Registration is now open for Wood Pro Expo 2017, October 19-20 at the Lancaster Host Expo Center in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
Drawing on diverse experience with metal and wood, the team at Knot & Ore says it "strives to bring these (two, essential, elemental) components together in (memorable, beautiful) ways. The brand seeks to offer a highly customized customer experience that treats each piece of furniture as an end to itself. While some furniture is organized into collections, each piece is designed and built exactly to the customer’s standards."
Steve Riehl speaks at Wood Pro Expo about design trends and Amish traditions that brought Knot & Ore to launch a new business.
Knot & Ore offers complimentary 3D renderings to help customers visualize a piece before it is built. The team includes a majority of Amish craftsman whose specialty and time-honored techniques shine through in the final products. Steve Riehl will
"The idea for this company started when the guys at Breeo, a steel manufacturing company, and the Steve at Byerstown Woodworks started discussing doing wood/metal urban industrial furniture," says Jonathan Miller, who handles marketing. "Of all the Amish manufacturing companies in Pennsylvania, Ohio and Indiana there didn't appear to be anyone building this type of furniture."