Dotcom Boom 2.0? Tech Industry Is Snapping Up $3,500 Giant Desk Lamps Say

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Silicon Valley and Silicon Alley players insatiable for the Anglepoise Giant 'Desk' Floor Lamps. "They're gone the minute they're available" says

The Giant's are a real statement maker. We've been amazed at the demand. began selling the Giant 1227 Floor Lamp in September of this year. Available in six colors, the floor lamp is a giant version of the classic Anglepoise desk lamp and is handmade in the UK.

"We started to notice a lot of search and site activity for the Giant's and assumed the product was picking up press from the design industry. Anglepoise is a well known brand and the Giant version of their desk lamp is unique." says Marcia Currie, a partner at

"Suddenly, the orders start coming and my phone is ringing with firms looking for deals and availability on the Giants for different cities across the US. The Jet Black and Cobalt Blue versions are proving the most popular and we noticed that almost every Giant was en route to technology companies which makes sense given the design. The Giants are hand made in England and shipped to the US. At around $3,500, they're quite the investment but we think they'll become collectors items in years to come."'s most notable query? "A tech company headquartered in Menlo Park and currently renovating space in Manhattan. We don't like to make assumptions but..." laughs Kate Hiscox, also a partner with

For more information on the Anglepoise Giant 1227 Floor Lamps, visit and Anglepoise UK.

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