Sometimes It's Hard to Let Go

Sometimes It's Hard to Let Go

We absolutely love what we do! No, seriously...we love creating cool furniture and seeing people light up with they find just the right piece for their space. The tough part about this job is letting go. I love what we create so much that I want to keep it all!! 

Never has that been more true than this weekend when we delivered our 'Sarah' (salvaged wood & unpainted steel entrance hall bench) to the lovely couple who commissioned the piece. To me, and I hope to our clients as well, this bench is the absolute perfect mix of urban-country chic meets practicality. A place to rest while putting on your shoes, and a place to put those shoes when you get home. Unpainted steel gives a modern look and the salvaged wood adds a touch of warmth and character.

I have got to tell you, the only thing that stopped me from keeping this bench was my obvious lack of a place to put it. I think it's time to buy me a warehouse!

See more of 'Sarah' here.


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2022 Uxbridge Studio Tour Is Here!

We are thrilled to be taking part once again in the Uxbridge Studio Tour, and what a lineup of guest artists we have! Visit us Sept 17 -18 to see the spectacular leather work of Chandra Cutter, one-of-a-kind jewellery from Kim Price, and outstanding aboriginal fine art from Donald Chrétien - as well as our latest salvaged material pieces!!

Mike Wilkins, studio site 11 of the Uxbridge Studio Tour will be welcoming guests Sept 18 & 19 2012

We hope to see you this September!

Drop by to browse our one-of-a-kind functional and sculptural pieces. See some of our latest pieces here.

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