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Natural Dyes

Prior to the use of synthetic dyes and pigments in the late 1850s, furniture makers used naturally o......

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Natural Habitat

Last month the retail restructuring specialist Hilco announced a three-stage restructuring of Habita......

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Feature Mondays - Swedish Sustainability

Lith Lith Lundin is a furniture company based in the small village of Torsaker in central Sweden. Th......

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20 Minutes with Rupert Phelps

Uncle Furniture operates with the utmost respect for the satisfaction of its clients, producing tail......

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Workshop Wednesdays - Going with the Grain

The route, via learning a new technique, to the glue comparison at the end of this article has been ......

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Feature Mondays - The Magic of Hand Tools

What is it about hand tools that makes them so special for many of us and why do they generate such ......

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Understanding Japanese saws

Traditional Japanese woodworking was carried out by a local shokunin or mastercraftsman. The tools t......

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Understanding Japanese waterstones

Now we come to the thorny subject of sharpening. I am going to tell you how I use Japanese waterston......

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In the Workshop with Philip Koomen

Philip Koomen set up in business in 1975 at the age of 22 and his early days were largely spent res......

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MacMaster Design

Alex MacMaster launched 'MacMaster' in 2009 specialising in contemporary lighting and furnit......