Out of the Valley create buildings, furniture and interiors that connect people with the rhythms of nature. Working with the beauty and durability of wood, our design-led structures invite a transformative return to a simpler way of living and a renewed affinity with the land.
Uniting modern construction methods with a deep respect for traditional craftsmanship, everything we make is designed to endure and bring joy for generations to come.
Whether a cosy retreat in the wilderness or a tranquil city studio, Out of the Valley can help bring your vision to life with our bespoke design and build service.
Live, work or play off-grid with a Nomad Cabin. As comfortable on a heather-strewn Scottish glen as in your back garden, our prefabricated, movable cabins offer the ideal way to immerse yourself in nature.
Founded on a belief that immense physical, emotional and spiritual wellbeing comes from renewing our relationship with the natural world – Out of the Valley seek to create beautiful structures that help people commune with nature.
Bringing together ancient craftsmanship and contemporay construction techniques, our mission is to build a better way to live and inspire positive change, on both an individual, societal and ecological level.
In line with this mission, it is of the utmost importance to us that we work with carefully considered low carbon materials. We use sympathetic building methods, and our elegant, timeless creations are designed to last many lifetimes.
of form, materials and texture and how a sustainably built space can integrate into the natural environment, to create something of beauty, is to be admired. It’s not just what his spaces look like, it’s how they feel – how they work from an aesthetic as well as practical point of view.
British designer Rupert McKelvie and his team produce bespoke cabins, furniture and interiors using locally sourced timbers and traditional techniques. For this nature lover, life is all about the lure of the landscape and a passion for low-impact design.