L’al Yak / Little Pouch
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L’al Yak (little oak) is a pouch made from oak with an oak bark tanned leather lid and adjustable strap - coppiced locally in South Cumbria. Extremely durable Singleton encourages it’s owner to use it and pass it down to the next generation, as they have done for generations gone by.
Lorna Singleton is a craftswoman specialising in woven wooden products. Cutting and preparing the wood by hand, managing and restoring coppice woodland in a responsible and renewable way, seeing the whole process from the tree to the finished product. Singleton honours the generations of swillers before her by creating baskets in traditional patterns however design with contemporary products in mind that show off the unique strength and flexibility of swill.
All the materials Singleton uses have natural curves, knots and scars that she keeps in the products as a deliberate decision “I like to as it shows that they are natural materials that have had a history”.
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