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    ‘Manna from Denim’,

    9th
    February 2015

    This is just one of Damian Foxe’s beautifully photographed and art directed images in the current FT ‘how to spend it’ magazine.  Featuring LASSCO’s reclaimed pine tables with tapered legs & other selected pieces. For more information or to place an order please email: [email protected] or call 020 7501 7780. See the full article: http://howtospendit.ft.com/style/75851-denim-fashion     ...

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    Save Spiegelhalter’s!

    3rd
    February 2015
    Posted in: LASSCO News, News

    Adrian Amos, LASSCO Chairman writes: “One of my earliest memories was being shown Spiegelhalter’s by my father, Sid Amos, in the mid 1950s. He pointed it out as a ‘sod you’ phenomenon – the ‘independent trader’ against the powerful and corporate – hubris with built-in nemesis. Spiegelhalter’s was dear to the heart of every small businessman in ...

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    The Return of Honest Grapes Wine Tasting

    28th
    January 2015
    Posted in: News

    Following the success of  their Autumn wine tasting event, Honest Grapes return to The Cellars at Brunswick House. Taste brand new listings from Burgundy and South America, accompanied by nibbles from the Brunswick House kitchens Information here: /www.honestgrapes.co.uk/events

  • Read More Distillery Pine Boards at LASSCO Ropewalk

    The Gin Craze,

    26th
    January 2015

    In keeping with the current gin craze LASSCO has just taken delivery of over 200 sq m of wide reclaimed pine from a Scottish gin distillery. More sobering but no less exciting newly arrived stock is this Pitch Pine Strip, reclaimed from a school in Hertfordshire with an amazing natural patina. Ready to be laid, (does not ...

  • Read More The Icon Cabinet, from Kensington Palace

    Cabinets of Curiosity – and size.

    22nd
    January 2015

    We’re delighted to receive pictures of the “Captain Cook Cabinet” that we salvaged in the summer (2014) at The Pitt Rivers Museum in Oxford, now installed at its new home in Berlin. The mahogany monster – it is 7metres long (23ft) – had sat for over a century in the prime spot on the first floor mezzanine at ...

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    Shining the Way: Top three vintage lighting styles for 2015

    9th
    January 2015
    Posted in: LASSCO Ropewalk, News

    Here’s three vintage lighting styles you’re likely to see more of in 2015…   1. Opaline Pendant Lights  French chateau featuring antique oak table, distressed leather sofa (via French By Design) Opaline pendants available here Dimly lit Opaline Pendants illuminated Parisian cafes and bistros at the turn of the century. And the soft, ambient light ...

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    Textiles at Ropewalk,

    5th
    January 2015

      Our textile department  has grown like topsy since its inception last year.   The list of stock now extends to include not just the curtains, lace panels, cushions, braid, trimmings, cushions including floor ones made from coffee sacks but apparel including smocks & military onesies from Chelsea Hospital, table linen, pelmets, tassels & baskets……As well as the ...