We Love :: Watercolour Maps & Architectural Illustrations by Anne E. McGraw

     Anne E (Summit Ridge Studio) keeps catching our eye, her love of maps shines through on every work of art she creates. She studied architecture and you can see the precision is each print. In a world of… Continue Reading

Introducing… The Celestial Livingstone

  The Celestial Livingstone depicts the stunning night sky and all 88 constellations, drawn up by a local London illustrator and meticulously hand painted in our studio. The design is inspired by the traditional Philips globes from the early twentieth century. The… Continue Reading

On The Horizon

Jon laying down the horizon for the handmade globe stand, which is crafted using reclaimed oak and cherry wood. The Britannia was the first in the Bellerby & Co. collection, and is a beautiful, freestanding globe; offering a fine spin with our… Continue Reading

This Week in…. Instagram

1. Daniela and her new Mini Desk Globe “Terra”, 2. The Mini Desk Globe in Peters home, 3. Isis working on a Curve for Harrods, 4. The new Mini Celestial Globe. Follow us @globemakers.

This Week In Instagram

  

Birthday Globe

Two nice things happened on Sunday. One…. the sun came out and we were able to catch a tan on Church Street with a nice glass of wine. Two… a lovely family surprised the man of the house with a… Continue Reading

Celestial Globe

This week we say goodbye to the beautiful celestial globe we have been working on for the past few months. The design itself has been YEARS in the making so it is great to see the finished product. The lovely… Continue Reading

Weekend Magazin Deluxe

It’s tough to compete with Megan Fox but here we are in a Swiss-Austrian weekend deluxe magazine about fashion and design. Translations are as always welcome!

Global Picks :: World Book Day

In honour of World Book Day… here are our top picks for 2014. 1. On The Map : Why The World Looks The Way It Does From the early sketches of philosophers and explorers through to Google Maps and beyond,… Continue Reading

Der Weltkugelmacher

For our German-speaking friends – be sure and watch us on TM Wissen – a beautifully shot short documentary that recently aired on Servus TV. Ganz schön mutig ist der britische Geograf Peter Bellerby: In Zeiten von Google Earth und… Continue Reading

Bellerby & Co at Home in Africa

Today we are excited to see photos come through of our Churchill‘s safe arrival at it’s new home in Africa. He has been given pride of place in the grand Billiards Room. Sirai House is found in the Laikipia region… Continue Reading

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Photos by Clarisse D’Arcimoles

Photos by the amazing Clarisse D’Arcimoles – Jon and Isis pulling a Sunday shift –        

A Visit To Our Lovely Woodturners

As we pride ourselves on every bit of our globes being handmade – of course that includes the wood bases and stands. Here is a little look into the fabulous woodturners studio.   

Press Roundup

The New Zealand Herald – Viva :: At Home <left> Haute Living :: Haute Hunt <right> The Bespoke Gentleman :: The Globemakers <left> Core 77 :: Paper-Covered Balls That Will Leave you Breathless <left> “Globes – an unusual topic for The Bespoke Gent?  Probably, but… Continue Reading

Exactly why we made an ‘upside-down globe’

Or shall we say… ‘right-side up globe’ – We suggest everyone gives How the north ended up on top of the map a read today! It provides a insightful reminder / explanation / cartographic history of what is up.

The World In Their Hands

Be sure to check us out in the Christopher Ward, Spring 2014 Magazine.    

World of Wanderlust

Brooke Saward from World of Wanderlust came by to check out the studio. Read about her visit and her other adventures around the world here. “Purchasing a globe is in some ways a right of passage, an appreciation for the… Continue Reading

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