A Silver Lining for Square Roots

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 mixing it up in Los Angeles

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

Meet the Square Roots Team: Mauro from Manzano

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

Valerie Gregori McKenzie curates Square Roots @ IFFS

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

Reeves Design + Square Roots

Next week at the International Furniture Fair Singapore (IFFS), Square Roots will showcase their collaboration with award-winning British designer John Reeves.

Farm Gate

Working with Square Roots, John has created a range around the theme ‘Farm Gate’, to be released at the upcoming IFFS. … Continue reading

Square Roots finds new partners in Japan

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

Square Roots in this months Barker & Stonehouse brochure

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

PRANA BEDROOM – Best exhibit award

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

Every tree has a story

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

A trip to the beach

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

ESKA CHAIRS

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

‘The Woodsman’ in action

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

Our business ethics

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