There are all kinds of home items made from rattan that are often overlooked by homeowners eager to redesign or refurnish their home. The more commonly seen pieces are the large items, like tables, chairs, etc. But there exist an entire array of home accessories that will help enhance the overall design of the house. These items are sometimes so rarely seen that they can be considered unique and exclusive. For example, do you know that they are a wide variety of lamps created from rattan? They are known as fibre lamps because they are made from cane fibre. Here are some sample items that you may want to add to your shopping list.
St Lucas Lamp.
The St Lucas Lamp is made with a combination of fibre and fruit skin. The color is a shiny reddish brown, and at a glance, one may mistake the material as expensive leather. Curvy patterns on the product allows light to shine through, which will cast beautiful patterns in the room.
Sonora Fiber Lamp.
The Sonora Fiber Lamp is available in 3 different sizes – small, medium, and large. It takes on the natural color of the fibre. The shortest stands at 37 inches, and the tallest stands at 49 inches. The size that you want depends on the area that you wish to lit up. You can set a small lamp on a table, or you can buy a large lamp and use it as a standalone light. The patterns are unique and exotic looking.
The Oman Lamp is created with fibre and egg skin. The texture of the skin looks smooth and well polished. The patterns on the lamp is real egg skin. Guests will be puzzled over how this lamp is created. The egg shell is first cracked, and then mixed with cane fibre and special glue. The end result is that the skin is translucent enough to let light pass through to illuminate the surroundings.
Levice Fiber Lamp.
The Levice Fiber Lamp is made with similar materials as the Oman Lamp – fibre and egg skin. But this lamp is much bigger, and is rectangular in shape. The height ranges from 34 inches to 51 inches. This product looks best when it is set in a peaceful environment. Try placing one just outside the balcony.
Denver Fiber Lamp.
The Denver Fiber Lamp is made from fibre and banana leaves. It is shaped like a traditional lantern – oval in shape. You can set it on a table, or you can hang it up. The appearance of this lantern is enhanced by the natural patterns of the banana leaves.
Clemente Fiber Lamp.
The Clemente Fiber Lamp is created solely with cane fibre. The product is beautified with bright colored flowers on the skin. The bright patterns make this the perfect product for a child’s bedroom or playroom. It stands at 42 inches tall, so it’s still considered a relatively small lamp.
Rattan lamps come in a wide variety of shapes and designs. They are affordable, and you can easily find something that suits your needs and personal tastes. Don’t underestimate the ability of these little items to enhance the overall design. They will light up the whole place for you, leaving you with a warm and fuzzy feeling!