Original BTC

Paxo Pendant by Original BTC

The Original BTC lighting Paxo Pendant is industrial design at its best, featuring a hand-spun aluminum shade exclusively crafted in the metal workshops of central England. The hard shell is left open at the base, reflecting a wide spread of functional light directly below the fixture. Slotted openings on the chimney of the shade allow some light to peak through, creating a soft halo of indirect light around the fixture. Founded in 1990 by Peter Bowles, Original BTCough, creating a soft halo of indirect light around the fixture. Founded in 1990 by Peter Bowles, Original BTC is a lighting company rooted in national pride, manufacturing classic and industrial British design for contemporary homes. Encouraging local enterprise, all products are exclusively produced in the UK, utilizing factories in Oxford, Birmingham and Stoke-on-Trent to hand-produce and assemble the fine bone china, aluminum and lighting components used in Original BTC fixtures. In 2010, Bowles acquired Davey Lighting (a heritage brand founded in 1885 as a maritime lighting supplier) enriching the brand with industrial-grade designs and traditional craftsmanship. read more