upcycled pine hutch

80’s Pine Hutch

Wondering what to do with that ’80’s pine hutch? – Recycling or Upcycling? “Upcycling” (as it’s the new catch phrase) provides so much more satisfaction when compared to tossing an old relic out or trying to sell it for pittance when it’s completely ‘out of vogue’. Look at this piece – The before shot looks […]

1800s cedar writer's desk

1800’s Cedar Writer’s Desk

Our client brought this circa 1800’s cedar writers desk to us after starting the restoration process herself. When it became clear it was a tough job, she asked our craftsmen to complete it. Working with timber has a certain and distinct feeling about it. The natural markings don’t just create an aesthetic look and feel, […]

Penny’s Piano Stool

Possibly 110 years old, this stool has been sent to us for some TLC.  A full strip back, repolish and a new seat with webbing and a new tapestry fabric will have it looking a million dollars! The next stage in the rebirth of penny’s treasured piano stool. All joints redone, full strip back and […]

Antique Fireplace

Winter is coming and Renowned have started ’unveiling’ some very unique fire places. These beauties blend the old and the new so well, this particular one is made from solid cedar. Genuine antique components, portable, powered by methylated spirits and a real conversation piece. They not only look great but they also really pump out […]