Collection by Heather Corcoran

Made in America: An Inside Look at a Virginia Furniture Workshop


In Richmond, Virginia, furniture brand Fern & Roby is helping keep American manufacturing alive. Read more about makers across America in our May 2015 issue, on newsstands now.

Sara Moriarty, Christopher Hildebrand, and Hinmaton Hisler pose outside the workshop of Tektonics, a Richmond,...
"Learning how to make something, whether it’s an industrial fastener or a fine piece of furniture, requires a huge...
Materials are at the core of everything the various firms produce at the shop.
Fern & Roby's furniture combines modern finishes with a reverence for the history of American industry.
Along with furniture, Fern & Roby also creates audio equipment (speakers and, soon, amplifiers) as well as tabletop...