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COCKTAILS & DESIGN: A LOOK AT OUR FAVORITE DISTILLERY

Posted on January 16, 2019 in Interior Designs, Made in America, Restaurant Furniture, Restaurant Design, Industrial Styleby Andrea Reynolds We love profiling stunning restaurants from around the world, but it’s pretty special when we find one in our own backyard. Tucked away in the Grand Rapids north Monroe industrial district, you’ll find the unpretentious yet sophisticated Gray Skies Distillery. Gray Skies Distillery is…

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Why Being A Parent Can Actually Increase Your Productivity

ByDr. R. Kay Green , Contributor06/05/2017 10:54am ET | Updated June 5, 2017 While some think that parenting takes away from a career, @HuffPost writes that parents actually have more drive and learn valuable skills like negotiation, multitasking, and patience. How has parenting shaped you?   https://www.huffpost.com/entry/why-being-a-parent-can-actually-increase-your-productivity_b_59356f60e4b062a6ac0ad1c5  

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Ask the Expert: The Importance of Top-Quality Furniture Design in Commercial Spaces By Mikenna Pierotti

Take a seat in nearly any chain restaurant today and you’ll probably notice something has shifted. From pleather and plastic to warm woods and clean metals, quick-service eating spaces have evolved, with Wi-Fi and comfortable lounge areas flexible enough to host a working lunch and intimate enough for a solo meal. Michigan-based Grand Rapids Chair Company has…

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HEYA!!!

In Japanese, Heya means “small room.” Designer Roger Webb created Heya to form smaller spaces within an environment. For individuals, Heya creates a place for people to escape, think, and breathe. For groups, Heya creates a place for people to closely collaborate and connect. We even took Heya to a more portable level with Heya…

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The last ten percent

The last ten percent A conversation with Jami Brames in the Blue House Studio—Huntingburg, Indiana On a cold, sunny day this spring, we spoke with Jami Brames, our creative director, about her passions, her career, and the importance of the last ten percent of design. Here are some of our favorite things she said: ○○○…

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Ultratech | Wired Introduces a New Collection

Introducing Wired, the newest collection in the Ultratech family featuring a pattern inspired by technology. Wired highlights a unique hand and matte finish that makes a dramatic statement. Ultratech | Wired expresses how touch and color are interwoven. Its unique appeal encourages tactile interaction that must be felt. Subtle layering of color provides depth of…

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INSIDE A DREAMY, MODERN FOOD COURT

Posted on July 10, 2017 in Bentwoods, Commercial restaurant furniture, Cafeteria Furniture by Andrea Reynolds Featuring a bright white industrial space, the Charleston food court, Workshop, could feel sterile or even hokey—but it doesn’t. On the contrary, it’s delightful. Exposed ductwork, bright windows, and light wood tables provide a modern feel. Flints of copper speckle the space, adding Southern charm and…

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BROOKE – BEHIND THE DESIGN: MEET TIM STOEPKER

                                  Meet the designer behind the Brooke Collection, Tim Stoepker. With just a few days before its official debut, the Brooke Collection symobolizes our desire to work with local designers to bring unique, well-designed products to market. From Turnstone…

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