Toothpicks Transformed into Lamps

LUXies, who would have imagined that the small little objects aimed for our teeth could be transformed into something so contemporary in design!

Daisuke Hiraiwa, Tokyo native and London ‘spatial design’ study, created these elegant ‘Stamen’ lamps by gluing toothpicks to a flexible backing allowing for adaptable movement.

Stamen chandeliers elevate an everyday material into brilliant expressions of found design. –Mike Chino, reporting from the International Contemporary Furniture Fair 2009 event,

There are several stunning designs of Stamen lamps—all offering mod elegance in combination with eco-LUX. To check out more designs, check out the ICFF 2009 Event recap.


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