If you love antiques and want to have a piece of it in your house, the George Nelson Eye clock is just perfect. Designed by George Nelson and Irving Harper in 1957 this clock was revived by Vitra in Europe. Such style is never out of fashion. This Eye clock really “catches the eye”. Its style will bring a special zest either in your house or in the office. The materials which were used are wood and metal. The middle wooden bar stands for the “backbone” of the whole structure, supporting all the other elements. A unique piece it displays the designers creativity and vision of the future. These modern wall clocks have an attractive sculptural shape and they are a refreshing alternative to the usual traditional timekeepers.
The designers represent many lamps, which can not only illuminate your cozy home, but also become beautiful, original or even miraculous complement to the interior. Clearev Company has created an extraordinary lamp hovering in the air. This lamp literally defies the laws of gravity. It can easily decorate any interior – from contemporary to classic. Moreover, floating lamp will certainly surprise your guests. A variety of designs from Crealev allow you to choose a lamp according to your taste. You can also order your own design. There is Floating lamp LOS#2 on the first photo that made its grand debut during the Dutch Design Week of 2010.
Rattan furniture and accessories are well known for their ability to make a home warmer and more welcoming by bringing in some details and natural elements. More over, the most of such things are hand made. Océane Delain and Béatrice Durandard presented this excellent AURA lamp on the European ADREAM contest and took the first prize. They used solely eco friendly, natural materials and leds, making this lamp very energy efficient too. We especially loved the way the AURA looks when mounted to the wall – this way it’s obvious where the name comes from. It’s currently being produced in the limited series and sold at a fair price. The creators want to save exclusivity of their product by not turning it into the cheap mass production item.
If you like gardening but do not have enough space at your place, vertical gardens by Michael Hellgren, a landscape architect who specializes in creating vertical gardens, will be a perfect solution for you. You don’t need to create a special space for the plants and it will be very relaxing to have such a beauty at your home or office. You have to think of growing plants and flowers vertically if you have a balcony garden, wall or a small patio or rooftop garden. It will be easy to plan a lush wall of vegetables, flowers or foliage plants.
It is not a secret that the details create the whole design. To make your place bright you need something that will draw everybody’s attention. So make your house not only comfortable and cozy but also stylish and nice to look at. In this case Lotus fruit bowl designed by Stefano Giovannoni from the Italian company Alessi will be a good solution for you. This is the perfect finger bowl for serving ginger or other condiments with its beautiful Lotus flower design. The designer was inspired by the old tradition in china of the Asians and also by the cult for the lotus flower. The bowl is the part of the OrienTales collection which is reminiscent of 18th century ceramic trinkets. But still it looks very contemporary. It could be used both for fruit keeping and for decorative aims. The colour palette is very gentle and delicate. The price is about $33.