These aren't corked bottles but a series of pendant lights, table and floor lamps created by award-winning designer Benjamin Hubert.
Known as Labware Lights, three simple elements were
combined to shape each light: mouth-blown white opaque glass that, due
to the nature of the material, makes each light unique, a hand-turned
oak cork bark stopper from Portugal and braided blue flex. All the
lights come with a bright white low energy bulb.
If you have money to spend on a renovation this year, you could do worse than install a new bathroom. It is an upgrade that could add value to your home if you complete it to a high standard. We all need a haven where we can get away from the rest of the world and soak our troubles away with hot water, candles and a glass of wine. Create one in your home and make life more comfortable than it is now. Read more
People seek to improve their surroundings wherever they live, and they add billions to the economy. Maybe it is only by purchasing new wallpaper and paint. Hundreds of thousands of people decide to take on a significant project every year. Those renovations cost a lot of money and keep others in employment. It is just another way to keep money turning over and society functioning. Read more
Norman Foster and Frank Gehry reveal their preliminary look at the residential spaces in the Battersea Power Station. The project will include 103 homes, a doctor's clinic, a commercial gym, a 167 room hotel and a range of shops, cafes and restaurants. Read more