If you’re looking for one-of-a-kind tables, bookshelves or cabinetry, check out these Metro Detroit handmade furniture companies and studios.
By Alana Blumenstein
Featured photo via Hunt & Noyer
1. Hunt & Noyer Furniture
2431 4th St., Detroit
Hunt & Noyer, founded by Kyle Huntoon in 2013, builds furniture to be passed to generations. Inspired by his family’s tradition of passing things down, Huntoon decided to share his craft with the world. Hunt & Noyer creates thoughtfully designed, high-quality furniture that is built to last.
7511 Intervale St., Detroit
GANAS, founded in 2010 by Richard Ganas, aims to bridge the gap between design and craftmanship. Utilizing both traditional and modern processes, the in-house design team can bring any idea to life. Ganas uses his creativity to create unique high-quality furniture you won’t find anywhere else.
3. Vogue Furniture
2720 W. 14 Mile Road, Royal Oak
Vogue Furniture has been designing for Michigan homeowners since its founding in 1977. Valuing quality artistry and service, all pieces are uniquely designed for the customer. With a “one-man, one-job” approach, the team takes pride in their work and focuses on sustainability, using wood certified by the Forest Stewardship Council.
4. Live Edge Artisan
4413 Fernlee Ave., Royal Oak
Live Edge Artisan, a supplier of live edge bespoke furniture, pays homage to trees by offering them a “second life” through furniture. Founder Scott Myers designs beautifully crafted pieces to be passed on for generations. Live Edge Artisan honors nature through their artistry.
5. BK Woodworking
6250 Campbell Road, Ann Arbor
BK Woodworking, founded by Bob and Karen Johnson, is a family-owned business that takes pride personal and dedicated customer service. Whether it’s handmade kitchen cabinets, bookcases or shelves, they promise to design it to your satisfaction. With an ‘If you can dream it, they can build it’ motto, the Johnsons are up for any challenge.
6. Broadleaf Studio
2294 Earlmont Road, Berkley
Broadleaf Studio, founded by Matthew McMillan, focuses on mid-century modern design, furniture and woodworking. Familiar with the hustle of a busy lifestyle, McMillan creates furniture that is both beautiful and practical. Building each piece by hand, McMillan approaches his work with efficiency and a deep appreciation for the material.