Naturally Unique - The Inherent Characteristics of Our Solid Wood Furniture Pieces
Organic materials that have breathed and thrived, soaking up their environment,
possess the marks of growth and the life that came before.
Connoisseurs of quality products value the depth and sophistication that comes from the naturally unique. Such pieces
feel alive, bearing the deep longstanding beauty of living things. Organic materials that have breathed and
thrived, soaking up their environment, possess the marks of their growth and the life that came before. This
is the pedigree of our solid wood furniture.
The truest embodiment of 'one of a kind', each is an individual with its own unique characteristics, singular
and distinctive. Knots, cracks, color and grain pattern variations are not only integral and expected, but
admired and celebrated as natural occurrences that chart the existence of the material before artisans formed
it into a functional piece. These attributes amplify the organic origins - enhancing the proportions, emphasizing
the lines, and imparting character.
This individuality extends to the finishing process; variety in color, depth, and tone is the norm within
each block of wood. Areas of the wood absorb colors differently, and the distinctions of hue and pattern that
arise are part of the compelling features found in each completed piece. Bow tie inlays are another feature
commonly added as decorative elements to bridge the gap on larger cracks and for the overall stability of a
solid wood furniture design. It is these wide-ranging variables that will determine the singular
character of your particular piece.
Knots, notches, cracks, color and graining variations are not only integral and expected,
but admired and celebrated as natural occurrences that chart the existence of the material
before artisans formed it into a functional piece.
The word imperfect comes from the Latin word imperfectus which means 'incomplete', and that precisely
describes our solid wood furniture. It continues to react to its surroundings, expanding and contracting,
lightening and darkening, developing a richness that comes with time and is part of the prestige
of a luxury heritage product. Owning and caring for solid wood furniture is worthwhile and rewarding; its
timeless beauty will be an enduring part of your collection, gracing your home, commercial or hospitality
space for generations to come.