Making the most of wood and its natural beauty: Those are the <i>raisons d’être</i> behind this home-accessories brand. Artisans craft its sculptural bowls and platters from leftover stumps of shan mu, a durable species of Chinese fir. The removal of these stumps—often left behind by loggers—both facilitates faster reforestation and maximizes the use of this lustrous resource, proving doing good and looking good can be one and the same.
Artisans craft these sculptural bowls, platters, and decorative objects from the beautifully gnarled stumps of shan mu, a durable species of fir found in the mountains of China. Each is singular in design, and is protected with a food-safe lacquer that magnifies the wood’s natural beauty.