40 years of Service Award

by ercol on January 8, 2015

Just before the Christmas break, we celebrated two 40 years service awards for brothers Brian and Pete.



Both Brian and Pete joined ercol in 1974. Brian (on the right of our Chairman, Edward) joined in the October of 1974 where he started in the Bandsaw shop and 9 days later became an apprentice in Polishing where he’s been ever since.

Brians favourite ercol collection was the Windsor collection, but his favourite design is the two seater Evergreen chair which have both been in production since he joined..

Pete (on the left of Edward) joined in the summer of 1974 and he’s been working in Cutting since he started because he enjoys the variety and “his days are never the same”. Pete’s favourite collection, likes his brother Brian is also ‘Windsor’ . They’ve obviously got very similar tastes, because Pete’s favourite design is the Evergreen chair! Pete also has a Pandoras Box coffee table in Old Colonial at home, which was given to him as a wedding present from ercol.



We’ve looked through our archives back to the 1970’s when Pete and Brian joined and here are a few of our favourite ‘very 70’s’ photos.




You can view more of our archived catalogues here.

We would like to Congratulate and Thank, both Brian and Pete for 40 years service to ercol!


Winter Offers

by ercol on December 26, 2014

winter-offersRunning in participating ercol stockists from Boxing Day until 23rd February 2015, there are some great promotional offers available on some of our favourite pieces.

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Merry Christmas!

December 25, 2014

The ercol showroom and Factory Outlet will be closed during the Christmas break, but you can view our opening times on our website here. Don’t forget, most of our stockists will be opening during the Christmas and New Year period too, and you can find your nearest ercol stockist here.

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Christmas Showroom opening times

December 24, 2014

During the Christmas holiday period the ercol showroom and Factory Outlet will be closed on Thursday 25th – Tuesday 29th December and on Thursday 1st January and Sunday 4th January.  Our normal showroom hours will recommence on Friday 2nd January 2015. Christmas Opening Hours Wednesday 24th December (Christmas Eve) – 09:00-15:00 Thursday 25th December (Christmas Day) – Closed Boxing Day […]

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Insta Edit

November 24, 2014

Instagram is abound with photos of ercol furniture, both vintage and new. We’re feeling rather inspired by all the Autumn/Winter, ercol filled homes. Here’s a few of our favourites so far. by @xxmarikokkoxx

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Assembling an ercol Quaker chair

November 21, 2014

The 1875 Quaker Dining Chair is one of our classic Windsor chair designs. Created by Lucian Ercolani in 1957, it has remained in continuous production up to this very day. We thought we’d share with you the key stages in assembling the chair

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ercol at The Bishopsgate Kitchen

November 18, 2014

Just a stone’s throw for Liverpool Street Station and opposite the RBS offices, lies the Bishopsgate Kitchen, a vibrant modern restaurant with a backdrop of an old brick façade, having been cleverly created by enclosing the space in front of the old building.  This is part of Benugo, a group with a range of high […]

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Trick or Treat!

October 31, 2014

The treat is there is no trick! This Autumn we’re offering;

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