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Modern, live edge English Walnut table designed for luxury Sag Harbor home

Modern, live edge English Walnut table designed for luxury Sag Harbor home

One of our favourite aspects of creating custom furniture is the collaborative process of designing one of a kind pieces with amazing designers and clients from around the globe. Living Wood Design has recently collaborated on some custom live edge black walnut dining tables with Allison Babcock, a Sag Harbor designer who integrates both contemporary...

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Brass brings new elegance to modern walnut tables

Brass brings new elegance to modern walnut tables

We’re loving all things brass right now at Living Wood Design. This desk was created with a 2″ slab of salvaged black walnut wood with custom made brass base. Living Wood Design created this luxury desk for Marie Whitney, owner of 2 Penny Blue and wife to the Chicago Cubs’ president Theo Epstein. We worked closely with Marie to create the...

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Stunning 14 ft. walnut table for luxury Lake Joseph, Muskoka cottage

Stunning 14 ft. walnut table for luxury Lake Joseph, Muskoka cottage

The owners of this beautiful Lake of Bays cottage asked us to make a two-in-one table; we made them two tables out of the same 14 ft slabs of black walnut, with a 9ft. table for dining that fit snugly into a 5ft. table for their breakfast nook. The tables are lovely on their own and stunning as a 14ft. table for large gatherings. We also made the two...

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Our designs featured on two Property Brothers episodes!

Our designs featured on two Property Brothers episodes!

We’re excited that we’ve had the chance to work with the Property Brothers, Drew and Jonathan on two  episodes lately, where we have created two live edge tables and a mantle for two home renos! Here is the live edge walnut table for one episode, which just aired, and the next airs in a few...

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Massive pieces for Yabu Pushelberg’s Miami installation

Massive pieces for Yabu Pushelberg’s Miami installation

    We just completed an exciting project for Toronto/ New York design firm Yabu Pushelberg. We were commissioned to create a massive salvaged live edge walnut table from two enormous slabs; the table was made in two pieces, but joined as one 17′ x 5′ table designed for an open air condo garden installation that Yabu Pushelberg ...

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New project for Toronto design firm Munge Leung

New project for Toronto design firm Munge Leung

  We just completed an exciting project for cutting edge Toronto design firm, Munge Leung. ( www.mungeleung.com) They have created fantastic spaces around the globe, so we were thrilled to work with them on a new space in downtown Toronto. They commissioned Living Wood Design to make two 10 ft. tables with sleek chrome bases for the sales centre for a...

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Our walnut Junction table in a bright and modern Connecticut home reno

Our walnut Junction table in a bright and modern Connecticut home reno

    We were excited to recently have the opportunity to collaborate with a very talented interior designer, Diane Schmunk, located in Avon, a town in the Farmington Valley region of Hartford County, Connecticut. Diane commissioned our live edge walnut Junction table with a sleek chrome base for a breathtaking re-design of a client’s...

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Our new sustainable studio in Muskoka!

Our new sustainable studio in Muskoka!

“Always in the big woods when you leave familiar ground and step off alone into a new place there will be, along with the feelings of curiosity and excitement, a little nagging of dread. It is the ancient fear of the Unknown, and it is your first bond with the wilderness you are going into.” Wendell Berry   We’re excited to announce...

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Our Live Edge Walnut Muskoka Table is Perfect for Home or Cottage

Our Live Edge Walnut Muskoka Table is Perfect for Home or Cottage

Our black walnut live edge Muskoka Table has a refined rustic style that is perfect for both home and cottage alike. The sleek metal base has a walnut beam that is perfect for resting your feet upon after a satisfying meal on the lake! We can duplicate this style in a wide variety of wood types, as well as different metal...

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Silver maple sideboard with chrome base

Silver maple sideboard with chrome base

  This 6′ silver maple sideboard was custom made for clients with a matching silver maple live edge table. The doors on the cabinet have hand-carved pulls; the custom chrome fittings support a stunning single slab of live edge maple on the top of the...

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Live Edge Salvaged Black Cherry Table

Live Edge Salvaged Black Cherry Table

We recently created a live edge table using two striking bookmatched slabs of black cherry wood, salvaged from a stately century tree that had fallen in a storm. After being milled and kiln dried the wood was in perfect condition to create an heirloom table. We loved working with our client, Nick; he had a definite vision for his table. He chose the...

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Live edge walnut desk with distressed steel base

Live edge walnut desk with distressed steel base

When Mario contacted us about designing a unique live edge desk for his office at Bold Internet Solutions  in downtown Toronto, he already had a clear idea of what he was looking for. Mario has a strong eye for design and was completely engaged in collaborating in the design of his custom piece. He met with Andy, picked the salvaged walnut slabs that...

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The workshop is bustling!

The workshop is bustling!

These are the latest pieces to come out of the workshop- a reclaimed century threshing board harvest table with trestle legs and mortise & tenon joinery, as well as a matching bench. This couple paid us a visit today to look at these enormous bookmatched black walnut slabs that will soon become their dining table! We still have one more set, and...

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Amazing salvaged bookmatched black walnut slabs ready to make your dream table!

Amazing salvaged bookmatched black walnut slabs ready to make your dream table!

We have two salvaged 8 ft. bookmatched black walnut slab sets ready to make spectacular tables! They’re from a huge, stately black walnut tree that came down locally, and the slabs have been kiln dried and are ready to use for some amazing furniture. Slabs like this are rare and go fast, so call us today to start the design process for your dream...

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Salvaged industrial coffee table

Salvaged industrial coffee table

Fresh out of the studio-our new line of salvaged industrial furniture. This table was part of a wooden crate from the Myers Truck co. It’s ready to go! Stay tuned for more pieces coming...

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Alfresco dining with reclaimed century threshing board table

Alfresco dining with reclaimed century threshing board table

We love when clients collaborate with us to create one of a kind designs. Jennifer was such a client; she came to us with a vision for a unique outdoor dining table. With her family’s Italian heritage, alfresco dining is a central part of their time together. Jennifer was interested in an outdoor dining table made from our reclaimed century threshing...

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The Algonquin Table, reimagined

The Algonquin Table, reimagined

Here’s our latest version of our Algonquin table, reimagined with a sleek straight edge and bold lines. The table top is black walnut, book matched and with a tung oil finish. The base is also solid black...

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