form us with love: plug lamp for ateljé lyktan
form us with love: plug lamp for ateljé lyktan
mar 13, 2012

form us with love: plug lamp for ateljé lyktan

‘plug lamp’ by form us with love for ateljé lyktan all photos by jonas lindström

swedish design studio form us with love has just sent us new images of their ‘plug lamp’, which we featured this february when they exhibited at stockholm design week 2012 (original coverage here).

addressing today’s digitally connected society and our constant need to recharge our computers, smartphones, tablets, the lighting object features the addition of an electrical socket consolidated within the base of the design.

developed for swedish lighting company ateljé lyktan, the light is concealed within a bulbous form made from opal glass, its foundation molded and powder coated in aluminium. the integrated socket is centrally placed within the base, emphasizing it as an important detail to ‘plug’. having this bonus socket included as part of the lamp eliminates the often bothersome task of having to look for a place to plug in your gadgets or physically having to unplug another device in order to access an electrical point. the ‘plug lamp’ is available in black, green, grey, red and white.

form us with love: plug lamp for ateljé lyktan the lamp features an integrated electrical socket within its base

form us with love: plug lamp for ateljé lyktan collection of ‘plug lamps’

form us with love: plug lamp for ateljé lyktan constructing the lighting object

form us with love: plug lamp for ateljé lyktan building process

form us with love: plug lamp for ateljé lyktan the base of the design is made from molded and powder coated aluminium

form us with love: plug lamp for ateljé lyktan individual ‘plug lamp’ components

form us with love: plug lamp for ateljé lyktan the design comes in five colors including black, green, grey, red and white

video demonstrating the assembly and use of the ‘plug lamp’ video © ateljé lyktan

  • I like the simplicity of this lamp, very elegant.

    ideann says:
  • Why did I not think of that!!!

    Absolutely brilliant (excuse the pun!!!)

    Johnnie Autard says:
  • one technical question for the designer/developer: where did you get those round covers for the SHUCKO plugs? I\’ve been looking a long time for something like that…

    k u v a says:

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