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Made from one piece of leather folded seven times, this clutch holds everything you need for an adventure out on the town. The clutch includes slots for Cards, folded dividers for cash and fits handsets up to 6.5” The design challenge for this product was to create a highly functional clutch with one piece of leather. It took many iterations, first made of paper, then hand cut form leather to create the final design. Its now cut out using a bladed steel die and a 2000 lb machine made for shoe manufacturing. The whole thing is held together using a...

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We planned a western road trip and needed to upgrade my Honda Element to do it. The video below gives the full tour but the crown jewel is the slide out camp kitchen. Inspired by historic Campaign Furniture and yacht interiors this kitchen chest can be used in a vehicle or clamped to a picnic table.   View this post on Instagram A post shared by Addington Company (@addington_company)    

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Pandemic Ahoy,  Last year after seeing adds for hand free "covid keys"  I decided to take a shot at creating one. My take includes a styled anchor form that doubles as a belt clip. I prototyped the first one on plywood and then has a few laser cut out of aluminum. 

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Who hasn't wanted to have a library wall with rolling ladder in their house? Last summer I took that from a dream to a reality in what we are now calling our library room. I wanted to include elements of modern design while keeping with the feel of our 1915 craftsmen home. Steel uprights give a modern feel while black walnut supports and pine shelves tie into the warm flooring and dark trim in the house. The design uses both flat-pack and modular assembly techniques to allow it to be customized to different spaces. While We decided to keep it...

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Chip: "hey Jenny I booked a couple nights in February at that Lake Superior yurt, its like a mile hike in though" Jenny: "It's good we have that plastic cargo sled we bought for the island trip last winter" Chip: ".... Or i could spend weeks researching kick-sleds, and a dog sleds and spend a bunch of time designing and building our own hybrid kick-and-cargo sled..." Jenny: *supportive silence*   Ash, leather, and plastic come together in this hybrid sled design that can haul kids, cargo or a passenger though the snow to enjoy winter adventures. Laminated ash runner with...

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