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Inspiration - Classic Toys

Inspiration - Classic Toys

Once again, we’re in the holiday season and everyone is shopping for Christmas gifts for their loved ones. Of course, one of the biggest things during this time of year is toys.  While many of our designs come from an industrial era, we do have a softer spot where we look at popular toys and models from nostalgic periods in our history.

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Add Character to Your Office

Add Character to Your Office

How much time are you spending in your office? If you’re like a lot of us, you spend up to a third of your life at work. It would only make sense then, that you enjoy the space you’re operating in. The design, the decor, just the overall feel has to be right if you’re really to feel comfortable and be productive. We’ve been tinkering, sketching, and coming up with some great pieces for the office, to add some character, boldness, and a sure conversation starter to your workplace. Like everything else we create, they’ve been meticulously designed and hand-crafted...

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Design Inspiration: Atomic Age

Design Inspiration: Atomic Age

One of the biggest trends in fashion and decor right now is all things vintage, which happens to include the styles and motifs of mid-century modern design. However, around that time, from the 1940’s - 1960’s, design took an interesting turn in the form of what’s called the Atomic Age. During this period, designers and fabricators looked to the future for inspiration in crafting everything from furniture to homes to clothing. Their ideas were born out concern for nuclear war, during the turmoil of World War II and the Cold War. The trend is also one of the most popular...

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Design Inspiration : Aircraft Cockpits

Design Inspiration : Aircraft Cockpits

At Pendulux, one of our biggest inspirations is the military, especially aircrafts used by the U.S armed forces during combat for World War II and throughout the 1940s, 1950s and 1960s. We have a lot of respect for pilots both past and present who fly these marvels and wanted to pay homage to them with a few of our designs.  In fact, our altimeter and yoke clocks replicate components pulled directly from those now retired yet beloved planes. We use materials just like the ones used in the original cockpits, like real cast aluminum and heavy-duty brass accents, trying our...

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