Mhairi and Pete run RetroriginalUK, a Scottish based company with a love of everything mid-century. We love to upcycle items that come to us past their best in order to give them a new lease of life and we also love to restore items that just need some love and care to take them back to their former glory. We started our love of this era by purchasing and reselling quality homewares of the period and we are still involved with this. So whether you are looking for quality teak mid-century furnishing, a little bit of funky upcycling or a beautiful vintage homeware item then we have a great selection for you - a few current pieces are listed below, but there’s lots more to see at the RetroriginalUK unit at Abernyte.

Featured Antiques & Art

If you are interested in any of the stock shown on this page, please contact the Scottish Antique & Arts Centre, Abernyte, on 01828 686401.

Pair of Poltrona Frau armchairs with matching footstool

In beautiful white designer leather with short wooden legs, these Poltrona Frau armchairs are a distinctive piece of Italian styling. The armchairs have matching Poltrona Frau back cushions and the pair also come with a large footstool - plenty of room for two pairs of feet! In great condition.

1960s Jentique teak Hiboard sideboard

In great condition this Jentique teak unit is a great vintage styled storage item which would look great in any mid-century home. Featuring three drawers, large cabinet section, a drop down section ideal for bottles/glasses and shelving behind two glass doors.


Original 1950s Storite kitchen larder cabinet - SOLD

This cupboard has now sold, but keep an eye out as there will be a similar one winging it's way to The Scottish Antiques and Arts Centre in the next few weeks!

1960s wood and brass lamp

This lamp is extremely elegant, made from teak and brass and is in great condition. A brand new lampshade has been handmade for it, using genuine mid-century fabric in a striking brown, cream and orange pattern. A lovely mixture of new and old. As with all RetroriginalUK restored and upcycled lighting, it has been completely rewired and PAT tested.


Mid-century clover shaped glass and teak coffee table

Made by Stonehill, this is an extremely rare and sought after clover shaped table. Made from teak with a clover shaped glass insert. In fantastic condition this would be a real talking point within your home.


1970s brass and teak sunburst clock by Metamec

A classic staple for any 1960s/1970s home was a fantastic sunburst (or sometimes called starburst) clock. This is a great example by Metamec. With twelve brass coloured prongs interspersed with teak slats, this is one of the most traditional styles of sunburst clock of the era.

The products shown above are displayed by the dealer and the descriptions provided are accurate to the best of their knowledge. Whislt every effort is taken to ensure this page is kept up to date, there may be the very odd exception whereby an item has just been purchased in store.

Scottish Antique & Arts Centre, Abernyte

Our Abernyte visitor centre is situated half way between Dundee and Perth just off the A90 (Inchture junction). The centre opens at 10am and closes at 5pm, 7 days a week. For further details you can contact our Abernyte centre on 01828 686401. For restaurant reservations please telephone 01828 686044.

  • Dundee: 12 miles (22mins)
  • Perth: 13 miles (25mins)
  • Stirling: 49 miles (1hr 1mins)
  • Edinburgh: 56 miles (1hr 14mins)
  • Glasgow: 74 miles (1hr 31mins)
  • Aberdeen: 76 miles (1hr 49mins)