made by seb: a light read
made by seb: a light read made by seb: a light read
jan 19, 2012

made by seb: a light read

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I designed this lamp to solve a constant personal problem – not having enough space on a small bedside table to keep all my books. the design was inspired by the shape and function of a traditional metal library bookend, as well as the side profile of a person reading a book while on their knees. the base of the light becomes a storage area for your books and the lampshade can be adjusted up or down to accommodate different sizes. the top edge of the metal base can be used as a handle to carry the light, along with the books to a new area. the lamp base is manufactured from powder coated metal that has been laser cut and cnc bent. the lampshade is custom made with fabric & wire.

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back view

  • How about the brainwave photographer taking a shot showing it illuminated 😐

    gerard says:

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