If you are constantly having issues with trailing lamp cords, not knowing if you should leave it uncoiled or bundled up with some ugly tie, then this visible cord lamp should do the trick. The design incorporates the cord and solves the dilemma. The colored cord is visible through the lamp's clear glass base.
Italian designer Nicolo Taliani's Lamp No.1 comes in three colours - black, red and white - great basic colors for contemporary home decors.
We've seen intentionally visible cords before: