Collections

  • Lighting Collection: Reinventing Dutch Heritage Reinventing Dutch Heritage is a collection of unique lamps made from antique objects found in nature or on the Amsterdam scrapyards. Each item tells it’s own story of history. ‘Walking on a these scrapyards, I feel like walking in a museum’ according designer Stef van der Bijl.   Read more about this collection
  • Oxidized Brass Walls A new product from VanderBijl. Oxidized Brass Walls are thin brass panels glued to panels and oxidized by a biological proces. The panels become an unique artwork. Each panel can be tailor-made to the clients wishes. Read more about this collection
  • Philips Street lanterns © 2013 The Vintage Designers found a serie of old Dutch street lanterns from aluminum. After polishing the body, fitting in new armatures, blasting the caps and making a custom made ceiling bracket, the New versions of the Philips street lanterns were born. Available in a single, double of triple version.   Check out our webshop for availability.   Read more about this collection
  • the Vintage Designers © 2013 The Vintage Designers is a collaboration between Joram Barbiers (Barbiers Originals) and Stef van der Bijl (vanderBijl design & interior). Joram and Stef search all over Europe to find unique vintage objects which they redesign into furniture and lighting. Each designs comes with it’s unique story. Read more about this collection
  • Time Traveller’s Watches ©2013 The Time Traveller’s Watch Collection are watches made from antique camera lenses. All functions like shutter, aperture and timer have been restored and are fully functional. Although it does not make pictures anymore, these are the beautiful gadgets and the proof that this camera has taken many pictures during it’s life trough WWII. Inside the lens, a brand ... Read more about this collection
  • The Forest Collection ©2013 The Forest Collection includes 3 designs: The Twig, The Acorn and the Truffle. The Twig is made from chemical tank nozzle, The Acorn is made from a spot that originally came from the Cinerama in Amsterdam and was found in the basement in 2000. The Truffle was found in a steel factory on a hidden shelf, and must have been lying ... Read more about this collection
  • Poison Me Collection ©2013 The Poison Me Collection are lamps made from antique vaporizers. These tanks were found on the Dutch and French farmer sides. The copper tanks have been polished on the inside and left original on the outside. the bottom has been cut out and a lightbulb has been installed. These lamps have been inspired by old stargazers and ... Read more about this collection
  • Squirtmaster Collection ©2013 The Squirtmaster Collection are made from antique fire engines saved from the Dutch scrapyards. After years of hard and dirty work, the fire engines got undressed from their red paint and their aluminum, copper  and even bronze bodyparts have been polished. What once was the mouth that squirted water, is now the luminaire for antique ... Read more about this collection
  • Chickmaster Flashdrill Collection ©2013 One of the most sexy desk lamps from our collections: the Chickmaster Flash Drills. These antique aluminum drillingmachines have been polished and are redesigned into desklamps. With the original button you can turn the lamp on and off. These machines used to be the proud tool of every man. Now, after years of hard working and getting ... Read more about this collection
  • Cookmasters Collection ©2013 The Cookmaster lamps are made from old copper boiler tanks cut diagonally in half.  The inside has been polished, the outside looks really raw due to heating and moister during years and years. These boilers were rescued from the Dutch scrapyards. Check out our webshop for availability. Read more about this collection