From reworking 19th century mirrors to the re-design of furniture Griffith's work is a serious and instinctive push towards a decorative result that is both beautiful and innovative. The bulk of his inspiration springs from the sourcing and re-working of unusual pieces that most dealers might overlook. Recent commissions have been wide ranging including work for the following clients:
Paul Smith Interiors : Colombo Group : Jamie Oliver : GTC
Hospital Club : Five Rooms : Designers Guild : Whistles
Savoy Group: Filthy MacNastys : Compton & Schuster
Living Ventures plc : Quintessentially Soho : Alex Proud : Cocomaya
The Blues Kitchen : Gordon Ramsey : Relic Frame Emporium
Avoca : Anthropologie : Seventy-b-antiques.com
In recent months Huw has been developing a small range of reproduction antique furniture pieces (Press here
), carefully covered,sanded and sealed in 1940's wallpapers. Also in development are the 'Herman Stirling' work trouser. Made entirely in the UK, utilizing a 12 oz cotton duck , these hunting trousers will have reinforcement at the knee and reverse, be chained stitched for extra strength with buttons to accommodate braces.
Also now available online, Huw's letterpress slogan poster project 'Clerkinkwell'. With the help of an 1880's Wharfedale stop cylinder letterpress machine. 12 different posters of the highest possible order.(Press here
As interiors editor for the new men's quarterly magazine Port
) Huw has produced and written interior pieces on the likes of Piero Fornasetti to Joseph Ettedgui.
"Knock off the bits you don't want, and leave on the bits that you do"