Green Souvenir: green gifts to remember your holidaysAugust 16, 2018
Maybe you are reading this from your holiday home? From a comfy daybed near the pool... Or from a sunny terrace near the ocean... Wherever you are, in today's post we'd like to share some tips on how to extend that holiday feeling. What kind of souvenir can you bring home, that will remind you about that secluded beach or dreamy view for a long time to come? A green souvenir!
In search of cosy: tips for utmost comfort at homeAugust 8, 2018
In the height of summer, as temperatures in many places soar, feeling cosy at home might not be your first priority. But as autumn approaches
Vertical Gardens: when cities go green and grow up to the sky.August 1, 2018
Without a visible horizon, less space and lack of greenery, it is easy to lose touch with our roots, and feel a certain disconnection to nature. The easiest way to incorporate this feeling in our daily lives is by adding houseplants and creating our own little urban jungle, a sort of green refuge from the city concrete and our buzzing smartphones.
We only have one planet: the green within LZF LampsJuly 24, 2018
It’s widely known that– at least, for now– we only have one planet to inhabit. Our way of living through the centuries has seriously damaged our environment and driven to extinction many animal species. In LZF we do believe that a balanced coexistence is based in eco-friendly policies.
Dine & Shine dinner brings new friends to LZF from the USA and Spain.July 19, 2018
Recently, LZF had the pleasure of welcoming and hosting a few product advisors from the USA. In a trip organised by ICEX ‘Invest in Spain’, the select group of advisors were keen to learn more about Spanish design and business by the hand of Sandro Tothill and BB Calvo.
Summer readings: find your perfect holiday partnerJuly 19, 2018
Holidays are the perfect moment to catch up with delayed books. As our summer readings list can sometimes be very short, we'd like to suggest you a few interesting titles worth adding to your personal library.
LZF’s Gea and Cosmos give off natural vibes in Paris.July 13, 2018
In Paris, Gea and Cosmos work at unisone giving off the natural vibe the modern space at Université du Management has created for students. The importance of reconnecting with nature gets emphasised by the design of the lounges: the colours choosen, the lamps and the general atmosphere help students interact between them and with the space around them.
TGR Monthly: 5 Simple Ways to Adopt the Slow Living Lifestyle.July 10, 2018
I feel this post ought to open with a disclaimer, because despite what social media might portray, slow living isn’t purely an aesthetic of crumpled linen, styled coffee cups and travels to wondrous places. Slow living is a mindful way of simplifying our lives to focus on what truly matters. It’s about being conscious of the things we buy and the impact our choices have on the immediate and wider environment.
Contract lighting: striking creations by LZFJuly 3, 2018
When thinking about planning and designing a public space, particularly a social space, light is doubtless an enabler—of conversation, openness, warmth and intimacy. If a restaurant, cafe or bar requests a particular ambience, for example a relaxed or lively air, then a well-designed lighting scheme will play a pivotal role in fulfilling this requirement.
Travelling and photography: style your photos like a proJune 28, 2018
Photographs are a great way of remembering a family vacation, a romantic getaway or a trip with friends. But quite often though, when it comes to reviewing our photos we find they have a number of irritating flaws: a blurry image, missing features or a colourless shot. Thankfully, there are a number of tips and tricks to fix these anomalies.
Europe speaks about innovation: LZF visits BrusselsJune 26, 2018
As a part of an European initiative, some Valencian designers and companies–amongst who is LZF Lamps–that believe design is the major driving force to create, have had a chat with Carlos Moedas, Commissioner for Research, Innovation and Science.
A seasons change: update your lightingJune 22, 2018
Summer is upon us in the northern hemisphere and the new season brings longer days, with more natural light. With the extra hours of sunlight, we tend to shift away from using as much indoor lighting (certainly much less than we will use in those darker winter months). But with the summer sun, should we forget about lighting altogether?
LZF talking tacos & margaritas!June 20, 2018
Last week at Dallas Market Center, a multistory design center sitting in Texas, Hossley Lighting Associates and LZF Lamps took over the event with an amazing presentation of LZF fixtures. Hossley, our reps in Dallas, hosted a presentation for about 40 guests who had the chance to enjoy delicious tacos, fizzy margaritas and our handmade wood veneer lamps.
Table lamps: A Staple Complement to your DecorationJune 14, 2018
We know that good lighting can change and enhance the ambience of a room. And even though they've been ousted for a long time, table lamps are the perfect complement to your interior scheme. Get a glimpse on how to rock table lamps as a basic interior design object.
Natural wood veneers: why do we use them to create our fixtures.June 7, 2018
Wood is a noble, natural, versatile, long-lasting and aesthetic material. An organic, physical matter, it is perceived as warm and welcoming. Endowed with such qualities, wood is the perfect material for use in a wide range of architecture and design projects.
The New LZFMay 30, 2018
LZF renews its visual identity betting it all on wood as the main ambassador of the brand. As a prologue to its 25th anniversary the company has bet on simplifying certain aspects of their corporate image and to strengthen the values that make LZF a unique brand in the industry.
Blooming with the season: summer gardens.May 30, 2018
A garden in full bloom, with an abundance of flowers, fruit trees and aromatic herbs, is a joyful sight. Filling our outdoor spaces with bright colours and pleasing aromas, a blossoming garden is the herald of summer. A veritable explosion of life, it signals long and sultry days to come.