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Enjoy the most treasured traditional games while appreciating British craftsmanship at its finest with our roundup of handcrafted luxury games, from bespoke backgammon boards at Alexandra Llewellyn, to mahogany roulette wheels at The Games Room Company 

Ebony backgammon board with photographic feather surface, finished with hand-applied lacquer and brass sliding fastenings and hinges. Playing pieces are antique gold and black weighted aluminium, doubling die is walnut burr and dice cups are rosewood. Pheasant Backgammon, £3,400, Alexandra Llewellyn

Pheasant Backgammon, £3,400, Alexandra Llewellyn, luxury gates

Handmade with a leather hand-bound playing board atop a Jewel Italian calf leather tray in camel which is felt lined. Scrabble Set in Camel Jewel Calf, £995, Aspinal of London


A game boards come with stained grey ripple sycamore and sycamore and walnut stringing, with a playing board crafted with the finest leather with. All games pieces are included and can be stored under the board in the easily removable base. Games Compendium Monopoly & Cluedo, £3,500, Linley London

Games Compendium Monopoly & Cluedo, £3,500, Linley London, luxury games

Includes a lightweight wood board, cape grain leather printed playing field and a full set of 6 leather inlaid and aluminium playing discs, dice and a leather dice cup housed in a soft natural bag. Lightweight Snakes and Ladders Board Set, POA, Simpson London 

Lightweight Snakes and Ladders Board Set, POA, Simpson London, luxury games

Ebonised ash and ripple sycamore folding backgammon, chess and games table. Playing pieces are polished brass faced in malachite and mother of pearl, while the dice shakers are rosewood and doubling dice is laurel burl. Louisa Table, £10,800, Alexandra Lewellyn

Louisa Table, £10,800, Alexandra Lewellyn, luxury games

A playful blue card sleeve made from solid walnut with shark and a suit motifs in nickel. Includes a pack of playing cards. Also available in green and red. Card Shark Card Sleeve, £275, David Linley

Card Shark Card Sleeve, £275, David Linley, luxury games

Handmade with a maple wood board and 34 triple-weighted hand-carved pieces hand-lacquered in silver and black hues. Features a glossy lacquer and branded leather felts finish. Purling London Bold Chess Set, £495, LuxDeco

Purling London Bold Chess Set, £495, LuxDeco, luxury games

Features printed brown calf leather and quilted camel nubuck lining, complete with four pale blue featherweight jotter pads four gilded Smythson pencils and two decks of gilt-edged bridge playing cards. Mara Bridge Set, £495, Smythson

Mara Bridge Set, £495, Smythson, luxury games

Handmade using luxury British leathers, this solitaire set is fully covered in leather and housed in a lidded leather box fully lined in luxury plum suede with contrasting glass marbles. Available in two sizes and different colours. Leather Solitaire Set, £375, Pickett London


A circa 1960’s design of die cast metal with a solid mahogany base. Mini Roulette Wheel, £1,250, The Games Room Company

Mini Roulette Wheel, £1,250, The Games Room Company, luxury games

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