February 05, 2017 1 min read
This project was inspired by the up-cycling ethos: breathing new life into old pieces where there is quality wood but perhaps less value on the item's original design. Such commissions challenge us to sensitively consider the materials we are working with & push our imagination & expertise so we create statement pieces that our clients cherish.
The table is made from original French Oak wine barrel components with 3 legs for optimum stabilization for uneven floors. The table top is finished with weather resistant oil.
The stools are ergonomically designed to match the table in height, and really are amazingly comfortable. They have fabricated steamed ash bands as foot rests & hand-turned oak bosses under the restored powder-coated cast iron seats, which are attached to the legs via a custom-made swiveling bearing system and set to exactly the right angle. Their three-leg design ensures they remain stable on uneven floors such as flagstones.
This entirely unique design is perfect for alfresco dining on the patio, on a terrace or for use in hospitality interiors & events. Should you like a variation on this, please get in touch with us.
Approx.: Top Diameter 570mm : 25mm thick
Finished height: 970mm
Made from sustainably sourced vintage French red-wine oak barrels and tractor seats.
The table-top is finished with weather resistant oil.
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July 22, 2020 2 min read
Ancient Yew by its very nature is an extraordinarily slow growing, multi stemmed species which creates an abundance of knots and stunning natural fissures, voids and cracks between stems. Not to mention the amazing grain figuring and colouring the yew is famed for.
Blanketing the wood in its raw form in a translucent epoxy resin enhances its beauty and creates a feature of its natural elegance. This is also an extremely effective method of protection, ensuring a waterproof and water-resistant finish which is both durable and hygienic in a bathroom environment.
The live edged, single slab countertop has mortice and tennon jointed end caps, a technique used to stabilise the piece providing a sense of uniformity to this extravagant and opulent design.
Glossy copper and bronze filings added a depth and twinkle to the epoxy detailing, merging with the diverse colours of the Ancient Yew to accentuate the elegance of the countertop and meld with the colour palette of our client’s statement bathroom.
May 08, 2020 1 min read
Letting our loved ones know we are thinking about them seems to be more important than ever before at the moment.
We hope our personalised gifts will help show you care. We can include a hand written card to the recipient with a message of your choice, along with free delivery for all our customers using the MAY2020 discount code*.
* discount code valid until 31st May 2020
April 22, 2020 2 min read
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