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IR8 BESPOKE CRAFT CARPENTRY - FOR THE LOVE OF WOOD

People frequently offer me unwanted bits of furniture and wooden offcuts.  It’s not easy for a craft carpenter to say no when there’s wood going begging, so my workshop can get quite full!

Finding inventive ways of repurposing something that’s no longer needed is a challenge that I love.  I’ve been upcycling furniture for years now and it’s amazing what a lick of paint can do.

However, my latest project has been slightly different . . . a set of 13 oak stair treads that were no longer needed.

My brain went into overdrive and the result is a series of side tables, each with its own unique features and character - whether that’s a colourful resin inlay or contrasting butterfly joints.

Take a look at some of my projects on my Facebook page (just click here) and message me if you’re interested in buying or commissioning anything.

Will, IR8 Bespoke Craft Carpentry