Thursday, 25 January 2018

George Johnson




George Johnson makes labyrinth like expanding tables inspired by the work of Cabinate maker and upholsterer Robert Jupe, who made and patented the first expanding circular dining tables in the 1830's.
George Johnson's table won best use of British Timber at the Celebration of Craftsmanship and Design at Cheltenham in August 2017.


Thursday, 18 January 2018

Tom Philipson


A beautiful carving of a fern which I found today on the instagram feed of Cumbria based furniture designer Tom Philipson.

Saturday, 6 January 2018

Okinawa




A wonderfully organic rocking chair by Japanese furniture company Okinawa, below is their unique harp backed chair.

Friday, 5 January 2018

Angel and Garden


I am enjoying this combination of chiselled and finished wood that I am finding on some Japanese craft sites, generally on kitchenware. Here the technique is featured on a stool by Korean company; A & G Living

Thursday, 4 January 2018

Matt Gilbert I


Matt Gilbert is a London based designer inspired by kineticism and these are his spring like crane lamps.





Wednesday, 3 January 2018

Yuriko Nishiishigaki



Yuriko Nishiishigaki's hand carved tableware, with many stunning pieces to see on instagram. I have selected the ones that have included natural flora to show them to their best.