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Innovation in Design

Just because something’s always been done one way doesn’t mean that’s the only way, or the best way, to do it. There will always be innovators looking for new and better ways to solve problems and meet demands.

Green Gables Visitors Centre

In the classic children’s novel Anne of Green Gables, the story’s plucky young heroine says, “It’s delightful when your imaginations come true, isn’t it?” The team behind the construction of the Green Gables Visitors Centre couldn’t agree…

Beyond Style: Selling Design in 2021

Whose design is it anyway? For residential wood-products retailers and installers, there may be interest in a study from the Real American Hardwood Promotion Coalition (RAHCP). The RAHCP was formed in 2019 to identify opportunities and…

Arrogance earned

Nakashima, Maloof and Castle In the early ‘70s, there was a show called WoodenWorks at the Renwick Gallery, which is a part of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington D.C. Now we would describe it as a show of studio furniture, then…