Chicago-area interior designer Two Hands Interiors turned an unfinished basement into a classy entertainment room with clever ceiling treatments, and warm materials like wood and leather. … Read More Designer Profile: Two Hands Interiors Favors Patina Over Perfection in Classy Basement Entertainment Room
We have a lot to celebrate, both big and small. Here are a few notable moments from our 2019. … Read More 2019 Year in Review: Celebrating Milestones
When interior designer Jenna Siebert shared with us photos of a recent client project using our Leather Drawer Pulls, we were absolutely stunned. Eager to hear more about this project, we asked Jenna to tell us a little about her design process.… Read More Designer Profile: “Feel Good” Spaces by J & J Design Team
The ending of the year is a lovely time to take a deep breath and reflect on the experiences that have passed before we rush to move forward into yet another new year. The theme this year is family. … Read More 2018 Year in Review: Truly a Family Business
Artist Goldhart says his bike project finally came together once he found Walnut Studiolo’s Bullwhip Braided Leather Bar Wrap.
“The end result is stunning!” he says. “These leather wraps are truly the centerpiece of the build.”… Read More Customer Profile: Goldhart’s Bike Aesthetic
The Emily Post guide to anniversary gifts has become to go-to standard for what category of gifts to give each year. The list includes two of our favorite materials – leather (year three) and wood (year five). … Read More Selecting a Special Anniversary Gift
The perfect 10th wedding anniversary gift makes a special weekend for a cribbage-loving couple celebrating their marriage.… Read More A Couple That Plays Cribbage Together Stays Together
This year, we deeply connected with neighbors, and our own values.… Read More 2017 Year in Review: Settling and Persisting
One New Year’s Day, on the advice of a friend, we decided to lay out our mission, goals, and values as a company. At first it felt hokey, but by the end, it had a more profound impact on us that we could have imagined. Now we want to share them with you. … Read More Declaring Our Values
We will always remember 2016 as a year of hope and resilience. For Walnut Studiolo, it represented a time to embrace our dreams and commit ourselves 100% to a life well lived (even if that means we have to work our tails off for it). This year illustrated the importance of neighbors and community, and the relentless power of quiet moments. We emerge from 2016 feeling stronger than ever, as a wife/husband team, and as a business.
We’d like to take the time to reflect on some of our favorite happenings of 2016.… Read More 2016 Year in Review: Hope and Resilience