The majority of our lights can be delivered to anywhere in mainland UK on a next day service for FREE. Whilst global delivery can be achieved within 2-5 days.
Our latest lights- From elegant opaline pendant lights from the former Czechoslovakia to industrial British tanks lights. Circa 1950- News
How to use ambient and accent lighting in the home to highlight a feature or object. Featuring Skinflint's Rolls Royce collection, salvaged from the decommissioned Rolls-Royce factory in Derby.- In the Press
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
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
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- Susan | Hertford | UK
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- Isabella | Milano | Italy
Great light. It looks very smart. I was initially worried that it might be slightly big for the room (we don't have high ceilings) but it looks really good and I am really pleased with it.
- Carineh | Oxfordshire | UK