Lights & Lighting

Factorylux + Xicato | Exceptional Performance Lighting

World leading bespoke lighting is soon to be available with world beating LED technology. Prototypes of Factorylux light fittings using Xicato LED modules were installed in May 2015 at the iconic Look Mum No Hands cycling cafe/workshop on Old Street in EC1. Factorylux Xicato products will start to be available online from July 2015. Xicato creates […]

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Craft Printing

Filament Bulb Postcards | Writtle College + Prelogram

Factorylux is supplying the lighting for Writtle College’s entry for the Young Gardeners of the Year competition 2015. Students from six of the UK’s top horticultural colleges are building show gardens for the Ideal Home Show which is at London’s Olympia from 20th March to 6th April 2015. The Prelogram craft print team have created […]

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The Interviews

Tony Conigliaro | Mixing it with the Famous Cocktail Creator

Tony Conigliaro is a molecular mixologist and a leading drinks expert. He founded the cocktail bar 69 Colebrooke Row in 2009, has won numerous awards and published two books. Factorylux provided lighting for Colebrooke Row and we thought it was time to catch up with Tony to find out more about him. Tony, thanks for meeting […]

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Films

A steel light shade being made

Making Factorylux Light Shades

Factorylux light shades are made entirely in the UK by skilled engineers. The five minute film (30 second version here) shows Factorylux Coolicon shades being hand crafted from steel and vitreous enamel. The raw material for the shades is high quality low carbon steel (or pure copper for the copper shades) which is cut into […]

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Technology

Instructions printed on kraft paper

Making the Kraft Work | Prelogram Kraft Paper

Strong and beautiful kraft paper is a staple of the Factorylux & Prelogram brands. There’s information below on how and why we use brown paper for wrapping, packing and printing. By popular demand, high quality Prelogram kraft paper is now available to buy in three sheet and three pack sizes. A5, A4 & A3 and […]

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