December 21, 2019

Super Stylish Handmade Bookcases

These days bookcases aren’t just about holding books. They can add real character to a room as well. Steve is just the person to speak to if you’re looking for a handmade bookcase that is both practical and stylish. The word book ‘case’ suggests a closed object. However contemporary bookcases tend to be open fronted and made up of a simple series of shelves. This is because in recent times the simple shelf has in may ways come full circle in design. It’s just kept its later bookcase name. The original wall shelf has evolved on from its earliest medieval form when scribes used it […]
November 21, 2019
Handmade chest of drawers in English ash

What Makes A Great Set Of Handmade Drawers?

Today there’s a real variety of styles on offer when it comes to choosing a set of drawers. So what makes a great set of handmade drawers? Design and finish are of course really important. However the way the natural wood is celebrated makes a real difference too. It adds to the overall look and feel of the piece. Steve is always careful to showcase the distinctive features of the wood that he’s working with. This is what makes a great set of handmade drawers. It gives you something that is not only unique but extra special too. This stunning chest of handmade drawers by […]
October 10, 2019

Always A Warm Welcome At Folly Farm

You’re always guaranteed a warm welcome at Folly Farm when you visit Steve’s friendly workshop and showroom. He’s been greeting clients here for more than 30 years. Steve loves nothing better than to meet you in person. To get a better understanding of your requirements and what you’re looking for. Often clients will have been told about Steve through personal recommendations. While others will have found his work through the internet and will have had a chance to take a good look at the many examples on his site. Some are happy to order without a trip to the showroom at Folly Farm. While others […]