Retail Experience

Retail Experience

A window to design inspiration.

Neighbouring Edinburgh’s Insta-famous Circus Lane, our award winning retail experience occupies two levels of a Georgian townhouse in leafy Stockbridge. Unfolding into six rooms, each is individually designed to display an eclectic mix of styles and influences curated by our ten strong retail and design team. 

Sourcing globally from the forefront of international design, our constantly evolving collections spotlight unique designers, limited editions and one off pieces across furniture, lighting and homeware accessories. We search for suppliers that are tastemakers rather than followers, specialising in statement conversation pieces, incredible craftsmanship and elegant gifts for the home.

A tactile, immersive experience that cannot be replicated online.

Approachable and knowledgable, our showroom team look forward to welcoming you soon.  

Find us

8 North West Circus Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6ST

0131 247 8010  | Open Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 5:30pm

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Retail Experience

A window to design inspiration.

Neighbouring Edinburgh’s Insta-famous Circus Lane, our award winning retail experience occupies two levels of a Georgian townhouse in leafy Stockbridge. Unfolding into six rooms, each is individually designed to display an eclectic mix of styles and influences curated by our ten strong retail and design team. 

Sourcing globally from the forefront of international design, our constantly evolving collections spotlight unique designers, limited editions and one off pieces across furniture, lighting and homeware accessories. We search for suppliers that are tastemakers rather than followers, specialising in statement conversation pieces, incredible craftsmanship and elegant gifts for the home.

A tactile, immersive experience that cannot be replicated online.

Approachable and knowledgable, our showroom team look forward to welcoming you soon.  

Find us

8 North West Circus Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6ST

0131 247 8010  | Open Tuesday to Saturday 10am - 5:30pm

 

A spotlight on our featured designers… 

A taste of Chelsea’s Kings Road right here to Edinburgh.

William Yeoward is one of London’s leading creative forces. Sophisticated, elegant and highly individual, the brand enjoys an enviable reputation for innovation and faultless quality in concept, design and execution.

Traditionally inspired pieces with a twist; Yeoward offers an expansive range of stories, styles, shapes and finishes that are current, considered and completely vital.

Over the years we have adored using these exquisite pieces for interior schemes, and are delighted to now feature a dedicated room in our showroom to his unique designs.  

Known for:
• Beautiful tables
• Stunning woodwork and signature marquetry
• Charming patterns and whimsical details, such as the famous polka dot drawers
• The most comfortable sofas
• Hand blown art glass and curious objects
• British design

Julian Chichester is an individualist whose creative inspiration comes from classic English furniture-making, coupled with an admiration for innovation.

As a manufacturer, the company has an enviable reputation for quality craftsmanship and original design, but the decoration, detail and unusual finishes are what set them apart from the crowd.

This is furniture with personality. Must-have classics mix with new designs to look amazing in any contemporary space and equally as covetous alongside traditional pieces. It’s time to bring style to life.

The skill of mixing different textures and materials on individual pieces of furniture gives depth and dimension to their designs. The development of faux finishes has allowed them to colour and reinterpret classic concepts for a contemporary market, preserving the authentic look and application without putting pressure onto limited natural resources.

Known for:
• Big scale furniture, we especially love their cabinets
• Interesting upholstery shapes
• Specialist finishes, such as verre eglomise, faux shagreen, vellum and parchment, gesso, brass, cerused oak, nickel plated brass and fine saddle stitched leather wrapping
• Statement lighting and unusual mirrors
• Bespoke design and customisation available
• British design

"We can only do what we do because everyone goes the extra mile to deliver the quality and care that we are known for."

In the 1950’s John Sankey founded an upholstery business, famous for its quality and comfort, based in the heartland of British upholstery; Long Eaton in Derbyshire. With a sense of pride in every skill in the workshop and in each other, Sankey are self-confessed perfectionists in furniture making.

Their designs draw on historical shapes designed for contemporary living. Devoted to achieving the best possible comfort and style to suit real people and stand up to the trials of everyday life.

All John Sankey furniture is made to order, and fully customisable. Alongside an extensive range of fabrics, we can also design a truly unique piece created from the fabrics available in our resource library – go as wild as you dare.

We are proud to display our favourite models in the showroom, using fabrics selected by our expert interior designers. Current favourite is the burnt orange velvet Wolsley with contrast blue piping.  

Known for:
• Incredibly comfortable sofas, chairs and ottomans
• Years of quality manufacturing, craftsmanship and knowledge
• Interesting upholstery shapes
• Bespoke design and customisation available
• British design

Charlotte James has been manufacturing luxury furniture right here in Edinburgh since 2003. They work exclusively with interior designers throughout the UK and internationally. Synonymous with quality craftsmanship, their products can be spotted in a wide range of projects, spanning boutique hotels and private residences, to 5* resorts and restaurants.

