Traditional, hand made furniture in English hardwoods
The beauty of book-matched grain
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refers to the process of splitting the wood and opening the two halves
out so that they lie side-by-side. This mirrors the grain and gives
a beautiful effect. I use this method wherever possible - it gives a
lovely appearance to a hand made table top.
It is difficult to show book matched table examples on a web site because of the relatively small picture size; but have a look at these examples of the technique, which are small pieces, hand made for use as candelabra. They measure perhaps 18" - 20" wide:
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items are individual and designed
to your requirements.