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Kerrie Brown Lighting

I’m not finished yet talking about lights and these from Kerrie Brown Design Studio in Sydney are sooooo nice. My columnist, Jillian Leiboff, told me about Kerrie’s work this morning and I loved her lighting immediately. Here are a few photos for a little show and tell.

Kerrie Brown Design Studio

Kerrie Brown Design Studio

Kerrie Brown Design Studio

I had a good look around her website and really fell in love – very quirky and colorful… I can really see these shades being sold at Liberty in London, can’t you? In addition to lampshades, you can find pillows, wallpaper, blind, fabric, headboards, cabinets and more. I was fascinated to learn that Kerrie is actually an Academy Award nominated set decorator and interior designer – what a fantastic background! She’s worked on the sets of The Quiet American, Mission Impossible, The Chronicles of Narnia and Don’t be Afraid of the Dark.

Wouldn’t it be an amazing job to be a set designer for major motion pictures?

(images: jillian lieboff)

Posted by decor8 in Objects on April 19, 2013

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  1. laura redburn // cardboardcities commented
    April 19th, 2013 at 6:17pm

    i used to (and still do) love going in light shops and looking up at all the lights! that yellow and pink/purple one is pretty fantastic.
    laura redburn // cardboardcities´s last blog post ..snapshots of my week – 19th april

  2. Ria commented
    April 19th, 2013 at 8:07pm

    Dear Holly,
    The colors are gorgeous! Amazing share, thank you!
    Greetings, Ria
    Ria´s last blog post ..Watercolors and Aquarells- I´m mad of it

  3. Yuri commented
    April 19th, 2013 at 8:22pm

    and one feels the absolute happiness :) great finds!

  4. JEN RAMOS commented
    April 19th, 2013 at 9:25pm

    This lighting reminds me a lot of Anthropologie..probably because ive never been to Liberty London!
    It’s cute though and pretty unique.

    JEN RAMOS´s last blog post ..Food: ChickPea Fries

  5. Nicole Duff - Mood Design Studio commented
    April 19th, 2013 at 10:19pm

    What beautiful lighting! I am also a lighting designer (amongst other things) here in Canada. Though, my lamps and shades are mostly mid-century inspired, I do also use bright colors and bold patters almost exclusively!
    You should check them out!
    Thanks for the great post. I love seeing work from designers similar to myself : )
    X Nicole

  6. Rosa Paula commented
    April 19th, 2013 at 10:39pm

    Loved the colors and patterns! And yes, that would be a dream job!
    Rosa Paula´s last blog post ..Sexta delícia – sobremesas fáceis * TGIF easy desserts

  7. Rita commented
    April 19th, 2013 at 10:59pm

    Great ideas!
    I’m such a big fan of your blog <3

  8. Amanda H commented
    April 20th, 2013 at 1:42am
  9. Greta commented
    April 20th, 2013 at 11:42am

    Oh, the colours! :)
    Greta´s last blog post ..Squirreling about – far far away

  10. Soren Romer commented
    April 20th, 2013 at 1:36pm

    Truthfully, I think they come on a bit too strong the way they’re presented here, but I do think they could work in a more minimalistic context.
    Soren Romer´s last blog post ..Caroline Olsson: Pencil Light

  11. tinajo commented
    April 20th, 2013 at 3:25pm

    Love the colors, so fun and bright! :-)
    tinajo´s last blog post ..Some mixed photos from Paris

  12. Anne Marie Jackson Pattern Occurring commented
    April 20th, 2013 at 6:04pm

    So delicious for my eyes! The pattern clash is delightful. LOVE! Aussie design is totally holding it’s own. Fab job Kerrie.

  13. Tracy A. commented
    April 20th, 2013 at 9:33pm

    I want these lamp shades!
    Tracy A.´s last blog post ..“Hope and heartache. Risk and redemption” ~ Live from Lincoln Center – Carousel

  14. Ricky commented
    April 20th, 2013 at 11:29pm

    Wow! Great pictures! I love the photos and the shades! They’d bring a lot of character to a room!

