Tag Archive: Lzf-lamps
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
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.
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?
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.
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!
Workplace lighting: its effect on employees productivityMarch 27, 2018
It is known that lighting has a huge effect on humans and their health. Since most of us spend much
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
Wood warmth. Feeling home away from homeFebruary 15, 2018
In today’s world of low cost travelling, our expectations of a trip has dismished notably. Perhaps it happens because we have
Visit Brussels: the bustling and cosmopolitan getawayDecember 12, 2017
Are you planning on visiting Brussels? The capital of Belgium and de facto capital of the European Union, is a bustling,
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
Bordeaux: a city worth to spend a weekend of enjoymentNovember 21, 2017
The enjoyment of a weekend break is often enough to recharge the batteries, energising the mind, body and soul. There are
Winners of a FEMEVAL AwardNovember 15, 2017
Lzf Lamps has been recognised with the Exterior Projection Grant. The FEMEVAL (Valencian Federation of Metal) Awards are designed to
Where there is light, there is lifeOctober 19, 2017
Igor Josifovic and Judith de Graaff, known as the Urban Jungle Bloggers, have a truly natural affinity with plants. Riding
Cold country, warm light: the significance of lightOctober 11, 2017
It is autumn in the northern hemisphere, where shorter days inevitably yield to longer nights. Inevitably, we seek for a
Why we love an indoor urban jungleOctober 4, 2017
Across LZF’s many projects and endeavours, you will find a tangible link with nature. LZF’s organic lighting collections are, in
Big brands see the lightSeptember 20, 2017
As consumers and employees, we increasingly demand and expect more of retail, hospitality and work environments. Correspondingly, we have seen
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
White walls and fresh airAugust 24, 2017
If you’ve ever watched Grand Designs on TV, you’ll know it takes a lot of guts to embark on the
Ming House in MonterreyAugust 3, 2017
If you ever travel to Monterrey, Mexico´s third largests city, there are two things that are not to be missed.
Summer 2017 ClosureJuly 26, 2017
As every year it’s time for us to close and regenerate our minds & souls so we can give the
Cool Californian Beach HouseJuly 20, 2017
Sonny and Cher, once had a beach house in Oxnard, California. So too did Dave Grohl from Nirvana/Foo Fighters, and