Est. 2015 by Beau Tanner and Corey Paiva, Southern Anchor is a full service digital design & fabrication studio based in Auckland, New Zealand. The focus at Southern Anchor is developing bespoke products composed of ethically sourced and sustainable raw materials, all of which are New Zealand in origin. Our design and production team delivers a harmonious blend of form and function, executing our clients' vision in all aspects.
Before we even fired our first laser, we worked in leather. Somehow it has transcended time and become a staple material in every era of humanity. Through exploration and a rebellious mentality we've merged the old and the new to create classic forms that carry our own brand of originality. Every piece is designed and manufactured in house from sustainable, locally sourced leather then lovingly hand-stitched to perfection.
Computer controlled laser beams cutting through materials such as paper, wood, leather, fabric and much more.
Engraving or etching the surface of a material, Get subtle or stand out.
3D Printers will upheave mass manufactures and change the world, but for now let us do it for you.
Prototyping, product design & consulting. From bespoke leather goods to commercial signage, bring us an idea and we'll make it happen.