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Introducing – The All New Plug-in Inspection Lamp

Introducing the latest adaptable lighting solution from Urban Cottage Industries, the Inspection Lamp. A modern twist on a classic design, the Inspection Lamp is incredibly versatile and available in four distinctive colourways. Introducing | The Inspection Lamp Each colourway comes fully assembled and tested and features, a UK 3-pin bakelite plug – black or white […]

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Style Bibles | Check Out Our Top 10 Interior Instagrammers

For decoration inspiration Instagram is a one-stop ideas factory. From on-trend paint colours and swoon-worthy kitchens to smart storage ideas and stunning lighting –it’s all there. Hone your eye by adding some of our most-admired, top interior instagrammers from around the world. Our Top 10 Interior Instagrammers 1. ritakonig This ex-Vogue writer turned interiors whiz […]

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Warehouse Home Interior

We Ask the Questions, Warehouse Home

We were lucky enough to sit down with the multi-talented Sophie Bush, founder of Warehouse Home, earlier this month. We got to put our pressing decor questions to the lady who literally wrote the book on the warehouse design phenomenon. Sophie Bush 4th October 2016 Warehouse home conversions, design, interiors and more… Where does your love […]

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Let there be light blogger competition

HOW TO ENTER To enter the competition, publish your “Let There Be Light” blog post on your own blog containing two images – one showcasing natural light and one showcasing artificial light – including a follow link to All entries must be made via a blog post. Entrants via social media must include @urbancottageind […]

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How To Style Fabric Lighting Cable: The Wrap Technique

Urban Cottage Industries offers a host of fabric lighting cable options. With a plethora of colours and two distinctive styles, it’s easy to create a styled look that’s unique to you. Once you’ve made your colour selection, ordered the fabric lighting cable and produced your fixture, you can start to think about how to style […]

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Laid Back Farmhouse – Lighting the Perfect Extension

An extension offers a great opportunity to create a truly bespoke space catered to your exact requirements. Nat recently finished work on her laid back farmhouse extension in West Sussex and was kind enough to share some images with us. By using subtle earthy tones, she has created a laid back farmhouse retreat awash with relaxing […]

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How To Choose A Light Bulb

When Urban Cottage Industries established itself as a company, we stocked a single bulb type. Since then; tastes, trends and technologies have developed and so has our range. We now offer four main lamp types each with their own strengths and weaknesses. With these varied characteristics, we have all of your lighting needs covered.   […]

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Smoke Glass Cylinder Shade

Meet Our New Smoked Cylinder Shade

We’ve expanded our range of cylinder shades to include this new smoked glass variant. The more muted tones of the smoked cylinder shade make it extremely versatile in terms of application, with its subtle grey tint being a great match for most colour schemes. Gently opaque, the smoked shade offers diffused lighting – perfect for ambient […]

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Bare Bulb Pendants

With no sign of slowing down, the popularity of bare bulb pendants continues to grow. Astute consumers continue to transform their living spaces with minimal fuss by adopting this stripped back design hack. With good reason! Here’s why: The bare bulb pendant offers a truly versatile and highly customisable solution for most spaces Going shade-less […]

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