The top 10 staircase designs from 2018

2018 was a superb year for the ever growing team at First Step Designs, we launched over 8 new design concepts for clients with superb vision and also developed many of our other products. We are so excited to see what 2019 has in store for our portfolio, but here is a look back at our top 10 favourite designs as voted by our design team 🙂

Top 10 Staircase Designs

No 10

Open Plan Oak & Glass | Wellingborough

Manufactured through traditional techniques to create a modern masterpiece.

No 9

Oak and Glass Spine | Knutsford

Solid 120mm European White Oak treads with no structural supports required for this floating staircase.

No 8

Framed Glass Balustrade | Melbourne, Derby

A new one of a kind balustrade system designed for a specific vision of our client, alongside an open and closed hybrid staircase.

No 7

Open Plan Edge Staircase | Stratford-upon-Avon

A traditional spindle technique with a twist of elegance. A timeless classic from our design team.

No 6

Anthracite Trim Staircase | St Neots

A large-scale renovation project with a contrast of finishes for a true statement in this wonderful family home.

No 5

The perfect Spine Staircase | Sandbach

A fluid continuous handrail, crafted in the most modern fashion. No visible fixings or fixtures, complete with zigzag embedded glass.

No 4

Closed Plan, Modern cut string | Boston, Lincs

A warm, authentic, carpeted staircase with no fittings visible and true attention to detail.

No 3

White and Walnut Metal Staircase| London

Spectacular interiors to match the flawless floating landing and wild grain of this Walnut and Glass Staircase

No 2

Anthracite Curved Staircase| Alsager, Cheshire

High levels of contrast with a tapering finish for maximum comfort and aesthetics.


No 1

Curved Spine Staircase | Porthmadog

Bespoke grey wash stain with a feature FLOATING 110mm solid oak landing, machined to perfection to match the curved feature wall… a true design triumph.

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