Oriental Lamps About us
About us: Oriental Lamps imports handmade “Fair and Care” products to the Netherlands with a strong belief on the principle that the local artisans can take full advantage of the benefits of their local economies. The prices are lower because frankly Oriental Lamps it gets right at the source. No brokering, handmade, direct from maker to the consumer at a fair price.
Most of the material is of local and natural raw nature. While Oriental Lamps carries no fair trade label it is always fair and honest. No operation and exploitation, all local benefits and profits go directly to the makers and their families.
Made using ancient techniques, is the ornament of Egyptian scenes inspired by the traditional flowing arabesques designs. Etched and pierced manually, the patterns – which symbolize infinity and eternity – cast dancing shadows on surrounding surfaces.
What is the Meaning of Oriental Lamps?
Beautiful Egyptian chandeliers decorated with intricate patterns. Products from across the African and Asian continents.
The products are personally and bring the story of every craftsman and designer in the form of a beautifully designed object. The philosophy of Oriental Lamps is the transfer of the simple pleasures of life, one that comes from surrounding yourself with products that are handmade with love, to connect with each other in the world we live in.
Handmade from solid copper the Egyptian pendant lights are as the name suggests, made in Egypt, and come in a finish of nickel, silver, brass, or gold oxide. Due to the handmade nature of the hangers, the size, shape and decoration differ from piece to piece and thus provide a wonderful unique object. For added dramatic effect, cluster them together at different heights from the ceiling, to make a stunning focal display