Following our tagline (and not-so-coincidentally the name of this blog), we’re proud to announce our latest experiment with nature: the Shwood Stone Collection. Fusing genuine slate with birch wood and hand poured pewter, we feel this is our most innovative product yet. Check out the video here and hop over to shwoodshop.com to see the [...]
For Fall 2012, we release a tasteful twist on the classic Canby frame. Limited to 250 pieces, the Two-Tone pair alternates European Walnut and Quilted Maple woods for a truly dynamic look. The four-ply wooden frame is coupled with our standard Carl Ziess 100% UVA/UVB lenses. Currently available via shwoodshop.com and select retailers.
Shwood has teamed up with designer Joey Roth to create these limited edition round-the-neck compasses. Built around the Francis Barker survival compass, each piece is precision cut from genuine East Indian Rosewood and European Maple. Boasting a leather strap for portability, these compasses will easily guide you through all your summer adventures. Limited to 200 [...]
Shwood has joined forces with fellow Oregon-based company Pendleton Woolen Mills on a limited run of Shwood’s “Canby” frame style. Crafted from Oregon-grown Cherry wood, the frames feature laser engraved temples adorned with Pendleton’s iconic “Chief Joseph” pattern. Taking the collaboration a step further, Pendleton manufactured a matching carrying pouch woven from a limited batch [...]
In a recent collaborative project with Canadian clothing manufacturer, Ransom Holding Co., we chose to work with a unique Canadian Oak that was sourced at The Century Mill, located outside the metro Toronto area. With the Mill dating back over 150 years, we were curious to gain some insight into the history of the place [...]