Looking for British-made kitchenware? Look no further than our definitive top 20 list of the best kitchenware brands that are made in the UK.
UK-made tableware and ceramics have a worldwide reputation for their innovative design and quality. Whether you’re looking for something to complete your dream kitchen or the perfect accompaniment to the dinner table, our top 20 list includes some excellent makers of kitchenware and cookware made in the UK.
Yesterhome are a small family business based in the heart of the Midlands, an area known for its industrial heritage for centuries. They proudly use authentic patterns and casting methods used over 100 years ago to ensure their products are of the best quality they can be. They cast their range of antique reproductions in aluminium, iron, bronze & brass. Search their kitchenware selection for trivets, cookware, enamelware, racks and more.
The Art Rooms is a Yorkshire based studio in the beautiful world heritage village of Saltaire. Founded in 2008 by designer Jacky Al-Samarraie. Jacky’s unique signature design of silhouette and vibrant colour blocks have been inspired by her travels around Britain. Jacky is particularly interested in rural & city landscapes. She has applied her simple yet recognisable style to a varied collection of luxury lifestyle products including kitchenware.
Perkins & Morley are design duo Jill Perkins and Jan Morley – two women who produce different, unique designs and have a passion for cards, gifts and home-wares that celebrate nature, wildlife and our landscape. All are proudly made in Britain. Their online store has their designs on a whole range of kitchenware, from tea towels and aprons to chopping boards and mugs.
These food thermocouple thermometers made by TME Thermometers are perfect for chefs and cooking in the home, as they come complete with attached needle probes. Thermometers that come complete with temperature probes save money and time in busy cooking environments
Inspired by nature, botanical art and the craftsmanship concept of the Arts and Craft movement, Nutmeg and Sage create original statement pieces for decorating and accessorising the home.
Unique, statement pottery handmade by UK studio potters, curated by Keeeps. Gifts and treats for you and your loved ones, including a huge selection of kitchenware.
Artscape Co. Ltd produces a range of generic and bespoke aprons. They make a great year-round gift for Him, Her or for the Kids. Our aprons are designed and manufactured in the UK, made from 100% chefs quality cotton and are supplied with extra long ties to accommodate a range of sizes.
Offering beautiful floral mugs for your home, Charlotte Noar prints her products by hand from her garden studio. Inspired by British blooms, these mugs would play the perfect part when having a spot of tea and cake in the afternoon.
Envisioning Catriona’s stylised, left-facing, often rather portly animals and birds on 3D products, Catriona and Flora set up Dog & Dome to do just that. Flora takes elements of Catriona’s original work and together they come up with new designs which adorn a range of sustainable, high quality and locally made homeware, kitchenware and stationery.
Arati Devasher produces stunning artworks to create a visual feast in your home. She turns her original hand-illustrated prints into bespoke tea towels that are made within the UK, using recyclable or biodegradable materials. Not only are the illustrations fun and colourful, but they’re also a handy tool for cooks and bakers as they include measurement conversions.
Designing for the pleasurable moments in our lives, Rebecca Pitcher combines her simple yet cheery illustrations with UK-made kitchenware to adorn your home.
Woods World Wide by Williams workshop is based in the heart of the Norfolk Broads National Park. This is where they select the very best local sustainable timber to handcraft high-quality wooden products. Using traditional skills and techniques, they make a variety of wooden cookware made in the UK including food-safe serving boards, chopping boards, cake stands and more.
Maison Elhoria is a Dorset based company offering authentic, traditional Basque-inspired artisan products, manufactured in Lancashire. Applying the ethos of the Basque region to their design and manufacturing process here in the UK, with a real focus on tradition, quality, colour and pride in local resources.
Dartington Crystal was born in 1967 as one of the Dartington Hall Trust’s social enterprises in North Devon. It quickly became the most recognised manufacturer of simple yet functional glassware in the UK. Dartington’s vision was built on a clean and simple design style, handmade using age-old techniques. For over 50 years, many notable design figures have come together to use their passion and skill to grow the brand into what is now the only remaining factory scale producer in the country.
Denby Pottery is still made on the same site where the Pottery was founded. They’ve been making stoneware in Derbyshire since 1809. Since their beginning, they have only used locally sourced clay and secret glaze recipes to handcraft their designs.
With every piece passing through 20 pairs of hands before it is finished, they ensure attention to detail and quality in all our production processes and final product. The combination of extraordinary designers and craftspeople, along with over 200 years of experience in making ceramics in their Derbyshire pottery, creates beautiful, versatile and durable collections.
Although not all Dualit products are made in the UK their toaster has been hand-built in the UK since the 1950s. The Classic Toaster has earned its place as a kitchen essential. Featuring fully replaceable or repairable parts, timeless styling and the unique, patented Proheat element. Each toaster is hand-assembled from start to finish, you can even find the assembler’s name on the base plate.
Samuel Groves are a Birmingham-based manufacturer of cookware made in the UK. Starting in 1817 they initially making brass candlesticks.
By the 1870s, production had expanded to electroplated teapots and trays and it started to become a significant exporter in the 1910’s and are still going strong. They are traditional manufacturers and every product is still hand-finished. They have been a manufacturer in Birmingham for close to 200 years, some of the skills that are used in the factory today have been used all throughout those 200 years.
Silverwood has been designing and making award-winning high-quality professional-grade cookware made in the UK since the 1960s. Silverwood has always stayed true to its founders’ values of traditional production using only the finest quality raw materials and skilled craftsmen who continue to use time-honoured techniques including metal spinning and hand-finishing. They’re proud to say they’re one of the last remaining British bakeware manufacturers.
Newey & Bloomer first manufactured Simplex Kettles in 1903. In 2017 Simplex Kettles by Newey & Bloomer resumed production ensuring the exacting standards as they were over 100 years ago – hand-crafted from solid copper with a solid molten-tin lining – a method that has stood the test of time and a foundation stone upon which the qualities associated with the Simplex Kettle has become world-renowned…for generations. Every Simplex Kettle is proudly stamped with Made in England as their hallmark.