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Brush Wood Furniture

One-Of-A-Kind Furnishings from South Texas Mesquite

— February 9, 2010 — Eco
South Texas Mesquite is owned by Benito and Doris Loera. The couple creates original and unique one-of-a-kind furniture pieces. They began by building small boxes and crosses and slowly branched into pieces of furniture. Their current line includes pool tables, bedroom furniture, flooring, game tables, and dining room furniture.

The Loeras and their five employees make everything beginning with raw mesquite wood. They mill the wood themselves and use marine epoxy to fill cracks and voids in the wood with eye-catching stones. Only the copper lamp shades aren’t made on site.
Trend Themes
1. Custom Furniture Making - There is an increasing demand for original and unique furniture pieces that bring personality into homes and offices.
2. Sustainable Wood Sourcing - Consumers are becoming more environmentally aware and seeking natural, ethically-sourced materials for their furnishings.
3. Artisanal Craftsmanship - There is a growing appreciation for the quality of handmade furniture crafted with attention to detail and a personal touch.
Industry Implications
1. Furniture Manufacturing - Innovative companies in this industry could leverage technology and machine learning tools to create unique designs that can be personalized according to customers' preferences.
2. Woodworking - There is an opportunity for companies in this industry to explore different wood species, like mesquite, and discover innovative ways to turn them into sophisticated, functional, and eco-friendly furniture.
3. Interior Design - Interior design companies could partner with artisanal furniture makers to provide custom-made furnishings that bring a unique ambiance to various spaces while also aligning with the customer's tastes and values.
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