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PIONEERS: Meet the legends of vintage 4x4 restoration…

Jun 21

PIONEERS: Meet the legends of vintage 4x4 restoration…

PIONEERS: Meet the legends of vintage 4x4 restoration… It’s not very often you meet a company that epitomises your own values and ethos by continuing to pioneer methods that combine new technologies with age old craftsmanship. We are huge fans of the International harvester motor company and in particular theirRead more...

Abstracts - Bill Farrelly

&SONS Abstracts artisan makers Oct 20

Abstracts - Bill Farrelly

 Bill Farrelly (@staychillbill) only started sewing a few years ago, but now he works full time out of his living room in Redondo Beach, California, creating custom chain-stitched patchwork for Hollywood’s most fashionable performers, including Greta Van Fleet, Post Malone, and Orville Peck.When we asked the 30-year-old artist to be partRead more...

&SONS Field Guide - An Extension of Self

artisan makers May 20

&SONS Field Guide - An Extension of Self

Acceptance of self is a stage of life that everyone should pass through, but not everyone does. Some of the most “wildly successful” people I know have absolutely no clue who they are, no understanding of what they believe, and no notion of how to express themselves, and I sympathiseRead more...

Field Guide - Working from home with our Founder, Phil James

artisan makers Raw Denim Selvedge Denim Apr 20

Field Guide - Working from home with our Founder, Phil James

Fate seems to have played its part there as I have spent more sustained quality time with my family now than ever before and I can honestly say it has been a special time for me just to ‘be there’ for them. I have two sons, Cooper (14) and JacksonRead more...

&SONS PIONEERS - Signs of the times, Wooden Pins Sign Writers

&SONS artisan makers pioneers Dec 18

&SONS PIONEERS - Signs of the times, Wooden Pins Sign Writers

Wooden Pins are a team of British sign writers who use traditional techniques to create beautiful signs and murals for their clients, including shops, bars, restaurants and many other private businesses.  Chris wears the Union Overalls, Fisherman Hat and Elder Grandad Top Chris wears the Union Overalls, Fisherman Hat and Elder GrandadRead more...