Craft & Design

October 2017 – Urban Cottage Industries

Hand-sculpted in the UK by Urban Cottage Industries, these amber glass cylinder lampshades create an oasis of glowing, warm light. An online configurator enables you to choose everything from the colour of the cable to the design of the bulb. [more]

August 2017 – Katharina Vones

Inspired by intricate, organic structures, Katharina Vones uses microelectronic sensors to bring her jewellery to pulsating life, connecting the object to the body of its wearer by measuring touch, light and pressure.  [more]

August 2017 – Beastie Assemblage

Linda Lovatt of Borders-based Beastie Assemblage hand-makes whimsical brooches, necklaces, bangles and assemblage pieces from copper and brass sheet, broken bits of pottery, beads, buttons and anything pretty. [more]

August 2017 – Nomad Watches

Having worked in the watch industry for several years, the folks at the Scottish brand Nomad Watches felt that their perfect watch hadn’t yet been created. [more]

August 2017 – Emma Jo Webster

Part of the team which wove the tapestries at Stirling Castle, Emma Jo Webster works mainly on private commissions, specialising in portraiture and colourful abstracts hand-woven in wool, silk and cotton. [more]

August 2017 – Catherine Lowe

Inspired by Art Deco, nature and Scotland’s natural light, buildings and landscapes, Catherine Lowe makes glass jewellery, vessels, plates, awards and painted panels using a range of hot and cold techniques.  [more]

June 2017 – Loveduxe Lingerie

Bridal designers Wendy Harman and Natasha Hutchison of Lovedeluxe Lingerie make pieces to order in Chantilly lace, mesh and silk for the “confident, flirtatious and effortlessly sexy, without size prejudice”. [more]

Juni 2017 – Kartel

Inspired by Scotland’s industrial heritage and landscape, Dundee-based Kartel create classic men’s and women’s time pieces incorporating traditional Harris Tweed. [more]

June 2017 – Amy Bond

Passionate about 3D weaving techniques, Amy Bond creates home fabrics and fashion accessories featuring bright, bold, vibrant combinations of colours and geometric patterns. [more]

June 2017 – Jo Pudelko

From “a ramshackle caravan” parked at the foot of the Ochil Hills, Jo Pudelko makes contemporary, mixed media jewellery and small scale sculptural objects. [more]

April 2017 – Vicky Higginson

Glass artist Vicky Higginson hand-blows forms which she then works into using cutting, carving and engraving techniques to create vessels and sculptural forms. [more]

April 2017 – Lizzie Farey

Using woods grown locally in Dumfries & Galloway, artist basketmaker Lizzie Farey creates work ranging from traditional baskets to contemporary sculptural forms. [more]

April 2017 – Sheana Stephen

Using silver, gold, pearls and semi-precious stones, artist jeweller Sheana Stephen creates individual pieces of jewellery inspired by flowers and the garden, legends and the texture of the sea and shore [more]

October 2016 – Daniel Lacey

Using mainly local timber, designer/maker Daniel Lacey creates fine furniture, from small items to whole rooms, inspired by – and often named after – the scenery and wildlife around his home in Langholm in the Scottish Borders. [more]

October 2016 – Sparks Sculptures

Mother and daughter duo Lucy Clough & Cath Kerr of Sparks Sculptures have amassed a huge pile of scrap metal from which they make elegant sculptural items, including animals, birds, fish and abstract forms, for the home and garden. [more]