Besselink & Jones is a leading British designer and manufacturer of innovative and decorative lighting. All of the design, brass turning, wood carving, metal plating and bespoke work are handled in-house at the west London workshop. The range includes table lamps (column, glass, tea caddies, ceramic, etc), desk lamps, floor lamps, wall lights (including picture and library lights), hanging lamps, storm lanterns and candlesticks. Besselink & Jones also have a wide range of silk and card lampshades, lamp holders and fittings in stock, and made to order.
Besselink & Jones offers an impressive range of contemporary table and desk lamps, uplighters, spotlights and bathroom lighting. All of the design, brass turning, wood carving, metal plating and bespoke work are handled in-house and almost all designs can be made in nickel, chrome, and bronze. Besselink also offer a fully bespoke service; they can reproduce and rewire antique lamps, as well as converting treasured objects into serviceable lamps.
All of Besselink & Jones' shades are hand made using traditional techniques by their own dedicated shade makers. They use hand-spun, hand-dyed Honan silks from China. Different weights and colours are mixed together in pleats, lining and edging to create a variety of effects. There are over 80 different types of trim including colourful assortments of braids, fan edges and fringes to embellish the shades. Other textures like plain card, hand-painted card, oiled or crackled parchment add to the multitude of choices available.
A hanging light can give a room so much more character by its presence and deserves to be the very best of its type. Besselink & Jones offer a wide selection of stunning chandeliers in a variety of finishes including, brass, glass, wood, bronze, verdigris, zinc, chrome, nickel, silver, or gold. Besselink also offer a powder coating treatment in any colour. This unique finish provides a highly contemporary look to more traditional pieces, with a pared-down simplicity. Besselink & Jones also have a wide range of silk and card lampshades, lamp holders and fittings in stock, and made to order.
Specialists for 50 years in conversion and restoration, the Besselink workshops offer a fully bespoke service; they can reproduce and rewire antique lamps, as well as converting treasured objects into serviceable lamps. Other services available are wiring and re-wiring, restoration, including fitted bases in black or gilded finishes. Besselink & Jones are experts in domestic and overseas electrical wiring for use in the UK, the US or Europe. They specialise in wiring to UL and British Standards and can provide IP rated units. Lamps and shades can be made or adapted to take candle clips, pendant fittings, fixed gimbel, duplex fittings or finial fittings.
There is something very special about candlelight, whether it is inside, out on the terrace or perhaps in the garden, these lanterns set the scene perfectly. Know as both storm lights and hurricane lamps, they are available in 10 different finishes and made with hand blown glass.