Field Notes

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

WOOD EDUCATION: GRAIN CHARACTER

Wood grain is an iconic look that outlasts trends, and brings the organic beauty of the outdoors in with every piece of furniture we create. The rich character of a board is created due to the...

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

WOOD EDUCATION: SUSTAINABILITY

The natural world is at the root of everything we do.

We utilize American hardwoods as the cornerstone of our work, however, we recognize the effects our wood usage can have on the world around...

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

How a Tabletop is Made

Each of our table tops are hand-made, from scratch, custom created for every client. From raw lumber to a finished table ready for your dinner rush, each is made with a dedication to the details...

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

PROJECT FEATURE: FUSIAN

FUSIAN, a fast-casual sushi restaurant, is changing the way people experience sushi in Ohio. Simple, fresh, and affordable, FUSIAN has created a place for everyone to enjoy Asian-American cuisine....

Posted in Project, American White Oak, Sea Salt, Cask, Paneling, Bulk Material, Concrete, lightly toasted

The Capsule Collection

A concept popularized by Donna Karan and the fashion industry in the 1980s, capsule collections feature the most essential and influential pieces of a collection. The Crow Works Capsule Collection...

Posted in capsule collection
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