New Collection: Carving in Isolation New Collection: Carving in Isolation

New Collection: Carving in Isolation

By Melanie Abrantes

Inspired by the peaceful moments and tranquil spaces we chose to carve in this year. We wanted to showcase how carving...

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Cool is everywhere: OAKLAND Cool is everywhere: OAKLAND

Cool is everywhere: OAKLAND

By Melanie Abrantes

Cool is everywhere: OAKLAND “Each of its neighborhoods has its own distinct character. For example, there are evidence of the...

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Cork 101 Cork 101

Cork 101

By Melanie Abrantes

"Cork is the outer bark of the cork oak tree, quercus suber, which grows mainly in the Mediterranean region. The...

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60 Notable Black-Owned Designer Businesses that we love! 60 Notable Black-Owned Designer Businesses that we love!

60 Notable Black-Owned Designer Businesses that we love!

By Melanie Abrantes

As we highlight other black artists and businesses, we want it to be clear where we stand with the support of Black Lives Matter.

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New to Carving? Here's our starter guide! New to Carving? Here's our starter guide!

New to Carving? Here's our starter guide!

By Candid Collaborator

Hello everyone!  Since Quarantine started in the Bay Area and beyond, a lot of people finally have the time to...

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Bye for now! See you all soon world. Bye for now! See you all soon world.

Bye for now! See you all soon world.

By Melanie Abrantes

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MATCH YOUR HARDWOOD ENERGY! MATCH YOUR HARDWOOD ENERGY!

MATCH YOUR HARDWOOD ENERGY!

By Candid Collaborator

  Find out which wood matches you best! We are having a special sale for you love birds for Valentine's...

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We went to the 2019 London Design Fair! We went to the 2019 London Design Fair!

We went to the 2019 London Design Fair!

By Melanie Abrantes

It was a thrill to be able to be part of the MILK booth at the London Design Fair. 

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Creating the MARAIS Vase with Glass-Blower Jason Stropko Creating the MARAIS Vase with Glass-Blower Jason Stropko

Creating the MARAIS Vase with Glass-Blower Jason Stropko

By Melanie Abrantes

After debuting our MARAIS vases earlier this year as a celebration of our 5 year anniversary of Melanie Abrantes Designs, we are pleased to debut a new collection of MARAIS vases at the 2019 London Design Fair. 

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New Collection: Modern California New Collection: Modern California

New Collection: Modern California

By Melanie Abrantes

CALIFORNIA MODERN COLLECTION Inspired by the colors and forms from the California Coast, we have combined natural materials to create...

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Summer Picnic in Wine Country Summer Picnic in Wine Country

Summer Picnic in Wine Country

By Melanie Abrantes

Enoying Sonoma this summer with a picnic with friends.

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We Are Hiring! We Are Hiring!

We Are Hiring!

By Melanie Abrantes

Are you a designer and local to the Bay Area? Melanie Abrantes Designs is on the lookout for an intern and studio assistant...

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