We are beyond delighted to have been nominated in Irish Country Magazine’s “Irish Made” awards 2018… Imagining, designing and hand making all our products in Ireland is essential to us at Shady and the Lamp and that’s why we’re thrilled to have been nominated alongside some of the best in Ireland for an Irish Country Magazine “Irish Made” Award! Irish Country Magazine is running this competition to highlight the finest in homegrown products, we think it’s a
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Awards, Craft in Ireland, Irish Country Magazine, Irish Design, Irish Made Awards, Irish Made Awards Shortlist, Made in Ireland
Table Lamps – Matching shade size with base size… Choosing a lampshade is a fun part of the design process and the perfect opportunity to add ambiance and character to a room. There are many to titillate, particularly when visiting an independent lighting studio or browsing bespoke lampshades online so it’s worthwhile (and curiously satisfying) researching the options available to you. Once you’ve selected the perfect lampshade it’s time to measure up so you can choose
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Lamp Base Sizes, Lampshade Size Chart, Lampshade Sizing, Lampshades, Measuring Lampshades
Deciphering lampshade measurements can be a little tricky but the system can be beaten – just arm yourself with a measuring tape (or ruler) and a little know-how…     A. Top diameter – measure straight across the top of the lampshade B. Bottom/ Base diameter – measure straight across the bottom of the lampshade C. Vertical slant – measure straight along the slant (side) of the lampshade D. Height – measure straight up from
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How to measure a lamp shade, Lampshade Diameter, Lampshade Sizing, Measuring Lampshades
Kingston Lafferty Design approached Shady and the Lamp with a view to creating a large statement lighting piece, which was then designed and made by our team of experts at our Dublin studio…     KEY PARTNERS    KINGSTON LAFFERTY DESIGN PHOTOGRAPHY    RUTH MARIA MURPHY PHOTOGRAPHY    KNIGHT FRANK   Naturally, we were delighted collaborate with KLD. After considering the size of the space, a stunning dual aspect penthouse lounge, we scaled the design to eight
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Collaboration, Commercial Project, Penthouse, Residential, Statement Lighting
Winter Tree, Etched Silver and Dove Tesserae are but some of the modern prints used in our most recent capsule lampshade collection ‘Smoked’…   Always about the details, we wanted to enhance the mid century feel of this handmade lampshade collection by backing coloured geometric ring-sets with metallic PVC and some of the nicest embroidered fabrics we’ve seen in a long time. Perfect for a modern lighting scheme.    These shades are can be used
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Geometric Lampshades, Gold Lined Lampshades, Lampshade Collection, Lighting Design, Modern Lamp Shade