Welcome to the Alex Brooks Furniture blog, where you’ll find inspiration and information for nature led contemporary wood furniture.

Devon Open Studios

9th – 24th September 2023 For the first time I'm taking part in Devon Open Studios, from my home garden workshop in Seaton, Devon. Devon Open Studios is the annual flagship event of Devon Artist Network. Every September members of the network, potters, painters,...

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I bloody love wood!

I bloody love wood. Always have. From carving walking sticks with my Grandad, through climbing every tree in the vicinity of our rural childhood home, all leading to my career making outdoor and indoor furniture. It’s not just the working with wood that I love, but...

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Mantle Shelf Charred Cedar of Lebanon

“Having been a fan of Alex’s work for a few years I knew he was just the person to commission to make us a mantelshelf as we wanted something a bit out of the ordinary above our wood burning stove. We agreed on a charred cedar mantel and Alex made us something very...

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Cedar of Lebanon Wooden Stools

“I bought one of the gorgeous Cedar of Lebanon wooden stools as a gift for my dad and we all love it. It is such a lovely simple design, expertly crafted from a beautiful piece of wood. The stool brings texture and nature into the home and also works brilliantly as...

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Craft Festival Cheltenham

I’m proud to tell you that  Alex Brooks Furniture has been selected to exhibit at the CRAFT Festival - Cheltenham! Craft Festival Cheltenham returns for its fifth year this March, with a hundred of the finest designer makers from across the UK exhibiting at Cheltenham...

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Behind The Product

What we consider when sourcing the timber... Will we find it in the first place!? Dad keeps his ear to the ground. He grew up in the area and so knows a lot of the farmers and landowners. Often after a storm he may hear about a fallen tree and he will try and contact...

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