Rag dolls make a return with CuddlesomeCuties

Rag dolls are some of the oldest-documented children's toys in human history. In direct contrast with their plastic and mass-produced counterparts in the modern age, these dolls are made by hand from scraps of material or rags. Each doll is, therefore, unique and made with love and care. Sharon, owner and creative behind CuddlesomeCuties, is … Continue reading Rag dolls make a return with CuddlesomeCuties

On dovetail joints, inlay work and pieces made to last

I have an appreciation for hardwood furniture and furniture that tells a story; something that has stemmed from my father's passion for the same. I first met Johnny Wagenaar when I was having some old family furniture restored.  I didn't want the mahogany dining chairs that I had inherited to lose their character - the patina and … Continue reading On dovetail joints, inlay work and pieces made to last