Introducing Any Old Lights’ Revival Range

As our range of exclusive own-brand contemporary vintage lighting continued to grow, we knew we had to come up with a suitable name for it. It's taken a while, but with the help of branding experts from Oxford Innovation, we've finally hit on the perfect name:...

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All Things Wild Competition – Win Fab Prizes!

Last year we met the owners of the All Things Wild Nature Centre at our shop in Fowey, who bought a number of items including a ship's telegraph, for their attraction. Favouring the personal touch, Nick delivered their order to Honeybourne in Worcestershire himself...

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Any Old Lights New Shop is Open!

Well, that was a project and a half! We received the keys to 14 Lostwithiel Streey, Fowey, on 2 February and wanted to be open by the end of the month. Take a look at this quick video walkthrough Nick made on that day. The shop was filled with racks and shelving from...

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We’re Almost There…Our New Shop

So we’ve painted and plastered, hammered and hoisted, drilled and dusted. We’ve been snowed in, rained on and stripped paint outside on the pavement, on the coldest day of the year. We’ve laid floors, discovered boarded up doors – and best of all uncovered stunning...

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Uncovering the past in our new shop

Well, it’s been a thrilling couple of weeks for us! We stepped into 14 Lostwithiel St on 1st February, and since then have unearthed all manner of amazing finds. We started on the walls. The original plan was to strip off the dreaded woodchip wallpaper. Quickly it...

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Refurbishing Vintage Industrial Lighting

Vintage industrial lights, by their very nature, can arrive in various states of repair. Some take more work than others. Take this vintage holophane industrial wall light. We picked a good run of these up from Birmingham, where they'd been reclaimed from a local...

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Happy New Year … January, we’re coming to get you!

Happy New Year to all our customers, and what a busy January we have coming up... We kicked off the year in (chilly) style, taking a dip for New Year's Day on Readymoney Beach, organised by the wonderful Readymoney Beach Shop. Over £1,000 was raised for three fabulous...

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Any Idea What Day It Is? Anyone?

Ah, the festive season. It's generally during the bit between Boxing Day and New Year when identifying which actual day it is becomes problematic. Gravy courses through the central nervous system and fizz blights the senses. Dates become jumbled, days become lost and...

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Christmas 2017 at Any Old Lights

Don't the years whizz past (when you're getting older)? This is our fourth Christmas after a momentous year of awards and vast numbers of happy customers. There's still time to order for delivery before Christmas, as we ship via UPS who typically deliver next day...

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