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skinflint is the UK’s leading vintage lighting site, salvaging and restoring original vintage lighting from the 1920s-1970s from surprising locations across the globe like the Rolls-Royce factory in Derby, UK, shipbreakers’ yards in Gujarat, India and abandoned glassworks outside Budapest, Hungary to name a few…

Every original vintage skinflint light has a story to tell, reclaimed by UK-based lighting experts then rebuilt, restored and tested by hand, to give you a truly individual light with real character, ready for modern use. Your vintage light will arrive quickly, and safely packaged – with shipping options to over 200 countries worldwide.

From Hungarian railway ceiling and German cargo ship wall lights to Czech glass pendants, these reclaimed vintage lights are all unique, and expertly restored to modern standards for faultless functionality.