The Curve | 80cm diameter Floor Standing | London Plane Wood | Glacial Blue Globe | Modern Design

The 80cm diameter Curve is a stunning centrepiece, with just a few handcrafted each year. This recently completed globe has it’s base in locally sourced London Plane Wood and the globe is Glacial Blue colouring. The globe sits on three… Continue Reading

How shrapnel from WWII got into our Bases | London Plane Wood

We offer many of our bases in locally sourced London Plane wood. Each piece has been hand selected by Peter Bellerby and has a known story which is pretty special. We recommend staining it quite dark as pictured, but the… Continue Reading

Prussian Blue | 65cm Floor Standing Globe | Brisbane Walnut | Matte Finish

This is a recently completed globe – the style of base gives a sleek modern feel paired with the colouring having a matte finish. The globe sits in a solid brass hand engraved meridian in which it can be moved… Continue Reading

Bespoke Solid Brass Base & Antique Sepia Map

A handcrafted 80cm world globe – with an antique map painted in sepia tones with touches of gold. The base is bespoke – solid brass and handcrafted. The globe sits within a solid brass and hand engraved meridian. The meridian… Continue Reading

Wall Street Journal Magazine “The Six Best-Designed Items of May”

We were in this weekends Wall Street Journal Magazine. The article is “The Six Best-Designed Items of May” and shown in our Mint Green 36cm Diameter globe. This can be paired with a Albion base for 360 degree movement or… Continue Reading

Marine Blue 80cm Galileo | Brisbane Base in Walnut

A 80cm Floor Standing Globe. The style is the Brisbane – and the wood is Walnut. Option of Oak. The Globe is Marine Blue. This is a warm blue ocean that gets lighter as it nears the coast. The land… Continue Reading

The Churchill : Prussian Blue & Gagarin

Two of the most recently completed 127cm (50 inch) Churchill globes. These globes are on bases in which they can be spun 360 degrees in a fluid motion by hand. The first is in Prussian Blue with a London Plane… Continue Reading

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

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

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

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

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

The Moon Globe | Colour Option 2

Introducing colour option #2 for the Moon Globe! (click for colour 1) Available with other colour options and with any base. The Moon Globe can also be customised and personalised just like our Celestial & Terrestrial globes. Examples at the… Continue Reading

Cool Blue 65cm Floor Standing Globe

Just sent on its way to Zimbabwe! A Cool Blue 65cm floor standing globe. The style is called Straight Leg – the wood here is Walnut – the globe is Cool Blue and the finish to the globe is matte.… Continue Reading

How to Spend it – Italia – December 2019

We are in this months How to Spend it – Italy Featuring the Whittaker base – seen here with a Glacial Blue globe. This base is available in 50cm, 65cm or 80cm diameter. This base can be seen here too… Continue Reading

WATCH : Condé Nast Traveller

“Far from being made redundant by the era of digital navigation, the craft of map-making is having a renaissance. In the leafy East London neighbourhood of Stoke Newington, cartographers Bellerby & Co make 800 globes by hand every year for buyers embracing this old-school revival.”… Continue Reading

The Moon Globe

Introducing colour option #1 for the Moon Globe. Available with other colour options and with any base. The Moon Globe can also be customised and personalised just like our Celestial & Terrestrial globes. Shown here with The Luminom – a… Continue Reading

Sea Green 36cm Desk Globe – Wilkinson Base

Slight variation on our 36cm Albion desk globe. Colouring here is called Sea Green – a ocean-shaded colour meaning the land is kept quite simple and ocean gets darker as it nears the coast. The ocean has many layers of… Continue Reading