Not every space is lit very well by normal overhead lighting, however. For desks and bedside tables there is a curious array of Steampunk lamps to be bought and built. We were especially impressed with Mr. Von Slatt's Lyra's Lamp, named after Lyra from Philip Pullman's Dark Materials trilogy. Be sure to notice the small flower blooming from one of the bulb filaments. You can try and trace his steps here.