26 Sep '11, 9am

For sustainable decor, here are some lovely eco-inspired lighting ideas from London Design Fest.

The London Design Festival is a massive collection of new and original design from around the world. With so many venues, it takes a sharp-eyed design junky to make sense of it all. Lighting is one area where there is a lot of interesting innovation. These lovely, graceful whisks, usually used for making eggs, have been turned into a string of lights. Using the obvious household implements, this Cypriot designer , also makes a stand up lamp from a garden rake. Photo: B. Alter, vanja bazdulj These felt lamps would add an eccentric touch to your dining room. They are designed by a Slovenian, and made out of wool felt which is moulded and painted. She is interested in playful and experimental use of materials, so that we look at the world differently, which these lights certainly make you do. Photo: B. Alter, la torre cruz These lights almost look like birds' wings. But they ...

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