Thornback & Peel

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Thornback & Peel is an independent British Designer Brand, based in central London. Thornback & Peel is owned by Juliet Thornback and Delia Peel [1] and was established in 2007. The brand now retails through their own Bloomsbury shop and their web store. They supply to John Lewis, Fortnum & Mason, Harrods, Le Bon Marche as well as other independent UK and international stockists. Collaborations include The Conran Shop, Brompton Bicycle, GOOP and Sofa.com.

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History

Juliet Thornback and Delia Peel met in 2003. While continuing with their day jobs as florist and set designer respectively, they began their first collaboration, a small collection of hand printed clutch bags. They later set up a studio space at the Holborn based Cockpit Arts, a hub of designer-markers. In 2007 they established Thornback & Peel to create screen-printed home ware.

Collections

Thornback and Peel produce two new collections a year, to accompany their core ranges, including their "Rabbit & Cabbage" motif.

Collaborations

Thornback & Peel have worked on a number of collaborative projects with a range of interiors and fashion brands, including:

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References

  1. Leedham, Rachel. "Homes: poetic licence". the Guardian. Retrieved 2015-09-28.