Category: Handmade Ukulele

The Chapulele from Stringit & Strumit

The Chapulele – Cigar Box Ukulele

This soprano sized electric cigar box ukulele was custom designed to be as small as possible, used regularly for composing new material and as a travel ukulele by the Godfather of Chap Hop, Mr B The Gentleman Rhymer. With faux tortoiseshell bindings, antique brass style decorative corners, Der Jung tuners and replica vintage Gibson controls.…
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The Skullduggery Uke - Electric Cigarbox Ukulele

The Skullduggery Uke – Cigar Box Ukulele

This highly customised electric cigar-box ukulele was a commission for a young Rock Music fan. With faux Abalone bindings, custom skull design soundholes, corner decoration of metal skulls with crystal eyes, blinged-up vinyl laminate headstock and matching skull themed strap.      

Stringit & Strumit - Handmade custom ukuleles

STRINGIT & STRUMIT online store is now open!

The online store is now open! Handmade ukuleles and ukulele accessories to buy online. Check out what handmade ukuleles and ukulele accessories are available from the Stringit & Strumit online store using the “BUY ONLINE” link above or directly on Etsy @  

The Juke - Electric Cigarbox Ukulele

The Juke – Cigar Box Ukulele

This was a commission build for a 21st birthday gift, a tenor size cigar box ukulele decorated with the customer’s selection. (faux) Tortoiseshell binding, cut through soundhole decoration, figured Maple fretboard, Zebrano headstock veneer and some fantastic Der Jung machine-heads.      

The Steampunk - Electric Cigarbox Ukulele

The Steam Punk – Cigar Box Ukulele

This cigar box uke was a fun build, a concert size ukulele decorated with a Steam Punk feel. Featuring lots of brass-work, cogs for the soundhole, keys for control knobs, solid brass frets and some shiny studs to add to the whole vibe.      

Ukulele Gifts - Pre-filled Stockings & Gift Sets

Ukulele Gifts – Pre-filled Stockings and Ukulele Gift Sets

Yes indeed the perfect gift for the ukulele player in your life. These pre-filled stockings and ukulele gift sets, are crammed with all sorts of ukuleles accessories. Purchase a set that has been made up already, or choose which items you’d like to include. Available from next weekend at the Stringit & Strumit workshop –…
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Fretboard Lemon Oil Brighton

Life gives you Lemons… make Lemon Oil?!?!

…so you will soon be able to buy your very own Stringit & Strumit Lemon Oil, which can be used to clean and protect your ukulele fretboard in one fell swoop! Widely regarded as the best way to clean and condition unfinished fretboards, Lemon Oil is now seen as the go to oil for treating…
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Ukulele demo clip

A surprise interview about clothing that people love turned out to be a nice little demo video for one of my ukuleles. Thanks to Sue @ Sew Fabulous in Brighton and Love Your Clothes for making this happen. (Why do the stills on YT always catch people looking daft?)

Walk through Brighton Open Market…

See Brighton Open Market in all it’s glory on a walk to the Stringit & Strumit workshop…

Stringit & Strumit new workshop

Moving in to new workshop …

Moving in to the new workshop in Brighton Open Market…