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This project was successfully funded on January 16, 2013.
About this project
thank you for checking out my project!
please note: international shipping is available! - please email me for an exact quote.
for the past 10 years+ I have been in the "custom" world where I have been fabricating furniture and cabinetry tailored to a specific function and aesthetic worked through with the client. this project is a step away from that world.
the Mill lamp is one of the first small object designs that I have done and I am very excited to showcase this on Kickstarter!
as a fabricator as well a designer, our shop maintains complete control over the quality of all of our designs, and this lamp is no exception! all wiring is done to UL specifications, and all lamps are thoroughly examined before being packed and shipped. all packaging is environmentally-friendly and "drop" proof to ensure a safe delivery to your home.
all of the wood used in the production of these lamps comes from the highest quality FSC certified lumber and finished with a non-toxic hand rubbed danish oil. the shade is white linen.
our goal: to bring this lamp into as many homes as possible as its success will help keep the overall production costs lower allowing us to develop more new designs that stay within financial reach.
Mill lamp in Walnut 245.00
in Cherry 245.00
in Maple 245.00
aside from the lamps themselves, I am also offering :
letter press thank you card from FuguFugu Press 5.00
set of 2 walnut shot glasses 25.00
pen/pencil holder 45.00
walnut shot glass set and turned case 65.00
(does not include chopstick stand)
Custom Lamp - your choice of any wood 400.00
international shipping and 220 volt wiring now available! Please see update #1
the size of the lamp is 28" tall total; the shade is 16" in diameter.
shipping charges for all rewards (except lamp) are included in price.
shipping charge for the lamp is a flat 25.00 to anywhere in the 48 states. shipping to AK, HI, PR, and Canada is 65.00
Special thanks to:
everyone helping and who has helped make this project possible!
Juhn Kwon for his excellent photography!
Ken Charlson for awesome music!
Cloe Yun for all video editing and making this possible!!
Risks and challenges
the risk of self-producing is nothing new to me. as an owner of a small and elite cnc-based fabrication company, the freedom of producing your own products is always balanced by the cost of maintaining very expensive and labor demanding equipment. with the success of this campaign, we will have the necessary funds to outsource to bigger manufacturers at higher quantities while still being in tight control of quality as it moves through the filter of our own very well equipped studio. in addition, upon a successful campaign, we will also build a new website and marketing campaign featuring this design as well as a number of others, allowing us to bring all of the designs directly to the customer at a better price!Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
Have a question? If the info above doesn't help, you can ask the project creator directly.
Pledge $5 or more
your name listed on the website as a supporter and a letterpress thank you card from FuguFugu press.Estimated delivery:Only ships to: United States
Pledge $25 or more
set of 2 walnut shot glasses. loves a fine scotch, hates dishwashers. finished in food safe mineral oil.Estimated delivery:Only ships to: United States
Pledge $45 or more
a turned pen/pencil holder. same detailing as the lamp base. walnutEstimated delivery:Only ships to: United States
Pledge $65 or more
2 walnut shot glasses with turned case. case is finished in non-toxic danish oil, shot glasses are finished in food safe mineral oilEstimated delivery:Only ships to: United States
Pledge $245 or more
the real deal. your choice of a mill lamp in walnut, cherry, or maple, with white linen shade, turned steel base and cap, and cloth cordEstimated delivery:Only ships to: United States
Pledge $400 or more
custom build. the mill lamp made with your choice of almost any wood available.Estimated delivery:Only ships to: United States
- (30 days)