Cordial lamp by Nicolò Barlera

Search results:

Cordial lamp by Nicolo Barlera

Cordial lamp by Nicolò Barlera

Product news: ten metres of electrical cord are coiled around to form the shade of this pendant lamp by Italian designer Nicolò Barlera.

Cordial lamp by Nicolo Barlera

Nicolò Barlera used just the cord, plug and bulb socket in an attempt to minimalise the amount of parts used. "I found an easy and effective way to use fewer components," Barlera told Dezeen.

Cordial lamp by Nicolo Barlera

Electricity runs through the entire length of the spiralled cord before the power reaches the bulb.

Cordial lamp by Nicolo Barlera

The pendant shape was formed by winding the cord around a mould then doubling it back.

Cordial lamp by Nicolo Barlera

Barlera collaborated with designer Lorenzo Antonioni on the initial design of the Cordial lamp, then developed the project with Swedish design firm Kanter & Karlsson.

Cordial lamp by Nicolo Barlera

We've recently featured a lamp that looks light a car headlamp and an edible desk lamp that comes in four flavours.

See all our stories about lamps »

Photography is by Fredrik Andersson.