Sustainability

Champions of Craft: Sebastian Cox

We know that materials matter, and the right materials can take a project from good to great.

In issue number eight of the Mohawk Maker Quarterly, we explore the material selection process of London-based designer and craftsman Sebastian Cox, who carefully and thoughtfully hand selects timber for his creative designs largely based on his emotional connection to the raw materials.

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Defining sustainability; it’s more than just recycling

True sustainability means choosing raw materials with care, harvesting them with minimal impact and transforming them into products that matter.

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From Designer to Brewer

April 22nd marks the 46th annual celebration of Earth Day. Here at Mohawk, environmental commitment, social responsibility and corporate stewardship are woven into the fabric of our culture and business practices, and we believe the origin of exceptional craft lies in exceptional materials. So, over the next several weeks, we’ll take a closer look at many of the talented artisans, craftspeople and makers featured in past issues of the Mohawk Maker Quarterly who choose only the highest quality, sustainable materials for their products.

Today we highlight the Almanac Beer Company of Northern California, a  brewery dedicated to producing  unique seasonal artisan ales with ingredients sourced by local farms.

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Seed to Sheet

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Recycled pulps and sustainable forests are changing how we think about paper.

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Champion of Craft: Sawkill Lumber Co.

April 22nd marks the 46th annual celebration of Earth Day. Here at Mohawk, environmental commitment, social responsibility and corporate stewardship are woven into the fabric of our culture and business practices, and we believe the origin of exceptional craft lies in exceptional materials. So, over the next several weeks, we’ll take a closer look at many of the talented artisans, craftspeople and makers featured in past issues of the Mohawk Maker Quarterly who choose only the highest quality, sustainable materials for their products.

Today we highlight Alan Solomon of Brooklyn-based Sawkill Lumber Co, a company that brings together material, history and design through reclaimed lumber.

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Warby Parker | An Origin Story

From its fictitious eponym to its charitable contributions, eyewear retailer Warby Parker is a brand of character, in all senses of the word.

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