Client Story

Custom Made Chinese Dining Table

Custom Made Chinese Round Dining Table

Fun fact: Lazy Susan dining tables are neither Chinese nor classic. But, a custom made Chinese dining table with seating for 12 was exactly what Sydney local, Rayn Ong, came to Handkrafted to find. The end result? A contemporary twist on a supposedly classic table.  Continue Reading…

Meet the Maker

Meet Jonathan West

Armed with a passion for simple yet expressive design, Jonathan West invites interaction within his bespoke work. Based out of Sydney from his St. Peters studio, we explore how collaboration and experimentation are at the heart of Jonathan’s practice.

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Meet the Maker

Porktown MFG

Porktown MFG Custom Furniture

Melbourne maker, Matt Ropiha, has just launched Porktown MFG with an exquisite collection of beautiful and affordable timber and steel custom furniture. We spoke with Matt to learn more about his path, influences and what’s behind the name of his new brand.

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Insights

Reviving the Wye River Community

Created with Care Auction

The Wye River and Separation Creek communities were devastated by recent bushfires. We speak with furniture maker Luke Collins and artist Tanya Keenan about their tribute to this tragedy, via their Created with Care auction collaboration. Continue Reading…

Meet the Maker

Michael Hoffman

Michael Hoffman

Blue Mountains artist and furniture maker, Michael Hoffman, likes making things. He chooses not to exist solely within the confines of woodwork, and specialises in other interesting materials, metals, and even discovered objects (like the teeth of now-extinct Giant Whale Birds)… But, more from him on that later… Continue Reading…

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A Celebration of Women Woodworkers

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In honour of Women’s History Month & International Women’s Day, we wanted to shine the spotlight on Australia’s remarkably talented women woodworkers. Meet a few of Handkrafted’s fantastic female furniture makers, who have carved out big names for themselves in this male-dominated domain.  Continue Reading…

Meet the Maker

Telegraph Road

Telegraph Road

Elliot Jones of Telegraph Road specialises in bespoke furniture, commercial fit outs, and steel fabrication. Hardwoods hold a special place in his heart, along with other reclaimed and sustainable materials. In this snapshot into Elliot’s life, he unveils the insides and outs of Telegraph Road. Continue Reading…