Entries by Ross

Catherine’s Silky Oak Recliner

Update: December 28, 2015 Catherine’s newly restored and re-upholstered silky oak recliner is now complete and ready for delivery! December 7, 2015 Catherine wanted her silky oak recliner restored and re-upholstered to surprise her husband for Christmas. The drab old look makes way for a fresh fun feel in front of the TV! WTS!  

Sally’s Queen Ann Style Stool

February 26, 2016 Sally’s Queen Ann stool and dresser is now complete! December 4, 2015 Sally came to Renowned to have us restore an old Queen Ann style stool. We’ll also be replacing the tapestry upholstery. This piece, which comes with a dresser, was a treasured possession of Sally’s grandmother. After inheriting it, Sally thinks […]

Bambi & Bear Hair Salon’s Wooden Animal Mascots

Update: December 18, 2015 The hand carved mascots for Liana’s new hair salon, “Bambi & Bear,” are coming along nicely. Handpicked blocks of genuine old growth Queensland rainforest red cedar are being used for the job. December 2, 2015 We are working on a cool project for a client who is about to open up a […]

Kitchen Renovation Projects

Well, Christmas is nearly upon us again and the age old request is coming at us thick and fast: “Can you have it done for us before Christmas?” We are going full speed while projects are wide and varied. We’re currently working on two kitchens – one in suburban Brisbane and one on an island […]

Joanna’s classic timber bedhead

Joanna had one classic timber bedhead and she wanted it cloned so that she could have a matching unit in the guest bedroom. Renowned took a few pictures of Joanna’s bedhead. Then, for the new bedhead we added some ‘today technology’ with wireless remote controlled dimmable night/reading lights, did the polish & finish to suit […]

John’s Bagatelle

Updated: November 18, 2015 John’s Bagatelle table is now complete! November 11, 2o15 What is a Bagatelle? John came to us with a really rare snooker style game called Bagatelle. The rules and the skills are so tight that I can completely understand why Billiards & Pool took over as the game of choice in […]