Where are you right now? If it’s anywhere in the UK, the chances are you’re on some kind of Street. Or a Road, a Lane, a Close, a Place, a Way, a Square, an Avenue a Boulevard or a Drive. And at the end of it is a signpost. Why is any of this important? Well, we’ve managed to track down the place that makes them and they've graciously agreed to make a few for us too.
Made in exactly the same way as the ones dotted all over the country, these die pressed metal plates can feature up to 15 raised letters – perfect for recreating the street where you grew up, a famous address, or something entirely new. Just click here
to give it a try.
'Carlito's Way*', 'Mulholland Drive', 'Wolf of Wall Street'...the possibilities are endless. Choose from a black or white background and even tack on a ‘no through road’ sign on the end, for extra authenticity. Each Personalised Street Sign is made completely from scratch and painted using the same process as modern road signs – making it extremely durable outside as well as in. It even features four pre-drilled holes for mounting to a wall, fence or over an existing road sign. Did we say that? We didn’t say that.
Sadly we can’t include apostrophes yet – the die press won’t support them. Please send letters of outrage to: Apostrophe Protection Department, Firebox, Unit 6.10 The Tea Building, 56 Shoreditch High Street, London,E1 6JJ
As this is a personalised product, delivery can take up to 3 weeks
Due to the nature of this product, we are unable to offer our usual 30-day, no-quibble returns policy, if you later change your mind, or otherwise decide to return the product through no fault of Firebox. Click here for more info.
Create your own black or white UK road sign
Maximum 15 characters
Optional no through road sign
Die pressed and painted
Suitable for external or internal use
Made by the same manufacturers as genuine London street signs
Its amazing! It took a tad longer than I wanted to arrive (but understandable) but when it did... WOW! Its way bigger than I expected but that just makes it more awesome. Its almost 5ft long! Its really well made too, I swear if I put this up outside people would thing the street had changed names. Plus I opted for the one way symbol which really adds to it. A great gift idea and I know I'll be keeping this forever. Just don't order it and expect it the next day they obviously put a lot of work into these and it takes a while. So happy! Red, Portsmouth, UK - 9th October 2012