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New Load of Driftwood

Our process begins in the waterways of Florida. Cedar trees are struck by lightning, blown over in hurricanes, or die naturally in the rivers, swamps and oceans of our nearby landscape. These pieces of wood eventually become driftwood, naturally finished and smoothed by the powerful currents of these waters. The driftwood is collected by authorized individuals and sold to us, […]

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Custom Driftwood Table and Mantle Piece

          This is a custom driftwood mantle we just finished for a customer in Spain. The customer was adamant that it not be a shelf to collect knick-knacks, so it allowed us to create a more free-form design. It looks stunning with our white wash finish. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you have an idea […]

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Driftwood: Facts and Discussion

http://www.absoluteastronomy.com/topics/Driftwood Driftwood is wood that has been washed onto a shore or beach of a sea or river by the action of winds, tides, waves or man. It is a form of marine debris or tidewrack. In some waterfront areas, driftwood is a major nuisance. However, the driftwood provides shelter and food for birds, fish and other aquatic species as […]

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Selecting Our Driftwood

The driftwood used in our tables is taken from the Atlantic Ocean, Gulf of Mexico, and various rivers and waterways of Florida, and is sustainably harvested by our various suppliers. After coming to our shop, the wood is cleaned and sanitized, then sorted by size. When a driftwood table is being built, each piece of driftwood is hand selected by […]

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Large Mirror Mosaic Table with Painted Base

This is our newest driftwood table, and we are really excited about it. It combines a custom-designed driftwood base with a mirrored mosaic top by Ercole Home. The base is painted a smooth, semi-gloss white, and was made to resemble a tree trunk. This piece is going into a foyer as a display table, so it allowed us to go […]

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