Inspiration

The Great Gatsby is a world renowned novel that captures the vibrant spirit and flamboyance of 1920’s.
September 11, 2019
 Wall panels in straw marquetry inspired by Sonia Delaunay, one of the Orphism art movement founders, noted for its use of strong colors and geometricRead more
The Cicada Votive Box is adorned by the Alexander Lamont company logo; a design defined by Alexander after a period of reflection on the ideas and values we aim to express through our designs. The form is a cicada that was inspired by a Han dynasty (200BC-220AD) jade
May 6, 2019
 The Cicada Votive Box at Alexander Lamont's shop - Central Embassy The Cicada Votive Box is adorned by the Alexander Lamont company logo; aRead more
Wishbone Table – A sculpture in techniques and the art of imperfection
October 30, 2018
 Its been some time since I told the story of one of my designs. Part of this years Intarsia collection of furniture and lighting is the WishboneRead more
Acrolith_Statues_Ancient_Greece_Inspiration_Alexander_Lamont_Furniture_Lighting
August 30, 2018
The Acrolith statuary of ancient Greece with its contrasting marriage of materials is one of the inspirations behind Alexander Lamont’s 2018 SpringRead more
Home interior by Deborah Wecselman Design, Alexander Lamont Lusty Bronze Vessels
June 28, 2017
Below is a photo essay with some views of our accessories in their natural habitat -- interiors from around the world. Lusty Vessels adorn the living roomRead more
Lacquer Pebble Boxes by Alexander Lamont
May 5, 2017
This May promises to be a busy month in our Central Embassy Shop. The opening of the Park Hyatt Hotel upstairs on May 12th coincides with the 3rd anniversaryRead more
Sukhothai Hotel, Bangkok
January 13, 2017
Context is everything, especially with design. An item's beauty, presence and even purpose can be reinterpreted depending on its surroundings. This week weRead more
December 8, 2016
My Dad, Victor Lamont, was a great mentor to me in choosing this life of design. He passed away this year but his vitality and passions live on with me. HeRead more
Gift Ideas by Alexander Lamont
November 23, 2016
Because there is no such thing as too much inspiration during this holiday season, we'd like to present a few of our favourite things. Here's to aRead more
Bangkok - unintended textures and forms Alexander Lamont
November 10, 2016
Bangkok is a mega city - approximately 10 million residents - that is full of giant structures and vanity projects. But down at street level there are alsoRead more