FURNITURE

Bespoke Furniture Designers and Makers

We design and make bespoke pieces of furniture in our own workshops.

We strive to produce work of the highest quality, to be respectful of the materials used, the environment and, of course, the needs of you the customer.

We can make a furniture piece to your design, or help you realise a style or period idea not yet fully formed. The timber we use is key: the characteristics of a particular species can heavily influence our design ideas. Much that is understood about proportion comes from the natural world and we seek inspiration from there too.

We aim to work with the best available hard and softwood timbers from sustainable and, as far as possible, native and local sources.

We like to use traditional methods and hand tools but are pragmatic about integrating them with modern solutions where appropriate.

 

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  • Holy Trinity Church Aumbry in Oak
  • A church Aumbry in English ash and oak
  • Oak Aumbry carved detail of Chi-Rho
  • Chest of drawers in oak
  • Chest of drawers In construction
  • A chest of drawers or occasional seat
  • Touch and release drawers
  • Chest of drawers in oak
  • Coffee table in teak
  • Coffee Table with pull-out section for storage
  • Wedged tenons and dowels in African Blackwood
  • Discrete drawer - bottom tray recycled from a wine case
  • Occasional table in oak
  • Model making aids design process
  • Client's initials informed design
  • A unique, highly personal table design
  • Occasional Table in oak
  • Kitchen island in English oak
  • Air dried English oak in stick at Sussex sawmill
  • Kitchen island worktop - single oak slab after preparation
  • Kitchen island in English oak
  • Kitchen table in oak
  • Model of oak kitchen table
  • Unique six-legged under-frame design
  • Walnut pegs hold frame secure
  • Oak kitchen table seats ten with ease
  • X-Frame dining table in oak
  • X-Frame trestle design offers simplicity with strength
  • Top from reclaimed oak floorboards and pegged breadboard ends
  • 'Button-block' fixings allow seasonal movement in the top
  • X-Frame dining table in oak & African blackwood
  • Mme. RĂ©camier day-bed in mahogany (J-L David original and bed frame)
  • Mme. RĂ©camier day-bed, MOMA exhibition, New York
  • Display case in beech
  • Plate rack in pine
  • A simple desk for a Shepherds hut - wash painted pine
  • Coffee table in oak
  • London to New York Overland Challenge - three message batons, coopered oak and phosphor- bronze
  • Coffee table in mahogany
  • Cradle in ash and holly
  • Office desk in oak
  • Kitchen cabinet in stained spruce and beech
  • Bedside drawers in pine
  • Stove-top drying rack for Aga Rayburn in Idigbo
  • Coffee table in mahogany
  • Small side table in English Ash
  • Dining table in mahogany
  • Dining table in reclaimed oak
  • Telephone table in oak
  • Turned table legs in Hemlock
  • Long table underframe
  • Six-legged long dining table
  • Long dining table - hemlock and other painted softwoods
  • Dining table in ancient oak
  • Hall bench in oak under construction
  • Hall bench in oak with finger (box) joint detail
  • Hall bench in oak with ebony wedged tenons
  • A simple hall bench with boot storage under
  • Table top in Tulipwood/Poplar under construction
  • Table underframe in mahogany
  • Experimental table frame in mahogany curved forms
  • A Hans Wegner Tarm Stole rocking chair undr restoration
  • Twin chairs for twins, a gift from their proud grandfather, copied from one made for him by his grandfather
  • Own-grown ash stock in preparation for chair-making
  • Carving of initial on a child's chair
  • Twin chairs for twin boys in home-grown ash
  • Walnut table in build
  • A console table in walnut
  • Table top in walnut
  • Designer-maker Johnannes Andersen inspired coffee table
  • A Scandi-inspired coffee table in English Ash
  • English ash for this unusual coffee table design

CONTACT

Phone: 01239 881795

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