Bentley and Pankhurst London team up to create bespoke barber chairs for grooming in style
For fans of high end auto brands like Bentley, the attachment to each aspect of their favorite luxury car, especially the comfort factor, is so deep that even things like the furniture needs to carry the same novelty factor. That is the reason why chairs like the David Clark collection have come into being, which will recreate the similar experience of sitting inside one’s favorite luxury car. Now Bentley and luxury brand, Pankhurst have teamed up for the 6 bespoken barber chairs, which have the same level of marque and materials one would see on the interior of most Bentley models. Unveiled in London, this series of special chairs have been worked on by craftsman from Bentley at the Crewe headquarters, and from the looks of it, make the perfect style statement which will grab eyeballs of uber-wealthy buyers.
These chairs bring together 2 of the best known luxury brands, in the genre of car making and lifestyle. With 8 hides of leather trimmings used, these chairs have several redesigned parts in it’s structure, apart from the masterclass embroidery from Bentley and Pankhurst. These chairs were made by grafting in new wood into the structure of the chairs, and replacing the traditional ashtray in the chairs.
Since Bentley is known for fitting in many handcrafted components in it’s vehicles, these 6 special edition chairs have followed the same route. The headrest have been made with foam shaped perfectly by hand, and the color combination of stitching and leather tones have been brought about via the joint consultation of the teams from the 2 luxury brands.
Located on Newburgh street in London, the famous designer brand of Pankhurst prides as being the place for iconic grooming and look makeovers for the social elite. Brent Prankhurst started work as a 17-year old stylist, whose work got featured in known media labels like GQ Magazine, The Vogue, Esquire, and The Face magazines. He also gained fame for creating some iconic looks for movies like Snatch and Layer Cake, grooming names like Daniel Craig, Clive Owen and also Robbie Williams for some of his shows in the area. Now his saloon, which is known to boast of Bentley specific upholstery, has now got these 6 luxurious grooming chairs where the top bosses and stars will be getting their snips and shaves.