During this weird, weird COVID-19 time, how can we use our hands and our skills and our materials to support you? Free leather craft kits. When times are tough, we like to make art, and now we’ve made it easy for you too.… Read More Free Leather Bookmark Craft Kits from Walnut
We are delighted to introduce our new shop assistant, Tanuki the Siberian kitten.… Read More Meet Tanuki, Our New Shop Kitten
Walnut Studiolo’s sturdy leather and wood drawer pulls and cabinet handles are a natural fit on rustic and modern barn doors. In this post, we’ll discuss some of our options and recommendations for outfitting your sliding door with natural material pulls and handles made from leather and wood. … Read More Leather and Wood Pulls for Barn Doors
Every March, we honor St. Patrick’s Day with a special kelly green edition of the 6-Pack Frame Cinch and our Reusable 6-Pack. … Read More St. Patrick’s Day Special Edition 6-Pack
Meet “The Burnside”: a hinged leather pull perfect for easy grabbing and perpendicular pulling. … Read More “The Burnside” Hinged Leather Handle
Announcing a new metal hardware option for our Leather Drawer Pulls Collection: BLACK! … Read More New hardware for the Drawer Pulls Collection: BLACK
How can we survive making crafts into the future? And is there any point to making crafts when machines and factories are so good, so prevalent, and make goods so affordably?
In this post, we’re going to meditate a little on the value of craft and craftsmanship, and the future as we see it.
We interviewed long-time customer Mel George about her sustainable approach to real estate. We discussed the impact of philanthropy, supporting women in the trades, environmental sustainability and client gifting in her work, and she shared the secrets to her success! … Read More Customer Profile: Portland realtor Mel George’s sustainable approach to client gifts and community
Our clever customers have been finding all kinds of unique DIY uses for our old-fashioned leather wraps. This post shows the different wrap styles and dimensions so you can DIY the perfect leather-wrapped handle, railing, bar rail, bannister, appliance, door, and more! … Read More You Can DIY Leather Wraps on Anything (!) using our Bicycle Bar Wraps
This weekend we lost our family member and shop cat, Huskey. Huskey entered our lives one day, 3 months after we got married, when he was about 12 weeks old, so we have always romantically assumed that he was born on our wedding day. We marked the years of our marriage with his age. Valerie… Read More In memory of Huskey, the greatest shop cat who ever lived