Soane Britain

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 50-52 Pimlico Rd, London SW1W 8LP

 020 7730 6400

 shop@soane.co.uk

 www.soane.co.uk

Soane Britain designs and makes outstanding furniture, upholstery, lighting, fabrics and wallpapers - all of which are made in workshops around Britain. The Upholstered Venus Chair is hand-woven by expert weavers at Soane Britain's rattan workshop in Leicestershire. The shell is supported by an intricate frame made entirely of cane with meticulously bound joints and decorative rattan details at the feet.

Soane Britain designs and makes outstanding furniture, upholstery, lighting, fabrics and wallpapers - all of which are made in workshops around Britain. The Bascule Desk is hand-made by Soane's blacksmith at his workshop in the Forest of Dean. The forged iron frame has neat joint details and tucked in 'hoofed' feet. The hand-beaten top is skillfully welded together with panel details and hammered pull handles on the drawers, adding to its character. The Bascule Desk is available in large or small with a choice of drop in top, each made by Soane's specialist craftsmen.

Soane Britain designs and makes outstanding furniture, upholstery, lighting, fabrics and wallpapers - all of which are made in workshops around Britain. Soane Britain's Klismos Chair is based on an 18th century Swedish interpretation of the ancient Greek klismos chair. This sculptural design is expertly made with chamfered sabre legs and a curved back with upholstered panels on both sides. Available in all Soane's standard woods, it may be upholstered in a choice of Soane in-house leathers or fabrics (or client's own) and nailhead finishes. The Klismos Chair is also available in a simplified design.

Soane Britain designs and makes outstanding furniture, upholstery, lighting, fabrics and wallpapers - all of which are made in workshops around Britain. The Lily Armchair is part of The Soane Britain Lily Collection. Handmade by skilled weavers in Soane's Leicestershire rattan workshop, the chair has loose cushions and ties upholstered in a Soane or client's own fabric.The Lily Armchair would fit wonderfully into any conservatory. Its woven rattan contours, with a draped linen effect base, inspired by Soane's Ripple Console and Ripple Circular Table also features and a diamond lattice rattan design on the chair back and sides.

Soane Britain designs and makes outstanding furniture and upholstery - all of which are made in workshops around Britain. Over the years, Soane has sought out and cultivated relationships with dedicated artisans practicing prized skills such as iron forging, fine chair making, precision engineering and saddlery. Orders are made with the client's choice of materials and finishes from Soane's in-house collection of woods, stones, metals and leathers. Alternatively clients'own materials may be used. See also Soane's collection of lighting, fabrics and wallpapers.

Soane Britain designs and makes outstanding lighting - all made in workshops around Britain. The Knurled Pelham Wall Light is inspired by a 1930s design. This traditional wall light is made in brass by Soane Britain metalworkers on England's south coast. The circular backplate supports a cylindrical arm with knurled metal finish and a neat dome underneath. It is offered in a choice of Soane metal finishes with a metal, card or fabric lampshade available separately.

Soane Britain designs and makes outstanding lighting - all made in workshops around Britain. The distinctive Soane Britain Owl Lantern is made entirely by hand by skilled Sheffield silversmiths. Brass 'feathers' are cut to graduating sizes and welded in layers to the bodice-like frame. The open base creates a pool of light while teardrop shaped openings cast a wonderful dappled light above.

Soane's collection of plain and patterned fabrics are woven and printed in British mills and workshops. Their experts employ traditional methods, such as block and screen printing, perfected over generations to create fine quality fabrics with the timeless appeal and atmosphere of antique textiles. Each Soane fabric has been inspired by pieces in Lulu Lytle's own personal collection of antique decorative textiles, art and jewels. The Image shown is Dianthus Chintz Lapis on Silk.

Soane Britain wallpapers are printed exclusively in a British workshop. The expert makers employ traditional methods, such as block printing, perfected over generations to create fine quality wallpapers. Age-old patterns are studied and their compositions and colours sensitively reworked to create new, distinctive designs. Soane's wallpapers are fresh and contemporary yet retain a sense of their exotic heritage. Each one tells a story.

Soane Britain designs and makes outstanding furniture, upholstery, lighting, fabrics and wallpapers - all of which are made in workshops around Britain. The counter height stool is part of Soane's metal and leather collection. The frame is manufactured in solid steel by Dorset engineers, who also fabricate the elegant curved brass arm brackets, foot ring and socks. Parts of the frame are bound with a hand-stitched leather or fabric while the seat and back are upholstered using a high grade foam.