pencil lamp

Got a bright idea? Then it might be time to flip open your lamp and grab a pencil or pen, both of which actions dovetail nicely in this wooden desktop light design.

pencil wood metal light

The Pencil Light by Caroline Olsson (images by Kaja Bruskeland) is quintessentially Norwegian: simple, clever, multi-functional and, well, made of wood never hurts either.

pencil box lamp

A clean metal mechanism allow for easy opening and swiveling. It seems only slightly awkward that the wire protrudes from the top when the box is closed, but perhaps it is a bit like a string on top of a present, encouraging you to tug it open (proverbially, not practically).