The cappello LED lamp is one of the most unique energy-saving light fixtures that we’ve seen lately and exemplifies many of the qualities that we pursue in building laneway houses – small, beautiful, efficiently designed, aenvironment-friendly.
Created by local Vancouver design studio, molo, the cappello lamp comes with a slightly unusual story. If you look closely at each lamp, the Carrara marble base comes scored with scratches which have been intentionally left intact. The marble is a direct extraction from the iconic Arco floor lamp designed by Castiglioni – each Arco lamp has a hole drilled into the side of its base so a broomstick handle can skewer it and two people holding the broom can move the heavy block around the home.
The small marble cylinder created as a by-product of the process is then tranformed into the base for molo’s capello lamp. Note the hole in the marble […]