TOAST Magazine

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

Transforming Roots into Weavings with Visual Artist Diana Scherer

The Amsterdam-based artist on harnessing the energy of plants for her intricate installations.

3 months ago
Labour and Wait | Meet the Founders

Simon Watkins and Rachel Wythe-Moran on sourcing their timeless household collections.

3 months ago
Sounds of a Healthy Ecosystem with Musician Cosmo Sheldrake

The nature-inspired composer and producer on the tracks created for TOAST Slow Sound.

3 months ago
Henrietta Inman | TOAST Portraits

Mina Holland meets with cook and baker at Wakelyns farm, Henrietta Inman.

3 months ago
In the Studio with Printmaker Angela Harding

We speak to the Rutland-based artist about her process and exclusive advent calendar for TOAST.

3 months ago
Modern Life from Wilder Land | A Manifesto by Sebastian Cox

A vision for nature-first land from the London-based craftsman and environmentalist.

3 months ago
The Life and Work of French Artist Suzanne Valadon

Chloë Ashby speaks to curator Nancy Ireson about the groundbreaking painter and her rich contribution to the art world. 

3 months ago
Handled with Care | Inside Heritage Knitwear Factory Bonner of Ireland

The family-run business on longevity and staying true to the heritage of hand knits.

3 months ago
Brooklyn Grange | A Rooftop Farm in New York

Bringing people together through growing in unused spaces.

3 months ago
Returning to the Urban Wilderness with Maya Thomas

The London-based herbologlist, writer and chef on the wisdom of weeds. 

3 months ago
A Curator’s View | Osei Bonsu

The curator of International Art at Tate Modern broadening the representation of artists from Africa and the African diaspora.

3 months ago
Reading in Pairs | Book Club

Jen Campbell suggests a selection of books best read together.

4 months ago
In the Studio with Potter Tim Lake

The Wales-based ceramicist balances vigour with quietness in his simple pottery.

4 months ago
An Autumnal Chelsea Flower Show with Alys Fowler

For the first time ever, RHS Chelsea sidestepped spring and is being held in September.

4 months ago
Investing in Nature and Restoring Biodiversity with SUGi Forest Makers

Creating small-scale forests in urban areas community by community.

4 months ago
Rewilding | Artistic Interpretations

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

4 months ago
Tom of Holland Reimagines Our Shirts with Intricate Embroidery

The Brighton-based repair artist on his collaboration with TOAST.

4 months ago
Plain Goods | Meet the Founders

We speak to Michael DePerno and Andrew Fry about their shop Plain Goods in New Preston, Connecticut.

4 months ago
In the Studio with Rosalind Wyatt | Time to Make

A glimpse into the London-based artist’s exploration of language through textiles.

4 months ago
The Rhythms of Beekeeping with Lia Markwick

We talk to the Sussex-based apiarist about the recurring rituals of beekeeping.

4 months ago
Woven from Waste | Maria Sigma & Candice Lau

Weaver Maria Sigma and leather worker Candice Lau experiment with remnants and offcuts to create bags designed to last.

4 months ago
Foraged & Found | Our Autumn Windows by Fox & Thorn

A celebration of plants gathered by people across the centuries for food, medicine and dyes.

5 months ago
Kelsey Rose Dawson | New Makers

Montreal-based ceramicist Kelsey Rose Dawson talks to us about mapping the land through her earthy vessels.

5 months ago
Author Cal Flyn on the Landscapes Left Behind

Hidden terrains. The bonds – and distances – between humans and nature. These are the themes that thread through Cal Flyn’s work.

5 months ago