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February, 2017

Studio 104 gains a new member

Studio 104 gains a new member

Studio 104 welcomed a new member of the team this year, Daisy Dunnett. After graduating from London College of Fashion Daisy worked at John Lewis as a Buyers Assistant before spending a year travelling and setting up her own small…

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September, 2016

Studio 104 Explores Burberry’s Makers House!

Studio 104 Explores Burberry’s Makers House!

Read all about our team visit to the Burberry Exhibition at Makers House in Soho this week!

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September, 2016

Sports Luxe Uniform: The Studio 104 Bespoke Sports Jacket

Sports Luxe Uniform: The Studio 104 Bespoke Sports Jacket

Sports Luxe: Read about the Studio 104 Sports Bomber Jacket for an amazing luxury resort in Qatar launching January 2017.

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9
September, 2016

The Hijab: Time to embrace the hijab into uniform

The Hijab: Time to embrace the hijab into uniform

We’re always on the lookout for new ways to interpret and design uniform so that it reflects different cultures and beliefs, so last week when we read about the bank Westpac’s new corporate hijab design set to release in April…

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June, 2016

We’re hiring! Calling all aspiring Buyer’s Admin Assistants

We’re hiring! Calling all aspiring Buyer’s Admin Assistants

Studio 104 is hiring, and we are looking for a passionate graduate to join our wonderful team!   A little bit about us: Established in 2010 and situated in the heart of London, Studio 104 supplies exclusively designed uniforms to…

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15
March, 2016

My interview with Hotelier International Magazine

My interview with Hotelier International Magazine

Our Managing Director Jane Porter is interviewed by Hotelier Magazine, providing an insight into the importance of a truly designer uniform

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28
October, 2015

Revive your uniform: The Bespoke Apron

Revive your uniform: The Bespoke Apron

Take it from us, the apron is the superstar garment taking the service industry by storm. The bespoke apron is a versatile piece that can and will revive a simple uniform from drab to artisan. We’ve experienced a huge surge in…

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21
October, 2015

My Internship at Studio 104

My Internship at Studio 104

As part of my placement year at uni I am interning at Studio 104. I crossed paths with the director and founder of the company Jane Porter whilst in a pub in Belgravia. Jane was going for drinks with a company…

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16
October, 2015

The Dorchester’s Parcafé – Coffee Shop Uniform

The Dorchester’s Parcafé – Coffee Shop Uniform

When the Dorchester approached Studio 104 to design a quirky uniform for their new Parcafé coffee shop we were hooked immediately. The brief……”Exclusive Mayfair meets artisan Shoreditch”. Danielle Windsor our Senior Designer said, “Coffee has become an essential part of everyday…

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12
August, 2015

It’s National Afternoon Tea Week!

It’s National Afternoon Tea Week!

In honour of National Afternoon Tea Week we wanted to share some of our favourite tea spots in London. Some of which we’ve even done the uniform for. This week is the perfect opportunity to over indulge in exquisite teas…

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August, 2015

Our Apron Obsession

Our Apron Obsession

We have a confession to make. Many months ago, we were approached by the esteemed Woods’ Silver Fleet, a Thames river based Yacht restaurant group, to create a beautiful apron for their waiting staff. To work with a company known for…

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April, 2015

Sneak Peak Into St Martins Lane’s Uniform

Sneak Peak Into St Martins Lane’s Uniform

Following our successful uniform launch with The Mondrian London, we were absolutely delighted to be contacted by St Martins Lane’s head office in the ‘Big Apple’ with the opportunity to design a new uniform for it’s up and coming renovation. We…

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12
March, 2015

How the fashion weeks are inspiring uniform

How the fashion weeks are inspiring uniform

That’s it! With the end of Miu Miu’s Autumn Winter 15/16 presentation yesterday, Fashion month is over for another season. We may miss the excitement of yet another show, but we have enough inspiration to feed our hungry designers! From…

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January, 2015

Studio 104 hits the London textile Fair: Searching for Designer Uniform Fabrics

Studio 104 hits the London textile Fair: Searching for Designer Uniform Fabrics

Two weeks ago the design team here at Studio 104 went to explore the London Textile Fair in search of beautiful fabrics for our designer uniforms. Held at the Business Design Centre in Islington, the fair is a chance to…

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13
January, 2015

Taking uniform inspiration from London Collections: Men AW 2015

Taking uniform inspiration from London Collections: Men AW 2015

Since the final show at London Collections: Men yesterday, the Studio 104 team has been delving into the catwalk images, and discussing our favorite looks, and how they can inspire uniform. Here are our highlights from this years LCM AW presentations.

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December, 2014

Seasonal gift! Interview One

Seasonal gift! Interview One

Today I sat down with Emily, the Senior Commercial Manager here at Studio 104. She sheds some light into the importance of a great uniform programme!

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September, 2014

Studio 104 visits London Fashion Week

Studio 104 visits London Fashion Week

As everyone’s eyes were firmly on the catwalks progressing inside the venue, I was transfixed by the street style out in force at London Fashion Week. See what I got up to while in search of inspiration for our next designer uniform collaboration…

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12
September, 2014

A Day at The Savoy Presenting their new Luxury Uniform

A Day at The Savoy Presenting their new Luxury Uniform

Jane Porter shares her experience in The Savoy with her team at Studio 104. A day in the Royal Suite…

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5
September, 2014

A Sneak-Peak into the Mondrian London’s interior

A Sneak-Peak into the Mondrian London’s interior

We are delighted to finally show you the first images of Mondrian’s interior by British designer Tom Dixon.

Take a closer look at the most anticipated hotel opening of the year…

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29
August, 2014

New Arrival!

New Arrival!

Here an exclusive look at our latest uniform piece, the Bellman coat for The Mondrian London, opening later this year.  

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29
August, 2014

A note from the new member of Studio 104

A note from the new member of Studio 104

This week I officially joined the team at Studio 104, as a recent graduate I am enjoying the chance to become involved with such a creative company. Here is a look into who I am and what my role is at Studio 104.

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8
July, 2014

A uniform design meeting on South Bank

A uniform design meeting on South Bank

Join Studio 104 backstage at a design meeting for the hotel Mondrian London

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May, 2014

Buttons, buttons everywhere…

Buttons, buttons everywhere…

In the heatwave that hit London last week I was on the hunt for the perfect toggle for a Doorman’s coat. This sounds like a wonderful opportunity to explore the trim shops of London, and it was. Weaving in and…

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8
January, 2014

The weird and the wonderful – Isabella Blow inspiration for designer uniform

The weird and the wonderful – Isabella Blow inspiration for designer uniform

With an increasing demand for designer uniform, comes an increasing need for a bank of inspiration.  Today I’m off to visit the Isabelle Blow exhibition at Somerset House to fill up that bank. Like any uniform designer (or other designer…

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30
October, 2013

Calling all fabric mills. Help us create designer uniform with stretch…

Calling all fabric mills. Help us create designer uniform with stretch…

Right, so today the printer has been churning out the test reports I’ve gathered and as I scan through I can quickly see which fabrics are going to be good for our latest designer uniform project. One of the challenges for…

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14
August, 2013

Designer Uniform

Designer Uniform

I am really excited to show you a great example of how striking our designer uniform looks when it has been made bespoke. Often when a staff member’s position is high-up a hotel will ask us to create an individual…

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