The world’s first skyscraper built in the American art deco style is being rebooted for the digital age. Originally designed by Ralph Walker for the American Telephone Company, the building was completed in 1927 on the southern edge of Tribeca. … Continue reading
First major international design award!
Everyone at Square Roots is deservedly proud to have taken home their first major international design award. After three years of collaborations with designer Jose Ballesteros, the partnership has borne fruit with the Limonio dining chair. … Continue reading
Square Roots is partnering with popular U.S. west coast retailer, HD Buttercup, to offer shoppers more choice than ever.
Continuing to find fans in the U.S. after picking up a new business there earlier this year, Square Roots’ range of high quality, handcrafted furniture can now be found in exclusive Square Roots branded showrooms inside HD Buttercup stores. … Continue reading
The Run for the Heart 2017 charity race took place on November 12, in Tan Phu District, Ho Chi Minh City, raising funds for poor children suffering with congenital heart disease and attracting more than 15,000 people. … Continue reading
Producing Square Roots’ high-quality handcrafted furniture is far from a two-man show.
While founders Justin and Ed source the best sustainable French oak available and perform the alchemy on finishes that set their products apart, they couldn’t ship their furniture to the world without the support of a dedicated and professional team. … Continue reading
Following impressive feedback on Square Roots booth at this years’ International Furniture Fair Singapore (IFFS), Justin and Ed’s hand-crafted furniture has been finding more admirers in Asia and in the U.S. … Continue reading
Art Director Valerie Gregory McKenzie has worked with Square Roots to curate their exhibition space at this year’s International Furniture Fair Singapore (IFFS).
Well known as the creator of fashion-lifestyle brand Song – favored by celebrities and featured in fashion editorials worldwide – Valerie has since worked as a consultant on multiple resort and hotel projects throughout Asia. … Continue reading
Next week at the International Furniture Fair Singapore (IFFS), Square Roots will showcase their collaboration with award-winning British designer John Reeves.
Working with Square Roots, John has created a range around the theme ‘Farm Gate’, to be released at the upcoming IFFS. … Continue reading
If there’s one thing we love at Square Roots, it’s color.
As an essential part of the design and custom-finish of every piece of furniture we make, color is something we’re literally always thinking about. … Continue reading
For generations, lovers of design have looked East for inspiration. Treasuring centuries-old Japanese detail and innovation, the country’s woodwork, architecture and furniture-making, has long been synonymous with outstanding quality.
George Nakashima, the son of migrant Japanese parents, was one of the earliest pioneers in bringing this aesthetic, and commitment to excellence to a wider audience. … Continue reading
Visitors to Singapore’s famous shopping and entertainment strip will this week be able to examine Square Root’s range of high-quality, handmade furniture at retailer Mountain Teak’s pop-up location at Takashimaya Centre. … Continue reading
When the bigger chains want to know what’s on-trend in high-quality, handmade furniture, they look to the UK’s largest independent, family-run furniture retailer, Barker & Stonehouse.
Having developed a relationship with the father and son team who run it over the last ten years, Square Roots have been supplying them with their original designs for the last two. … Continue reading
1st runner-up in the bedroom furniture category!
Many thanks to the judges and organizers of this year’s show in Singapore. All at Square Roots were thrilled to receive an award for the Prana bedroom collection which was shown in our smoked oak finish and blackened, recycled, cast iron. … Continue reading
Behind the scenes at this years exhibition in Singapore. A great job from the Square Roots team to set up our largest trade show booth yet, a huge effort all round and a great result. … Continue reading
An insight into the process of sand casting. By recycling scrap iron we create striking contemporary designer pieces to form part of the Square Roots furniture collection.
The launch of our new bed and Nexa occasional tables at the recent Highpoint market in North Carolina. … Continue reading
The Square Roots products are as unique as the trees that they come from. Here’s a quick look at the precious material that we use, solid oak, and an insight into the way its natural form leads our design. … Continue reading
This year in June we headed to the beautiful Ke Ga peninsula for our annual company trip.
A great opportunity for all the Square Roots staff to explore a bit of Vietnam’s beautiful coastline and a chance for team building games and some well earned fun and relaxation on the beach. … Continue reading
The hugely popular Eska chair range has been expanded to include an counter stool as well as a bar stool.
The back design has also be re-engineered to allow extra wood movement to make sure these great chairs will perform in even the harshest, driest climates. … Continue reading
Understanding our timber, the forestry management in Europe and the timber mills that we work with is essential. Only through this understanding can we continue to guarantee the best quality materials, that have been harvested sustainably and cut and dried to the best possible standards. … Continue reading
Here are few shots of the latest Square Roots booth at the furniture fair in Singapore. Many thanks to all those who visited and made it such a successful event … Continue reading
Welcome to our first video which opens the doors to our factory to give an introduction to what we do every day. We hope you enjoy!
Square Roots is committed to responsible and ethical practice at all levels of our organisation; people, materials and environment
We recognise our people are as central as our product. We are committed to being an ethical company and have set up our business in line with the Ethical Trade Initiative base code (which reflects international standards as well as respecting local labour law). … Continue reading