Whittemore Guitars K165C deLuxe

Hand-crafted from premier woods and dressed with deluxe figured mother of pearl neck and headstock inlays, premium binding package and a single custom-wound pickup, the K165C deLuxe will give you the fat electric jazz tone that you have been seeking — all day, every day, effortlessly. Attention to every detail over years of archtop building,… Read more »

2013 Mirabella Trapdoor “Bourbon on the Rocks”

“Bourbon on the Rocks” Archtop Acoustic Trapdoor With stain and lacquer mixed with real “single barrel Bourbon” for a true bourbon-burst finish. Close to seven carats in Diamonds on the tuner pegs, side markers, door knobs, heel and bridge. Quilted mahogany interior made from “The Tree” as well as the headplate, pickguard and other appointments…. Read more »

Zimnicki Synchromatic 18

This is an 18″ wide, 3 1/2″ deep guitar inspired by the classic Gretsch Synchromatic, but with some important differences.  The back and top are both carved from solid wood. The Sitka spruce top was originally part of a raft used by an Alaskan logging company that disbanded over 30 years ago. The guitar is… Read more »

Biréli Lagrène Signature

After having played Selmer-Maccaferri style guitars built exclusively by Stefan Hahl for many years, Biréli Lagrène asked Stefan if he would build a signature model guitar for him. Stefan was glad to oblige and created the Biréli Lagrène Signature guitar, built according to Biréli’s specifications and wishes and, of course, with the finest materials. This… Read more »

Comins Midway Gardens

“Art” and “Theme” guitars are nothing new to Philadelphia master luthier, Bill Comins. His Aperture guitar for the Fisher portrait collection several years ago and the glorious Peter Max archtop that was auctioned for charity in NYC last year are perfect examples. But, this time we think he has outdone himself. He was commissioned by… Read more »


CURRENTLY AVAILABLE- CONTACT STEVE ANDERSEN PHONE: 206 782-8630 Newly completed, this Model 16 has a combination of woods I’d been thinking about for a while. The top is Adirondack (red) spruce, the back, sides and neck are German maple. The pickguard, healcap and truss rod cover are Ivoroid, matching the binding on the body and neck…. Read more »

Delahaye Archtop

All features of the guitar are taken from the 1937 Delahaye 135MS Roadster. I chose black to contrast with the chrome. The tailpiece is the front grille of the Delahaye. The cars front fender is depicted in the pickguard and is made of anodized brushed aluminum trimmed with figured maple. Aluminum volume and tone knobs… Read more »

Stream Line Model–currently available

This recently completed Stream Line is made with high grade solid woods and modest ornamentation. The 16″ body width gives it a nicely balance voice, and the guitar is quite comfortable to play. The Lollar pickup and handmade brass tailpiece are nickel-plated. Features: 16 body width Scale length 25.4″ Engelmann Spruce soundboard with red spruce… Read more »