The designer‐maker, named among

“the most interesting British designers now”

by Apartment therapy

Previously having worked in the manufacturing sector, he finds his technical understanding provides him with confidence to not only explore new design concepts, but also adapt and develop new manufacturing techniques. His hands on approach to design means that whilst he employs specialist manufacturing firms to produce some of his work, he also retains the ability to make high quality bespoke commissions and prototypes in house.


Much of Jay’s work is inspired by the thought that, often the shadows an object casts are of as much interest as the object itself. Maybe this is the result of growing up in a sunny climate, but ultimately it’s more about the impact design can have on both our built and wider environments.

Jay Watson

Jay Watson