TOAST Magazine

Style & Stories

The stories behind our most remarkable pieces and the histories of the colours we use. Interviews with our makers and round-ups of our workshops and events.
Aude Arago | New Makers

The Paris-based dancer-turned sculptor on creating hand-built sculptures.

2 days ago
Reviving and Reinventing | Meet the Artists Behind the TOAST Renewal Auction Pieces

A look at the archive collection and the techniques used to bring new life to each garment.  

5 days ago
Repair & Renewal | A Panel Discussion

A conversation with menders, researchers and designers at the forefront of circular thinking.

16 days ago
Summer Silhouettes | TOAST Styling Conversations

An exploration of cloth pairings, summer trousers and dresses for warm days ahead.

16 days ago
Julie Gurr | New Makers

We profile the first of our 2021 New Makers; the Sussex-based willow weaver.

17 days ago
Mending Matters | TOAST Renewal

The artists employing visible mending techniques to give new life to worn garments. 

24 days ago
Meet the New Makers | Emerging Craft

Introducing the 2021 emerging craftspeople in our annual mentorship programme.

1 month ago
Spring Textures | TOAST Styling Conversations

An exploration of unstructured tailoring and versatile shapes for everyday wear.

1 month ago
Mother Tongue Part Three | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland and Elena Heatherwick look at motherhood and the many forms it can take.

1 month ago
Kerry J. Dean | TOAST Insider

The artist and photographer behind the TOAST Spring/Summer ’21 campaign.

1 month ago
Mother Tongue Part Two | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland and Elena Heatherwick look at motherhood and the many forms it can take.

1 month ago
Mother Tongue | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland and Elena Heatherwick look at motherhood and the many forms it can take.

1 month ago
Hook and Yarn | A Brief History of Crochet

Elizabeth Metcalfe reflects on the rhythmic, meditative craft regaining popularity.

2 months ago
The Painterly Potter | Liz Vidal

Laidback West Country potter Liz Vidal creates heirloom-worthy stoneware ceramics in her tiny studio. 

2 months ago
Author Olivia Sudjic | TOAST Insider

We meet the London-based writer on the release day of her new novel, Asylum Road.

2 months ago
Boo Darlison | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland speaks to specialist oncology nurse Boo Darlison.

3 months ago
Spring Layers | TOAST Styling Conversations

An exploration of layering and outfitting in the first of our new virtual styling series.

3 months ago
A Natural Colour Story with Wax Atelier | Time to Make

We talk to contemporary chandlers Lola Lely and Yesenia Thibault-Picazo of Wax Atelier.

3 months ago
Sharmaine Lovegrove | TOAST Insider

The Berlin-based publisher on her passion for books and highlighting voices often excluded from the publishing mainstream.

6 months ago
The Leach Pottery: 100 Years On

Celebrating a centenary of inspiration and exchange at Leach's St Ives studio, we meet lead potter, Roelof Uys.

6 months ago
Essence + Alchemy | Meet the Founder

Lesley Bramwell of Essence + Alchemy talks to us about natural scent and the energy of plants.

6 months ago
The Pared-back Leatherwork of Kate Sheridan

The East London-based designer on sustaining the rich tradition of leatherwork in the UK.

7 months ago
Sally Williams | TOAST Portraits

Journalist Sally Williams on telling global stories from multiple points of view.

8 months ago
Always Home, A Daughter's Recipes and Stories by Fanny Singer

Fanny Singer captures the essence of growing up as the daughter of revered chef Alice Waters.

8 months ago