Latest LASSCO News
19 November 2014
LASSCO helps re-build William Blake’s printing press at The Ashmolean… Watch out for “William Blake, Apprentice and Master” a landmark exhibition that is about to open at The Ashmolean, Oxford. At LASSCO Three Pigeons we were delighted to work with guest curator Dr Michael Phillips in helping him source characterful and tough English oak...
13 November 2014
New Covent Garden Market celebrates its 40th anniversary this week. LASSCO Brunswick House, less than a stone’s throw away, sends congratulations. Just like LASSCO Brunswick House the Market sees different things going on every week, photographic shoots, concerts, wine tastings. Nine Elms continues to see it all! If you want a piece of related market paraphernalia...
7 November 2014
We spend a third of our lives asleep so it’s understandable that quilts are usually associated with beds. But are they just pieces of craft work to sleep under or pieces of art to hang on our walls? Today many link the act of stitching together layers of fabric in patterns to make a type of blanket with southern...
4 November 2014
French metal butcher’s apron made from small rounded rectangular aluminum plates that are connected by stainless steel rings, which gives the apron flexibility; adjustable canvas shoulder and waist straps. Stamped Ultra Lamex. Just delivered to LASSCO Ropewalk. Only one, only £220 82cm (32¼“) x 57cm (22½“) Other related modern vintage stock for carniscenti available from LASSCO includes a selection of Butchers...
30 October 2014
There are just a few dates left in December to book your Christmas event at Brunswick House. Wonderful, festive menus have been created by Brunswick House restaurant. Please call Jo Auger on 020 7501 7775
20 October 2014
Remarkable reductions on a selection of stock at LASSCO Brunswick House. https://www.lassco.co.uk/catalogsearch/result/index/?p=1&q=autumn+sale Open 7 days a week. Also: Clearance Sale Now On at LASSCO Three Pigeons … See Current Sale items HERE.
10 October 2014
Hurry on along to our Bermondsey shop to get these meat posters before Tom Kerridge and his team do! You can see others he’s sourced from LASSCO Ropewalk at his pub in Marlow, The Hand & Flowers. The only pub in the UK to have two Michelin stars. These 1960s posters which are framed and ready to hang,...
8 October 2014
LASSCO Three Pigeons is chuffed to be included in The Daily Telegraph’s “Top 50 Interiors Stores”. To be rubbing shoulders with The Conran Shop, Habitat and Heal’s is extremely gratifying! “LASSCO By combining showroom with restaurant, the Oxfordshire outpost of this architectural-salvage outfit repeats the trick of its Vauxhall location. It is also the place...
2 October 2014
Watch out for The Oxford Times this week. The colour supplement has quite a comprehensive feature on LASSCO Three Pigeons with an interview with the shop manager Anthony Reeve. Most of what he says is true. There’s an alarming number of pictures of him – popping up behind railings, sidling into view by a phone...
30 September 2014
Perhaps the most pivotal scene of the film “Withnail and I”, Bruce Robinson’s 1987 cult masterpiece, is the visit of the two protagonists, a pair of hopeless and drunk out-of-work actors in 1969 London, to “Uncle Monty’s” Chelsea house. Their plan was to persuade the rather portly, extremely posh, lascivious and very mad middle-aged bachelor to...
24 September 2014
Honest Grapes will be hosting an Autumn wine tasting evening in The Cellar Rooms at Brunswick House. Accompanied by a fine selection of canapes from Brunswick House Restaurant. The date is Monday 6th October 2014. Follow this link for more information: http://www.honestgrapes.co.uk/news-events/autumn-tasting/
22 September 2014
When Len Deighton was writing “SS-GB” in 1978 – his spy-thriller set in the 1940’s and in a London that had succumbed to Nazi invasion – he would have relished the foggy railway yard and bleak urban landscape that Nine Elms then was: a setting for a gritty denouement. Deighton, the celebrated historian, cook and...