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Love Design? Love Toronto? Meet Interior Design Toronto

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Love Design? Love Toronto? Meet Interior Design Toronto

If you’ve followed RetroWorks long enough, you’ve learned that we are a passionate bunch.  We’re passionate about what we do and where we live.  We put every little bit of ourselves and our energy into designing and creating exciting industrial furniture right here in Toronto.  Our creations were initially borne out of the fact that we wanted to furnish our home with industrial furniture but we couldn’t find quite what we were looking for. So, as a couple of crafty and talented people, we decided to start making it for ourselves and for anyone else who was interested.  So far,...

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Guest Blog in Medium - The resurgence in handcrafted furniture

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Guest Blog in Medium - The resurgence in handcrafted furniture

RetroWorks was born out of passion for the industrial style aesthetic.  Over the years together, Jamie and I sought out and purchased a lot steel furniture, including a coat rack, a bar cart, an office desk, a coffee tables and a media console.  While in all of these cases, we love the appearance of these items, we noticed that they lacked the enduring quality and craftsmanship we'd hope for in an industrial piece.  Some began to rust and some were made of a lower grade steel that didn't hold up to weight of the items, like a TV, that we'd put on...

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Guest Blog in Dwell on Industrial Style Design

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Guest Blog in Dwell on Industrial Style Design

We've been busy doing a little extra circular writing these days and wanted to share with you one of the guest blogs we've written recently in Dwell, Putting Industrial Style Design into Your Living Space. The article speaks to the growing popularity of industrial style design and how you can incorporate it into your home to achieve the stylish urban vibe it is known for.  Hope you'll swing by Dwell to check it out, and stay tuned here for more similar articles down the road.    (Photo Credit Above:  Asbe - iStock by Getty Images)  

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