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15 Jul

Fine Inlay Specialists

Used for thousands of years in decorative timber work, inlays and motifs are making a resurgence in fine timber furniture. We have a HUGE selection of inlays available and a myriad of designs to apply them to. Best suited to our Samai range where the inlay follows the v joint feature but they can be…

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12 Jul

Top Stitch vs Tacking Strip

Our dining chair covers are fully sewn, top stitched and overlocked and they always will be. This ensures premium, consistent quality, longevity and visual benefits over the alternative methods. With back tacking, corners are pleated and panels are stapled off to the frame then hidden behind a tacked on back panel. Back tacking may be…

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08 Jul

Timber Veneers or Solid Timber?

These two tables are both American White Oak with a lime wash, one is solid timber the other is timber veneer. Solid cost is around double the price of the veneer but the veneer table is harder and wider. Go Figure. Which is which? Left or right? The lemons or the white vase? The answer…

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Architects are not furniture designers…
01 Jul

Architects are not furniture designers…

This subject pops up from time to time down here at the factory. Architects, interior designers and kitchen box makers that believe they have the ability and knowledge to design solid timber furniture without ever personally making a thing. Like a self appointed backyard cook that’s never actually made a single pie themselves but will…

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23 Jun

RIP Extension Tables

There’s been a death. The humble old extension table has died a natural death but don’t be sad because it was quick and painless. Let’s do a professional autopsy to discover the causes of death before we talk funeral arrangements. Upon first glance it would appear the extension table was killed by one to three…

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