Light fantastic: Lamp puts others in the shade

Light fantastic: Lamp puts others in the shade

Light fantastic: Lamp puts others in the shade

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Lightness by UXUS Lightness by UXUS
Lightness by UXUS Lightness by UXUS
Lightness by UXUS Lightness by UXUS

Light fantastic: Lamp puts others in the shade

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Amsterdam – Dutch design agency UXUS has created a lamp that lets users personalise the design.

The LIGHT_NESS lamp will be on sale as a kit containing a wooden frame with a customisable cord and a length of bright orange tape. The tape can be wrapped around the beech frame in a number of ways to create a shade for the light inside.

According to UXUS, central to the LIGHT_NESS concept is the creation of an object from very simple elements that you make yourself. The agency wanted to inspire and motivate people to be more involved with the design process instead of remaining in a passive and consuming state.

LS:N previously explored how brands are engaging with consumers through DIY products and events. For more information, see our Design It Yourself design direction.

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