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

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

Our Zoom Date with Messy Nessy Chic | & | Interview with Prior | gestalten

We had so much fun getting on to zoom with Vanessa from Messy Nessy Chic and a group of people – all asking questions about globes and maps and making. >> Click here for the article << We were also… 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

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 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

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

Illustrations, Customisation & Personalisation Options + FAQ

Every Bellerby & Co globe is made bespoke to order and can be personalised in endless ways. You are not in any way limited to what you see below – you can specify exactly what you would like (angle, style,… Continue Reading

The Whittaker – Contemporary Floor Standing Globe

For those who like the less traditional. A 50cm or 65cm globe sits on ball bearings so it can be spun 360 degrees in a fluid motion by hand or lifted directly from its base. The base is forged from… Continue Reading

The Albion 800 : Gagarin

Our ever popular Albion desk globe in now available in 22cm, 36cm, 50cm, 65cm, 80cm and 127cm. As with all of our Albion bases, this globe features an innovative roller bearing mechanism permitting 360 degree movement in all directions. The… Continue Reading

The Cobalt Livingstone

Shown here with the handcrafted base in Cherry wood. Alternative options are Walnut or Oak in a variety of stains / finishes. The globe itself can also have a matte or satin finish. The globe spins at an axis –… Continue Reading

The Gagarin : Examples in 22cm – 127cm diameter

The Gagarin can be ordered on globes in sizes 22cm, 36cm, 50cm, 65cm, 80cm and 127cm diameter. On both traditional bases and modern – and with a gloss or matte finish depending on the style of base. In the first… Continue Reading

Bespoke Historic Map | 80cm Floor Standing Globe

A commission for a historic map. Colour here is Mint Green. Size is 80cm diameter. Base is Walnut. In addition to the whole map being bespoke – the globe has added personalisation of hand drawn and hand painted illustrations and an… Continue Reading

Coppa Albion – Gagarin & Mint Green 22cm Globe

Perhaps the most impressive in the 22cm Desk Globe collection. Hand-cast and hand-polished solid Copper – this base will age beautifully as the copper slowly darkens. Shipped with Renaissance Wax – you can polish it back brand new any time. This… Continue Reading

Turquoise Albion 360

Our 36cm diameter Albion  which features the same innovative roller bearing mechanism as our Mini Desk Globes permitting 360 degree movement in all directions. Any colour globe can be paired with a handcrafted Oak, London Plane, Walnut or Cherry wood base.… Continue Reading

Albion 500 : Aquamarine

Our ever popular Albion desk globe in now available in 22cm, 36cm, 50cm, 65cm, 80cm and 127cm. As with all of our Albion bases, this globe features an innovative roller bearing mechanism permitting 360 degree movement in all directions.   Every… Continue Reading