Making Our Pottery

All our pottery is made from cream-coloured earthenware – a traditional Staffordshire product which we make in our own factory in Stoke-on-Trent, the home of British pottery. At our factory most of the production work is still done by hand, and all of the pieces are individually hand-decorated, so [...]

Design Principles

Over the last three decades, we’ve remained true to the spirit of that original, inspirational moment: the necessity of getting the thought and design absolutely right. We believe everyday kitchen china sits right at the heart of our lives, and that each cup, bowl, jug, and plate holds our [...]

A Conversation in Design

It all began in 1984, when Emma was working in London soon after leaving university. One day, she was hunting for a birthday present for her Mum. She wanted to give her two cups and saucers that would say ‘I love you. I miss you’. She went into a china shop [...]