We are British manufacturers of a wide range of woodworking tools including over 1,400 carving tools, 330 turning tools and 40 types of bevel edge, dovetail and butt chisels.

Forged, ground and tempered in the UK by time served craftsmen using the traditional methods of the golden age of tool making.  More about our products »

Ashley Iles Limited was started in 1948 by pattern maker Ashley Iles who gave up his day job and set out to make and sell his own range of high-quality woodworking tools.

Today the company remains proudly independent and is run by Ashley’s son Tony and family members, with a dedicated team of highly skilled staff.  More about our company »