Suzanne Hodgson

Designer & maker of contemporary furniture and games.

Based in Chester, Cheshire I design and make bespoke high quality, traditionally constructed contemporary furniture and games mainly in wood but incorporating other materials such as glass, slate, stone and metal. Specially selected hardwoods, locally and sustainably sourced where possible, are used with the natural beauty of the timbers always being featured. My most recent work has become more sculptural, with textures achieved through scorching or carving.

If you require any information such as pricing or availability of certain items, or want to discuss the commissioning process in order to share in the design of your own unique item of furniture, simply call or email.


"The commissioning process continues to delight, with recent projects including a lit display case for one of the Tower of London poppies to be housed in Chester Cathedral and a chair specifically fitted to a client, calling on my previous life's work designing seating in an NHS specialised physiotherapy unit. The design process is always a pleasure, combining a client's thoughts with my ideas."

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NEXT EXHIBITION - Celebration of Craftsmanship & Design

Once again I will be exhibiting from 19 -28 August 2017 at Celebration of Craftsmanship & Design. It is held in the beautiful spa town of Cheltenham at the centre of the Cotswolds, offering excellent shopping, restaurants, hotels and entertainment. For a free Cheltenham guide please contact the Tourist Office.

The exhibition itself is held in the magnificent neo-classical Thirlestaine Long Gallery that is within the campus of the famous public school, Cheltenham College, surrounded by lawns and specimen trees.

Thirlestaine Long Gallery
Cheltenham College
Bath Road
GL53 7LD

The exhibition is open daily 10.00am to 16.00pm.

Latest addition to the site - Mirrored Clothes Stand

Photograph by Dewi Tannatt Lloyd

One of my best selling designs over the years has been this full length mirrored clothes stand made from English walnut and stainless steel. The design was born out of necessity with a sloping bedroom ceiling leaving no room for a wardrobe. With seven layers of hanging behind the mirror placed in a corner of the room, your guest bedroom has no need of a wardrobe.

Check under Mirrors for further images.