The company Ay illuminate is based in the Netherlands and works together with local craftsmen who manufacture exceptional lights and luminaires in various countries in Asia and Africa. Ay illuminate's designers are inspired both by nature and by different cultures, which is reflected in the use of organic forms and natural or recycled materials in combination with craftsmenship. www.ayilluminate.com.
ELOA luminaires combine the highest glassblowing skills with exceptionally beautiful design. All glass objects are blown without form in traditional glassworks in the Czech Republic. The size of the objects alone requires a high level of craftsmanship that only a few glassblowers still master to such perfection. Each lamp, bowl or vase is manufactured individually, according to customer's wishes. ELOA - Unique Lights. www.eloa.co
Graypants have their origins in Seattle, USA. The company designs and creates products, architecture, lighting and custom build installations. The 'Scraplights' are probably the best-known product line of graypants. They are made of recycled corrugated cardboard and are assembled in Holland in a workshop for handicapped people by hand. The lights feel at home in private living rooms as well as in stylish hotels, bars and restaurants. www.graypants.com
The JAPTH label offers young Dutch creatives a platform for fresh and urban design. A design that rethinks and perfectly uses the infinite possibilities of LED technology in application and materiality. All luminaires are 'made in Netherlands'. www.japth.com
Italian creativity, outstanding quality and international reputation - that's what POTOCCO stands for. For more than a century, the company has been producing furniture for indoor and outdoor use. The programme mainly comprises chairs and dining tables made from precious woods, finely drawn marble and high-quality upholstery fabrics, and is rounded off by tasteful companions such as sideboards, side tables and poufs. www.potocco.it
It's just that simple: Sabine Stiegler from Munich designs and produces bed linen, plaids, cushions and accessories for sleeping and relaxing, for living and loving - for feeling good. The highest quality fabrics, clear design elements and handcrafted production in Germany are the ingredients for this collection. www.stiegler-collection.de