Style & Stories

The stories behind our most remarkable pieces and the histories of the colours we use. Interviews with our makers and round-ups of our workshops and events.
Corrie Williamson | New Makers

London-based New Maker Corrie Williamson talks to us about creating her serene mobiles.

8 months ago
The Jerkin | Narratives of Place through Thread

Tracing the history of the jerkin through the handwriting of localities and traditions.

8 months ago
Between Seasons | TOAST Styling Conversations

An exploration of pattern mixing and updated workwear.

8 months ago
Graphie Sud | Meet the Founders

Brussels-based Olivia Guyot and Marine Marcy on creating their enchanting, carefully curated store.

9 months ago
Agalis Manessi | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland and Elena Heatherwick meet ceramic artist Agalis Manessi.

10 months ago
The Hidden Life of Trees

For furniture designer Ambrose Vevers, his craft is firmly rooted in the local landscape. 

10 months ago
Twiggy, Ghent | Meet the Founder

The Belgium-based founder Barbara Beernaert on curating timeless outfits.

10 months ago
Aude Arago | New Makers

The dancer-turned-sculptor on creating sculptures imbued with a rhythmic quality.

10 months ago
Reviving and Reinventing | Meet the Artists Behind the TOAST Renewal Auction Pieces

A look at the archive collection and the techniques used to bring new life to each garment.  

10 months ago
Repair & Renewal | A Panel Discussion

A conversation with menders, researchers and designers at the forefront of circular thinking.

11 months ago
Summer Silhouettes | TOAST Styling Conversations

An exploration of cloth pairings, summer trousers and dresses for warm days ahead.

11 months ago
Julie Gurr | New Makers

We profile the first of our 2021 New Makers; the Sussex-based willow weaver.

11 months ago
Mending Matters | TOAST Renewal

The artists employing visible mending techniques to give new life to worn garments. 

11 months ago
Meet the New Makers | Emerging Craft

Introducing the 2021 emerging craftspeople in our annual mentorship programme.

1 year ago
Spring Textures | TOAST Styling Conversations

An exploration of unstructured tailoring and versatile shapes for everyday wear.

1 year ago
Mother Tongue Part Three | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland and Elena Heatherwick look at motherhood and the many forms it can take.

1 year ago
Kerry J. Dean | TOAST Insider

The artist and photographer behind the TOAST Spring/Summer ’21 campaign.

1 year ago
Mother Tongue Part Two | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland and Elena Heatherwick look at motherhood and the many forms it can take.

1 year ago
Mother Tongue | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland and Elena Heatherwick look at motherhood and the many forms it can take.

1 year ago
Hook and Yarn | A Brief History of Crochet

Elizabeth Metcalfe reflects on the rhythmic, meditative craft regaining popularity.

1 year ago
The Painterly Potter | Liz Vidal

Laidback West Country potter Liz Vidal creates heirloom-worthy stoneware ceramics in her tiny studio. 

1 year ago
Author Olivia Sudjic | TOAST Insider

We meet the London-based writer on the release day of her new novel, Asylum Road.

1 year ago
Boo Darlison | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland speaks to specialist oncology nurse Boo Darlison.

1 year ago
Spring Layers | TOAST Styling Conversations

An exploration of layering and outfitting in the first of our new virtual styling series.

1 year ago