GOING FOR A SONG

Won’t you look at this beautiful up scaled original Singer sewing machine table. The original wooden worktop was quite badly damaged, and of course with a huge hole in where the sewing machine once lived. We completely replaced the top with a more robust and wearing... read more

FOR THE DRILL OF IT

Chief designer Dave, recently produced a rather fetching light from an old style hand drill and promptly, proudly popped it on sale in the shop for all of 1 day before it was snapped up! You can see the little beauty in the picture here to the left. Following this, we... read more

IN CASE OF FIRE

We have recently started sourcing these vintage brass fire extinguishers. For now we are simply collecting them, trying to decide the best form they can eventually take when they are ‘enlightened’, but looking at the detail and workmanship on this piece, we can... read more

WELL, BLOW ME

Look at this lot! Another HUGH haul of varied and interesting gas blow torches. This bunch are going to need quite a lot of love and care (do we do nothing less?) to bring them up to the standard our customers expect, and this is something we cannot wait to do over... read more

TREAT YOUR SHELF

Look at this little beauty we recently created to order. It is a recycled scaffold board shelf, mounted above a very steam punk looking valve and pressure dial design. These kinds of bespoke designs are getting more and more popular recently not only with both bars... read more

MULTIPLICITY

One of our strengths here at Pipe Creative is creating bespoke, unique pieces that can proudly be put on display, often as one of a kind. So when we were asked recently to produce 5 identical, distinct candelabras, we knew we had our work cut out for us. After 2 days... read more

TURNING THE TABLE

You may remember last month we were tasked with producing a rather fetching bespoke computer desk for an excited customer. We completed the desk to a beautiful standard and our elated customer even took the time out to send us a photograph of its new home! (Pictured... read more

STEAM PUNK COMES TO HEBDEN BRIDGE!

This weekend will see Hebden Bridge play host to all things Steampunk. With a Steampunk themed market selling everything from handmade jewelry and curios, up-cycled artworks, hats, clothes and ornaments; through to the ‘Fantastical Steampunk Cabaret’ to be hosted at... read more

RADIO ACTIVITY!

We were recently featured on Hebden Radio’s ‘Workplace Of The Day’! Lauren from the station, popped down to our studio to interview Dave on a variety of aspects regarding Pipe Creative. We were live on the radio for a full 8 minutes(!) talking through our entire... read more

SHELF AWARENESS

Further to last week’s post on our growing requests for industrial style furniture, we were immediately approached by Spirals Fairtrade store in Hebden Bridge to produce a beautiful bespoke, rather tall, display shelving system for their newly refurbished shop front... read more

NO ASSEMBLY REQUIRED

Did you know we also build bespoke furniture? From time to time we are asked to build all manner of tables, shelving and other pieces of hard wearing, steel framed delights. We have recently completed the steel frame for a low lying, rather striking computer desk for... read more

SEW FAR, SEW GOOD

We are delighted to have taken a mini haul of vintage sewing machines that we plan to turn into ‘centrepiece’ lights. These beautiful old beasts, largely the high quality Singer models, will soon be adorned with decorative bulbs and attachments transforming them into... read more

THE JOY OF MINCING

….is probably a distant memory to these rather delightful pieces we have recently acquired. A range of steel and coloured enamel vintage meat mincers are now in stock ready to be transformed into a unique beautiful light for your home! We will be updating the gallery... read more

NICK NACKS!

We have recently sourced a whole load of curious and interesting bits and bobs – that at this exact point in time we are still undecided as to what to do with them! We often travel all over the country, visiting old factory shops, brick-a-brack shops, even garage... read more

GLAD TIDINGS…

To one and all!….(sort of). Hebden Bridge recently threw an ‘alternative Christmas’ to make up for everybody effectively losing their Christmas last year as our beloved town filled up with river water. PipeCreative was not spared the flood as our... read more

SAVE WATER, DRINK WINE!

We are currently in the process of creating some beautiful and bold wine racks to display in the studio shop. We can confidently say that we don’t think we have ever seen another wine rack in the style we have designed here at Pipe Creative. Industrial thick steel... read more

PIPE CREATIVE REBRAND

We have recently completely rebranded the studio, with this (beautiful!) accompanying website, shop front, street signage, business cards….the lot! We decided to go for a ‘no-nonsense’ striking new logo and bold design to complement the design style of our steel and... read more

AFTERBURN!

After many months sourcing and collecting a wide range of old style copper blow torches we now finally have a huge bounty of styles. We have blow torches ranging from pre-war up to slightly more modern models (but all at least 50 years old). Over the coming weeks (and... read more

GETTING READY FOR THE SUMMER RUSH

It has been an incredibly busy time of recent here at Pipe Creative as we get ready for the summer rush. Hebden Bridge is quite a popular tourist attraction (when it’s not raining) and so we have frequently different and diverse range of footfall trade, often... read more

NEW SHELVING STYLE

We have several different styles of shelving on offer already, but recently a request came in for us to produce this lovely steel framed, natural wood style. We think it’s a strikingly simple and beautiful style, and we intend to produce a whole range of... read more

EXCITING NEW DESIGNS IN STOCK

We have been very hard at work recently creating new and exciting designs with which to stock the studio shop. The are new variations on some of our classic lights, we are introducing more and more steel options of our copper based fittings and fixtures and we are... read more