Bespoke Signage

We bring together our patented fixing systems with a huge choice of materials with which to make signs from. We can manufacture truly unique, bespoke signage.

Bespoke Signage for any Space

No longer are architects and interior designers limited to a small palette of materials and fixings. Our production methods allow total freedom of expression for any type of sign.

What are the Main Benefits of Bespoke Signage?

Bespoke Signage helps to create unique branding and wayfinding spaces. By utilising bespoke signage, organisations are able to freely express themselves.

Totally Unique, Branded Spaces

Societe Generale Trader Deli Sign

Bespoke signage is designed to the specific needs of the organisation or the space. Creating memorable spaces through unique custom signage leaves a lasting impression on visitors.

By incorporating unique features and design elements to your space, bespoke signage can create the wow factor that truly makes a space stand out.

Freedom of Expression in Every Location

Bespoke signage allows for greater freedom of expression. Signage schemes can utilise a large range of materials, colours and finishes to create unique signage schemes that create impact.

Designers and architects are no longer limited by the choice of signage materials available.

Complete Choice of Material Finish

Signage is often one of the last packages specified in built projects. Often designers and architects are limited by the choice available. Bespoke signage gives a wide range of choice to designers.

Signage can be specified in wood, metal, corian, glass or acrylic with a range of print options that give designers freedom to create unique spaces.

Greater Flexibility and Choice of Signage

Hotel LaTour

Flexibility in signage choice is the greatest drawback for designers and architects. Often the choice presented is between a few materials and colours.

Bespoke signage opens up a whole new range of options for designers by allowing signage to become a central part of the design process.

How does Bespoke Signage help to convey the message?

Whether you have a design in mind or would like some support in creating one, we can help. We can advise on the most suitable materials, making sure your sign design is coherent and consistent within its environment.

Bespoke signs are sometimes the only way to convey branding messages and imagery in architectural environments. Our design team can help to realise your vision.

How is Bespoke Signage specified?

Our design and manufacturing capabilities are not limited to our unique internal sign systems. With an architect at the heart of our business we have always been the first name in architectural bespoke signs.

Through consultancy and conversation we identify what outcomes our clients are looking to achieve. That will determine which sign technologies and material finishes will be used.

We can combine any number of fixing methods with sign materials to create bespoke sign packages.

How does Bespoke Signage impact the Built Environment?

Bespoke Signage helps to create unique branding and wayfinding spaces. By utilising bespoke signage, organisations are able to freely express themselves.

What Makes Signage Truly Bespoke?

Signage can only be truly classified as bespoke if it has been carefully designed and crafted without any boundaries or limitations.

Bespoke signage is designed to help create unique spaces that live long in the memory and provide those using the environment with a unique experience.

Is Bespoke Signage Necessary?

Bespoke signage is not always necessary, but where a built space is looking to separate itself from its competition, bespoke signage is important.

Bespoke signage has the ability to really “complete” an architectural space and make it feel special.

Why do Architects Insist on Bespoke Signage?

Architects, designers and main contractors will often specify a bespoke signage package where the objective is to ensure that the signage fully aligns with the architectural ambition.

Instead of using a limited range of materials and print methods, bespoke signage enables freedom of choice.

Does Bespoke Signage Improve Wayfinding?

University of Worcester

Yes, a completely bespoke signage installation can dramatically improve wayfinding by ensuring that materials, colours and print methods are precisely aligned with the design principles of the environment in which it is installed.

Bespoke signage installations in offices, universities and medical environments can create more inclusive spaces by considering the needs of users.

Turnkey Signage from Concept to Installation

Managing the process from design, manufacture, project management, through to installation.

We operate distinct sales, marketing, design, manufacture and project management teams to offer a complete signage solution from concept to creation. Our service can flex to your requirements.

Forward Thinking Design. Traditional Values.

