Review: OttLite 3-in-1 Craft Lamp

The folks at OttLite have a definite winner in their 3-in-1 Craft Lamp. I’ve been using it next to the sewing chair in my living room for several months and I love it.

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It also works great near the sewing machine as shown above.

 

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My living room is softly lit, mostly with decorative lamps, so in the evenings when I do handwork, it’s not easy to see. The 3-in-1 Craft Lamp has solved that problem completely.

The features I like the most:
• A broad shade so it casts light in a larger area to maximize workspace
• Hands-free 5x magnifier
• A clip to hold a pattern or chart that I’m working from
• Adjustable height of 45″ to 64″
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The floor model converts easily to a clip-on or table lamp (see boxes above), which gives you additional bang for your buck.

I enjoy being near my family when they’re watching TV or reading, and this lamp makes that possible. The OttLite 3-in-1 Craft Lamp retails for $269.99 but is currently on special for $189.99 through the OttLite website. If you prefer to buy locally, it is widely available at quilt shops, JoAnn and Target. (Discounts at these retailers will vary.)

 

 

About Diane Harris

I'm Interactive Editor for Quiltmaker magazine in Golden, Colorado, USA. For six years, I've been writing pattern instructions and product reviews, and doing a host of other tasks necessary to help produce a national pattern magazine. Now I work remotely from rural Nebraska to generate some of our online content. I manage the QM Scrap Squad, our blog tours and our Quilt-Alongs. I have one of the best jobs in the world.
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3 Responses to Review: OttLite 3-in-1 Craft Lamp

  1. Prammika says:

    Wow you are lucky. A trip to my “local” quilt store means 3 hours in the car and a half tank of gas! Your quilt is lovely! You must have had a great time mainkg it! Thanks for sharing.

  2. Claudia says:

    I don’t have this specific OttLite, but whenever I’ve needed a new lamp or light of any kind, I seem to have bought an OttLite. My eyes love them.

  3. JoAnne T. says:

    Looks like it’s $119.00 and free shipping at Amazon! I think I’ll order one. Thanks for telling us about it. $269.99 is way too much for it, come to think of it, so is $189.99.

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