Rather Well Design

Brooklyn, NY

About Rather Well Design

Rather Well Design is an American studio dedicated to designing and building heirloom quality furniture. Our line of furniture centers around a contemporary retelling of classic American craft. We design with a restrained aesthetic that allows the materials and techniques to speak for themselves. By showcasing traditional joinery and paring away the unnecessary, we put the focus on the functionality of the object. We aim to speak to the luxury market with a collection that is unpretentious in form and unparalleled in craft. Every piece is built to order in our Brooklyn,...Read More

Rather Well Design

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Featured Pieces

Ripley Dining Table, Solid Walnut, Six-Eight Pe...
Rather Well Design
2010- United States Mid-Century Modern Dining Room Tables
Hardwood, Walnut
The Ripley dining table is built by hand on our Brooklyn Studio using premium hardwoods. The base is constructed with traditional joinery. The faceted legs help to showcase the exagg...
Yorick Coffee Table, Solid White Oak, Powder Co...
Rather Well Design
2010- United States American Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Aluminum, Wood
The Yorick coffee table is built in our Brooklyn studio and local partners using premium domestic hardwoods and powder coated aluminum. The top is available in wide array of colors, ...
Albert Lounge Chair, Solid Wood and Upholstery
Rather Well Design
2010- United States Scandinavian Modern Lounge Chairs
Upholstery, Wood, Walnut
The Albert lounge chair is built by hand in our Brooklyn studio from premium domestic hardwoods. It blends traditional joinery techniques with a distinctly modern silhouette. The han...
Laika Bench, Solid White Oak

Laika Bench, Solid White Oak

$2,800 Sale Price / item
20% Off
Laika Bench, Solid White Oak
Rather Well Design
2010- United States Benches
Hardwood
The Lakai bench is built by hand in our Brooklyn studio using premium hardwoods. Simple and sturdy, the bench highlights its exaggerated through joints and a minimal Silhouette. Size...

Laika Bench, Solid Walnut, 60"

$2,560 Sale Price / item
20% Off
Laika Bench, Solid Walnut, 60"
Rather Well Design
2010- United States American Modern Benches
Wood
The Lakai bench is built by hand in our Brooklyn studio using premium hardwoods. Simple and sturdy, the bench highlights its exaggerated through joints and a minimal Silhouette. Size...
Laska Nightstand, Figured Walnut, Two Drawers, ...
Rather Well Design
2010- United States Mid-Century Modern Night Stands
Brass, Walnut
The Laska Nightstand is built in our Brooklyn studio using premium hardwoods and thoughtfully selected wood veneers. This piece features custom veneered panels framed flush with soli...
Felix Coffee Table, Solid Wood
Rather Well Design
2010- United States American Modern Coffee and Cocktail Tables
Wood
The Felix coffee table is built in our Brooklyn studio using premium hardwoods. The three legged design showcases a unique Silhouette from any angle, and the three way miter joint pr...
Marvin Credenza, Walnut and Brass, Four-Door, C...
Rather Well Design
2010- United States Mid-Century Modern Credenzas
Brass, Walnut
The Marvin credenza is built in our Brooklyn studio using premium hardwoods and thoughtfully selected wood veneers. The cabinet showcases wide, featured American walnut, with book-ma...
Enos Coat Rack, Solid Walnut
Rather Well Design
2010- United States Modern Coat Racks and Stands
Hardwood
The Enos coat rack is built by hand in our Brooklyn studio using premium hardwoods. Our interpretation of the iconic Shaker peg rail, features simple forms and some less than simple ...
Laska Dresser, Figured Walnut, Six Drawers, Bra...
Rather Well Design
2010- United States Scandinavian Modern Dressers
Brass, Maple, Walnut
The Laska dresser is built in our Brooklyn studio using premium hardwoods and thoughtfully selected wood veneers. This piece features custom veneered panels framed flush with solid h...
Albert Dining Chair, Solid Walnut and Upholstery
Rather Well Design
2010- United States American Modern Dining Room Chairs
Upholstery, Wood, Walnut
The Albert Dining Chair is produced in our Brooklyn studio from premium domestic hardwoods. Inspired by Shaker design, the Albert side chair blends traditional joinery details with a...
Ripley Dining Table, Solid Walnut and Smoked Glass
Rather Well Design
2010- United States Dining Room Tables
Smoked Glass, Walnut
The Ripley dining table is built by hand on our Brooklyn Studio using premium hardwoods. The base is constructed with traditional joinery, and that joinery is on display through the ...

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