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.
Henrietta Inman | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland meets with cook and baker at Wakelyns farm, Henrietta Inman.

5 days ago
In the Studio with Printmaker Angela Harding

We speak to the Rutland-based artist about her process and exclusive advent calendar for TOAST.

8 days ago
Handled with Care | Inside Heritage Knitwear Factory Bonner of Ireland

The family-run business on longevity and staying true to the heritage of hand knits.

15 days ago
In the Studio with Potter Tim Lake

The Wales-based ceramicist balances vigour with quietness in his simple pottery.

25 days ago
Tom of Holland Reimagines Our Shirts with Intricate Embroidery

The Brighton-based repair artist on his collaboration with TOAST.

1 month ago
Plain Goods | Meet the Founders

We speak to Michael DePerno and Andrew Fry about their shop Plain Goods in New Preston, Connecticut.

1 month ago
Woven from Waste | Maria Sigma & Candice Lau

Weaver Maria Sigma and leather worker Candice Lau experiment with remnants and offcuts to create bags designed to last.

1 month ago
Kelsey Rose Dawson | New Makers

Montreal-based ceramicist Kelsey Rose Dawson talks to us about mapping the land through her earthy vessels.

1 month ago
Early Autumn | TOAST Styling Conversations

We share key pieces from our August collection, from lightweight trousers and easy shirts to cocooning sweaters.

2 months ago
Tracing the History of the Clog through Dance and Movement

Considering how wooden shoes are tied to performance around the world, from the Netherlands to Japan.

2 months ago
In the Studio with Botanical Dye Artist Ros Humphries

The Kent-based founder of The Natural Dyeworks on living her true values.

2 months ago
Jodie Metcalfe | New Makers

Durness-based jeweller Jodie Metcalfe talks to us about creating her elemental jewellery.

2 months ago
Corrie Williamson | New Makers

London-based New Maker Corrie Williamson talks to us about creating her serene mobiles.

3 months ago
The Jerkin | Narratives of Place through Thread

Tracing the history of the jerkin through the handwriting of localities and traditions.

3 months ago
Between Seasons | TOAST Styling Conversations

An exploration of pattern mixing and updated workwear.

3 months ago
Graphie Sud | Meet the Founders

Brussels-based Olivia Guyot and Marine Marcy on creating their enchanting, carefully curated store.

4 months ago
Agalis Manessi | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland and Elena Heatherwick meet ceramic artist Agalis Manessi.

5 months ago
The Hidden Life of Trees

For furniture designer Ambrose Vevers, his craft is firmly rooted in the local landscape. 

5 months ago
Twiggy, Ghent | Meet the Founder

The Belgium-based founder Barbara Beernaert on curating timeless outfits.

5 months ago
Aude Arago | New Makers

The dancer-turned-sculptor on creating sculptures imbued with a rhythmic quality.

5 months 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 months ago
Repair & Renewal | A Panel Discussion

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

6 months ago
Summer Silhouettes | TOAST Styling Conversations

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

6 months ago
Julie Gurr | New Makers

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

6 months ago