Campaign Furniture – The Origins and History

history of British campaign furniture

Campaign furniture, also known as British campaign furniture, was designed to be packed up and carried. Its origins can be traced back as far as the Roman armies of Julius Caesar. In Europe, most of the surviving pieces are from Napoleon’s campaigns in the 19th century. However, it is most commonly associated with the rise […]

African Touch Hardwood Finishes

The first question to ask ourselves is why we finish wood at all? Is it not better to sand down the fine furniture and leave it raw, particularly as we use such fine, dense hardwoods? After all, many purist furniture makers, particularly in Scandinavia, prefer to leave the finished product raw. This is certainly an […]