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A unique range of standing, hanging, desk and wall lights created from discarded broken or useless junk
A surveyor would have used this wood and metal tripod to hold surveying instruments in order to measure land. We've turned it into an adjustable standing light.

A surveyor would have used this wood and metal tripod to hold surveying instruments in order to measure land. We've turned it into an adjustable standing light.

This fabulous pump is now a light!   #recreate #recreatesa #vintage #rustic #red

This fabulous pump is now a light! #recreate #recreatesa #vintage #rustic #red

A chandelier recreated from an old metal frame.

Do you have a sentimental family heirloom gathering dust in your closet, vintage treasures tucked away in your attic, or a piece of furniture with plenty o

These desk lamps - made from vintage brass blowtorches - look like little creatures!

These desk lamps - made from vintage brass blowtorches - look like little creatures!

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Recreate has a unique range of lighting products, individually constructed using abandoned junk and recreated into one-of-a-kind, fully-functional and unconventional hanging and standing lights.

This milk pail is small enough to fit on any table top. We’ve given it a coat of milky white and  paired it with a protea print lampshade by South African designer Maradadhi

This milk pail is small enough to fit on any table top. We’ve given it a coat of milky white and paired it with a protea print lampshade by South African designer Maradadhi

When one thinks of motor oil canisters “lamp” is definitely not what pops into mind. But it will be hard not to associate the two after you’ve seen this beauty. What is it that Ron Burgundy says… oh yes, I LOVE LAMP!

Recreate has a unique range of lighting products, individually constructed using abandoned junk and recreated into one-of-a-kind, fully-functional and unconventional hanging and standing lights.

The brother of our other globe lamp, we rescued him from his badly beaten up stand and gave him the ability to fly! Well… to hang. Now a gorgeous ceiling light – it will light up any room.

The brother of our other globe lamp, we rescued him from his badly beaten up stand and gave him the ability to fly! Now a gorgeous ceiling light – it will light up any room.

Vintage milk pail from “WELTERVREDEN JERSEY MILKING PAARL” upcycled into a desk lamp. Polished brass plaque reads: “EIENDOM VAN WELTERVREDEN JERSEY MELKERY PAARL” translated into English “PROPERTY OF WELTERVREDEN JERSEY MILKING PAARL”.

Recreate has a unique range of lighting products, individually constructed using abandoned junk and recreated into one-of-a-kind, fully-functional and unconventional hanging and standing lights.

When poisonous substances came onto the market to control plants and vermin in the mid 1800’s, to prevent mishaps when fumbling about by candle light, poison bottles were given distinctive features. Like this large glass fluted bottle with raised lettering of the word “POISON”. It has ribbing detail and no cap so we thought it just needed to be upcycled into a desk lamp. Cleaned up, wired and ready to light up your room. Lampshade sold separately

Recreate has a unique range of lighting products, individually constructed using abandoned junk and recreated into one-of-a-kind, fully-functional and unconventional hanging and standing lights.

We took a vintage glass milk bottle that we no longer put outside on our doorstep for the milk man to collect, and recreated it into a hanging lamp with brass detailing and a brass ceiling rose.

We took a vintage glass milk bottle that we no longer put outside on our doorstep for the milk man to collect, and recreated it into a hanging lamp with brass detailing and a brass ceiling rose.

Antique brass garden sprayer recreated into a one- of-a kind wall lamp. With wooden handle and brass center detail, this makes a great statement piece in any home. Vintage filament light bulb not included

Antique brass garden sprayer recreated into a one- of-a kind wall lamp. With wooden handle and brass center detail, this makes a great statement piece in any home. Vintage filament light bulb not included

A Mercedes Typewriter recreated into a quirky desk lamp.

Recreate has a unique range of lighting products, individually constructed using abandoned junk and recreated into one-of-a-kind, fully-functional and unconventional hanging and standing lights.

An industrial vintage style table lamp created from a discarded old metal camera tripod. With a quirky handle to adjust the timeless linen lampshade to your preferred height

This industrial style table lamp has been recreated from a beautiful old broken camera tripod. This desk light comes with a three meter electrical cable and takes a (bayonet) light bulb.

Old English mismatched china tea sets threaded onto contemporary stainless steel lamp bases with grey raw silk lamp shades.

Old English mismatched china tea sets threaded onto contemporary stainless steel lamp bases with grey raw silk lamp shades. (priced per lamp including lamp

Beautiful lamp made from vintage candelabras, crockery and chandeliers.

Pieces of an old broken chandelier play perfectly with bits of a forgotten candelabra and a pretty side plate to form a quirky little lamp. This desk light comes with a meter electrical cable and takes a (bayonet) light bulb.


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