TOAST Magazine

Each week we publish articles on books, artists, seasonal recipes, travel and the stories of our makers and materials.

Breakfast with… Meg Mason

Jo Rodgers meets the Sydney-based author of Sorrow and Bliss for a stroll around Chelsea Physic Garden.

Today
Sea Dreams | An Elemental Event at the Minack Theatre

Curator Kirsteen McNish will bring together a trio of creatives for an evening of music and words at the Cornish open-air theatre.

5 days ago
Tracing West African Textiles with Entrepreneur Mariama Camara

A collaboration that champions artisan-made tie-dye fabrics.

11 days ago
Dalia James | New Makers

The London-based creative on her striking weavings.

12 days ago
TOAST Podcast | Series 6 | Elemental Compositions

Our new podcast series in partnership with Yorkshire Sculpture Park.

18 days ago
Go Toxic Free | Book Club

An extract from environmental journalist Anna Turns’s new book.

24 days ago
Gravity Pope | Meet the Founder

Louise Dirks on curating clothing and footwear for her stores across Canada.

25 days ago
Unspoken Things | Book Club

Jen Campbell considers Chloë Ashby’s fiction debut and Huma Qureshi’s short story collection.

25 days ago
In the Studio with Mike Watt of Rural Kind

Creating hardwearing bags in a Carmarthenshire workshop.

1 month ago
A Curator’s View | Sarah Coulson, Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Chloë Ashby speaks to the YSP curator as the contemporary art institution celebrates its 45th year. 

1 month ago
The Art of Community Weaving with Five|Six Textiles

A thoughtful collaboration with artisans in Ivory Coast revitalises their craft into a thriving business. 

1 month ago
Elemental Compositions | Artistic Interpretations

To celebrate our seasonal theme, we invited you to share your responses through a piece of artwork or a photograph.

1 month ago
The Exchanges between Art, Nature and Writing | Book Club

Jen Campbell considers Tom de Freston’s debut non-fiction book Wreck and Lulah Ellender’s Grounding.

1 month ago
Spring Shades | TOAST Styling Conversations

For our most recent Styling Conversations, we share our curation of key pieces from our Spring collection.

1 month ago
Meet the 2022 New Makers | Emerging Craft

Celebrating and supporting creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship.

1 month ago
In the Studio with Painter Laxmi Hussain

The London-based artist on her route to creating evocative figurative paintings.

1 month ago
Amelia Pemberton of Darn | Time to Make

From a converted barn in a quiet, rural village near Redruth in Cornwall, Amelia Pemberton runs her label Darn, crea

1 month ago
A Curator’s View | Hannah Watson

The TJ Boulting gallery director on creating a diverse programme with a community spirit. 

1 month ago
Linda Sivrican of Sesame LA | Time to Make

The Los Angeles proprietor of Sesame LA shares a recipe.

2 months ago
In the Studio with Ceramicist Nicola Gillis

The Brighton-based potter creating everyday pieces intended for contemplative moments. 

2 months ago
Celebrating Communities with Photographer Vivek Vadoliya

The London-based director explores identity through powerful portraits.

2 months ago
Tracing the Life of Joanna Drew: A Visionary Maker of Exhibitions

The respected gallery director who transformed the British art scene over four decades.

2 months ago
Breakfast with… Lauren Groff

Jo Rodgers speaks to the Florida-based author about her latest novel reimagining the life of 12th century poet Marie de France.

2 months ago
The Christie Affair by Nina de Gramont | Book Club

Jen Campbell reviews the mystery novel inspired by Agatha Christie’s own disappearance in 1926.

2 months ago