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Skatelamp: Portland-based MapleXO and woodworker Paul Sykes give new life to discarded skateboard scraps

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by Eva Glettner Portland, Oregon’s MapleXO rebirths old skateboards and skateboard scraps by turning them into everything from containers to bottle openers to earrings. Their most exciting object—the recently released…

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Allied Maker: The young woodworker releases an iPhone 5 shelf and more handmade goods

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After a relatively quiet start in August 2012 young woodworker Ryden Rizzo—producing under the moniker Allied Maker—quickly found his supremely simple homeware designs garnering much attention around the web. Now with the holiday media rush behind him, Rizzo returns to his workshop to update some of his stately designs…

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L’uomo che Firma il Legno: A rare look inside the studio of master woodworker Pierluigi Ghianda

L'uomo che Firma il Legno

Pierluigi Ghianda, known to many as the “poet of wood,” has in his career left an indelible mark on the world of design. The master ebonist was born in Brianza, a region that is considered the real factory of the Milanese design—if Milan can be considered the head, Brianza…

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