John Lewis of Hungerford created the first painted kitchen cabinetry in the UK back in 1972. 47 years later they are still supplying beautiful, handcrafted cabinets for the kitchen and free-standing furniture. One of the few British manufacturers in this sector, the design team have developed and distilled their product range into a select group of contemporary, classic and traditional options. With 13 showrooms predominantly around London and the South, they have four signature styles in their portfolio. Designed in a personal, customised and unique way, no two designs are the same. The end result is a stunning installation which enhances the value of the property.
Founded in 1975, Martin Moore are one of the very first handmade kitchen companies. Their classic, timeless English furniture is designed and made to order in Yorkshire with a quality which transcends fashion. Still family run, Martin Moore work across the UK and Europe, designing and building bespoke kitchens, utility rooms, bedrooms, bathrooms, dressing rooms and freestanding furniture. They have eight UK showrooms, including London.
Over the past twenty years, Plain English has earned a reputation for producing simple, elegant kitchens that stand the test of time in terms of their classic design and the quality of their craftsmanship. Joiners in the company's Suffolk workshop make the cupboards using environmentally sustainable materials. An average kitchen starts from £45,000 (ex VAT). In April, the company launched its first colour collection, exclusive to Plain English clients, in collaboration with Interior Decorator, Adam Bray.
High quality stainless steel bowls from GEC Anderson are suitable for use in a variety of environments including kitchens, bathrooms and utility rooms. All bowls can be integrally welded into their stainless steel worktops to form a seamless, hygienic workspace. Alternatively, they can be supplied for insetting or undermounting.
Specialist suppliers and fitters of all forms of marble, granite, limestone and slate. Their work includes entrance halls, vanity tops, bath surrounds and worktops, as well as bespoke tabletops in the specialist techniques of pietra dura, mosaic, marble mosaic and scagliola. Also restoration work.
Danish manufacturer of a wide range of pre-finished solid hardwood floors, including wide boards, planks, parquet floors and long-length boards, ideal for use over underfloor heating. Junckers’ range offers over 100 floors to choose from: different timbers including oak, ash, black oak and beech, two-strip and wide boards, different thicknesses (structural and overlay boards), a range of high quality finishing products including oils, lacquers and coloured oils. A pre-finished solid hardwood floor is ready to walk on as soon as it is installed, no need for sanding and on-site finishing.
Design your very own bespoke rugs on the Rug Couture website or choose from hundreds of designs. You can customise your rug to literally any colour combination, size and shape required. Choose from hand-tufted or hand-knotted qualities and contact for further information if you’re after a different type of material such as silk, art silk, shaggy rugs or cowhides. Depending on quality and size, your rug will then be hand-made by master craftsmen within 4-8 weeks. Designs range from from funky contemporary through to traditional. You can even send in your own images by email for a free quotation. Rug Couture can create rugs from most designs, photographs and logos.
There are Selfridges stores in London, Birmingham and Manchester offering a luxury shopping experience, stocking the latest fashion, homeware, beauty items, accessories and fine jewellery. The online kitchen department provides a selective range of electrical appliances: Nespresso machines, KitchenAid food processors, mixers, blenders and toasters, SousVide's revolutionary water ovens; pots and pans from suppliers including Mauviel and Le Creuset; tableware by Wedgwood, Portmeirion and Pip Studio; and glassware by LSA and Dartington. Plus barware, bakeware, utensils, gadgets and kitchen accessories.
Emma Bridgewater produces classic English earthenware in her factory in Stoke-on-Trent. Her distinctive designs are much loved and highly collectable. Beautiful, witty, stylish and tough, Emma Bridgewater pottery is dishwasher and microwave safe. Choose from her classic or fun tableware patterns, children's pottery, glass, kitchen tin, textiles and stationery. Tableware shapes include plates, bowls, serving pieces, mugs, jugs and teapots. The glass range includes wine glasses, lemonade jug, a carafe and a truly magnificent trifle bowl and cake stand. You can also have a name or message added to several classic Emma Bridgewater shapes.
Finest British Sterling Silver, Silver Plate and Stainless Steel Cutlery at prices that represent exceptional value. This Old English Stainless Steel Set (as shown) with dishwasher safe Cream Handle Knives costs £330.00 for a set for 6 (6 x 7 piece place setting & 2 Table Spoons), incl. VAT & UK delivery. Visit their website or call. Free sample service & delivery worldwide.