Crafted luxury

Nicola Schellander is a luxury product design brand that can also offer unique and bespoke concepts for interiors, producing contemporary glass and lighting products.

Following a degree in 3D Design in Glass, she was then awarded a scholarship to do an MA in Industrial Glass Product Design, for which she awarded a distinction in 2000.

From there, working as Designer, then Head of Design for Edinburgh Crystal, she launched many products for the Edinburgh Crystal, Gallery and Thomas Webb brands as well as projects for a large number of clients designing for batch and mass production, developing contemporary and crystal ranges and going on to launch her own Designer Collection in August 2004.

She was then invited to become Senior Designer for Dartington Crystal in 2005, also responsible for the design and re-launch of Royal Brierley Crystal and working with clients such as Tiffany’s and Laura Ashley.

As both a skilled designer and glassmaker, she is a specialist in her field working across a number of manufacturing platforms in glass-blowing, centrifuging, pressing, moulding and cutting. She has successfully implemented her unique approach across many product areas, firmly establishing her reputation in innovation.

With the creation of her own design studio, as well as producing her own collection, she designs and produces work for interior clients, specifiers and brand specialists. Her fresh and playful style brings sculptural symmetry and a sense of disciplined elegance.