Category Archives: Bespoke details

Blending in with style.

Blending into the background with a colour coordinated velvet flock covered hat rest.

Blending into the background with a colour coordinated velvet flock covered hat rest.

Blending in with style.

Amongst its various options, the Hatstand Valet comes with a black velvet covered hat rest. As good as it looks sometimes you just want to add something just to make it your own. Etched messages or initials can let the whole world know who’s valet it is but if it’s going into a room with a very definite look, fitting in is sometimes the key. Continue reading

Orange velvet Hatstand Gentleman's Valet

For gents not afraid of a little colour

For gents not afraid of a little colour. Velvet flock hat rests have been available since I first launched the valets. Up till now they’ve been discreetly offered in black with colour just quietly mentioned as a bespoke option. A recent order made me wake up my ideas about the velvet flock covered balls. Continue reading

Bespoke details… colour matching.

Over the last few months we’ve made a few bespoke Gentleman’s Retainer valets which particularly featured colour matching. Because the retainer doesn’t involve any moving parts like the valets with the wooden screw thread. It can be available in a wider range of timbers and finishes. Continue reading

Bespoke details… Etching

Bespoke details… Etching
This is one of my a recent bespoke commissions. The client wanted the valet colour matched to other furniture in their bedroom. As it was an anniversary gift she also wanted her husband’s initials and their wedding anniversary etched. Etching is done by laser so there’s a good range of fonts available. You might even be able to add that tattoo you were afraid to have yourself. Continue reading