On This Moment: Our Interview with Malene Barnett

On This Moment: Our Interview with Malene Barnett

        In August, mebl | Transforming Furniture interviewed Malene Barnett.  In 2018, Malene founded the Black Artists + Designers Guild (BADG) to “combat the lack of representation of Black talent and culture in the design industry,” including...

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VOTE TODAY! For your favorite beds.

VOTE TODAY! For your favorite beds.

VOTE TODAY! For your favorite beds. In this election season, mebl | Transforming Furniture is extending its platform into beds.  Help elect your top candidates! What these beds all have in common is reclaimed wood and high-quality craftsmanship. Where they differ in...

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On This Moment:   Our Interview with Waad El Hadidy

On This Moment: Our Interview with Waad El Hadidy

    In early July, mebl | Transforming Furniture interviewed Waad El Hadidy.  We explored the implications of today's tumultuous juncture on the worlds of design, furniture and sustainability. Waad, based in Brooklyn NY, is Design Director at a global hotel...

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Reclaimed Wood and Clarity

Reclaimed Wood and Clarity

One of the exciting aspects of working with a diverse range of furniture makers is learning about the inspiration and building process behind their products. With environmental sustainability and good design as a common thread, each approaches creativity in a unique...

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Preserving the Beauty and History of Charleston

Preserving the Beauty and History of Charleston

We love the stories behind the furniture as much as the products themselves. mebl | Transforming Furniture’s founder, Michael, listened intently as Capers Landrum Cauthen talked about his passion for reclaimed wood and how he first got into furniture building.  A...

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Rubbing Shoulders with Brooklyn

Rubbing Shoulders with Brooklyn

  INSPIRATION  "My wish is inspiration from the City of New York," Hamed Ouattara approached us via email in summer 2019, "and to surprise myself with the objects and creations that emerge. I would like to rub shoulders with my Brooklyn surroundings!" BURKINA...

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MEBL: Our Style

MEBL: Our Style

At mebl | Transforming Furniture -- full of furniture that's curious and adventurous -- three styles characterize what we feature: Striking textures and colors:   We cherish the details. From rich grain to beautifully crafted inlays, our furniture celebrates the...

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