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Live Edge Celilo Chairs

Coming thru our shop this past week are custom Celilo Dining Chairs featuring a Live Edge Split on the back rail.  While building the chairs, custom jigs were made to hold the Live Edge Split together while they were being formed, shown below.

Hancrafting Furniture Class 2012

Don't miss your chance to sign up for our Handcrafting Furniture Classes.  The spots are filling up quickly! Here is the schedule for this year.

Shaker Occasional Table Class

May: Wednesday 2nd, Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th

Shaker Entry Table Class


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Irvington Home Tour

Irvington Home Tour

The 30th Annual Historic Home Tour in the Irvington neighborhood is on May 20th from 11 - 5. Last year the tour consisted of Prairie, Bungalow, and Craftsman style homes. Tickets are now available, don’t miss your chance to purchase your tickets before they sell out. For more information about the event, click here.

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Fresh on the Floor: Joinery Coat Rack

Fresh on the showroom floor are the Joinery Standing Coat Racks. Currently in stock in Western Walnut & Cherry.

Joinery Single Coat Rack Shown in Cherry: 24" x 24" x 73"

University of Puget Sound

Puget Sound Library

We are excited to see the end result of the furniture pieces that we built for Puget Sound. The furniture was created for the reading room of the Collins Memorial Library at University of Puget Sound.

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Fresh on the Floor: Lorelei's Bed

 

Lorelei's Bed

Fresh on the showroom floor is our Lorelei's Bed shown in Cherry with Western Walnut Panels.

Are you ready for Spring?

Spring is just around the corner so it should be no surprise that the latest design trend is to add pops of color with floral accents. Floral patterns work great to cheer up any space.

Spring Design

Colorful dining chairs against stark white walls brighten up this dining space. Picture posted from Paper-n-snitch the blog.

Joinery Technique - Miter Joint

We love using miter joints on our Modern cases because of the resulting clean, seamless look.  The wood becomes the main focus of the piece as it allows the grain to wrap around the case. A miter joint is where two boards cut at a 45 degree angle meet to form the edge of a case, as shown below.

Modern Nightstand

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Fresh on the Floor: Maple Tree Stumps

Fresh on the showroom floor is our Maple Stump Tables created from Big Leaf Western Maple Trees. We have a variety of different sizes displayed on the showroom floor.

Maple Stump

Custom Pacific Dresser with Live Edge

Pacific Dresser

We love working on custom projects with our customers. Here we took our standard Pacific 5-drawer dresser and added a Live Edge top.