Anglepoise® at Euroluce 2017

We are pleased to present a preview of new collections to be launched this year at international lighting exhibition Euroluce at the Salone del Mobile in Milan from April 4th - 9th. 

Anglepoise® + Paul Smith - De Stijl Centenary

In the design and fashion worlds, boldly combining large planes of plain primary colours with black and white — an effect often described as ‘Mondrian-esque’ — has long held a strong appeal. Take Yves Saint Laurent’s 1965 Mondrian shift dresses, inspired by the abstract paintings of Piet Mondrian, or, more recently, Vladimír Ambroz’s Moving Mondrian bookcase for Amosdesign.

Anglepoise® Christmas Gift Guide 2016 - Gifts for the design conscious

Struggling to find the perfect Christmas gift for the design aficiando in your life? Panic not; my family is riddled with people who will only give house room to the most beautiful things so I have had plenty of practice sourcing presents that are chic, elegant and fashion forward. Here are my suggestions for this festive season.

Anglepoise® makes its debut at Carl Hansen & Søn Japan

Established in Denmark in 1908, Carl Hansen & Son continue a tradition for producing outstandingly crafted, high quality furniture that lasts and all this at a reasonable price. So we’re justifiably proud to see our Anglepoise® lamps beautifully showcased at the Carl Hansen & Son’s flagship showroom in Tokyo, Japan. 

Anglepoise® + Margaret Howell Collection launch

Margaret Howell did Anglepoise® proud at the official launch of the Anglepoise® + Margaret Howell Collection at their flagship Place de la Madeleine shop in Paris, staged as part of Paris Design Week. The new Seagrass and Saxon Blue colours chosen by the designer for the Type 75™ Anglepoise® desk lamp, complement the existing Yellow Ochre Edition to create a stunning 3-piece Anglepoise® + Margaret Howell Collection. 

University Essentials - Back to school guide 2016

September is here, which means that students up and down the country are already thinking about what to pack in their bags for the new term. Deciding what to take and what to leave behind can be tricky, so we have compiled a list of essentials. From the best desk lamp to the ultimate back pack, these are the items that every fresher needs.

Soho House launches Soho Home Online Shop

If you’ve ever had the good fortune to visit one of the Soho House Group’s super-stylish yet relaxed private members’ clubs, you’re sure to have coveted some of the carefully selected pieces that create the unique Soho House ‘home from home’ feel. 

Adopt an Object & support the new Design Museum

When in 1989 Sir Terence Conran and Stephen Bailey opened the Design Museum in a former banana warehouse in Shad Thames our eyes were opened just a little bit wider to the marvelous world of contemporary design and architecture. 

A New Era for Portsmouth's Aspex Gallery

Anglepoise® was pleased to donate to Aspex an Original 1227 Giant floor lamp which stands proud in the entrance space, calling to mind the Creating Balance Project Showcase at Aspex, a collaboration between Anglepoise®, the University of Portsmouth and local community group, Strong Island, aimed at putting the spotlight on the wealth of creative talent in the city. 

Anglepoise® at ICFF 2016

The new Anglepoise® Giant Collection made its North American debut at ICFF 2016, which was located in New York’s Jacob K. Javits Center. The show attracts over 33,000 designers, architects, retailers and manufacturers each year.

Anglepoise® at Milan Design Week 2016 with Agape12

To coincide with the 2016 Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan, Anglepoise® partnered with the premium Italian design brand and retailer Agape12, with a pop up space at their showroom in the heart of the Brera design district. Collections showcased include the Original 1227™ Mini, the Original 1227™ Brass including a new Original 1227™ Giant Brass Floor Lamp, and the Type 75™ and Type 75™ Mini, incorporating recent collaborations with renowned British designers Margaret Howell and Paul Smith

Giant Collection exclusive UK retail launch at Harrods

Throughout the month of April, iconic British department store Harrods will be showcasing the new Giant Collection as part of the ‘London Edit’, a round-up of the season’s essential interior trends. The ‘London Edit’ will come alive in the store’s famous Brompton Road windows, as well as through room sets across the Second and Third Floors. Having styled the Original 1227™ Giant Brass floor lamp in Elephant Grey as part of their 'Shoreditch Loft', each model will exclusively retail at Harrods for the duration of the interiors takeover. Discerning design lovers will also have the opportunity to shop the Original 1227™ Giant Brass floor lamp in Rich Burgundy, created exclusively for Harrods.

Anglepoise® at Frankfurt Light + Building 2016

Anglepoise® unveiled the new, enhanced and greatly extended Giant Collection at the Frankfurt Light + Building Fair last week. With over 210,000 visitors, the bi-annual show is the world's leading trade fair for lighting and building. 

Along with existing collections, the all-new Type 75™ Giant and the enhanced Original 1227™ Giant Collections made their debuts on the stand.

Anglepoise® Launches Stunning New Indoor & Outdoor Giant Lamps

Anglepoise® is delighted to unveil a new, enhanced, and greatly extended Giant Collection, including the first Giant Outdoor Collection, a new Giant wall mounted lamp with versions for indoor and outdoor use, a premium 3-piece Giant Brass Collection featuring solid brass components AND a new triple scale Giant interpretation of our best selling Type 75™ desk lamp - all this in addition to the Original 1227™ Giant floor lamp and pendant, which now comes in a stunning new colour palette. What’s more all the lamps are all hand built and made in Britain. 

In Conversation with Cereal Magazine

Rosa Park and Rich Stapleton are work and life partners who founded the cult bi-annual lifestyle magazine Cereal in 2012. Since then they have amassed a global following thanks to their knack for combining thoughtful words, beautiful imagery and pared back graphic design to striking effect. 

Anglepoise® at Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair 2016

Anglepoise® was delighted to be showcased at the Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair last week, in association with Scandinavian partner, Møller & Rothe. Around 40.000 visitors from more than 60 countries travelled to Stockholmsmässan for this 5-day event to see the latest innovations in furniture and lighting design for residential and public spaces.

The new, enhanced Original 1227™ Collection - Arriving April 2016

Our story began with a desk lamp. First launched in 1935, the brainchild of automotive engineer George Carwardine, the Original 1227™ set the standards by which other desk lamps were measured. Over the years the design has been sensitively updated for modern life and has become a design classic, beloved by design aficionados the world over.

Introducing Anglepoise® Studio

Venture into the Anglepoise® Studio today and be spoilt for choice. And with no less than 38 Studio colour permutations on offer, the versatile Original 1227™ Mini becomes a chameleon, blending or contrasting to express a myriad of personal interior styles, from pared-back minimalism to unbridled eclecticism and everything in-between.

Anglepoise® Christmas Gift Guide 2015

December is upon us which means that it’s time to start thinking about gifts for your loved ones. Clearly, the presents for those you share a home with are the most important – not least because, if you’re clever, they can double as gifts for yourself too.