Furniture Maker

Satoshi Yamauchi

Satoshi Yamauchi is originally from Japan. He is a furniture maker based in Honolulu, Hawaii with over 15 years of woodworking experience. Satoshi is a passionate and meticulous artisan whose state-of-the-art furniture is one of the finest on the island.     His focus and love of the craft is reflected in every aspect of his creations, from the joints to the finishes. Satoshi’s approach to woodworking is about achieving a good balance of aesthetics, function, and durability.…

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George Nakashima tribute table

Here is a George Nakashima tribute dining table made by Satoshi Yamauchi. It is made entirely out of walnut wood. Its size is W 36″ x L 90″ x H 30″ and it was carefully designed as a table that can seat up to 8 people comfortably. The walnut wood was stained to a darker finish, giving it a charcoal color. This table combines both shaker style and Japanese aesthetics in one design. George Nakashima…

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Monkeypod waterfall bench

Here is our waterfall bench made of local hawaiian wood, known as monkeypod. The continuous grain flows beautifully from one leg to the other. We kept the natural edges of the monkeypod slab for a dynamic design. The shelves are made of oak, finished with black lacquer. This handcrafted bench compliments a contemporary home very nicely.    

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Wood coffee table

Here is a selection of photos of a coffee table we recently made for a client on Oahu. It features salvaged monkeypod wood for the table top and a very sturdy stainless steel base. All locally handmade in Kakaako, Honolulu. The wood surface has been coated with satin lacquer for water proof protection. With all of our furniture, we carefully select beautiful wood grain patterns to highlight throughout the furniture piece.  

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Custom bed made of local Monkey pod wood

Here is a selection of our handcrafted monkeypod beds that we recently made for a client on Oahu. Both of these wood beds are made of salvaged monkeypod wood. These are king size bed frames with two freestanding night stands. The headboard showcases natural curves, inspired by Hawaii’s beautiful Koolau Mountains. This bed utilizes wood slats for support instead of the conventional box spring. The slats are made of solid wood (ash). The bed side tables features soft…

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