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  • Ad Show, Here We Come!

    I cannot believe it’s almost March, and that means the annual Architectural Digest Design Show in New...

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  • A Day at the Sawmill

    A day at the sawmill is no ordinary day. It takes a tremendous amount of work to...

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  • The Making of the Wild West Desk

    We’ve been so fortunate these past few weeks to have two amazing photographers with us at the...

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  • 6/17 Walnut Slab Desk for Dwell Show
    New Items

    I’m halfway to Los Angeles for this weekend’s Dwell on Design Show at the LA convention center. This is a great show and I made some cool new pieces to premier there, including a 10-foot long live-edge Sycamore slab dining table with an aluminum trestle base and this, the Dwell Desk: It’s seven-feet-long and features… Read more »

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  • 6/22 Images from the Dwell Show in LA
    Events

    The Dwell on Design Show at the LA Convention Center, put on by Dwell Magazine, is fantastic. I’m very excited to be here. The crowds are great and the response to my work has been terrific. Michael Graves speaks tonight! Here are some images from the show so far:

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  • 7/5 Photo Shoot at the Shop
    On The Farm

    Photo shoot this morning at the farm with the incomparable Tory Rae Thompson, our long-time photographer. We shot three spectacular new pieces: the Texas Two-Board Walnut Dining Table, the Dwell Walnut Desk, and the Big Sycamore Dining Table. We’ll post all to the site soon!

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  • 6/27 Coolest bed ever?
    Announcements

    This is one of the coolest beds I’ve ever made and is certainly one of the biggest. I just delivered it to some very cool clients in in Pennsylvania, the Buchis. This gorgeous platform king-size bed with wall-mounted headboard features bottom drawers, matching floating nightstands, and a massive live-edge single-slab headboard, all of sustainably harvested… Read more »

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  • 10/3 Cherry Platform Bed
    New Items

    Just added to the portfolio: The Buchi Bed (after the clients for whom it was designed and built), also known as the Cherry Platform Bed: This gorgeous platform bed features a spectacular single slab headboard of live-edge, sustainably harvested Cherry, with matching bottom drawers and floating nightstands: The hand-rubbed linseed oil finish shows off the… Read more »

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  • 6/17 My clients are the coolest
    Announcements

    This is why I love to do my own deliveries; my clients are the coolest and they live in the coolest places. Tonight’s delivery: Sedona, AZ. Beautiful!

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  • 9/6 Announcing Collaboration with Sawbridge Studios
    Announcements

    I’m pleased to announce an enhanced collaboration with Sawbridge Studios in Winnetka, Illinois, to sell more of my live-edge work. Sawbridge is dedicated to selling the finest handcrafted furniture and accessories from American craftsmen. Founder Harold Sawbridge said it best: “In an age of fads, mass production, and questionable quality, it is refreshing to savor… Read more »

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  • 12/11 Dave Stine on Fox 2 Morning news
    Articles

    Dave Stine showed some chainsaw action recently on Fox 2 Morning News with host Tim Ezell: http://fox2now.com/2013/07/19/man-uses-chainsaw-to-create-fine-furniture/

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  • 2/23 How to Care for Wood Furniture
    How To

    How to care for wood furniture; it’s a question we get all the time, and the answer is super simple: lemon oil. It’s cold outside and probably super dry inside your house. The combination can wreak havoc on real wood furniture, and it’s very important this time of year to take proper care of your… Read more »

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  • 2/27 My Live Edge Bathroom Vanity Included in Award-Winning St. Louis Project
    Awards & Honors

    A live edge bathroom vanity I crafted was part of the design in an award-winning bath renovation here in St. Louis. I am very happy for designer Dana Romeis of Castle Design and Jeff Hochman of Chouteau Building Group, who together won St. Louis Magazine’s 2014 Architectural and Design Award for the best bathroom project under… Read more »

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