January 26th 2021|Collections
Who could have guessed what lay ahead for the world 12 months ago? At 1718, we’re counting our blessings and, as we launch our new website, we wish all our clients, associates and friends a happy and peaceful 2021, writes Michael Mancini.
December 15th 2020|Antiques
For Michael Mancini, the smell of beeswax and the joy of a perfectly executed mortice or tenon joint are what makes him tick. The founder of 1718 talks us through his career to date – and plans to launch limited-edition collections in 2021.
December 1st 2020|Interior Designers
Michael Mancini loves bespoke furniture – then again, he might be a little biased. That’s why he decided to ask three interior designers what it is that they value about hand-crafted furniture, made to order.
November 17th 2020|Design
Some of our finest work springs from our clients’ unexpected ideas. And, as Michael Mancini explains, bespoke furniture has the power to bring those ideas to life by transforming awkward spaces into sources of inspiration.