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    Broken globe on torchiere floor lamp! Please help me find a suitable replacement!

    Started by Shawn in Problems & Questions. Last reply by Jeff 3 hours ago. 76 Replies

    Greetings everyone!  (This is my first post)I have a torchiere floor lamp that I got from Walmart a few years ago and absolutely love it.  It's the same model as this one:(picture credit goes to "Mr MaGoo" …Continue

    Little help please? - first time buyer

    Started by Joe Mumma in Collecting. Last reply by Joe Mumma 7 hours ago. 2 Replies

    Hi all,Have just stumbled across this site after suddenly getting the urge to own a lava lamp and doing some research.I'm wondering if people in the know can give me some advice as to what I should look for when purchasing my first lamp, and from where.- Only looking to buy 2 lamps at most.- Price is not an issue (within reason).- Want to buy something fairly soon.It seems that Crestworth and Mathmos are the way to go. I'm currently living between Australia and New Zealand so would I be better…Continue

    Tags: heritage, lava, lamp, australia, original

    Fast & Slow Glitter Liquid for Sale! ** I'm Back and Taking Orders **

    Started by Kirk in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Marley's Ghost 10 hours ago. 611 Replies

    After a couple of years,  I finally found blue and green dyes that are stable!  Here are the new blue and green colors that are now most definitely stable in both the slow and fast liquid.  They are gorgeous!I’ve also been experimenting and trying to discover how they made the slow glitter liquid with silver glitter flakes.  This…Continue

    Tags: Florence Art, Heat Tapes, Mastercrafters, Slow Glitter, Glitter

    Nightmare Before Christmas Lava Lamp wanted

    Started by Kaj in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone. Last reply by Kaj 15 hours ago. 16 Replies

    Hi peeps,I have been looking for a Nightmare before Christmad lava lamp for a few weeks now and have yet to find a proper one. I was wondering if anyone is willing to sell theirs or provide some tips on how to increase my chances of finding one.I appreciate any assistance :)KajContinue

    Crestworth Princess available

    Started by MileHigh in Collecting. Last reply by Johnny yesterday. 4 Replies

    I wish I could purchase it!It will be very interesting to see how much this super rare/awesome lamp sells for.http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Crestworth-Princess-Lava-Lamp-/122192554248?hash=item1c733e6908:g:YTcAAOSwHMJYCefz…Continue

    New Mathmos NEO lavalamp 2016

    Started by Marcel in Collecting. Last reply by Critter yesterday. 46 Replies

    I wonder why nobody allready posted something about this? Mathmos is revealing something new in the lava world in the next days and posted some teaser pictures on their facebook page:https://www.facebook.com/MathmosThis are the Pictures, and I tried to build them together to get a feeling for how it will look like.The bottle looks like an astro baby bottle.…Continue

    Goo kiting a Italian glitter lamp

    Started by Tim Gill in Problems & Questions on Tuesday. 0 Replies

    I have been trying to goo kit a plastic Italian glitter lamp, (was only half full when i got it so it had to be kited).The issue is that it doesn't seam to be heating up as it should - the bottom of the globe is as hot as it should be too hot to an extent even, the rest of the globe is practically cool. There is a layer of wax that is not melting and it is not spiking. It domes slightly but this seams to cool the wax so much that some of it hardens.It was running on a 40w golf ball bulb but I…Continue

    new oil needed

    Started by Chris in Problems & Questions. Last reply by analoghaze on Monday. 25 Replies

    Hello allI think i found the correct spot to post to...I had posted on a blog a few days ago while trying to figure things out on this site on my phone (my computer is working for the moment so am able to get on the real site)...Just trying to get a solution to my problem.   I have a lamp from 1975.  It got knocked over a few weeks ago and the cap broke, pouring out most the oil (or water?)and I am trying to find whatever it is to fill it back up. Any help is much appreciated.  The lamp is the…Continue

    Want to Buy USA Red 32 Oz. Globes

    Started by Ryan in Buy/Sell/Trade Zone on Monday. 0 Replies

    I am looking to buy a pre-China 32 ounce clear liquid globe with red wax and/or a pre-China 32 ounce red glitter globe. Does anyone have one they're willing to sell to me?

    Blog Posts

    Making your own liquid (Bubbly wax, solutions, flow, etc.)

    Posted by Da9L on October 11, 2016 at 3:30pm 1 Comment

    First of all, this is not a guide but notes for my self, that hopefully others might find useful. Stuff you find here might already have been described elsewhere on this site.…


    Need new oil

    Posted by Chris on October 1, 2016 at 2:58am 8 Comments

    So my brother was by a couple weeks ago and knocked over my 1975 lamp. The cap (which was already damaged) broke and all the oil spilled out on my carpet. The wax is still in there and very little oil remains. The oil is up to the wide part of the… Continue

    Searching for a vintage lamp and bulbs

    Posted by Steven Miller on August 31, 2016 at 3:25pm 7 Comments

    For a friend, trying to find this lamp and bulbs.…



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