Do you care about the source of your hardwood? Better start—plenty of it is illegally harvested, and governments are starting to crack down. Besides, we’re getting used to sustainably sourced meat and fish—why not wood?
That’s part of the thinking behind Aaron Poritz’s furniture. His Waverly Lounge is made from sustainably sourced nanciton and teak from Nicaragua. He informs the customer about the origins of the wood with each sale, and his Waverly Lounge is a unique blend of non-standard angles, thinly-hewn wood, and understated elegance. Inquire within for a price.