The Silk Route Globe

We loved the challenge of creating the one of a kind globe for a customer wanting to highlight the Silk Route. Far from a traditional terrestrial globe showing the whole world – this project took over a year to complete.… Continue Reading

The Mini Curve

This Mini Curve features the same innovative roller bearing mechanism as our other desk globes permitting 360 degree rotation in all directions. The base has ‘invisible’ rubber feet and the commission includes a personalised engraved disc. Each globe is made… Continue Reading

Stills from CCTV9 | Beach House Pictures ‘Art of Craft – Paper’

We are part of a five-part series for CCTV9, China’s leading documentary channel. First we see our artists and Peter doing yoga on the rooftop at sunset. Pre-lockdown when this was filmed we did yoga twice a week together. Now… Continue Reading

Glacial Blue Cassini

A recently completed 50cm Albion with an Aluminium base and the colouring is Glacial Cassini. The globe has added hand drawn and hand painted illustrations. Similar colour in the 22cm Mini Desk Globe sizing – seen here with an Oak… Continue Reading

The World of Yachts – July-August 2020

We are in the current issue of The World of Yachts. Article below! www.bellerbyandco.com [email protected]

Bespoke Madagascar Map

We of course specialise in globes but sometimes we get requests for flat maps. This is a map of Madagascar made to the customers wishes with hand drawn and hand painted illustrations. Bellerby & Co Globemakers www.bellerbyandco.com [email protected] for more… Continue Reading

Bespoke Champagne Livingstone with a Blue Ocean| Animal Illustrations

This is a lovely recently completed commission. The colouring is ‘Champagne’ which usually has a peach ocean – mixed with ‘Glacial Blue’ – the base wood is Oak. The globe style is The Livingstone which is 36cm diameter. www.bellerbyandco.com All… Continue Reading

Private Air Magazine : July/August 2020

We are in the current issue of Private Air Magazine > Click to read online << This is our blog > click here to go back to our website > www.bellerbyandco.com Each globe is made bespoke to order, to discuss… Continue Reading

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