Seth in Custom Inspiration
, For Customers on November 20, 2010
A custom kitchen island can be a very versatile feature and offers unique opportunities to solve many storage, use, and traffic problems for your kitchen space. If you are thinking of remodeling your kitchen or just adding some new touches, here are a few options to consider for your own kitchen island.
Seth in For Customers
, Maker Spotlight on October 18, 2010
Help me welcome to some of the newest CustomMade members for this week!
Matthew & Karine Maynard of Maynard Studios
“Mild steel, Bronze, Brass, Brazilian Cherry, Burled Maple, Copper & Marble. Wire-brushed with clear enamel finish. Forged, welded and lathe turned pieces, hand-formed leaves, inlayed marble accents and burled maple components with [...]
Seth in For Customers
, Founder's Blog on October 12, 2010
One of the trends in custom furniture that I’ve been interested in writing about for quite a while is the “stand-up desk” or “stand-up drafting table”. These seem to be cropping up more and more often in various styles, and many folks that I know seem to be warming up to the idea [...]
I thought it might be nice for me to take a few minutes this morning to share some of my favorite custom bedroom projects made of Bubinga, one of my favorite materials. Enjoy! -Seth
Custom Made Bubinga Gustavian Bed
This custom made Gustavian Bed by Paulus Fine Furniture in Harpswell, Maine is an incredible display of [...]
Pedro in Custom Inspiration
, For Customers on June 12, 2010
Fashions come and go … and come back again. A recent post in the Los Angeles Times blog, “All the Rage,” offered suggestions for anyone looking for custom-made vintage/retro wedding dresses.
The appeal of the traditional (or vintage, or retro) is easy to understand at CustomMade. An eye to the past is part of what [...]
Solid wood furniture, guest blogger Erik Braunitzer of Harden Furniture writes, “we have made it through some of the worst of the current economic decline and downtime, and he would like to take a moment to discuss with the readers of the CustomMade blog why the industry continues to [...]
CustomMade has been well represented in Custom Woodworking Business Magazine’s long running Design Portfolio Contest. In February, we congratulated CustomMade subscribers Culin & Colella, Inc., for winning the 2010 Design Portfolio Award for the Residential Furniture Built-In Category. We have some belated but much deserved congratulations for two more CustomMade artisans: Andrew Pitts of Andrew [...]