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Crumbled Concrete Lighting

The Minimalist 'Like Paper Lamp' Has Kinks and Crinkles

— April 6, 2012 — Art & Design
The Like Paper lamp is named so for a reason. Although the lampshade has been made to look crafted out of crumbled sheets of paper, it has actually been formed out of something a lot less forgiving: concrete.

Designed by Miriam Aust and Sebastian Amelung for DUA, the Like Paper lamp has a simple aesthetic in spite of the deliberate kinks and crinkles. Its all-white palette and grey electrical cord helps it to blend into equally minimalist living spaces while standing out in colorful, eclectic ones. Since they are handmade, each Like Paper lamp is as unique as a snowflake. No two light fixtures have the same indents, edges and creases. They will add character to any home.
Trend Themes
1. Crumbled Concrete Lighting - Handmade concrete lighting fixtures with deliberately imperfect textures and designs.
2. Minimalist Lighting Design - Innovative lighting that seamlessly blends into understated interior decor.
3. Unique Handmade Lamps - Customized lamp designs that add a personal touch to spaces.
Industry Implications
1. Home Decor - Concrete lighting fixtures that have both practical and decorative applications for homes of all sizes.
2. Interior Design - Innovative lighting solutions to match the style and aesthetic of any living space.
3. Handmade Furniture and Decor - Unique and bespoke lighting fixtures that could complement a host of customized furniture designs.
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