Strand Design is a Chicago–based design studio that is committed to creating timeless objects from sustainably sourced and locally manufactured materials. Founded by husband and wife team Ted and Sharon Burdett, Strand Design creates a range of items, including housewares, soft goods, lighting, and furniture. Every product in the brand’s collection is designed with three clear dedications: quality, functionality, and exuding joy for its user. The studio also offers other design services including concept, product, and brand development, as well as material and manufacturing sourcing and coordination.