Our Story


We create unique, design lead product ranges that combine function with style for you and your home.

Our story began back in 2008 with the launch of our core brand – The Just Slate Company. This was a huge hit and we've never looked back –. Instead we've always looked forward to ensure we continue to bring you a unique and innovative product offering!

Since 2008 we have continually expanded our range and also built a successful portfolio of additional brands including -Paper whites and more recently - Naturally Med and Scottish Oak. But, we haven’t stopped there –we have also been collaborating with two fantastic designers – Gillian Kyle & Scott Inness  for over 2 years now - to bring to market unique homeware products featuring their beautiful illustrations.

Or aim is to provide you with well-designed products that you and your customers will love.

We hope you enjoy browsing through our brand ranges.

Find out more about each of our brands below:

The Just slate Company:

The Just Slate Company is the UK’s leading supplier of slate homeware products, all of which are hand-crafted in Scotland.

Our diverse range of high quality products has come to include over 100 items ranging from tableware, serveware and value added accessories.

Since 2014 we have also successfully diversified and introduced homeware products using additional, on trend materials such as - copper, wood and stainless steel. The result is a diverse range of innovative and complimentary serveware.

The Just Slate range is high quality, stylish, unisex, suitable for all ages and gift boxed, making this range the perfect gift solution for a wide range of consumers and occasions.

Browse The Just Slate Company here

Scottish Oak by The Just Slate Company:

This range consists of a stunning selection of fun chopping and serving boards which are made from sustainably sourced Scottish Oak

These attractive rustic oak boards, made from sustainably sourced fallen Scottish oak, have been hand crafted by a local charitable trust whose mission is ensure the future of local woodlands. Each board is handmade and unique and will make the perfect chopping board or server for mezze dishes, cheeses, breads or canapés. From the range you can choose from 3 styles - Plain boards or boards which have been engraved with quirky wording or hand-illustrated designs. From “ice and slice” to a stunning illustration of a highland cow these boards offer a light-hearted and fun way to chop or serve!

Browse Scottish Oak here

Gillian Kyle:

Gilian Kyle is a much loved Scottish homeware brand which was established by Glasgow School of Art graduate – Gillian Kyle in 2006.

Gillian’s first and most famous range was her Tunnock’s Collection - which features striking hand drawn illustrations of Scotland’s most loved treats – the Tunnock’s teacake and wafer.  These were the products that turned heads and rocketed Gillian Kyle’s Success.

Since then Gillian has also launched additional hand illustrated, Scottish inspired collections and in Dec 2015 we joined forces with Gillian to assist in bringing more product and more of her much loved designs to market.

Gillian Kyle’s unique designs feature on tea towels, aprons, mugs and more.

Browse Gillian Kyle here

Naturally Med:

Naturally Med offers a large range of olive wood products which are expertly handcrafted, with care and attention to detail, in Tunisia.

Known not only for its unique and stunning grain but also for its durability and usability, olive wood is a wonderful material for kitchenware as well as serveware and gifts.

We offer a wide range of serving bowls, chopping boards, carving boards, kitchen accessories and serving utensils. With the unique grain of olive wood each of our products are distinctive and one-of-a-kind.

Sustainably grown and ethically produced.

Browse Naturally Med here

Scott Inness:

Founded in 2007 Scott Inness is an award winning Scottish homeware brand renowned for its distinctive Scottish designs.  

The Scott Inness range is comprised of bold and bright designs of Scotland’s most loved motifs; the bramble thistle, Caledonian pipes, Scottie dog, highland cow and the Scottish stag. All of which can be found on a range of homeware items including tea towels, aprons and mugs. 

We have been collaborating with Gill Hasting, Scott inness’ founder, since 2014 and we have enjoyed working together to bring exciting new products featuring her striking designs to the home and gift market.

Browse Scott Inness here

Paper Whites:

Add a touch of floral appeal to any room in the home with our beautiful artificial floral arrangements.

Designed and hand-made in the UK, our arrangements combine expertly hand-crafted floral stems with unique vessels to create stunning floral displays that will brighten and enhance your home.

Not just a visual delight, our newest collections have been brought to life with a delicate scent that replicates the sweet perfume that fresh flowers exude.

Browse Paper Whites here