White interior planter box with stainless steel base

Small Planter Box

Often it is the simplest of products that end up with the most surprises. Planter boxes (any box actually) that are made from metal are one of them. The difficulty is in the process of building, where the height of the box versus the width of the box becomes an issue. The wider the box, the more… Read More →

Upcycled cedar wood mirror salvaged from an old Squamish mill

Upcycled Cedar Mirror

Living in Vancouver sometimes feels like I am at ground zero for the hippy renaissance. All the cities out west here are fairly similar, especially when it comes to design language. This is especially so with Vancouver and Portland.   As a designer I have worked a lot with wood. I am actually a pretty decent carpenter… Read More →

Jade slabs ready for tables, to be cut into custom tables and sold as live edge slabs to designers and fabricators.jade slabs for sale

Jade Slabs

As an industrial designer my search for quality materials is never ending. But every so often I find a material that becomes much more than a tool for me- it becomes a passion. Understanding the worlds 10,000 year love affair with jade, my feelings toward the stone came as no surprise. Where the surprise would lay for… Read More →