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What’s Knot To Love?

March 22, 2010

A fashionable Beach Find for the deck by Vancouver’s Gallant & Jones is shorely worth a look.  Created by Tamra Gallant and Gwyn Jones,  friends who got into business following a trip to London.  On a family trip to London,  Tamra’s, English husband became nostalgic, over some classic, striped, old English deckchairs under the Waterloo bridge.  Arriving home to Vancouver, it occurred to Tamra how these chairs barely existed outside of Europe.  She talked about the idea of making these chairs with her BF Gwyn, a Welsh lass who felt much nostalgia towards the deckchair as well. With Tamra’s passion for woodworking, Gwyn’s impeccable eye for design and a couple of bottles of wine, Gallant & Jones, from their maiden names, was born.

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