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
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
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.
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
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
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!
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
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
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
Photos by the amazing Clarisse D’Arcimoles – Jon and Isis pulling a Sunday shift –
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.
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
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.
Be sure to check us out in the Christopher Ward, Spring 2014 Magazine.
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