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Upcycled Old School Chairs

For everyone over a certain age these chairs are instantly recognisable. Very functional and easily stackable, these chairs were the popular choice of classrooms, church halls and community centres everywhere. But they were gradually replaced for cheap, bulky plastic chairs with no character and sweaty-back inducing properties! But those that survived the cull needed modernising. … Continue reading Upcycled Old School Chairs

Repurposed Industrial Cable Reel Coffee Table with Steel Hairpin Legs and Custom Cut Steel Tabletop

When there’s something as brutally practical and everyday as a cable reel there’s a real temptation to hide its nature. Maybe splash is in colour or adorn it with trinkets and baubles to mask its very functional intention. But we went another way. We stared at the cable reel’s soul and decided to celebrate its … Continue reading Repurposed Industrial Cable Reel Coffee Table with Steel Hairpin Legs and Custom Cut Steel Tabletop

Alice in Wonderland Vintage Art Nightlight

There are very few things as timelessly imaginative and universally appealing as Alice in Wonderland. Even to those rarest of species, the uninitiated into the classic Lewis Carroll novel, everyone know an Alice reference. From the March Hare to the Mad Hatter it’s imagery has permeated the imagination of everyone. So what’s more comforting, reassuring … Continue reading Alice in Wonderland Vintage Art Nightlight

Reclaimed Wood Nightlight

Made from reclaimed timber and fitted with gently twinkling led lights, we love this piece. Invoking feelings of nature and the smell of pine trees, this is a lovely homage to Mother Nature herself.

What’s in a Grain?

It’s always surprising how wood will react to the introduction of certain oils. Depending on the wood, its age, the finish and the oil being used, no one can ever be really sure how it will look until it’s done. But the results are always satisfying. This rare vintage rosewood is no exception. By sanding … Continue reading What’s in a Grain?

Reclaimed Wooden Coat Racks with Salvaged Vintage School Pegs

Pallet wood or old whisky crates reimagined as coat racks make a great accent piece for any entryway. Providing the materials are robust and carefully treated, salvaged wood provides limitless possibilities when making rustic furniture and furnishings. #upcycling #handmade #recycling #diy #upcycle #zerowaste #vintage #ecofriendly #sustainable #recycle #reuse #art #design #interiordesign #upcycled #ecolifestyle #recycled #homedecor … Continue reading Reclaimed Wooden Coat Racks with Salvaged Vintage School Pegs

Revealing The Grain

A deeply satisfying part of our work is working with some truly amazing timber. This piece of rosewood looks magnificent once the old varnish has been sanded. Can’t wait to apply some tung oil to enhance the grain 😍 #upcycling #handmade #recycling #diy #upcycle #zerowaste #vintage #ecofriendly #sustainable #recycle #reuse #art #design #interiordesign #upcycled #ecolifestyle … Continue reading Revealing The Grain

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