Furniture Tag

Rycotewood Furniture at the City of Oxford College, one of the United Kingdom’s most respected furniture making programmes, has collaborated with the American Hardwood Export Council (AHEC) for the second year to produce a series of storage pieces using American red oak. AHEC tasked 17 of the school’s Second...

John Lewis & Partners launches Dovetail, a brand new collection made from American Red Oak, designed by Sussex-based Marque Furniture.    It takes just 0.57 seconds to grow 1 m³ of American Red Oak, equivalent to four dining tables every minute. In fact, the Red Oak...

Splitting the difference Did the person facing you across the timber counter start their working life as a carpenter or a joiner? There are distinct differences in their requirements. Making good business relationships with both means understanding their needs. Supply side perspective “Many of those we used...

Diversity in wood products on show to students during Arnold Laver visit Some 30 students on fine furniture-making, carpentry and joinery courses at London’s Building Crafts College, all student members of the Institute of Carpenters’ London ‘City Hub’, took up the opportunity to visit the Borehamwood...

The Timber Trade Federation is pleased to partner with Evolution of Tradition, a new selling exhibition of luxurious bespoke furniture launching this autumn at Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour. Evolution of Tradition - to take place from 2-5 October 2018 - will feature exclusive designs purely from...

Twenty exceptional buildings and twelve furniture and product projects have been shortlisted for the Wood Awards 2018.  The shortlist will be showcased at the London Design Fair (Stand: 13.3, Hall: H13), Old Truman Brewery, 20th-23rd September. Winners will be revealed at the annual Wood Awards ceremony at Carpenters’ Hall on 20th...

Emphasising the continuing innovation in wood products, Danzer has launched 3D-Veneer, enabling imaginative shapes to be created, exploring new ways of using and thinking about wood in design. “Danzer 3D-Veneer opens up completely new possibilities,” says James Angel, Commercial Director at Danzer UK. “Previously the bending...