Hutchins Guitars is an independently owned boutique guitar company based in the UK, making 'retro-sexy guitars and basses'. Gary Hutchins personally plans every single step of production, nearly all by hand. Every guitar design is a limited edition of each model and colour. "I make great looking guitars. In fact, I...

Frank Usher makes electric six and twelve string guitars, fretted and fretless basses, mandolins and lap steels. Each instrument is hand made in the workshop by himself. Local timber from around his home in the Scottish Borders as well as more exotic species are used in construction. Since the late 70's...

Flame custom electric guitars are hand-built by David Kennett who has been building guitars, both acoustic and electric, for more than 20 years; recently he has concentrated on making electric guitars. He offers a full custom-build service based around his own guitar designs, using exotic hardwoods for body facings, such as;...

Douglas Mullen operates Eve Guitars from his workshop in the East Coast of Scotland, UK, to produce electric and bass guitars that have the look and quality lost in the mass produced product available today. All materials are individually selected and inspected for quality by hand, and only one person...

Crimson Guitars build unique bespoke guitars and basses and their work is not limited by materials or blind traditions. Master luthier Ben Crowe draws heavily on his training in building baroque violins and viola da gambas and has spent the last decade expanding his skills to encompass the disciplines of...

Coley specialise in making unique, high quality electric guitars and basses that are custom made to your requirements. They can work from their own design’s or work from your design idea in order to make a truly one off original instrument. Coley can also replicate traditional instruments from years past! All tonewoods...

Vanquish produce a range of custom built electric guitars ‘made in England with pride’. Since 2007 they have been producing high-end guitars for the professional musician, all being hand built to their specification. Their Legend range of guitars is available in four different versions, including the ‘custom’ where the guitarist can specify...

Calvary Guitars is a new guitar brand combining the style and tone of premium instruments, with the modesty of ethical pricing. They wanted to create a brand of guitars suitable for use in the worship of the Church. There are three key factors that Christian musicians have to wrestle with when...

Established in 2016, Orfeld Guitars hand build guitars with love; tone, playability, top-shelf hardware & woods. All of their guitars are hand built to order from their range of gorgeous electrics and basses – all with girls names such as Amber, Emeli, Mary-Jane and Nina! Website: www.orfeld.com Links to other pages Best Budget ElectricsBest...

Zemaitis Guitars, based on designs by the Lithuanian luthier Tony Zemaitis, is a British guitar-manufacturing company based in Tokyo, Japan, producing both electric and acoustic guitars. Tony Zemaitis, who was born in London in 1935, began producing guitars in the 1950's and entered the guitar making profession full-time in 1965. During...