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The Soul of a Tree: A Master Woodworkers Reflections: George Nakashima George Nakashima, his family, and fellow wood-workers create exquisite furniture from richly grained, rare timber. Tables, desks, chairs, and cabinets from this simple workshop grace the homes and mansions and executive boardrooms of people who prize such excellence.

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George Nakashima Tri Leg Stool

George Nakashima Tri Leg Stool | From a unique collection of antique and modern stools at https://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/seating/stools/

Nature form & spirit : the life and legacy of George Nakashima: Timed to coincide with full-length documentary on the prized furniture designer, the most revealing look at the woodworking genius and his profound influence on contemporary design

Create a subtle industrial feeling with steel furniture, like this trestle table with steel supports by Pedersen + Lennard. Courtesy of: Henk Hattingh

Metal Leg-Bench Leg-Table Leg-Steel Leg-Multiple Sizes-Free Shipping + Lifetime Guarantee, Reclaimed Wood Furniture Store on Etsy, $85.00

Wire side chair, 1951 Charles Eames (American, 1907–1978); Ray Eames (American, 1912–1988); manufactured by Herman Miller Furniture Company, Zeeland, Michigan Metal wire, painted black

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Build Your Own Ikea Desk

Build your own modern + sleek desk for as low as $26 (like this pretty one with trestle legs + white table top!)

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Bar Stool Buying Guide

~Bar Stool Buying Guide...Or the builder's guide. When building desks, tables or bars these measurements come in handy.

This pin is good because it shows how i would design a table and add additional chairs to it, including the extra measurements that would be required.

The Barcelona Couch by Mies van der Rohe. Actually designed as a day bed for his friend Phillip Johnson it comes together perfectly with the Barcelona chair and the Barcelona table which were designed as furniture for the iconic Barcelona Pavilion. Hence its name Barcelona couch.

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Origami furniture

'There is one thing I never did, and that was flirt. That is, I didn’t “dabble,” I created and produced, and my job was important. There was mutual respect, mutual recognition' Charlotte Perriand

Common sofa or couch styles and their names. Learn to how to refer to your living room furniture like a pro. Good to know when you're dreaming/lusting or if working with people in the industry (Ie. upholsterers or designers).