Story of Tools

A Celebration of the Beauty & Craftsmanship behind the Tools of Handmade Trades
Hole & Corner


This book explores our relationship with the most fundamental of objects telling the story of its 25 featured tools through the eyes of those whose craft and livelihood depend on them. Axes, drills, chisels, shaping tools and more are examined by masters of handmade trades from blacksmiths and spoon makers to sculptors and silversmiths.

A range of 'Collection' features also showcase the beauty of tools en masse, as Hole & Corner explore the toolboxes of craftsman including gardeners, upholsterers and architects.Celebrating craft, culture and skill, The Story of Tools celebrates the time and dedication it takes to master them. This is the perfect read for anyone with a penchant for tools, crafts and beautiful design.


  • Format
  • Pages
  • Size
    245 x 190mm
  • Publisher
  • ISBN
Stock Code
Our Price
Temporarily out of stock, pre-order now