Custom furniture

Below is a cube table Shawn built for a client in New Bern. We frequently have  clients that see something in a magazine … Read more

Updated floor lamp

Floor lamps used to be all the rage. I remember sifting through pictures of my parents old apartment filled with mid-century furnishings … Read more

Ecodesign. What is it?

This is one definition: Ecodesign is an approach to designing products with special consideration for the environmental impacts of the product during its … Read more

Goodwill and Craigslist – Part 2

My most popular post by far has been “Goodwill and Craigslist.” People are really interested in finding great bargains in both places. … Read more

Upcycling – Creative Reuse

Upcycling is also known as “creative reuse.” It is the process of transforming useless or unwanted products into new products of better … Read more

Love this artist

This is a piece by an artist I found at the Morehead City Seafood Festival. Her name is Janet Moses, from Florida. … Read more

What is budget conscious?

This can mean a lot of different things to different people, mostly because we don’t all have the same budget. What this … Read more

Vignettes from the new home

A few vignettes from the new home. In order: Vintage chair recovered Recycled onyx table top used as a nightstand Our tiny … Read more

Goodwill and Craigslist

This remodel is all about sustainability, green, recycling, and low carbon footprint so I’m going to talk a little about 2 of … Read more