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.
The Pared-back Leatherwork of Kate Sheridan

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

8 months ago
Sally Williams | TOAST Portraits

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

9 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.

9 months ago
Polly Yates | New Makers

The Chicago-based ceramic artist on hand-building unconventional forms.

9 months ago
A Walk in the Marshes | Lucy Rutter Pottery

Inside the Kent studio of ceramicist Lucy Rutter.

10 months ago
Shapes of the Sea | Emily Nixon Jewellery

On a ragged Cornish stretch of shore is where jeweller Emily Nixon collects her materials.

10 months ago
John Hollington | New Makers

The story of engineer-turned-designer John Hollington.

11 months ago
Jones Arnhem | Meet the Founder

The Netherlands-based founder Judith Ter Haar on curating for timeless appeal.

11 months ago
A Life's Work in Wool with Shetlander Oliver Henry

The islander talks to Lindsay Sekulowicz about his work with TOAST yarn suppliers Jamieson & Smith.

11 months ago
Marianna Leivaditaki | TOAST Portraits

The head chef at Morito Hackney on her new book,

11 months ago
Capturing the Golden Light of Gassin in Isolation

A campaign for TOAST made by Matzo & Matzo in the South of France.

11 months ago
Ambrose Vevers | New Makers

We profile Devon-based woodworker Ambrose Vevers.

1 year ago
Seeds of Knowledge | Wilder Botanics

We talk to the husband and wife team behind Wilder Botanics.

1 year ago
Daily Observations | Notes from The New Makers

The New Makers, past and present, share their thoughts on life over the past two months

1 year ago
A Brief History of The Fan

From Tutankhamun to Caravaggio.

1 year ago
Popalini & Jezando | New Makers

We profile the first of this years New Makers, ceramicists Pop & Jez.

1 year ago
Wonki Ware | The Story Behind The Pottery

We talk to the founder of South African ceramic studio Wonki Ware.

1 year ago
Nina Mingya Powles | TOAST Portraits

We discuss poetry, dumplings and Nina's Chinese roots.

1 year ago
Bee Hotels with Geoffrey Fisher | Time to Make

The first guide in our new series on making.

1 year ago
An Inspiring Woman

For Mothering Sunday, we are celebrating the inspiring women in our lives.

1 year ago
In the Studio with Artist Lucy Aug

Taking inspiration from wildflowers and hedgerows.

1 year ago
Graham St. Styling | Richmond

The mother & daughter team style our latest collection.

1 year ago
Blackhorse Lane Ateliers | Craft Denim

We meet the founder behind this London factory.

1 year ago
Francli Craftwear | A Cornish Studio

We speak to Ali Goodman about the inspirations behind her designs.

1 year ago