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  • David Stine Architectural Digest Award

    Best In Show at Architectural Digest Design Show!

    Wow! David Stine Furniture was awarded “Best in Show, Sustainable Design” by ASID NY Metro at the...

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  • Custom Restaurant Tables

    In addition to our signature work for residential clients, we also specialize in custom commercial work, including...

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  • David Stine's custom U conference table

    The Bank Job

    For NBKC Bank in Kansas City, MO, Dave Stine handcrafted 145 custom pieces for the bank’s new...

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  • 10/7 David Stine for Elmwood
    Commercial Work, News

    At Elmwood, a critically acclaimed restaurant in St. Louis, Dave Stine collaborated with the owners to design and craft elegant tables out of ash with custom steel i-beam bases by Henley Forge. The lightness of the natural wood contrasts beautifully with the darker elements of the restaurant’s sophisticated, urban design. It’s a beautiful marriage of… Read more »

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  • 9/25 Frequently Asked Questions
    How To

    Got questions? We’ve got answers! See below: What types of wood are available? We only work with natural American hardwoods. We do not work with veneers or composites. Though size and availability vary, the species we work with include ash, cherry, elm, gingko, locust, maple, mulberry, Osage orange, pine, red oak, silver maple, sweet gum,… Read more »

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  • Custom cherry restaurant tables 5/20 David Stine for Louie
    News

    We love commercial work, and we are particularly fond of the restaurant Louie here in St. Louis. The food and atmosphere are unparalleled, and we were honored to be chosen to craft their bar and tables. For this project, the owner, Matt McGuire, chose beautiful cherry, sustainably harvested from our farm in Illinois. Here are… Read more »

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  • 1/4 Custom Restaurant Tables
    Featured, News

    In addition to our signature work for residential clients, we also specialize in custom commercial work, including custom restaurant tables. We offer live-edge, straight-edge, single-slab, multi-board, and butcher-block styles, with custom bases in wood, steel, aluminum, copper, and brass. Our custom work is handcrafted from sustainably harvested wood from our own farm in Illinois. Everything… Read more »

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  • David Stine Architectural Digest Award 2/1 Best In Show at Architectural Digest Design Show!
    Awards & Honors, Featured

    Wow! David Stine Furniture was awarded “Best in Show, Sustainable Design” by ASID NY Metro at the 2018 Architectural Digest Design Shown. The award was presented to Dave Stine by ASID NY Metro president at a black-tie gala at Conde Nast headquarters in New York:

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  • 3/7 How to Care for Your Cutting Board
    How To

    As a sustainable furniture craftsman (and former farm boy), I can’t throw anything away. I use every bit of the wood that I can, and that includes the off-cuts that Eli and I generate throughout the year as we craft furniture. Off-cuts are the ends and sides of boards that we trim as we build… Read more »

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  • 3/6 David Stine for Stihl Chainsaws
    Announcements

    David Stine for Stihl Chainsaws Stihl asked me to be a “real person” spokesperson for their chainsaws. I said yes, because I really do use Stihl chainsaws! The video turned out great, and it was fun to shoot. Check it out here:  http://www.stihlusa.com/real-people-stihl-people/david-stine/

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  • 2/26 Free Passes to the Architectural Digest Design Show
    Events, News

    The annual Architectural Digest Design Show is right around the corner, and we have free passes! The show is March 22-25 at Piers 92 & 94 in New York. Please follow these instructions for passes: For GENERAL PUBLIC passes: Go to ADDesignShow.com Click “BUY TICKETS NOW.” Click “GENERAL ADMISSION TICKETS.” Choose the number of passes… Read more »

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  • 2/27 And in Matte Finish News…
    Announcements, News

    I’ve been working on a very flat/matte finish for my wood tables for years, and I have finally perfected it. The finish is super flat, super durable even in commercial environments, easy to repair if heavily scratched, and looks and feels great to the touch. It won’t stain, ring, chip, crack, blush, or fade. My… Read more »

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  • 8/4 The Saint Louis Art Fair
    News

    We are excited to be returning to the Saint Louis Art Fair this year. We’ve got our booth assignment — number 409, right on Forsythe! — and are working on new pieces to show. The fair’s media partner, HEC-TV, just did a great video on us that we are pleased to share. Just click here: Meet… Read more »

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