Offbeat

By Josh Saunders


SOME LIGHT IT HOT! Rare and saucy Marilyn Monroe magazine covers have been transformed into unique lamps to brighten up your life with a superstar glow

The product created by Icon62 showcases the Some Like It Hot star’s way to light-up any room even 55-years-on from her tragic death.

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The magazine covers range from Vogue, The Sunday Times Magazine, European publications and more, acting as a time capsule for the actresses career.

With one Life magazine carrying a front-page headline of ‘New Evidence That CANCER MAY BE INFECTIOUS’ and more.

The price of Marilyn Monroe pieces range from 256GBP -290EUROS- to 400GBP-450EUROS

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Eric Salone who created the lamps wanted to unearth original from the 1950s-1960s and transform them into functional lamps as a tribute to the long-lost icons of the era.

The range also shows other figures including JFK, James Dean, Paul Newman, Elisabeth Taylor, Marlon Brandon and more.

Eric said: “This is a nostalgic-retro collection of lighting dedicated to Marilyn Monroe and Icons and has been created using original front page covers portraying the stars.

“I am delighted to present a new range of lamps designed as a tribute to Marilyn Monroe.

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“Since Marilyn Monroe left us on August 5 1962, at the age of just 36, she has never lost her status as a fashion icon, leaving an outstanding visual heritage.

“Marilyn Monroe was regularly Front Page news and this is why we have dedicated a lamp range to her memory, combining the rarity of originals and design.

“These lamps will appeal to movie-goers, fashion and design lovers, and collectors.”

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