This Man Grows Fields Full Of Tables & Chairs – The Furniture Farmer

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In the heart of the bucolic county of Derbyshire, England, Gavin Munro tends to a unique crop: furniture.

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Credit: The Guardian

These trees are being coaxed via a complex system of molds into taking on various shapes that will end up as furniture made without nails, glue or joins of any type—they will be connected via tree grafts.

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Munro grows completely natural household furnishings by carefully pruning and grafting trees over the course of a decade.

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Credit: Full Grown

Though the process requires patience, the beautiful results are both functional and sustainable.

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Gavin’s fascination with trees and wood grew into a business when he moved to California.

He made his main living working as a gardener, but started to craft furniture from driftwood as a sideline.

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