17 September 2014

MINI HULA Special Edition Set for Plumen

MINI HULA Special Edition Set for Plumen

As you well know by now, we are long-time admirers of Laura Wellington’s HULA design and we know we’re not the only ones! As such, we are very happy to announce…drum roll please… Read more…

16 September 2014

The Glowing Oak @ Designersblock

Plumen Glowing Oak at Designersblock 2014 part of London Design Festival

Plumen Glowing Oak at Designersblock 2014

London Design Festival kicked off last Saturday and naturally we’re taking part in lots festivities!

Designersblock invited us to create a grand lighting installation to go with their fantastic venue. They’ve really outdone themselves this year, by taking up residence in an iconic London landmark, the Old Sessions House.
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12 September 2014

Plumen @ Protein for Shoreditch Design Triangle

Plumen Drop Top Lamp Shade installation at protein for Shoreditch Design Triangle

With London Design Festival just around the corner, Plumen HQ is buzzing!

We’ve constructed a show-stopping chandelier for Protein, an East London brand and trend agency, which will be part of the Shoreditch Design Triangle. Read more…

4 September 2014

Good Nite Indeed

NITE suspension by Jorge Pensi for B.LUX with Plumen 001 designer light bulb.

We had a bit of a ‘wow’ moment the first time we saw the Nite pendant together with Plumen. We were astonished to see both designs fitting so seamlessly together, the first complementing beautifully the other’s shape.

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3 September 2014

Plumen 002 nominated for Best British Sustainable Design

Plumen 002 shortlisted for the ELLE Decoration British Design Awards 2014 in the Best British Sustainable Design category.

Great news! The Plumen 002 has been shortlisted for the ELLE Decoration British Design Awards 2014 in the Best British Sustainable Design category. Read more…

28 August 2014

nawre. table lamp

Plumen 001 designer light bulb in nawre. table lamp

 

Whether it’s a Baby Plumen lighting a cosy corner or a statement chandelier filling an atrium, you normally have to look up to spot a Plumen.

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21 August 2014

Radioactive alert! Beware of the Robochinal lamp.

Plumen 001 designer energy saving light bulb in Robochinal lamp created by Romanian freelance photographer & lighting designer, Andrei Ignia.

Robochinal lamp designed by Andrei Ignia

This lamp may look like it’s been stolen from the laboratory of a mad scientist, but this ingenious object is the creation of Romanian freelance photographer & lighting designer, Andrei Ignia. The industrial object enthusiast started a long-term love affair with the light during Bulb27, a project centred entirely around light bulbs. Let’s hear a bit more.

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19 August 2014

Sweet interior design, Avocado Sweets!

Stoke Newington Apartment refurbishment project led by interior design studio Avocado Sweets.

We were completely blown away by this redecoration project. Led by interior design studio Avocado Sweets, the project oozes endearing eccentricity and joie de vivre. Husband and wife, Evros and Susie Agathou, founders of the studio walked us through the process of transforming the old Victorian school into this dream family home. Read more…

14 August 2014

150 years of John Lewis

Plumen display in John Lewis' pop up exhibition in Oxford Street curated by the Design Museum

Plumen display in John Lewis, Oxford Street

2014 sees John Lewis celebrating their 150th year. To mark the occasion, the iconic UK department store has planned a series of events, including Design Today, a pop-up exhibition in their Oxford Street store.

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12 August 2014

Sustainable steam bent lamp shades

Butterfly pendant by Tom Raffield using the steam bending technique

Butterfly Pendant by Tom Raffield

With constantly evolving design technology and techniques, it’s hard to keep up and so sometimes it’s best to simply get back to basics. At least, that’s the approach chosen by Tom Raffield, lighting designer and woodworker from Cornwall, England. Read more…