Blog — history

Hot Off the Press, our Newest Arrivals

Hot Off the Press, our Newest Arrivals

We love to sketch, draw, design, and put together ideas for new Pendulux products but the whole process, from inception to production, can be quite a lengthy ordeal. Looking back in time for inspiration, and figuring out how to use modern techniques to create pieces with character and integrity can be very challenging. After a lot of hard work, we’ve created an assortment of new products, that we’re very proud to show you. Here’s what we’ve been working on:    ALTIMETER ALARM CLOCKS Without a doubt our most popular, the altimeter series of clocks has been redesigned to function as...

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Inspiration : Outer Space

Inspiration : Outer Space

Humans have always been curious about what lies beyond our planet. The outer space fever hit an all-time high during the Space Race of the 1950s through 1960s, hitting its apex when the U.S. put a man on the moon in July of 1969. Leading up to that moment, and for a while afterward, much of popular culture revolved around the space race, influencing everything in that era from music to art to design trends.

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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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Inspiration: Vintage Light Bulbs

Inspiration: Vintage Light Bulbs

Light is one of the most important things in the world. Ever since humans first developed the ability to create light in the late 19th Century, thanks to Thomas Edison and other pioneers, it’s been constantly changing. Now, bulbs vary greatly in size and power, from the tiny bulbs that emit light on a doorbell to the massive floodlights used to illuminate stadiums. Since we make lamps, and not just any lamps, but vintage-inspired ones, the history and design of light bulbs interests us a good deal. The right bulb can make all the difference, and we’re very careful to...

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