Valet de chambre, valet stand

Valet no.9

Valet no.9 is the first of two new valets I’m introducing this year. It’s a slight change in direction from some of my other valets. Function is every bit as important as always. But instead of demanding attention like some of the valets the look of this one is simple and modern. To co-ordinate with a wider range of homes, hotels and offices. 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

Plan your next trip with a globe hatstand valet

The continuing daily social whirl

The continuing daily social whirl of promoting the valets continues. It’s very spontaneous, I don’t know from one day to the next what I’m going to post. At best I might have posts ready a day or two in advance but it’s more likely to be a last minute rush to get it ready for the lunch time deadline. Continue reading

Red Hatstand Valet

The daily social whirl of valet making.

The daily social whirl of valet making. A few months ago I decided to rethink my social media efforts. I’m now posting one photo a day on instagram etc, most days of the week. With only my cut out valet images, self taught photoshop and the internet I’m trying to get across a mixture of style and quality.

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New Gentleman's Retainer Suit Stand

The new shape Gentleman’s Retainer

The new shape Gentleman’s Retainer
This is the new shape Gentleman’s Retainer introduced at Maison&Objet in Paris in January’16. It’s a more interesting, angular and masculine shape. But like all the valets it’s still a very tactile piece of furniture. Continue reading