Modern live edge maple table with sleek chrome base ” has a strength and beauty that grounds our family”, says satisfied homeowner.
Nicole & Wyeth are a warm, artistic couple who live in Toronto’s High Park area with their two children; they had undertaken a quest for their dream live edge table. They chose Living Wood Design to bring their vision to life, and decided on the chrome Junction base, a fitting style as their lovely home is in the Junction area in Toronto. They chose a stunning set of salvaged, live edge silver maple slabs, with amazing grain and black spalt for their table. The myriad of colours in the wood grain looks perfect in their...read more
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 and traditional design in her elegant approach to interior design in Sag Harbor residences. For this project Babcock requested that we create a truly unique live edge walnut table for her...read more
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 perfect desk for her space. This brass and walnut desk are the perfect complement to the brass accents in this office, full of luxurious finishes and textures. Our salvaged black walnut...read more
We created this coffee table for Huntsville design firm Metrowvink Design for their client’s new Muskoka cottage on Bigwin Island. The cottage is lovely with loads of traditional charm. We created the table in collaboration with the designer and client; one side of the table has a beautiful waterfall design with a mitered edge and the other has a steel base. We delivered the coffee table on a barge, and the whole process went wonderfully; the clients were ecstatic about their new table and how perfectly it worked with the classic Muskoka...read more
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 matching benches. It was especially exciting delivering the tables to their island cottage on a barge. All in a day’s work in...read more
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...read more