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Literature-Shingled Lamps

The Zipper 8 Lighting Collection Covers Bulbs with Book Contents

— January 22, 2012 — Eco
If you're looking to display a great read but don't want to erect a bulky book shelf to prop it on, why not show off your love of literature with a lamp from the Zipper 8 Lighting collection?

The pendant shades, created by designer Allison Patrick, are made out of of all sorts of recycled goods that have been clipped into shingles and fashioned into intricately unique illuminating decor. Text-covered pages, cartoon cut-outs and even cocktail umbrellas are mashed into must-have masterpieces ready to hang from the most stylish of ceilings.

Flip the switch from basic to mind-blowing and put a conversation-starter piece from the Zipper 8 Lighting collection into you look well-read and your space look well-lit!
Trend Themes
1. Recycled Lighting - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Explore ways to incorporate recycled materials into lighting designs for unique and eco-friendly decor.
2. Upcycled Decor - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Create new products by repurposing and transforming discarded items into innovative and stylish home decor pieces.
3. Conversation-starter Design - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Develop lighting products that spark conversations and serve as unique, eye-catching centerpieces.
Industry Implications
1. Home Decor - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Combine functionality and artistic elements to create innovative and visually appealing home decor items.
2. Sustainable Design - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Find innovative ways to incorporate sustainable materials and manufacturing processes into product design and production.
3. Interior Design - Disruptive innovation opportunity: Introduce unconventional and eye-catching lighting options to enhance interior spaces and create a unique ambiance.
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