Beautiful handcrafted guitars made in the UK.       Founded in 2010 by Leigh Dovey, PJD Guitars of York, are making a name for themselves with 9/10 reviews in Guitarist magazine (UK) for their Carey Elite, Carey Custom and Carey Standard. Originally Leigh started working with knowledge of wood work picked up...

Originally established in Manchester in 1974, but now based in Northamptonshire since 2015 when they became part of the Auden Musical Instrument Company, Gordon Smith make handcrafted, custom built guitars. The team at Auden have taken over the production with the same level of skill and dedication as the original founders...

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 ...