We fell in love with London's decommissioned fire-hose back in 2005 through a chance encounter with the London Fire Brigade. We took this lifesaving material home determined to breathe new life into it and save it from its otherwise inevitable end in landfill, and vowed to donate 50% of our profits to charity.
For over a decade we have been rescuing all of London's retired fire-hose by lovingly handcrafting them into sustainable luxury bags and accessories. Every year since, Elvis & Kresse have donated 50% of the profits from the Fire-hose Collection to The Fire Fighters Charity. This heroic material, once used to save lives, gets a second chance to keep giving back.
Our Fire-hose pieces are more than just a collection, they represent a whole new kind of luxury. One that is sustainable, ethical, transparent, generous and kind.
*Please note our candlestick holders are made to order and normally need 3-4 working days to dispatch.
£9.00 GBP – Rescued, Transformed, Sold Out
A Sustainable Tipple The Elvis & Kresse Coasters are made from genuine decommissioned fire-hose and backed with black reclaimed printing blanket. The hand-stitched hose is vintage, some...View full product details
A Sustainable feast The Elvis & Kresse placemats are made from genuine decommissioned fire-hose and backed with black reclaimed printing blanket. The hand-stitched hose is vintage, some...View full product details
A talking piece for your desk The Fire & Hide Desk Tidy is made from rescued Burberry leather off-cuts and genuine decommissioned fire-hose. These robust and...View full product details