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UHURU |x| Shou Sugi Ban.

UHURU |x| Shou Sugi Ban.

Hono Stool | UHURU

Hono Stool | UHURU

Shou Sugi Ban is an ancient Japanese technique that preserves wood by charring it. Traditionally used for exterior siding using Sugi (Japanese Cedar), UHURU has applied this method to furniture for an exclusive, limited edition release of 25 tables and stools fabricated from reclaimed cedar poles from the Pacific Northwest.

Shou Sugi Ban is an ancient Japanese technique that preserves wood by charring it. Traditionally used for exterior siding using Sugi (Japanese Cedar), UHURU has applied this method to furniture for an exclusive, limited edition release of 25 tables and stools fabricated from reclaimed cedar poles from the Pacific Northwest.

The Hono Stool via Uhuru.com

The Hono Stool via Uhuru.com

The decades-old poles were cut and charred in UHURU’s Red Hook studio and are finished with a non-toxic, plant-based oil. The resultant stools and tables speak to the timelessness of the Shou Sugi Ban method and pay homage to its status as one of the earliest methods of wood preservation.

The decades-old poles were cut and charred in UHURU’s Red Hook studio and are finished with a non-toxic, plant-based oil. The resultant stools and tables speak to the timelessness of the Shou Sugi Ban method and pay homage to its status as one of the earliest methods of wood preservation.

The Mason Stool is a section of a 12″ x 12″ antique pine beam set on a 1″ blackened steel base. It is finished to a smooth shine, yet retains the scars of its past, including nail holes and irons stains.

The Mason Stool is a section of a x antique pine beam set on a blackened steel base. It is finished to a smooth shine, yet retains the scars of its past, including nail holes and irons stains.

Super cool, wonder how practical it is. Magnetized Float Table by RPR 2

Float Side Table by Rock Paper Robot // The Float Table is a matrix of "magnitized" wooden cubes that levitate with respect to one another. The repelling cubes are held in equilibrium by a system of tensile steel cables - AWESOME!

Tactical BBQ Apron for the husband, sadly it can't actually teach him how to BBQ

Bad-Ass Black the Boss Tactical Chef Apron by ThinkGeek Keeps all your BBQ gear on hand. Don't wear any apron, wear one that enhances your BBQ adventures

Wood wool is a material made from leftover slivers cut from logs – it’s mainly used in packaging, filling, or bonded to form boards. As a celebration of this wonderful eco-friendly material, Italian designer Valerio Romondia created a simple eco-friendly clock using a single wood wool brick and a standard set of recycled aluminum hands.

Valerio Romondia's Kyoto Clock is a Recycled Wood Wool Time Block

Italian designer Valerio Romondia created a simple eco-friendly clock using just a wood wool brick and a standard set of recycled aluminum handles.

Hug a Tree, Hug This Mug.

Hug a Tree, Hug This Mug.

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