All Charlotte James furniture is manufactured under one roof at the Edinburgh-based workshop. Each piece of furniture is overseen by a nominated craftsman from the ever-expanding team of skilled upholsterers, sewers, polishers and cabinet makers.

Their ethos is focused on producing high quality, beautifully designed and wonderfully comfortable furniture.

For many years, we have thoroughly enjoyed collaborating on bespoke pieces for design projects and are delighted to now bring some of our favourite models to the showroom.

Current star of the show is the Leo sofa, upholstered in a bold black and white fabric by Pierre Frey selected by our very own Jo Aynsley. 

Known for:
• Clean lines and timeless design
• Incredibly comfortable sofas, armchairs and ottomans
• Fantastic range of cabinetry, tables and dining chairs
• Statement headboards
• Years of quality manufacturing, craftsmanship and knowledge
• Bespoke design and customisation available
• British design – made in Edinburgh

Emma J Shipley is a graphic artist specialising in fine drawing, luxury scarves and cushions; taking inspiration from myths, legends and the unique beauty of the natural world.

Winner of the Emerging Brand prize at the WGSN Global Fashion Awards and the Newcomer Award at the UK Fashion & Textile Awards, Emma’s designs embrace irregular patterns, bold colours and botanical illustrations.

Each design is drawn by hand in pencil, fusing highly skilled draftsmanship with a subversive imagination; capturing nature’s unpredictable beauty.

Always on the hunt for rising stars in the world of design, we were excited to bring Emma’s beautiful cushions to Scotland. Now stocked in some of the world’s best, including Liberty and Fortnum’s in London.

Known for:
• Beautiful cushions
• Intricate hand drawn designs and whimsical unexpected details
• Unusual colour combinations
• Luxurious fabrics
• British design

Sophisticated design with a purpose.

Meet Sophie Dunster, the talented London based designer, the general brains behind the brand, and the true embodiment of what it means to be Gung Ho. The ethical brand is on a mission to create fashion that means more. 

Born out of an ambition to push boundaries in sustainable fashion, her collections are not just handmade locally using sustainable fabrics, but they also weave more meaning into the prints by illustrating particular environmental issues.

Each collection is centred on a cause, or 'Talking Point', with current focus on the importance of insects and the impact of pesticides.

We are buzzing to showcase her range of embroidered cushions in our Stockbridge showroom, plus a bespoke armchair - a collaboration between Sophie and Jeffreys Interiors.

Known for:
• Beautiful embroidery
• Ethical design
• Sumptuous fabrics
• Luxurious fabrics
• British design

Drawing on almost half a century of expertise and craftsmanship, Heathfield & Co offer some of the finest decorative lighting in the UK. Working with some of the world’s leading interior designers on their most prestigious projects around the globe, from the finest luxury hotels to some of the standout residential properties being built today.

Designed to enhance and enrich any interior scheme, their Signature lighting collection showcases the highest standards in quality and design. Heathfield have also released fabulous collaborations with Zoffany and Brendan Wong.

Perfect for adding drama to any scheme, Heathfield favour jewel tones and luxurious materials that sit particularly well in a sultry setting.

Known for:
• Dramatic lighting
• Statement chandeliers
• Big scale table lamps
• Exquisite shades
• Sculptural lines and striking dimensions
• Bespoke design and customisation available
• British design

From their London studio, Santorus inject flamboyant imagery with hedonistic indulgence to create wild and exuberant collections of bold fashion, interiors and lifestyle accessories.

Created by two generations of the Santoro family, their unique Italian-Indian culture combines an appreciation of expert craftsmanship and historic grandeur with a twist of exotic vibrancy, a nudge of London attitude and wink of surrealist humour. Creativity is their philosophy for life.

We love using their vibrant cushions to elevate a scheme, getting lost in the jungle of extraordinary flora and strange wildlife featured in their design motifs.

Known for:
• Beautiful cushions
• Complex designs and intricate patterns
• Exotic colour palettes
• Sumptuous velvets
• British design

The deluxe of past and present.

Spotted during a visit to Paris in January, we fell in love with the Rug Society’s bold designs.

Working with a specialised team they aim to bring the history and culture of tapestry to a current design environment. Hand tufted in Portugal using glorious silk and wool, the rugs are works of art in their own right.

We have selected some of our favourites for the showroom, but there is an extensive collection of design available. All fully customisable to perfectly complement your home.

Known for;

• Statement rugs
• Bold designs and interesting textures
• Rich colour palettes
• Bespoke design and customisation available
• Made in Portugal

 
Retail ExperienceMary Philip