Gagarin : The 36cm Livingstone Desk Globe

The style of the Livingstone globe is based on a traditional Philips globes from the early twentieth century – but as with all of our globes it features a modern and up to date map that is hand painted to… Continue Reading

The Gagarin :: Limited Edition Mini Desk Globe

Updated entry on the limited run of desk globe showing earth as viewed from space…. which we named The Gagarin! Yuri Alekseyevich Gagarin was a Russian Soviet pilot and cosmonaut. He was the first human to journey into outer space, when his Vostok spacecraft completed an orbit of the Earth on 12 April 1961. Gagarin… Continue Reading

A Brief History of Globe-Makers and Globe-Making

A lovely little film produced by Bookmark for Patek Philippe & Co.‘s website. Interview with owner Peter Bellerby & brief history of globe-makers and globe-making. Bellerby Globemakers are traditional craftsman creating modern handcrafted, hand painted and handmade terrestrial and celestial world globes… Continue Reading

In The Studio With Victorinox :: AW 2016

Bellerby & Co have teamed up with Victorinox on their Autumn Winter 2016 campaign #TheMakers Products featured : Airboss Mechanical Watch Ninety Six Long Sleeved Shirt Handloom Plaid Long Sleeved Shirt Grist T-Shirt Rangerwood 55 Behind the scenes with photographer Tom… Continue Reading

The 50cm Britannia in Ocean Blue

We took some new photos of a custom Ocean Blue Britannia. All of our globes are made bespoke to order so you are not limited to the colours (or bases) you see online. Please email or phone regarding further options… Continue Reading

Zwykłe Życie :: Winter 2015 / 2016

We are in the current issue of Zwykłe Życie. Photographer Kasia Bobula spent the afternoon in the studio with us. See more of her work here The magazine can be purchased in Poland as well as in Berlin and at the… Continue Reading

Freunde von Freunden :: January 2016

FvonF stopped by the studio to interview Peter Bellerby & take a few snaps. Check it out online here –> http://www.freundevonfreunden.com/workplaces/peter-bellerby/?utm_source=Facebook&utm_medium=single_image_2

Photos by Kasia Bobula :: Zwykłe Życie (Poland, Berlin, London), December 2015

We are in the current issue of Zwykłe Życie. Photographer Kasia Bobula spent the afternoon in the studio with us. See more of her work here –> http://www.kasiabobula.com/ The magazine can be purchased in Poland as well as in Berlin and at… Continue Reading

Makers of East London

Bellerby & Co are very excited to be featured in an upcoming book by Hoxton Mini Press, “Makers of East London“. Bike builders, violin makers, ceramicists… East London is the creative hub of one of the world’s most dynamic cities… Continue Reading

Handmade London, Part 2

Last year we took part in Julian Love’s project, Handmade London. “Handmade London showcases some of the capital’s expanding artisan scene. Increasingly disillusioned with the mass-produced goods from far and away places, we are starting to care more about how… Continue Reading

Today In The Studio :: Working on a 80cm Galileo Hand Painted World Globe

The Galileo is based on the design of the famous Blaeu globe, our modern version of the antique masterpiece hosts a up-to-date map with added bespoke cartography, it is available in the traditional Terrestrial model. The 80cm globe will be cradled… Continue Reading

The One Show :: Tuesday, March 17th :: BBC One

We were on the One Show (BBC One) Tuesday March 17th at 7pm. Simon Reeve came to the studio to interview our new apprentice Kirsty on her first day of work. The show / segment is available on iplayer. Link here:: http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0545wv3

In The Studio with The One Show

We spent the day with The One Show & Simon Reeve. The One Show is a topical magazine-style daily television programme broadcast live on BBC One and BBC One HD on weekdays. . It runs every weeknight of the year starting at 7pm – air date for… Continue Reading

Elle Decor, Luxe Christmas Wish List

Very excited to have the Coppa Mini Desk Globe take up a full page in December 2014’s Luxe Christmas Wish List by Elle Decor. The issue is currently available only in stores and is filled with tips and inspiration for the… Continue Reading

Mini Desk Globe : Albion Editions

Our new Mini Desk Globes are paired with beautifully handcrafted bases in London Plane, Zebrano and Bubinga wood. The three Albion editions have a retro feel with small aluminium feet along with the edition number set on a disk within… Continue Reading

In the Studio with Tom Bunning

Check out these beautiful photos taken by London based portrait photographer, Tom Bunning. They are part of his ‘Crafted’ series, a celebration of British craftsmanship. Over the coming months Tom will be travelling around Britain to photograph tailors, dry-stone wallers, blacksmiths, thatchers,… Continue Reading

Illustrated Globe

One of my favourite globes we have made – this bespoke one-of-a-kind ochre Livingstone includes hand drawn illustrations by Stuart Patience.

The Craft and the Makers: Tradition with Attitude

Check out the newly released book, The Craft and the Makers: Tradition with Attitude by Gestalten. The book is a showcase of crafted products created by small manufacturers, including us at Bellerby & Co Globemakers! Craftsmanship is an expression of quality,… Continue Reading

Handmade London

We are very pleased to now be a part of Julian Love’s photography project, Handmade London. See our photo amongst all the other talented artisans HERE. Handmade London showcases some of the capital’s expanding artisan scene. Increasingly disillusioned with the… Continue Reading

Exhibition Week…

Time has flown by at our globemaking studio, is it really 27th September?  If so, in two days time (and I’m sure you’ve all got the date circled in your diary) our exhibition of globes opens at the Royal Geographical Society, and… Continue Reading