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Companies We Love : Krown Lab

Krown Lab is a Portland based company made up of designers and engineers who create and manufacture architectural hardware for residential and commercial interior spaces. Before their creative process begins, Krown Lab focuses on sourcing their products within the region and supporting the local economy, building a strong foundation for their business. Fine craftsmanship, superior quality, and timeless design are the core of every Krown Lab creation. For more information, please visit their website here.

Fireplace Ideas for the Winter

Winter is here, and that means it's time to cozy up next to the fireplace with your favorite mug of hot chocolate and furry pet. We have a few fireplace ideas to share with you for inspiration this season, including reclaimed wood projects, live-edge pieces, and firewood storage.

Fresh on the floor : Madrone Hope Chest

Fresh on the floor this week is our Madrone Hope Chest which includes a shallow cedar drawer. The piece has especially beautiful color and grain. This hope chest retails for $2,320 and measures 20d x 40w x 21h. For more information about this piece, click here or contact us here.

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Furniture Classes: Bed Class

The Joinery had the pleasure of working with three individuals who took part in our Arts and Crafts Bed class this fall. These participants had the chance to choose between several different wood types and worked eight hour days to build the bed of their choice.

* Update: The Joinery no longer offers classes. Please visit the Guild of Oregon Woodworkers for great woodworking classes here.

Fresh on the floor : Leon Rocker

The Leon Rocker is our Fresh on the Floor piece this week. Built out of our local Western Walnut, this piece would be the topic of discussion in any interior space. Both the panels and the seat are beautifully bookmatched. Leon Rocker measures 42d x 27w x 45h and retails at $2,405. If you would like to learn more about this rocking chair, click here or contact us here.

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Wooden Christmas Trees

This holiday season at The Joinery, we are selling wooden Christmas trees that come in either walnut or cherry wood. These trees can be easily be put together at home and are conveniently collapsible. We also sell wooden ornmanents created by a local craftsman, John Doering. Read more about the ornaments we sell here. Our trees retail for $475 and can be purchased in our store. If you would like more information about this item, please contact us here.

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The Joinery accessories for the holiday

At The Joinery we currently have a range of accessories available for the holidays. This includes items we make in our shop using our "scrap wood" along with other great handcrafted items made thruout the country. Here are some of our favorites.

Mikutowski Jewelry Box

Mikutowski Woodworking  is a husband & wife team in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan who build beautiful wooden boxes. Here is one of their pieces made our of Figured Maple & Wenge. We have over 10 of their different shapes and styles in stock. The prices range from about $75 to $650 depending on the size. Stop by and see all of our current selection.

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Gifted 2 ADX

This year The Joinery will be a part of Gifted 2, a special holiday event that provides hand-picked vendors from the Portland creative community to sell their handcrafted products on December 15th and 16th from 10 am to 6pm. Featured below are some picks from this year's lineup. For more information about Gifted 2, please visit their website here. If you go by be sure to stop by and say hi to Tiara who will be at our booth both days.

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Fresh on the floor : Pacific Tall 7 Dresser Drawer

Fresh on the floor this week is our Pacific Tall 7 Dresser Drawer in Madrone with Yoshinaga pulls. Notice the beautiful grain and colors that cover every side of this dresser. The Pacific Tall 7 Dresser Drawer measures 24D x 39W x 54H and retails at $4,615. If you would like more information about this piece, please contact us here.

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Event: Portland Bazaar

The Joinery will have several pieces of furniture featured in the Portland Bazaar as a part of Caravan Pacific & Vitreluxe’s booth. The Portland Bazaar takes place this Saturday, December 8th from 9-5pm and Sunday, December 9th from 9-4pm. Woodworkers, metalsmiths, fashion designers, bakers, chefs, and many more talented artists from Portland will be selling their high-quality handmade work. Grace Bonney (Design Sponge), Greg Hennes (Antler & Co.), and Matt Pierce (Wood & Faulk) are the magic-makers who founded and put together this holiday fair. Not only will the Portland Bazaar offer a curated selection of vendors, but it will offer unique demonstrations and classes such as custom bike frame building and DIY holiday wreaths from local Portland flora.

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