This week we’re celebrating London Design Festival and we are the busiest of all the bees! We’re going to be here, there and everywhere launching new collections and celebrating the completion of exciting projects. We hope you’re celebrating London Design Festival too and to make sure we get to see you at some point we’ve […]Continue Reading


We’re incredibly excited to launch a new, Scorched Shake Cabinet in The New Craftsmen’s beautiful Mayfair store in September, during London Design Festival. The cabinet is an exclusive adaptation of the Shake Cabinet we launched earlier this year with the Chestnut and Ash collection, in collaboration with Benchmark, at Clerkenwell Design Week. We’ve been experimenting with the […]Continue Reading


Sebastian Cox launches Underwood, a new collection of pieces designed to use even more of the hazel trees he coppices and drive home the value and beauty of British timber. Sebastian Cox Furniture is known for our passion for sustainability and traditional craftsmanship and we’ve created Underwood from the material, usually considered excess or waste, […]Continue Reading


We love traditional ways of working with wood and we have a new technique and a new collection to add to our repertoire, especially for The New Craftsmen who showcase and sell craftsmanship from across the British Isles. After being introduced by the National Coppice Federation we have spent the last six months working with […]Continue Reading


We need your votes Earlier this year we worked together with Benchmark to develop the Chestnut and Ash collection, to reignite craftsmanship and reveal new and innovative uses for coppiced timber. We are delighted to discover that the cabinet and sideboard from this collection have been shortlisted for an Elle Decoration British Design Award, in […]Continue Reading


Earlier this year we told you we had something up our sleeves, in collaboration with Out of the Dark. We may have been coy then but now we’re able to share all the juicy details. I’m sure you’ll have heard of Out Of The Dark. If not, I think you would like to know about them. […]Continue Reading


The thing I’ve always wanted… A few months ago I was invited to lunch at the Carpenter’s Hall along with 9 other emerging designers, and 10 masters of the design world. I was paired up with Sir Terence Conran, and told that I would be designing and making a piece of furniture for him under […]Continue Reading


We love wood. Really. British hardwoods in particular. We love our underestimated, British hardwoods so much that everything we make is designed with them in mind and this year we made one piece of furniture that is designed to show off how diverse, beautiful and useful British hardwoods really are. You might have seen us […]Continue Reading


I’ve teamed up with the UK’s most respected furniture manufacturers, Benchmark, to explore coppiced and thinned wood in a greater detail. They will be launching on Benchmark’s ’30 years of making’ exhibition stand at Clerkenwell Design Week 20-22nd May 2014. In this range we’ve harnessed sustainable crops of coppiced chestnut, well-managed ash and the ancient skill […]Continue Reading


As you may know, at Sebastian Cox Furniture, encouraging discussion around environmental sustainability and woodland management is an important part of what we do. Our favourite way to do this is by taking people to the woods. Armed with nothing more than a billhook or bow saw, we invite people to work alongside Sebastian to […]Continue Reading