Awesome Lamps

Andromeda Tactical Lamp

Andromeda Tactical Lamp

Just like the Battle Mug, the Andromeda is inspired by military equipment and also makes use of Picatinny rails. Its legs and panels are affixed to its body via rail mounts for easy adjustment.

Evil Robot Bespoke Lamps

Evil Robot Bespoke Lamps

Evil Robot Designs has new eye-catching toy-lamp amalgams featuring action figures from famous franchises such as Alien, Transformers, Toy Story, Star Wars, Batman, He-Man and more.

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BANG! Lamp

BANG! Lamp

What was once a concept is now reality, as bitplay has actually released this whimsical lamp, which comes with a gun-shaped remote to “shoot” the lampshade from across the room so it falls over.

LuminAID Lamp

LuminAID Lamp

The LuminAID is the world’s first inflatable solar-powered LED lamp. Just 4 hours under full sunlight is enough to power it for 6 to 10 hours. Product demo at 0:50. Another demo video here.

The Enlightenment

The Enlightenment
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The Enlightenment is a light book, but not in terms of its contents because it doesn’t have any text. It’s actually a lamp shaped like a tome. Part of the proceeds from the sale go to Edukans.

Menlo Park Lamps

Menlo Park Lamps
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Inspired by Thomas Edison’s vintage lightbulbs, The Dapper Llama creates fine handmade wooden table lamps which add a rich and nostalgic ambient glow to any room.

Dunk Lamp

Dunk Lamp
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Designed by Karl Zahn, the Dunk lamp will delight and torture basketball fans. The hoop begs you to play ball with it, but the fragile fluorescent bulb – not to mention the price – tells you otherwise.

Wooden Lampshade

Wooden Lampshade

Youtuber rikkitikkiberger captured the long process of lathing that woodturner Soren Berger uses to make one of his unique lampshades. Don’t worry, he repurposes all that scrap material.

Stockpile Designs

Stockpile Designs
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Designer Jake Wright turns military waste into lighting fixtures and furniture. His creations take the equipment “out of their aggressive context” and highlight their form rather than their function.

Projector LED Lamp Concept

Projector LED Lamp Concept

A concept by Ukrainian designer Michael Samoriz, the Projector table lamp has 25 LEDs arranged in a square, calling to mind the huge spotlights in stadiums. This would go well with foosball tables.

Balloon Lamp

Balloon Lamp
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Designed by CrousCalogero for lighting company Estiluz, the Balloon Lamp is exactly that – a balloon-shaped lamp. It casts a soft white glow and is available as a suspension lamp or a wall lamp.

Mr. Whippy Lamps

Mr. Whippy Lamps
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Alex Garnett’s ice cream cone pendant lamps are the perfect place for twisty CCFL bulbs. Despite how tasty they look, we don’t encourage licking the bulbs or crunching down on the earthenware cones.

Gummy Bear Lamps

Gummy Bear Lamps

While you might be tempted, you won’t be able to eat this giant gummy bear – that’s because it’s a nightlight, and despite your best efforts, it’s not edible. Just push its squishy bear belly for light.

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Lamps by Evil Robot Designs

Lamps by Evil Robot Designs

Arresting lamps with bases sculpted from old toys and action figures. Each lamp is given a monochrome coating and a high gloss lacquer. You can also have your own toys converted into lamps.

Flos Gun Lamp

Flos Gun Lamp
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Keep a gun by your side at all times with Philippe Starck’s deadly-looking bedside lamps, fit for Scarface’s pad. Available in chrome or 18k gold-plate finishes. Bullets not included.

Light-Light Floating Lamp

Light-Light Floating Lamp

Designed by Angela Jansen, Light-Light floating lamps make use of electromagnetic components to make its top levitate. Its LEDs can be dimmed or turned off while keeping the floating effect on.

Punctuation Lamps

Punctuation Lamps

These lamps from Tabisso will not only make sure that your taste in lighting makes a statement, but that their furniture is properly punctuated. The lamps come in over 20 different forms from @ to ?

Wrecking Ball Lamp

Wrecking Ball Lamp

While you could have a lamp inspired by a crane, you could also be much more literal with Studio Job’s bronze wrecking ball lamp, which replaces the ball with a bulb. Matching crane here.

The Crane Lamp

The Crane Lamp
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Measuring 8’6″ tall by 10′ long, this dramatic counterbalanced wooden LED lighting fixture by Matt Downer Designs is the only thing you need to fill an entire room (besides some place to sit.)

Cereal Bowl Lamp

Cereal Bowl Lamp

All you need to do to illuminate this Cereal Bowl Lamp from ideaka is to touch the metal spoon. It’s still a concept, but it might be fun to immortalize a favorite childhood (or adult) breakfast memory.

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Nuke Lamp

Nuke Lamp

One of the most eye-catching – and controversial – designs for a lamp we’ve ever seen. Designed by Luca Veneri using fluid dynamic simulation to emulate the shape of a mushroom cloud.

A4 Paper Ream Lamp

A4 Paper Ream Lamp

It seems like such a simple concept, but we love the ambient glow that plusminuszero’s A4 lamp emits, while masquerading as a 500-sheet ream of paper. We wish they made one in tabloid size too.

Loaded Objects Ceramics

Loaded Objects Ceramics
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These highly detailed, sleek and sexy hand made slip-cast ceramic lamps are created by Ryan Weigner. Features 9mm and AK-47 lamp stems and bodies. Fixture, shade, cord and plug are included.

Tetra Pak Lamps

Tetra Pak Lamps

Designer Ed Chew created these intricate lighting fixtures using old Tetra Pak cartons, otherwise headed for the recycling bin (or worse yet, the trash). Nothing like a little ingenuity, right folks?

10 Ton Lampshade

10 Ton Lampshade
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Unleash your inner Wile E. Coyote with this basic, but nonetheless amusing cloth lampshade from Meninos. Hanging light bulb and Road Runner not included. Also, doesn’t actually weigh 10 tons.

Shark Lamp

Shark Lamp

We can’t get the shark attack theme from Jaws out of our minds when we look at designer Aleksandr Mukomelov’s shark fin lamp. And just when we thought it was safe to go back in the living room.

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