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.
Studio Kettle | Time to Make

Alex Jones creates practical bags and hats inspired by fisherman styles in his Yorkshire studio.

7 months ago
Repair & Revive | Three Sashiko Mending Stories

We trace the narratives behind a selection of pieces mended through our free repair service, TOAST Renewal.

8 months ago
Mariah Nielson | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland meets with the design consultant and daughter of celebrated sculptor JB Blunk.

8 months ago
Geetie Singh-Watson | TOAST Insider

The ethical entrepreneur on preserving and reinvigorating The Bull Inn, Totnes.

8 months ago
In the Studio with Molesworth & Bird

We speak to Melanie Molesworth and Julia Bird about their seaweed design company, which is based between Lyme Regis and Cornwall.

9 months ago
Learning to Patchwork in Gee’s Bend, Alabama

An extract from author Victoria Finlay’s latest book, Fabric.

9 months ago
Elemental Compositions | Our Spring Summer Collection

This season we look to artists and makers creating dynamic objects using materials close to hand.

9 months ago
In the Studio with Potter Grace McCarthy

We speak to the east London-based potter about the process behind her artistic everyday pieces.

9 months ago
Repair & Revive | Three Knitwear Mending Stories

We trace the narratives behind a selection of pieces mended by our TOAST Renewal repair specialists.

11 months ago
Nitty Gritty | A Future-Facing Shop in Stockholm

We talk to owner Marcus Söderlind and Head Womenswear Buyer Nina Wiik about their creative vision.

11 months ago
In the Studio with Printmaker Philippa Thomas

We talk to the artist about working in between Bristol and Skye and her exclusive cards for TOAST.

11 months ago
Labour and Wait | Meet the Founders

Simon Watkins and Rachel Wythe-Moran on sourcing their timeless household collections.

1 year ago
Henrietta Inman | TOAST Portraits

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

1 year ago
In the Studio with Printmaker Angela Harding

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

1 year 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.

1 year ago
In the Studio with Potter Tim Lake

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

1 year ago
Tom of Holland Reimagines Our Shirts with Intricate Embroidery

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

1 year ago
Plain Goods | Meet the Founders

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

1 year 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 year ago
Kelsey Rose Dawson | New Makers

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

1 year ago
Early Autumn | TOAST Styling Conversations

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

1 year 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.

1 year ago
In the Studio with Botanical Dye Artist Ros Humphries

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

1 year ago
Jodie Metcalfe | New Makers

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

1 year ago