The Henley Club is a private work and social space. Membership is by invitation only. The Henley Club in Melbourne launches with 40 entrepreneurs, thinkers and professionals. Located at Level 1, 8 Rankins Lane, it is situated above Melbourne coffee institution Manchester Press and below brand and design agency Qualia Creative in a heritage-listed building […]
New to the shop are two tube lamps both fantastic designs and less expensive than previously available bulbs.
The dollar cost of using Edison Light bulbs has largely been smothered by all the talk of efficiencies and greenhouse emissions. Hysteria seems to abound when it comes to the humble light globe. What we need to focus on is just how much one of these old style bulbs will cost to run. According to […]
An original Edison Swan Electric Co Ltd Lamp turned up in an estate this week and we were lucky enough to examine the contents and packaging. There is a great deal of quite interesting history surrounding this particular lamp and the Johseph Swan Thomas Edison corporate and scientific relationship. The light globe we have is […]
A Restored pottery lamp with bakelite and Edison bulb looks great with the larger Plum spiral type globe. This a metalic glaze 70’s type lamp and we fitted a switched bakelite lampholder and rewired in 3 core brown braided flex. These bulbs tend to go a gold color over time as the tungsten vaporizes on […]
Restoring an Edwardian lamp on Christmas Eve. Thanks Jason for sending this photo of his restoration of and Edwardian looking lamp. He has used a squirrel cage teardrop Edison style globe with a Brass ES27 fitting. Needs some sort of small shade I reckon and perhaps the original glassware shade will go back.
Vintage Bakelite lampholders Edison ES27 to suit fancy old fashioned bulbs and lighting situations.