Formerly part of Danish design firm d line, with signs designed by architects Knud Holscher and CEO Mark Shaw-Smith, the tradition of products designed by architects continues today. Download our company brochure,

Bespoke Signage Solutions using a Patented Product Set.

xsign has developed a patented product set over the past 20 years. By fully utilising a broad range of materials and finishes, we are able to deliver truly bespoke signage.


Northstowe Learning Community

jigsaw™ is the first engineered sign type developed and patented by xsign in 2000.

We use a secret fixing system so that panels can easily be swapped and changed. jigsaw™ is fully customisable. We can create a jigsaw™ system using a full palette of materials and finishes.


Chorlton High School Puzzle Sign

puzzle™ is a modular signage system that is designed to be assembled in different configurations and using a range of materials, allowing for bespoke signage schemes.

A secret sliding mechanism allows for paper inserts to be used and easily changed. puzzle can be specified in a whole range of materials and colours making for a bespoke solution.


Sign scheduling is often delayed when an organisation is relocating and in a state of flux.

folio™ is a paper insert sign system. folio can be used to help create an interim signage solution. folio can be customised in to a broad range of specifications to create bespoke signage for offices and education.


Newark Orchard School Talky Sign

Imagine if a sign could talk. With talky™ Signs, they do. We’ve created a talking signage system that helps aid wayfinding and navigation for those with sight loss. Press the button and the re-recordable module will talk to you.

talky™ can be specified in conjunction with any signage material and print method, creating unique signage solutions.

Frequently Asked Questions

Signage companies often have a product set that they try to steer customers towards; however, in many cases that product set doesn’t match the needs of the customer. That is where bespoke signage comes in. We can tailor the product to meet your exact requirements.

On the whole, most signage is functional. It serves a wayfinding purpose, helping direct people from A to B. However, there are many settings where signage plays an integral part in the design scheme. And bespoke signage might be needed.

By its very nature, the design possibilities are almost limitless when it comes to bespoke signage. Colours, material choices, sizes, font types, use of braille and tactile – the customisations are endless.

Yes, xsign has a track record of designing, manufacturing and installing bespoke signage at universities, schools, offices and medical settings for some of the biggest brands across the UK.

xsign has a full range of printers, print techniques, colour application methods and the ability to create a variety of sign types and sizes from a range of materials. The manufacturing processes are very similar, but the choice of materials and colours helps to make the signage bespoke.

We supply bespoke signage for man contractors, architects, designers and end users. Check out our case studies from the website menu above to see examples of our work.

Use our contact form below or give us a call to discuss your bespoke signage requirements. We have a dedicated sales team that will be able to work on your project with you and a team of project managers responsible for delivery.

We have worked with BT, UBS, University College Hospital London, the University of Birmingham and many more large institutions on bespoke signage projects. Check out some of our case studies.

Yes, we provide a full turnkey bespoke signage solution from wayfinding design to product design, signage manufacture and installation through project management.

Bespoke Signage Projects We've Delivered.

4 Wellington Place, Leeds.

Northstowe Learning Community.

Rowan View Hospital, Liverpool.

Capa College, Wakefield.

Hotel LaTour, Milton Keynes.

One Colemore Row, Birmingham.

University of Keele Business School.

Brambles Academy, Huddersfield.

Further Reading about Bespoke Signage

Read more about bespoke signage in these blog articles.

Unlocking Design Freedom Through Signage

Signage can be leveraged to improve the aesthetic of spaces, make a powerful impression and complement the overall ambiance of an environment.

Creating a Lasting Impression with Bespoke Signage

Signage is important to get people’s attention and showcase your brand before customers have interacted with a premises.

Bespoke Office Signage Ideas, Suitable for Any Environment

An engaging and value-driven environment can improve the wellbeing of staff, increase productivity and decrease turnover of the staff.

The Pros and Cons of Architectural Signage for Businesses

 Bespoke, artfully designed signs convey the desired image of an organisation, whether they are a primary school or office complex.