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Robert Dudley Best

Robert Dudley Best was an industrial designer by training and creator of the eponymous Bestlite. His design influences were the work of Mies Van Der Rohe and Le Corbusier. Winston Churchill put Bestlite on the design map, he had a Bestlite BL1 Table Lamp on his desk in Whitehall.

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Bestlite BL2 Table or Desk Lamp

Bestlite BL2 Table or Desk Lamp

Was: £506.00

Now: £430.10

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Bestlite BL9 Medium Pendant Light

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Bestlite BL1 Table Lamp

Bestlite BL1 Table Lamp

Was: £551.00

Now: £468.35

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Bestlite BL3 Floor Lamp

Bestlite BL3 Floor Lamp

Was: £773.00

Now: £657.05

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Bestlite BL4 Floor Lamp

Bestlite BL4 Floor Lamp

Was: £925.00

Now: £786.25

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Bestlite BL9 Large Pendant Light Charcoal Chrome

Bestlite BL9 Large 40cm Pendant Light

Was: £453.00

Now: £385.05

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Bestlite BL9 Medium Pendant Light

Bestlite BL9 Medium 21cm Pendant Light

Was: £266.00

Now: £226.10

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Bestlite BL9 Small Pendant Light

Bestlite BL9 Small 16cm Pendant Light

Was: £222.00

Now: £188.70

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Bestlite BL7 Wall Lamp

Bestlite BL7 Wall Lamp

Was: £364.00

Now: £309.40

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Bestlite BL6 Wall Lamp - Chrome Black

Bestlite BL6 Wall Lamp

Was: £489.00

Now: £415.65

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Bestlite BL5 Wall Lamp

Bestlite BL5 Wall Lamp

Was: £533.00

Now: £453.05

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Bestlite BL9 Extra Large Pendant Light

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Bestlite BL10 Wall Lamp

Bestlite BL10 Wall Lamp

Was: £613.00

Now: £521.05

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I couldn't be happier with the custom made sofa bought through the online store. It is perfect and made all the more enjoyable by buying it through the guys at utility. Ben and Paul who delivered the sofa were amazing, kind and really helpful in a difficult situation (of course the lift broke when I was getting something delivered). Would highly recommend!

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Just wanted to message and say that I'm a big fan of the Utility Stores and the types of products you guys sell. I work close by to the Manchester store at University Green, so I'm popping in a fair bit generally for cards, gifts, etc. I just nipped in again this afternoon about one product I'd bought earlier and the staff were super helpful and attentive. It made it really easy, and I was in and out in no time.

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Sep 13th 2019 | Luke

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Nov 1st 2019 | Ross

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