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Thumbs Up: Our Five Favourite Works from David Shrigley OBE

From giant thumbs to inflatable swans, we recount some of Shrigley’s best bits.

Spectacles • History • Inspiration

Cubitts in Conversation: Nick Goldfinger

We talk to the furniture maker about growing up in the first family of Modernism.

History • Inspiration

Modern Art is Rubbish

From Picasso and Duchamp to Emin and Hirst.

Stores • Inspiration

Welcome, Cubitts City.

Introducing our tenth store at 118 London Wall.

Sunglasses • Spectacles • History

From Blade to Boz

We delve into the history of our first blade side silhouette and the street from which it takes its name.


Stores • History • Inspiration

Through the Lens: Notting Hill

Exploring the oft-overlooked delights of our new neighbourhood.

Stores • History • Inspiration

A Short History of the Sundial

In honour of Cubitts Covent Garden and its sundial-inspired interiors.

Stores • Inspiration

Cubitts’ Guide to Covent Garden

A tour of the hidden wonders in our new home, Covent Garden.

Spectacles • Workshop • History

The Spectacles Trolley

An homage to Gerald Summers and the Makers of Simple Furniture.