Hand & Lock Studio Tour



Tour Length: 1 - 1.5 hours

Location: Hand & Lock, 86 Margaret St, London W1W 8TE

Hand & Lock's expert guided tours get you exclusive access to parts of the studio that are not open to the public. During the tour you will be guided around the newly refurbished studio, learning about the history of Hand & Lock and the ancient techniques we still use today. You will see key pieces held in our on-site archive as well as seeing live embroidery demonstrations.

Our embroidery experts will guide you through the separate departments of the company exploring everything from Hand Embroidery, Digital Embroidery and Irish Machine Embroidery to name a few. You will be shown live demonstrations of creating bespoke embroidery and metalwork pieces as well as having an hands-on experience exploring our sample archive. 

We have produced pieces for a range of different contexts over our 250 year history. You will be able to explore this with samples from pieces created for the likes of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II to Kate Moss. 

We also offer private tours for groups. The tour can be tailored and created bespoke to your requirements. For more information please email: orders@handembroidery.com