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A kaleidoscope of Foscarini design ideas

Contemporary Italian lighting company Foscarini produce lighting that enhances every space with their unique design. 

When thinking outside of the norm, Foscarini lights can produce extraordinary effects, like the Tress floor standing lamp that has been hung horizontal in this exceptional exhibition (pictured).

— 2 years ago
#foscarini  #contemporary lighting  #lighting  #abitalia 
Foscarini Pinterest

As Pinterest rapidly becomes the latest in social media networking, international brands join the trend to ‘pin’ their own products, projects and inspiration. 

Foscarini is the latest brand stocked by Abitalia in Cheltenham to join Pinterest, regularly updating their account with news, events, designers and much more.

Whilst Abitalia patiently wait for our Pinterest invitation, do you have a Pinterest account? If so why not take a look at Foscarini’s Pinterest this weekend. 

— 2 years ago
#Foscarini  #Pinterest  #lighting 
Birdie ceiling, wall and small table lamp

Last month at the Salone del Mobile, contemporary lighting company Foscarini launched their floor standing Birdie light in three new versions; ceiling, wall mounted and table lamp

The Birdie design represents that of a young tree with the thin rod resembling a branch. It’s contemporary in design yet it’s lamp shade resonates that of traditional lighting.

The small table lamp version of the Birdie is currently available in four colours white, grey, orange and amaranth. If you are interested in the Birdie light or any other contemporary lighting from Foscarini please contact Abitalia on 01242 262155 or email 

— 2 years ago
#abitalia  #birdie table lamp  #ceiling lighting  #contemporary lighting  #foscarini  #foscarini birdie  #wall lighting  #l  #lighting 
The Behive now available in suspension

The Behive table lamp by contemporary lighting company Foscarini is now available in a suspension version. Launched this month at the Milan fair, the Behive was designed by Werner Aisslinger, involving a highly complex engineering process.

With it’s downward directional light, the suspended Behive retains all of its original character. 

You may have seen Abitalia blog about the Behive light and it’s manufacture before. The table lamp version is on display in the Abitalia studio at 237 Gloucester Road, Cheltenham, GL51 8NJ. 

— 2 years ago
#Foscarini behive  #abitalia  #contemporary lighting  #foscarini  #suspension light  #table lamp  #living  #lighting 

The Aplomb suspension light by Foscarini is proving to be one of Abitalia’s most popular pieces of contemporary lighting

Suspended directly above one of the desks in the Abitalia studio it’s beauty is quite a distraction. Formed in concrete, Abitalia showcases the striking piece of art in grey, however it is also available in white and brown. 

If you’d like to see the Aplomb in person please stop by the Abitalia studio at 237, Gloucester Road, Cheltenham, Gl51 8NJ

— 2 years ago
#abitalia  #aplomb  #cheltenham  #contemporary lighting  #foscarini  #lighting  #suspension light 

Behive by Foscarini | Designed by Werner Aisslinger

You can see the Behive on display at Abitalia’s design studio in Cheltenham

— 2 years ago
#Behive lamp  #Foscarini  #Foscarini behive  #abitalia  #contemporary lighting  #lighting 
Foscarini YouTube channel

Foscarini have raised the bar when it comes to social media. Not only do the contemporary lighting company regularly update their Twitter and Facebook accounts they now have their own YouTube channel

Their video’s are a great behind the scenes look into Foscarini as a company and individual products. 

Having dealt with Foscarini for many years, Abitalia know the high level of craftsmanship and passion that goes into their creative process, and therefore have built a strong relationship with the brand. 

For more information please call Abitalia on 01242 262155 or email

— 2 years ago with 1 note
#abitalia  #contemporary design  #contemporary lighting  #foscarini  #foscarini youtube  #lighting  #youtube 
Abitalia is home to the biggest names in contemporary lighting

Abitalia is the authorised dealer of a number of leading contemporary lighting brands. These international brands work with leading architects and designers to create contemporary lighting:

  • Artemide - founded in 1960’s, Artemide is one of the most known lighting brands in the world
  • Barovier&Toso - one of world’s oldest glass companies specialising in Murano glass
  • Brand van Egmond - original dutch lighting crafted to the highest standards
  • Established&Sons - British based design and manufacturing company with a commitment to quality
  • Flos - manufacturers of some of the most iconic lighting design in the world
  • Foscarini - a leading name in Italian lighting
  • Tobias Grau - German excellence in lighting design and production
  • Lolli e Memmoli - handmade contemporary crystal chandeliers in Milan
  • Macrolux - integrated architectural lighting that is ideal for commercial and domestic projects
  • Metalarte - from Barcelona, Metalarte produce modern icon lighting
  • Modular - a Belgian lighting manufacturer of contemporary architectural lighting
  • Nemo - Cassina - part of the exclusive Poltrona Frau Group
  • Oluce - producing original lighting design since 1945
  • iGuzzini - an extensive range of architectural lighting used throughout the world
  • Viabizzuno - beautiful architectural lighting for contemporary environments
  • Vistosi - a company that creates stunning pieces in Murano glass

Whether you are looking for an iconic feature light or quality architectural fittings, Abitalia are known for their excellent portfolio of lighting. Their designers attend the bi-annual Euroluce in Milan to discover new brands and products. Their studio in Cheltenham has a number of lights on display including Foscarini’s Twiggy floor lamp, Lolli e Memmoli’s Vladimiro chandelier and Flos’ Spun lights to name a few. They are the authorised stockist for all of the brands mentioned, and the exclusive stockist of Lolli e Memmoli in the United Kingdom. For more information call 01242 262155 or email

— 2 years ago with 3 notes
#Artemide  #Barovier Toso  #Brand van Egmond  #contemporary lighting  #designer lighting  #Flos  #Foscarini  #Lamp  #Light  #Lighting  #Lolli e Memmoli  #Macrolux  #Modular  #Swarovski  #Viabizzuno