Christopher Metcalfe

Christopher Metcalfe

Product/Furniture Designer based in Auckland New Zealand. Lover of clever design, patterns, and what ever else catches my eye.
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Grace – bar stool by Staffan Holm for Swedese. When tasked with making a bar stool of his chair Grace, Staffan Holm cut the entire chair into pieces, removed them little by little, and then put them back together again – creating a bar stool as elegant as its sister chair.

Grace – bar stool by Staffan Holm for Swedese. When tasked with making a bar stool of his chair Grace, Staffan Holm cut the entire chair into pieces, removed them little by little, and then put them back together again – creating a bar stool as elegant as its sister chair.

Elegant Tabletop Fasteners By Tom Caspar   On my best work, I want the bottom of my project to look as good as the top. That’s when I make an old-fashioned set of wooden tabletop fasteners, or “buttons,” rather than use the modern stamped-steel type. A button allows a solid-wood top to expand and contract through the seasons. When the top’s grain runs parallel to the rail, the button slides …

Elegant Tabletop Fasteners By Tom Caspar On my best work, I want the bottom of my project to look as good as the top. That’s when I make an old-fashioned set of wooden tabletop fasteners, or “buttons,” rather than use the modern stamped-steel type. A button allows a solid-wood top to expand and contract through the seasons. When the top’s grain runs parallel to the rail, the button slides …

“Precision. Birds beak joint. Blackwood and Celery Top Pine. #antongerner…

“Precision. Birds beak joint. Blackwood and Celery Top Pine. #antongerner…

Pièces découpées de façon à ce qu'elles s'assemblent en une croix (avec un système d'encoche).

Pièces découpées de façon à ce qu'elles s'assemblent en une croix (avec un système d'encoche).

A great example of how CNC technology is changing the face of traditional joinery

A great example of how CNC technology is changing the face of traditional joinery

Craftsman Solid Wood Dining Table in Ash    From Hedge House - this is a front runner for my dining room table right now. handcrafted by an amish wood worker with over 20 years experience. It's made from solid ash, and has a matte finish. The legs remove for shipping.

Craftsman Solid Wood Dining Table in Ash From Hedge House - this is a front runner for my dining room table right now. handcrafted by an amish wood worker with over 20 years experience. It's made from solid ash, and has a matte finish. The legs remove for shipping.

Colección de sillas, taburetes y mesas modelo Esse de Crassevig diseñado por Ludovica y Roberto Palomba. Mobiliario de diseño para oficinas, contract o hogar. (Espacio Aretha agente exclusivo para España).

Colección de sillas, taburetes y mesas modelo Esse de Crassevig diseñado por Ludovica y Roberto Palomba. Mobiliario de diseño para oficinas, contract o hogar. (Espacio Aretha agente exclusivo para España).

Mixis by Crassevig available at http://www.interiorfusion.co.uk/seating/dining_chairs/mixis.html

Mixis by Crassevig available at http://www.interiorfusion.co.uk/seating/dining_chairs/mixis.html