For those who are searching for a retro vibe with a touch of the modern, this lustrous-looking coffee table with a gorgeous mango wood table top should be top of the list. Handmade from beginning to end, this piece of furniture has leanings towards a different era, but with a new, much sleeker and more industrial edge. The company who makes this employs two hundred factory workers who are passionate about their work and always have a positive attitude, and it shows. They thrive on challenges and are always willing to give a helping hand or an opinion if they feel something could be improved. All employees are offered ESI (employee state insurance), receive Provident Funding towards retirement and perhaps more importantly, free tea and snacks throughout the day! Being fitness fanatics, every year the whole company takes part in the Delhi Half Marathon and they celebrate festivals with employees and their families. Traditional wood-carving skills are employed in conjunction with state-of-the-art modern machinery, hence the juxtaposition in this piece of furniture. The company is FSC certified and procure their wood from legal sources. They also offer recycled wood items. They use have solar panels to provide their electricity and a whole team is dedicated to working on improvement within their factory with future plans already in place. They hope to be able to continue to work in a way that is environmentally friendly, whilst producing the finest quality products from India. This table would fit equally well within a modern stark scheme as a centre-piece, or in amongst bohemian organised clutter. The top is also removable for hidden storage such as a spare bedspread or cushions.
Why we love this product!
- Removable table top for extra storage
- Modern retro sleek
- A pinch of bohemian
Diameter: 90cm H: 45cm