New Lease of Life for Lloyd Loom

New look for the Lloyd Loom from Limehouse With a fresh lick of paint this Lloyd Loom cane seat has been given a new lease of life. The chosen shade of aqua blue is both contemporary and in keeping with the style of chair. The original seat cover remains intact beneath the new seat cover,…

Lloyd Loom from Limehouse

Lloyd Loom – Limehouse This incredible Lloyd Loom cane seat was left behind by previous tennants in an empty work space in Limehouse. Made in the UK under license from Lloyd Loom by the William Lusty and Sons Company, these pieces were hugely popular mid-century. Now bright gloss blue, the original gold finish remains evident on the undercarriage, where…

Eames Chair from Tulse Hill Launderette

Eames Chair – Tulse Hill This unwanted Eames moulded plastic chair proved a lucky find at a launderette in Tulse Hill, South West London, many years ago. It is time to refresh and restore for this lovely piece and with original blue corduroy upholstery and bracket metal legs it remains in relatively good condition and it will be an interesting…

Cane Bedroom Chair Unearthed in East Sheen

Bedroom Chair – East Sheen Rescued in East Sheen (and then strapped to a rucksack and shuttled home on the back of a bike!), this short-legged mid-century bedroom chair with sheet cane seat and back, has been stripped in the past and spent a goodly amount of time in a warm interior. The wood was thirsty…