The 12 Modern Lamps of Christmas 2013 – Day 4
Moving right along, we are now on Day 4 of our 12 Modern Lamps of Christmas list. If you haven’t had the chance to read along from the beginning, take a look at the 1st day to get the lowdown on this list as well as look over the lamps we’ve already featured. Then come on back to check out our next giftable lamp.
For lamp #4, we’re going with something that both contemporary design lovers and sci-fi fans will appreciate:
Whether in the darkest reaches of the galaxy or just in your own home, the Access Lighting Satellite Table Touch Lamp is able to provide bright, energy efficient light. Its design is simple, sleek and a little space-age, with a tapered column of brushed steel topped by a glass shade. The wide flare of the shade and its frosted texture help it to diffuse glare-free LED light in all directions. Adding to the cool factor is the control: simply tap the steel disc on top to turn the light on or off.
The Satellite is also entirely portable. It’s only 8 inches tall and powered by three AA batteries, which allow for up to 38 hours of continuous use. So you can be sure that whoever gets this lamp as a gift can take it to infinity and beyond (if they want).