Discover the range of designs and different materials used in these bespoke cabinets made by Bertram Whitford, a London-based furniture maker.

Wenge cabinet

Wenge Cabinet

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A long and slender cabinet made from wenge timber. The credenza mainly houses books and silverware, with custom-sized openings for multimedia receivers.
Oak wardrobe in farrow and ball downpipe

Downpipe & Oak Wardrobe

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A free-standing wardrobe in oak and Farrow & Ball sprayed exterior. Adjustable shelving and two solid oak drawers compliment hanging space inside.
Diamond drinks cabinets cherry sapele leather brass

Diamond Cabinets

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A pair of cabinets for the living room of clients in North London. The brief was for two cabinets to house a TV in one, and a whiskey collection in the other. Stylistically, the design had to be harmonious and generate warmth, but be a little bit different.
Chilli red glassware cabinet

Chilli Red Cabinet

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This wall-mounted cabinet sits in a new kitchen and was designed to not look like a typical kitchen cabinet. The Chilli Red name comes from the colour of acrylic used to form one end and base of the cabinet, chosen to match the red in the artwork above it.
Reclaimed rosewood record cabinet

Rosewood Record Cabinet

This record cabinet was designed and made to reflect a client’s minimal style and to blend with existing rosewood furniture in his home.
Lyctus cabinet london plane copper aspen drinks cabinet

Lyctus Cabinet

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The Lyctus beetle is not a friend of the average woodworker. Upon discovering that the sapwood of some carefully selected London Plane had been attacked by this little beast, I decided to celebrate rather than curse its unwelcome intrusion.
record cabinet sapele pink

Record Cabinet

A sapele cabinet made to house a client’s much cherished collection of vinyl. This piece has overtones of mid-century design with its slender top and clean lines, while the rebated pink edge adds a contemporary feel.
red cabinet

Project Red

A vibrant cabinet built to house a projector and other sundry multimedia. Colour matched to a replica Louis XV throne.
Ash photographers cabinet

Photographer’s Chest

An A1 plan chest for a photographer. In ash with walnut handles.
Biltong dryer walnut south african flag marquetry

Biltong Drier

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Dryer in quartered walnut and stained meranti, with marquetry flag in various veneers.
Upcycled cabinet blue yellow mother of pearl copper

Copper & Oak Cabinet

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Solid oak cabinet upcycled with blue and yellow through-stained veneer, inlaid copper plate and copper foil, and mother of pearl detail. Original frame and panelling front and rear.
Plan chest

Plan Chest Triptych

A lateral drawer plan chest in three parts commissioned to house artworks in an office. The larger drawers are over a metre square.