The team have worked hard in 2017 and are taking a break over the festive period. The studio and warehouse will be closed from Friday December 15th reopening Tuesday January 2nd.
Any UK orders placed during this time will be delivered on Wednesday January 3rd (If this day isn’t convenient please let us know during checkout) The last order day for UK deliveries before Christmas will be Thursday December 14th
All International orders placed between Friday December 15th and Tuesday January 2nd will be delivered week commencing January 8th.
If you have a question please email email@example.com
We wish you all a very Merry Christmas and Happy New Year.
We have just launched a limited number of Vintage Sixties dimpled glass globe lights salvaged from a Civic Centre in the UK's Midlands- News
We catch up with Eifion Griffiths, the third generation to run Welsh textile company, Melin Tregwynt and chat collaboration, inspiration and what it’s like to work in an 18th Century mill.- Stuff We Love
Vintage lighting for modern use
Welcome to the UK’s leading vintage industrial lighting site. Skinflint scours locations across the world to source and restore unique and historic vintage lights; manufactured in the era from 1920 to 1970, and originally utilised in a wide variety of industrial environments.
Every vintage light you’ll find here is an original with a story to tell, that has been reclaimed and restored by UK-based lighting experts – then carefully rebuilt and tested by hand, to give you a truly individual light with real character, which you can rely on. Just as importantly, your vintage light will arrive quickly, and safely packaged – with shipping options to over 200 countries worldwide.
Discover iconic vintage lighting brands among our collections, including Revo, Holophane, Benjamin Electric and G.E.C. - all known for their dedicated craftsmanship and pivotal contribution to industrial purpose.
Our reclaimed vintage lights are all unique pieces, ranging from Hungarian railway ceiling lights and German cargo ship wall lights, to Eastern Bloc machinists table lights and Czech pendants - all expertly restored to modern standards for faultless functionality.
A quick word from our customers
Love the lamp - it is just what we needed to set off our new kitchen - will have pride of place over the breakfast bar. Excellent service from the company - was notified that delivery would be late by one day but was kept informed. Many thanks
- Gordon | Glasgow | UK
Chapel opaline light
Arrived next day, beautifully packaged and perfect for my own chapel renovation!
- Kate | Powys | UK
Good product listing with careful explanations.
- Robert | Chichester | UK
R.A.F hanger light
What a great looking light! Fantastic in the kitchen and a great talking point. Thanks
- Neil | Cumbria | UK