Carving Workshops!

Learn how to carve your very own spoon using traditional Japanese techniques.
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Cork Baskets

Perfect accessory to be used for fresh produce at the farmers market.
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Handmade Cork Wine Coolers Handmade Cork Wine Coolers

Cork + Wood Wine Coolers

Keeps your bubbly cool for up to 4 hours! Although, we know you will be drinking it before then! ;-)
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Wooden Vase Collection.

Be the perfect guest, with the perfect gift. These beautiful handmade vases look stunning in any home.
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We merge traditional craftsmanship and modern design.

Melanie Abrantes Designs is an Oakland, CA based studio that creates a line of of handcrafted, heirloom objects.

We offer a line of responsibly created objects for the home that merge traditional craftsmanship and modern design. Using the technique of wood turning, Melanie creates vases, planters and everyday items in her Oakland, California studio. Using sustainable and local materials, her designs are made to celebrate the simplicity of everyday living.