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.
The perfect dinner soirée: it’s all in the detailMay 16, 2018
Hosting a successful dinner can prove to be an overwhelming affair, because of the number of details we need to
LZF’s Cervantes wins the European Product Design AwardMay 14, 2018
Our suspension and wall lamp Cervantes, designed by Burkhard Dämmer has won 2018 Silver award for Home Interior Lighting category
Holiday at home: enjoy the rest and your “slow life”May 9, 2018
Having our days filled with never-ending schedules, meetings, school, extra-curricular activities and all sorts of social commitments is stressing and leaves very little space for us to enjoy the important things in life. Learn how to get started with the "slow living" lifestyle and discover a more mindful way of interacting with your surroundings.
A pinch of green: plants for forgetful gardenersMay 2, 2018
If you want to add some greenery to your home but you always forget watering your plants hear our suggestions. Here's your beginner's guide for gardeners.
LED lighting: the importance of choosing the right lightApril 25, 2018
Nowadays style and sustainability go hand in hand. If we care about the origin of our furniture, ornaments a houseware, why not think about our lighting too? We rely on light to develop many daily routines and activities: reading, cooking, using our laptops and tablets… But do we give a second thought to the bulbs we have installed at our home? Learn more about LED Lighting and save money and energy!
3 days of design in CopenhagenApril 23, 2018
From 24th to 26th of May, 3 days of design event will be held at Copenhagen, Denmark. This annual event
Alameda, eating in the woodsMarch 14, 2018
Alameda is Spanish for poplar grove, but it is often used to describe any shaded tree-lined boulevard, however, in this
Light-hearted lighting. Whimsical forms without losing functionFebruary 22, 2018
There are many ways to add visual interest to a room. One can go the safe route, let’s say a
The new LZF website opens a door to a world of lighting wonderNovember 24, 2017
Delve deep into LZF’s refreshed and revamped website and discover a world of handsome, handmade wood lighting. One of LZF’s
Win a Piknik lamp!November 22, 2017
We knew that we wanted to have a cordless light in our collection, but we had no idea how to
Bye Willie, you were our man in Ireland !!August 29, 2017
The first time we met Willie Duggan, he strode into our booth at Euroluce or some such fair. He was
The beauty of naturalJuly 5, 2017
‘If only life were that simple…’ A hackneyed phrase, yet one we have all doubtless uttered at one time or
Colour Matters: The Psychological Aspects of ColourMay 31, 2017
In the first of two articles on colour, we explore just some of the psychological aspects of colour. Our world
The LZF story. Enveloping light with wood since 1994May 19, 2017
LZF Lamps is a story of people, wood and light. The result of a peculiar encounter between two strangers. It
New York, New York: 5 Tips for Eager Visitors to the ICFFMay 15, 2017
‘Start spreading the news…’ The opening line to that most hackneyed Sinatra classic rarely fails to conjure up nostalgia for
‘Wood Touched by Light’: The Complete LZF OeuvreMay 10, 2017
LZF‘s new catalogue tells the story of an innovatory brand whose wood veneer lamps cleverly envelop light, wrapping it in
Magic HappensMay 8, 2017
What happens when you have 26 people working on a photo shoot for a week in the middle of the
Euroluce, A HistoryMay 4, 2017
Every two years, Euroluce lights up the Italian Salone del Mobile. All eyes are focused on Fiera Milano, where the
Lzf at Euroluce 2017: 100m2 of wonderful lightApril 9, 2017
LZF Lamps presented its New Collections 2017 at Euroluce, from 4th to 9th April 2017. It was so good to