As a company our focus – and most of the globes we make – are “bespoke to order”. This means the customer is choosing the size, style of base, globe colouring and has the option to add personalisation. As you… Continue Reading
The Curve is a stunning centrepiece, with just a few made each year. The globe sits on three semi-hidden roller bearings which allow a fluid 360 degree spin in a satisfying movement by hand. The 80cm diameter globe is available… Continue Reading
We will be making a limited collection of 36cm (14″) ‘Quick Delivery Options’ available each year. These globes can not have personalisation on the globe itself but do have a space for an engraving in the base. The map is… Continue Reading
Last night we attended the live auction at Sothebys and happy to report that the Egg Globe raised $25,000. All money benefits The Elephant Family which protects the Asian elephant & Studio in a School which places artists in schools in New York.… Continue Reading
As The Big Egg Hunt comes to a close we are happy to be in New York for the final auction and goodbye! News comes Wednesday as to how much was raised! After the long process it is time to take… Continue Reading
As The Big Egg Hunt heads in to its third day it seems our Egg Globe has finally been discovered by the top hunt competitors. For anyone still looking…. our Egg is “warm” meaning it is indoors. And we have a… Continue Reading
The Big Egg Hunt has officially kicked off and our Globe Egg is in hiding waiting to be found! We are in the Soho and Hudson Square area. Be sure and send us a photo if you spot it! A lot… Continue Reading
We are in the Wall Street Journal today! The Big Egg Hunt starts tomorrow! Waahhay!
Check us out in Departures Magazine or online HERE. We will be there for the Sotheby’s auction on April 26th when all of the egg with be auctioned off to benefit two charities: The Elephant Family, which works to protect… 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
Last night our fabulous handmade one-of-a-kind Egg Globe attended the Fabergé Big Egg Hunt Cocktail Countdown in New York City. Celebs who kindly posed her included; Joan Rivers, Ruth Powys, Princess Eugenie with Mark Shand, Agnes Gund with Eugenie and Carolina Herrera and in… Continue Reading