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Your Own Words | Reclaimed Wood Sign | Bespoke


You like the look of our reclaimed wooden, hand-painted signs but can't find the right wording in our collection?  No worries, you can create your own here.  Just select your preferred size, colour combination and enter your words.  We recommend only a short sentence on these signs otherwise they will look overcrowded and the texture of the wood may interfere with the lettering.

We reuse old pallet wood and turn them into gorgeous rustic signs.  They are hand cut, de-nailed and heavily sanded.  Markings, cracks and nail holes are to be expected in these signs.  Please bear this in mind when ordering, as the lettering added to your sign can have holes through the middle of it.  I try to avoid where possible but with the reclaimed wood I use, the majority of pieces have holes and markings.   This is such a wonderful way to add character to your sign.  It really is one of a kind.  They are then primed and painted using Eco-Friendly paints by Little Greene and Farrow & Ball.

I will put some designs together and send you a digital proof or you to approve via email.  This proof will give you an idea of layout and fonts only.  It cannot show you the actual wood being used for your sign.  Choose your favourite or guide me some more - there are no hidden charges for changes you want to make.  I will start making your sign as soon as you are happy with the design.

Please allow up to 5 days to receive your design layouts via email (up to 10 during busy periods - usually Oct, Nov, Dec).  Then allow the production time stated to receive your order.

There are various hanging options, such as chunky rope, rusty wire, sawtooth hangers on the back, stakes, or no fixings at all.  These signs can be placed outside if we add a sealant to them.  Imperfections are to be expected in our products, such as nail holes, cracks and dings.  We love the texture and character this brings, and hope you do too.

  • Size:  14x14cm, 25x14cm (this this can vary slightly due to it being reclaimed wood)
  • Colour: Various options
  • Fixings: Chunky rope hanger, Rusty wire, Sawtooth hanger
  • Maker: Designed and made in Leicestershire, UK by Emma
  • Made to order – please allow for the production time above


GIVING BACK | With every purchase made, we donate to SMiRA, Brain Tumour Research and Mind

Customer Reviews

Based on 31 reviews
Andy P.
A perfect gift

Many thanks for your dedicated and efficient work
My Mum was really pleased with the work that you have done and created,
Emma was a pleasure to deal with and was extremely responsive, professional and polite with all her correspondence,
I especially liked the hand written note enclosed in the order
Thank you so much

Many thanks for making the sign that little but more special


Built a garden room, made mainly with timber. Looked for a sign to hang inside and this was perfect. Personalised and a choice of colour. Looks great. Will certainly recommend!

David J.

Fabulous sign, fabulous service.

R S.
A great find

Really pleased with this item, glad to have found their website. Very helpful, & great communication.
Would definitely use again.

Phil b.
Awesome Sign, professional customer service Top quality products

Definitely the place to get your sign from. Excellent value for top quality handmade signs. Excellent professional customer service to helping the environment and donating to charities

Mrs A.G.
High quality product and service

I love my personalised sign! I got a great selection of proof ideas to choose from and communication was excellent. Easy ordering process and delivery was within the timescale advised. Great ethos too. Highly recommended!

Ann R.

Loved the sign & the ethos of the company.

Martin H.
Perfect sign, just what we wanted

The sign for our "Book Nook" arrived and my wife loves it (as do I.) I am very grateful to Emma for her advice on colour choices as the sign has turned out just perfect. Emma's attention to detail and Customer Service cannot be faulted, a genuine pleasure to deal with.

Adam H.
What an awesome service!

Fantastic bespoke service and wonderful customer service too with a nice handwritten note from Emma, such a nice touch. All round a pleasure to deal with and the products are excellent, they have a real hand-made craft feel. I would heartily recommend to anyone.

Susan B.
Lovely signs

I ordered 6 signs for my holiday house.
Emma was very responsive and professional.
I really love my signs.

A guide to choosing the perfect sign for you...

All of our signs are rustic, however there are varying degrees of rusticity! If you love the rustic, aged, country cottage feel to a wooden sign, then purchase one of our Mini, Hanging, Long or Planked Rustic Signs. If, however you prefer a neater finish for your lettering but still want it to have a rustic feel, then purchase one of our Framed Wood Signs.

Mini, Hanging, Long & Planked Signs | Markings, cracks and nail holes are to be expected in these signs. The lettering painted on to your sign can have holes through the middle of it as the majority of pieces have holes and markings.  This is such a wonderful and natural way to add character to your sign.  One of a kind.

Framed Signs | We use ply boards, so there won't be any nail holes on the design/lettering area.  They are then framed with reclaimed wood. We sand, cut and fix the framing to the sign, We do not attempt to cover or fix any holes or markings in the reclaimed wood as this is how our signs are full of character, creating unique and simply stunning, rustic signs.

Wooden Shapes | These are cut from old pine sheet off cuts, so will not have nail holes through them.  They may have knots and markings.