This Oregon Artisan Is On A Mission To Keep Woodworking Alive

Inspired by furniture designer Sam Maloof, along with Danish modernist icons Finn Juhl and Hans Wegner, former U.S. military officer and woodland firefighter Justin Nelson began Fernweh Woodworking out of his Bend, Oregon, garage workshop in 2015. A self-taught woodworker who is just as passionate about design, Nelson has a catalog of small-batch minimalist tables (such as the Tripod Tables, below) and chairs, all designed and produced in-house. “I view myself as just a beginner woodworker and designer, and to some extent I hope to always feel that way,” he says. “No matter how much you learn, you should always… Read More


Balance: Home, Health, & Expectations | Remain Calm Session 3

This is the third of our “Remain Calm” livestream series. Hosted by Daniella Squicquero of The Hilton Head Life + The Beaufort Life. This session, I’m joined by the gorgeous and multi-faceted Marceilla Beach, mom of two adorable littles and owner of two successful businesses. In this video, we talk all about balance — what it means, both in the home and for our health. We also dive into the world of expectations, and how they have shifted not only with the rise of social media, but in the new (albeit temporary) world of even more abundant time to scroll…. Read More

Behind the Scenes | Preparing Your Home for Listing

“It’s not just the seller that is our client. It’s the property.”     Daniella: Hello everybody, Daniella and Ric here, and we are just finishing up day two of the imaging of a property that we are readying for the market.   While we wait for our photographer to arrive for this last portion, we were actually just talking about some interesting things relative to really readying and preparing a property for the market and the way that we do it. We thought it might be interesting to share some of that information with you, because there’s a really distinct… Read More

French Country Meets Lowcountry on the Marshes of the Colleton

Among the very finest homes in exclusive Colleton River Club, 91 Oak Tree Road was thoughtfully designed and masterfully constructed, certain to exceed the expectations of even the most discerning. Every aspect of this home is of the highest quality, with careful thought devoted to even the smallest details. This very private setting, including nearly an acre of lush landscape, boasts stunning views of the Colleton, Chechessee and Broad Rivers, vast expanses over the marsh grasses brimming with nature. Mature hardwoods, tall palmetto trees and lush landscape provide wonderful privacy for this private residence, while the rivers and marsh along… Read More