Airmail! Swallows Lampshade
Ducking and diving, swooping and soaring. The postmen of the bird world the swallows have important business to getting on with. Using a mix of victorian illustrations this quirky shade is hand finished to ensure that no two are the same.
All of our designs are printed solely to order on premium fine art paper and finished off with an exquisite hand-gilded 24 carat gold leaf crown.
Please note that these lampshades are made to order so can take up to a week to be despatched.
|Manufacturer||Mountain & Molehill|
|Materials||Paper, 24ct Gold, Flame retardant inner, Metal|
|Dimensions||30 x 30 x 21 cm|
Mountain & Molehill
Designed by Stokey-based Elizabeth Pinnock the products showcase images of saucy 50s ladies tastefully attired in vintage undies and assuming a range of coquettish poses.
With ambitions to become a cross between Anna Neagle Audrey Hepburn and Marilyn Monroe Elizabeth started her career as an actress. After training at The Central School of Speech and Drama she went into the real world where Hollywood forgot to call. Whilst waiting for James Cameron to find her number Elizabeth spent many hours indulging her love of all things vintage and finding other outlets for creativity. Crumpet & Skirt came out of this creativity and the personal desire to produce high quality products like in the old days.
Elizabeth was inspired by the fabulous sexiness of pin-up girls and decided to use them in simple designs that showcase the images in the best possible way. Both civilised and saucy there’s no need to hide them when Granny comes for Tea…