Hand & Lock

Producing the world's finest embroidery since 1767

COVID-19 Update: In keeping with the latest UK Government guidelines and to prevent unnecessary exposure we have closed our London studio. We are working remotely, and still dispatching orders as often as possible. Please get in touch if you have an questions. Stay safe and stay indoors.

Registration closes Tuesday 14th April 2020

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The finest

Military & Ceremonial Embroidery

Goldwork badges and accoutrements

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Hand & Lock are Europe's pre-eminent embroidery atelier specialising in goldwork, tambour beading, silkshading, monogramming and bridal embellishments.

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London Craft Week

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30th September - 7th October

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Hand & Lock Prize 2019

The Winners and Finalists

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Royal Forces uniform details

Gorgets | Badges | Laces | Cords | Epaulettes and more

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