Did you know we’re not just about furniture here at Taylor’s? And we love a good challenge when we see one.
So when we were approached by Harrison Design to convert a piano into a cocktail bar, we couldn’t wait to get stuck in.
Young & Co.’s Brewery wanted something a little different for their pub, The Halfway House in Earlsfield. After speaking to their interior design consultancy, Harrison Design, they decided upon a cocktail bar. But this had to be different. It couldn’t just be any old run-of-the-mill design; so they decided to use a piano as the base and adapt it to suit their needs. A fantastically different idea. But they needed someone to carry out the work for them. That’s when we got involved.
Having known about the great quality furniture we produce, along with the fact that we provide bespoke manufacturing, Harrison Design got in contact with us and decided to put our services to the test. We were given a French walnut upright piano and tasked to turn it into a unique, illuminated cocktail bar that would be the talk of the town.
We accepted the challenge, put two of our best men on the job and soon enough, Martyn Whitehouse and Richard Everitt had got to work. We continually worked alongside Elsa Nugent of Harrison Design to ensure that everything was exactly as they required.
The piano was first converted into a lockable cabinet and, to enable it to function as a cocktail bar, we also added glass hangers, a bottle rack and LED lights.
Before we knew it, we’d finished. And the moment we stood back to look at the finished project is truly something we can remember with pride.
You can find out more about our bespoke manufacturing services here. So if you have an idea for a unique project that you’d like to speak to us about, don’t hesitate to get in touch. Our team of expert designers and manufacturers can turn their hands to almost anything and we’d welcome the opportunity to work together with you to produce something you will love, we will be proud of, and your customers won’t be able to stop talking about.
So give us a call today and speak to our team about how we can help with your upcoming project.