Ricasso Spindle Table Lamp

£2,050
The Ricasso Spindle Table Lamp is an elegant stem-like form with a hand-braided surface, created by mixed-media textile designer Aimee Betts. Shade not included.

Carefully crafted, each lamp base is a sculptural statement piece perfect for enhancing exceptional interiors. Aimee Betts has used intricate braiding to compose a tightly woven structure using cow suede, kangaroo leather and waxed cotton cords, creating a rich texture that becomes animated under the light. Contrasting with the timber below, this brocade work will draw the eye and create a focal point in any interior.

International wiring is available, please enquire for further details. Shade not included.

This product is available in bespoke variations, please enquire for further details.

Material: Oak with light brown leather braiding, Hessian Flex, Bulb holder - dark bronze, 40mm cap with PBBC bulb holder
Dimensions: Height: 40cm Diameter: 15cm
Care Instructions: Lightly dust, wipe with cloth

Made to order (4-6 Weeks)

Process

For this lamp, the central braided design consists of multiple leather strands, which are hand-woven around a tubular base, a process described as ‘off-loom’ weaving. The woven structure naturally takes on a gentle twist as it pirouettes around the core.
The Maker Aimee Betts Embroidery & Textile Artist - South East England

Aimee Betts is an embroidery and textile artist specialising in traditional forms of stitching, knotting and fabric manipulation, which she translates into contemporary designs. Aimee’s versatile abilities have been applied widely – from textiles to lighting and architectural installations. Graduating in Mixed Media Textiles from the RCA, Aimee works as a Stitch & Fabric Art Practice Leader at Goldsmiths University. She is also an alumnus of the Crafts Council's UK Hothouse programme.