Field Notes

Meet the Dalton

Our Canteen chair and stools have served our clients very well, but we wanted to make some adjustments to the design to reduce weight while improving comfort and durability. As a result, we...
Posted in commercial, Crow Works, Design, furniture, restaurant, American Hardwood, Hospitality, Made in USA, manufacturing, Middle American, chair, product design, color

Blend Café – Quick Ship Program

Columbus State Community College made use of our Transit chairs in Bourbon and Welded X tables in Lightly Toasted to outfit their Blend Café space. Mixing and matching wood finishes is a great way...
Posted in commercial, Crow Works, Design, furniture, restaurant, American Hardwood, Hospitality, Made in USA, manufacturing, Middle American, chair, product design, color

2020 Product and Finish Updates

 

At Crow Works, we have been diligently streamlining our client experience to make it easier and more seamless to order our products.

 

In addition, our team has been working incredibly hard...

Posted in American Made, commercial, Crow Works, Crow Works Product, Design, furniture, American Hardwood, Made in USA, manufacturing, Natural

25 Years of Grit & Ingenuity

In 1995, we started Crow Works in a quaint 1,200 square foot store, and for three straight years, we worked every day, evening, and weekend. Why? We believed that we had a bigger mission and...

Posted in American Made, commercial, Crow Works, Crow Works Product, Design, furniture, American Hardwood, Made in USA, manufacturing, Natural, capsule collection

Our newest textile options...now available!

We're very excited to announce 16 colorful new standard upholstery options! These textiles are part of the Ultrafabrics Ultraleather® | Pro line, and are extremely tough and hard-wearing. They...

Posted in color, samples, materials, finishes

WOOD EDUCATION: HARDWOOD VS. LAMINATE OR VENEER

Why do we use solid hardwoods vs. laminate?

 

Laminate tabletops can be a good short term option; they're inexpensive, come in many colors and patterns, and are easily accessible. However,...

Posted in education, American Hardwood, American White Oak, Forestry, American Black Walnut

Crow Works x Color Collective

We're partnering with Lauren Wager of Color Collective to use our materials and finishes as a starting point for thoughtfully crafted mood boards. "Working with the Crow Works materials has...

Posted in color, samples, materials, finishes

In this Together

Food and beverage establishments around the world are being pushed to pivot; to adjust to new social distancing measures and adapt their strategies. Crow Works partners with many of these...

Posted in Project, client

2020 Color Trends

By now you've probably seen the big design news; Pantone's Color of the Year for 2020, Classic Blue, has been announced. The choosing of a color or palette of the year is a popular trend...

Posted in Office Design, Featured Project

A LOOK BACK AT 2019

In addition to our Curated line, we've developed unique pieces for large design projects. We picked our nine favorite custom products from 2019 to share with you and spoke with some of our team...

Posted in custom, client, starbucks, carve, product design, ghostwriter
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