John Sankey Spring Sale

The John Sankey Spring Sale is now on in store with 10% off all made to order items.

Their luxury British hand crafted sofas, chairs and ottomans are truly individual and are created by inspired design, care and attention to detail.  Browse through the abundant swatches of fabric samples at our showroom in Burley in Wharfedale, where we have several John Sankey items for you to come and try out,  We will happily help you choose the perfect fabric that suits your style and budget and which is totally bespoke to your individual taste.

Here we have picked out a few of our favourite pieces from the John Sankey range of furniture…

Available in two sizes:

  • Grand: 239cm wide, 76cm high, 108cm deep
  • Large: 200cm wide, 76cm high, 108cm deep

Crinoline Chair Dimensions

83cm wide, 79cm high, 96cm deep

Mitford Lounger

The elegant Mitford Lounger is sumptuously padded with a deep lounging seat.  The grand size is particularly suited to sociable gatherings and the occasional sleepover.

Crinoline Chair

The Crinoline Chair by John Sankey is named for its rounded base, which softly billows like a crinolined dress upon curtsying.

The button and tufting detail has gentle pleats which reflect the exquisite detail of Victorian dresses. Crinoline’s enveloping shape creates the feeling of sitting on the lap of a billowing skirt.

Matilda Sofa

A curvy and convivial shape for compact, conversational gatherings.

A sofa well-suited to small spaces with attitude.


219cm wide, 90cm high, 122cm deep


The Fairbanks Lounger is inspired by the rugged poise of silent movie stars and adds a touch of old school glamour.

It’s supremely comfortable shape has a deep, fully sprung couch, and is rich in detail.  The King Size Lounger is adorned with 170 buttons.

John Sankey Fairbanks Lounger
John Sankey Fairbanks Lounger

The Fairbanks Lounger is Available in three sizes:

Kingsize: 244cm wide, 89cm high, 106cm deep
Grand: 217cm wide, 89cm high, 106cm deep
Large: 190cm wide, 89cm high, 106cm deep



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