  15. Cynthia Jackson commented
    April 20th, 2013 at 11:38pm

    These are so colorful !!! It has a moroccan feeling to it !! *Cynthia
    Cynthia Jackson´s last blog post ..~Invitations for All Occasions ~ By Cynties Gifts ~

  16. Monica Hart commented
    April 21st, 2013 at 4:52am

    Love all the colors! So pretty AND fun!
    Thank you for sharing these!
    Monica Hart´s last blog post ..Weekend Pretty

  17. lovely Textine commented
    April 21st, 2013 at 5:46am

    Lights! Lights!, I like all these lights and the colors and the brightness and everything else. Very beautiful indeed.
    lovely Textine´s last blog post ..Cute SMS

  18. Melanie commented
    April 21st, 2013 at 11:55am

    Hi Holly!

    Lovely inspiration ! I like the patterns of these lamps very much !
    Thanks for sharing this label with us !

    xoxo melanie from sunny vienna

  19. Amy Peltier commented
    April 21st, 2013 at 8:34pm

    I LOVE these. I am a nursery designer in LA and these patterns would add so much character and whimsy to any design. Thanks for sharing!
    Amy Peltier´s last blog post ..How to begin planning your nursery design

  20. Erika commented
    April 22nd, 2013 at 12:06pm

    All those colors! Absolute bliss! :)
    Please come and join my giveaway to win a pastel pink ceramic cat pendant:! Would love to have you!
    Erika´s last blog post ..GIVEAWAY! win a soft pink cat necklace by Jasmin Blanc

  21. divadandkram commented
    April 23rd, 2013 at 9:35am

    I agree, VERY Liberty, with a hint of punk!
    Love it.

  22. Vicki Archer commented
    April 23rd, 2013 at 4:42pm

    Those shades are so fun! Love all the bright colours!…xv
    Vicki Archer´s last blog post ..Jenna Lyons And The J. Crew Style…

  23. Holly @HollyPop Designs commented
    April 24th, 2013 at 3:50am

    Gorgeous colors!! Very fun and colorful!
    Holly @HollyPop Designs´s last blog post ..Printables

  24. Rebecca commented
    April 24th, 2013 at 6:11am

    I love the colors and patterns on these lamp shades. They definitely have flair!
    Rebecca´s last blog post ..Mother’s Day Gift Ideas – Birch Box’s New Limited Edition Superwoman Beauty Collection

  25. James Booker commented
    April 24th, 2013 at 4:04pm

    Those shades look amazing! I bet the wallpaper is great too, I’d like to get some and wrap it around a cabinet and put it in my studio!

  26. Megan commented
    April 24th, 2013 at 8:30pm

    I’m in love with how the bright colors pop out from the white ceiling and walls. Beautiful and so fully of whimsy.

  27. Lindy Gaskill commented
    April 24th, 2013 at 9:20pm

    I love the whimsical patterns and bright colors. They are so fun!

  28. Katie Doucette commented
    April 24th, 2013 at 10:25pm

    The colors in these lights are gorgeous!

  29. Sarah commented
    April 25th, 2013 at 1:30pm

    Lovely colors!

  30. Ella commented
    April 25th, 2013 at 6:10pm

    I love the mood of these colors reflect! What a fabulous project to design for a movie-makes me swoon thinking about it~j

    Thank you for sharing her with us~ :D
    Ella´s last blog post ..V is for Vintage

  31. Sarah @ Mocha commented
    April 25th, 2013 at 9:17pm

    Such vibrant lighting. You could create such a focal point with them.
    Sarah @ Mocha´s last blog post ..Why Plants Are More Than Just An Interior Trend

  32. Ashley Cooper commented
    April 26th, 2013 at 6:34pm

    That would be a great job to be a set designer! I love your blog and just did a little Q&A with children’s designer and illustrator over on my blog today and I’d love for you to check it out and let me know what you think!

    -Ashley Cooper @

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