Chapman guitars, set up by guitarist and YouTube personality Rob Chapman, is a small British guitar company with a big difference. Rather than design guitars to sell you they use 'collaborative design' and a team of highly skilled musicians, engineers, designers and creatives. They also use a non-traditional distribution business model,...

Harmony guitars make electrics based on their original designs when they grew to be the biggest maker in the world before production stopped in 1975. Today, they honour this legacy with a refreshed line up of guitars that are inspired by the past, designed for the present and crafted to last...

Strandberg make 6, 7 and 8 string headless guitars and 4 and 5 string headless basses, starting back in 1982. As they say they 'make headless guitars as opposed to guitars without a headstock'! Made by hand Standberg guitars represent ergonomics, playability, quality, innovation and design in an excellent sounding package. Website: Strandberg Links...

Reiver, based in Scotland, make custom headless guitars using their own designs and features.  Website: Reiver Links to other pages Best Budget ElectricsBest Electrics under £500Best Electrics under £1000 ...

Sempiternal custom electric guitars are completely handcrafted using only the finest woods and materials sourced from around the world. Unique Designs Sempiternal stand out in the world and challenge what is considered to be a conventional guitar. All their designs are unique and have an artistic flare, being customisable to your exact...

Haynes guitars are made to the highest standard of craftsmanship bringing ultimate playability, tone and looks. Neil Haynes has been crafting musical instruments for over 25 years, with a dedicated custom shop facility. Only the finest materials and hardware available are used alongside modern and traditional building and finishing techniques. The range...

Dennison Guitars, founded in 2016, specialise in hand built electric and bass guitars of any shape and style. Models Range includes the Alpha, Omega and Artemis single and double models, with a modern take on traditional shapes. Website: www.dennisonguitars.com  Links to other pages Best Budget ElectricsBest Electrics under £500Best Electrics under £1000 ...

Stone Wolf Guitars, based in the UK, is a small boutique maker of hand made guitars and was established in 2013. Guitars They produce a range of single and double cut models including the Faroe, Ikara, Syrtis, Catalyst and Hammerhead. Prices £2500 - £3500 Website: www.stonewolfguitars.com  Links to other pages Best Budget ElectricsBest Electrics under £500Best...

Grainger Guitars use only the finest quality materials and precision engineering to make their unique electric guitars. This results in guitars that are superbly playable, each one being completely individual with it’s own personality, feel and sonic signature. Pro-line Range This covers all playing styles and disciplines. From the super aggressive Hades and...

Valenti Guitars is based in Italy and run by experienced luthier Luigi Valenti. Only around 20 handmade guitars are made a year. They aim to create instruments that are pieces of art by themselves.  Valenti use selected tonewoods, dryed for more than 10 years, top quality hardware and hand wound pickups...