Latest LASSCO News
25 March 2020
Greetings and good health to all our friends, customers, colleagues and suppliers. In these unusual and rather worrying times, LASSCO has had to limit access to our fabulous shops, and now, as part of the nationwide effort to disable the Corona virus we have, for the time being, closed them entirely. It all feels very...
16 March 2020
Dear All, It is with regret that we will be postponing John Goodall’s talk this Wednesday as well as Alidad’s on 29th April. We still hope to be able to hold the talk by Hakan Groth on 27th May. LASSCO and Historic Decoration are following current advice on minimalizing gatherings at close quarters. We...
16 January 2020
Specialists Pick Occasionally our specialists will be asked to recommend to our customers the best of the best, from timber cladding to fine silver. Architectural salvage expert Harry Amos brings to your attention an exceptional batch of Italian mid century tiles.
9 January 2020
It’s a lesser known fact that the great majority of our prints, pictures and paintings are framed in-house on the top floor Brunswick House by our art department run by Graham Hilleard. Below is a glimpse inside the workshop and a brief introduction to the finer details of antique picture framing. The length...
3 December 2019
If you’re fed up of the seemingly limitless selection of bland, kitsch Christmas decorations that are available everywhere this time of year, LASSCO may be able to elevate your festive scenes to new heights with our selection of ornate plaster casts.
26 November 2019
Occasionally our specialists discover a selection of items that deserve longer in the spotlight than our Latest Stock page allows. This time around mid century expert Pete Navey, has brought to your attention a selection of midcentury candle stick holders produced in Europe and the United Kingdom, that epitomise the design language of that period. _...
18 November 2019
London’s Gourmet street-food market, Maltby Street, opens its gates for one of London’s most festive night time experiences. Open 5pm – 9.30pm every Friday Nov 22nd – Dec 20th As the nights draw in and the festive season approaches, Maltby Street Market warmly invites you to Ropewalk for its annual series of...
15 November 2019
LASSCO Ropewalk has begun to introduce a range of carefully selected pop-ups to our arch, No. 37 Maltby Street. The concessions will focus on a slower, more sustainable approach to retail in which the focus is quality and use of materials. All created to last a lifetime or more. SANSHO Sansho works...
29 October 2019
A question we get asked often is, ‘Can we hire out the Market for our Wedding/Party/Works Do?’ Now, finally we can respond with a Yes!
23 October 2019
The Aesop brand has been a driving force behind the increase in Londoner’s expectations of the retail experience over the past five years. They’ve worked with so many world class architects and interior designers that by now, if you follow interior design blogs, you’d be forgiven for feeling like you haven’t missed a single Aesop...
21 October 2019
The London Underground map is the great modern symbol of the city but it’s creative direction has been highly contested, being fought over by four men, living and dead, over the past 70 years. By chance at LASSCO we currently have five different examples of the map, available for sale, that show it at every...
17 October 2019
Occasionally our specialists discover a selection of items that deserve longer in the spotlight than our Latest Stock page allows. This time around mid century expert Rosie Oliver, has brought to your attention a selection of 1970’s pendant lights produced in Germany and the United Kingdom, that epitomise the design language of that period. _ ERCO...