Updated December 18, 2018 by Melissa Harr

The 10 Best Oil Lamps

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Since the initial publication of this wiki in December of 2018, there have been 7 edits to this page. One of the fastest ways to create a warm, inviting atmosphere in your home is to use one of these oil lamps, an energy-saving alternative to harsh lighting. Not only that, but many double as emergency preparedness and camping supplies, giving you multiple functions for your investment. Just remember that you shouldn't combine fuels, place them near flammable items, or use them without ventilation. When users buy our independently chosen editorial picks, we may earn commissions to support our work. Skip to the best oil lamp on Amazon.

10. Crisa Clear Pedestal

9. Dietz #1 Little Wizard

8. Firefly Wine Bottle Lamp Kit

7. Feuerhand Hurricane

6. Firefly Modern Transcend

5. Dietz #76 Original

4. Danforth Pewter Skipper

3. Creative Hobbies Chimney Holders

2. Coleman One-Mantle

1. Vermont Lanterns Brass Mini

Editor's Notes

December 17, 2018:

Added favorites from Vermont Lanterns, Coleman, and Danforth Pewter, all of which were made to last a long time and function without unnecessary hassles. Also selected models for ever-popular Mason jar and wine bottle lamps, the Creative Hobbies Chimney Holders and Firefly Wine Bottle Lamp Kit, respectively.


Melissa Harr
Last updated on December 18, 2018 by Melissa Harr

Melissa Harr is a language-obsessed writer from Chicagoland who holds both a bachelor of arts and master of arts in English. Although she began as a TEFL teacher, earning several teaching certificates and working in both Russia and Vietnam, she moved into freelance writing to satisfy her passion for the written word. She has published full-length courses and books in the realm of arts & crafts and DIY; in fact, most of her non-working time is spent knitting, cleaning, or committing acts of home improvement. Along with an extensive knowledge of tools, home goods, and crafts and organizational supplies, she has ample experience (okay, an obsession) with travel gear, luggage, and the electronics that make modern life more convenient.


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