Handmade.
       
     
Tremble Dance Leather Chandelier, under construction
       
     
Leather Chandeliers at the London Design Festival
       
     
Creating the mood
       
     
Pearly Kings inspire
       
     
Pencil On Paper
       
     
Peony Plate, detail
       
     
Peony Plate, Ritz Carlton Hong Kong
       
     
Leather Medallions, Oslo Maritime.
       
     
Remus, Box weave leather
       
     
Remus Box weave leather
       
     
Patinated Leather wall panel
       
     
Moulded and Patinated leather.
       
     
Hand made sample moulds
       
     
Paper Stencil preparation.
       
     
Leather Paisley cut
       
     
An acre of leather hair on hide.
       
     
Triton leather rug.
       
     
Handmade.
       
     
Handmade.

Workmanship combined with our selection of noble materials,underpins the ethos of our studio.

Tremble Dance Leather Chandelier, under construction
       
     
Tremble Dance Leather Chandelier, under construction

Our leather chandelier is sewn by hand in our London workshop.

Leather Chandeliers at the London Design Festival
       
     
Leather Chandeliers at the London Design Festival

For the duration of the London Design Festival we set up shop in the windows of the wonderful Farmiloe Building in Clerkenwell, London. Guerrilla contemporary dance attack below...

Creating the mood
       
     
Creating the mood

Each of our projects has a grounding in materiality and motif, to kick off the creative thought process we create mood boards to maintain our focus.

Pearly Kings inspire
       
     
Pearly Kings inspire

This collection of bespoke textiles was inspired by the mother of pearl work used for this great London tradition. We developed the collection to encompass other symbols and motifs of Great Britain.

Pencil On Paper
       
     
Pencil On Paper

Primary research is the starting point for every project the studio undertakes. The Victoria and Albert Museum has been our favourite since study time at the Royal College of Art.

Peony Plate, detail
       
     
Peony Plate, detail

Shagreen leather pierced and intercut with plum hide, placed upon a mirror background.

Peony Plate, Ritz Carlton Hong Kong
       
     
Peony Plate, Ritz Carlton Hong Kong

Preparing for the completed wall panels to be air freighted to Hong Kong for their installation.

Leather Medallions, Oslo Maritime.
       
     
Leather Medallions, Oslo Maritime.

Hand finishing the leather panel using air guns and laser cut stencils.

Remus, Box weave leather
       
     
Remus, Box weave leather

Hand finishing a bitter chocolate box weave leather rug.

Remus Box weave leather
       
     
Remus Box weave leather

Hand stitching the hide border of the box weave rug with an awl and waxed thread. 

Patinated Leather wall panel
       
     
Patinated Leather wall panel

Nude vegetable tanned leather is our canvas, painting with leather dyes to build up the layers and depth within the design.

Moulded and Patinated leather.
       
     
Moulded and Patinated leather.

Creating surface topography using moulding and hand patinated layers of the design in the studio.

Hand made sample moulds
       
     
Hand made sample moulds

Realising each new moulded design is first trialled through a sample cut.

Paper Stencil preparation.
       
     
Paper Stencil preparation.

New design work is worked using hand punches upon paper.

Leather Paisley cut
       
     
Leather Paisley cut

Hand punching leather for application within surface designs.

An acre of leather hair on hide.
       
     
An acre of leather hair on hide.

Prior to sewing our huge leather carpets, we undertake a 'marking up' dry lay  to ensure that each panel is compatible with its neighbour, to see how the light falls upon the flow of the natural hair on side.

Triton leather rug.
       
     
Triton leather rug.

Our studio is set up to produce huge rugs for both public and private projects. Final finishing of the rug by hand on our 10 meter long tables.