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.
In the Studio with Potter Tim Lake

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

8 months ago
Tom of Holland Reimagines Our Shirts with Intricate Embroidery

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

8 months ago
Plain Goods | Meet the Founders

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

8 months 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.

8 months ago
Kelsey Rose Dawson | New Makers

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

9 months ago
Early Autumn | TOAST Styling Conversations

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

9 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.

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

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

10 months ago
Jodie Metcalfe | New Makers

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

10 months ago
Corrie Williamson | New Makers

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

10 months ago
The Jerkin | Narratives of Place through Thread

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

10 months ago
Between Seasons | TOAST Styling Conversations

An exploration of pattern mixing and updated workwear.

11 months ago
Graphie Sud | Meet the Founders

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

11 months ago
Agalis Manessi | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland and Elena Heatherwick meet ceramic artist Agalis Manessi.

1 year ago
The Hidden Life of Trees

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

1 year ago
Twiggy, Ghent | Meet the Founder

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

1 year ago
Aude Arago | New Makers

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

1 year 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.  

1 year ago
Repair & Renewal | A Panel Discussion

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

1 year ago
Summer Silhouettes | TOAST Styling Conversations

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

1 year ago
Julie Gurr | New Makers

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

1 year ago
Mending Matters | TOAST Renewal

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

1 year ago
Meet the New Makers | Emerging Craft

Introducing the 2021 emerging craftspeople in our annual mentorship programme.

1 year ago
Spring Textures | TOAST Styling Conversations

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

1 year ago