall Taylor’s house call post a couple months ago, and the apartment in Hoboken that lured him and his girlfriend, Alana, out of Manhattan. The square footage and daylight in their home definitely seems worth the move. They have created a fresh and modern space that has plenty of character and craft. Decorating this apartment was clearly a labor of love.
IKEA PS 2014 Pendant lamp - white, copper color - IKEA
Winner of an honourable mention at the 2015 Red Dot Awards, one of the world's most respected design competitions, the IKEA PS pendant lamp now uses 85% less energy and will last up to 20 years longer with LED light bulbs.