March Projects

A couple other projects we were working on this month. A flat map which we designed by request for a customer. It has hand drawn and hand painted illustrations and the colouring is like our Gagarin – Earth from space.… Continue Reading

Financial Times | How to Spend It | March 26th 2020

The online mention and hard copy edition of the article below! 21 ways to build the best home office Working remotely never looked so good. Edited by Clara Baldock and Raphaëlle Helmore This is our 22cm Mini Desk Globe in… Continue Reading

Working from home

Hello from London. Our city is currently on lockdown but we are managing to keep working where and when possible. We have a full order book to keep us busy at the moment – and hope to still continue to… Continue Reading

The New Traditional: Heritage, Craftsmanship and Local Identity by Gestalten

We are in a new book coming out in April 2020 – The New Traditional – by Gestalten – Immerse yourself in the traditions that have defined our cultures and reveal our connection to what make us human. A new generation… Continue Reading

Globe-making| NTD NEWS | February 12th 2020

We were on the news! Reported and filmed by Jane Werrell https://www.ntd.com/entering-the-worl… LONDON—An unassuming studio in North London is the production site for some of the world’s only artisan globes. Bellerby & Co. Globemakers was started in 2008, unintentionally, by… Continue Reading

65cm Bespoke Globe + Gagarin Colouring

This is a take on our Whittaker base (seen previously just with a 50cm diameter globe) – this base shown here is for a 65cm diameter globe and the customer requested changes to how the rings would be spaced. The… Continue Reading

Marble Base : 22cm Globe

A collaboration with Ahsayane Studio – a beautiful solid white marble base. The base has semi-hidden ball bearings which allow for a 360 degree spin. Included in the commission is an engraving on the front section of the base. Shown here with… Continue Reading

New Colour : Regency Blue

Pictured is our 80cm diameter globe cradled in a handcrafted Walnut base that we call The Brisbane. Floor standing globes spin within an aged brass meridian and the table has deep horizon bands. We also do a 50cm, 65cm and… Continue Reading

Glacial, Blue & Mint Cassini : Albion Desk Globe

Cassini colouring is special as each country is individually shaded to reflect population statistics. You can compare this to the other globes where the shading is around the coast by continent or in the ocean around the coast. Each base… Continue Reading

The Britannia – Regency Blue Floor Standing Globe

This traditional floor standing base holding a 50cm diameter globe. This base differs from the others with the style of the hand turned wooden legs. Featured in this listing is a Regency Blue globe and the base is Cherry. Each… Continue Reading

The Fluted Leg Britannia – Mint Cassini & Glacial Blue

Two examples of the 50cm diameter Britannia floor standing globe. First is Mint Green Cassini and the second Glacial Blue. Two of our most popular colours in this sizing. The globes featured have added personalisation like hand drawn and hand… Continue Reading

Bellerby & Co Globe & Map on Stella di Mare | Fossati Design Bureau

One of our customers has kindly shared photos of their globe and a one-off bespoke map we made for them. These two commissions live aboard the Stella di Mare yacht. Thanks to A&B Photo Design and Fossati Design Bureau. “At… Continue Reading

The Curve : A Modern Base for an 80cm Diameter World Globe

The Curve is a stunning centrepiece, with just a few made each year. The globe sits on three semi-hidden roller bearings which allow a fluid 360 degree spin in a satisfying movement by hand. The 80cm diameter globe is available… Continue Reading

The Fluted Leg Britannia – 50cm (20 inch) Floor Standing Globe

Our new take on our traditional floor standing base – holding a 50cm diameter globe. Inspired by our “fluted” 80cm Galileo. The handcrafted and hand painted globe spins within a hand engraved brass meridian and can be moved to spin… Continue Reading

Favourite : Glacial Blue Mini Desk Globe on Oak Albion Base

One of our favourites – Glacial Blue – seen here on an Oak Albion base. The base here has “invisible” rubber feet. You are welcome to ask for a lighter or darker stain on the wood. Each commision includes 10… Continue Reading

50cm Mint Green + The Walnut Brisbane

Our 50cm (19.6 inch) Floor Standing Globe – a popular combination this is a handcrafted Walnut base and a Mint Green globe. The finish on the globe is matte – with the other option being gloss. And the base is our… Continue Reading

Glacial Blue Cassini – Turtle Themed Mini Globe

A lovely example of personalisation on a 22cm Mini Desk Globe. This was for a lover of turtles! We researched the different habitats and what type of turtles were common in which area – we illustrated and hand painted the… Continue Reading

Glacial Cassini Mini Desk Globe : Oak Base

One of our favourites, the Cassini in a variation that takes the ocean tone from another popular colour – Glacial Blue. The base here is Oak with a light natural stain. The globe featured has added hand drawn and hand… Continue Reading