(Unless you are a light bulb). No matter how big a bulb we create, we occasionally get the curious customer asking us: “Can you make it bigger?” “What’s the largest bulb you can create?” and so on. We have heard all sorts of questions about size before. Whether it’s the prestige of having the biggest […]
Au mois de février, j’ai décidé de relooker notre chambre, lassée des couleurs trop vives que je traînais de déménagement en déménagement ! La vague de la mode scandinave est arrivée jusqu’à moi et m’a donnée de belles idées pour redécorer la chambre dans des tons plus nordiques 🙂 Tout est parti d’un petit tour […]
Today is the International plastic bag free day!!! To celebrate the international plastic bag free day, William and Watson wants to be part of a better world. A 10% of LED bulb’s profits will be donated to Trees for Cities an organisation based in London who is the only charity working on an international scale specialising in planting urban […]
Why is lighting important? Lighting is one of the most important elements of interior design. We have natural lighting and artificial lighting, and today I want to tell you about a beautiful product I have been lucky enough to review. Artificial lighting can offer something that most other pieces of furniture can’t: different moods and atmospheres. Whether […]
One of the most important things I like to consider when putting the finishing touches to a room is the lighting. Ambient light can transform a room, making it feel cozy and inviting as well as being practical. I was really excited when William & Watson got in touch and asked if I would like to try out one of […]
A couple of weeks ago we came across a brilliant idea from William & Watson, who rather than being two people is actually a team of creative artists who have some great lighting ideas. On their site you can find beautiful, handmade, vintage-style filament bulbs and some similarly styled LED bulbs that use 1/10 energy of a traditional […]
This week I received a package in the post and it was one of those times where you forget you’re expecting something so it’s extra-extra good. If you didn’t see my snapchat story (eleanorfay92) this morning already, the package came from williamandwatson.com an industrial-lighting-made-easy company from Covent Garden, London. They sell vintage filament bulbs, LED-that-look-like-vintage bulbs, lighting […]
How Vintage Filament Bulbs are made Every one of these hand made Filament Bulbs you see on William and Watson goes through several stages before it is being dispatched. From shaping the glass to connecting and adjusting the filaments before putting it all together. This short video demonstrates the some of the stages.