If ordering Ethnicraft oak furniture with a Natural Bed Company oak bed – please note that Ethnicraft furniture has a slightly different finish to our own furniture. The Ethnicraft finish is very matte in appearance and slightly lighter than our oak furniture with our ‘natural’ lacquer finish. Ethnicraft also have a more rustic, slightly less polished finish than we aim for at Natural Bed Company.
Ethnicraft was established in 1995 by Antwerp entrepreneur Philippe Delaisse. Ethnicraft have their head office in Boom and offices in Marseille, they manufacture their collection of solid oak furniture in Serbia and employ 2000 people around the world.
About the Ethnicraft Oak collection: “Our oak collection is authentic, warm and natural. It is strong, functional and sturdy, made with a passion for pure lines and respect for the wood itself that becomes even more beautiful as years go by” – Ethnicraft
The Azur collection includes a chest, a bedside drawer unit and a dresser – a classic, yet contemporary collection – perfect for a a variety of interior design styles. Ethnicraft use French and Serbian oak sourced from managed forests in Europe. The oak is finished with a pigmented hardwax oil.
Caring for Oak Furniture
– for regular dusting use a dry, non-fluffy cloth
– for cleaning use a damp sponge or cloth with a mild solution of water and natural soap (not detergent)
REFRESHING THE SURFACE
– Ethnicraft recommends Osmo Liquid wax Cleaner for removing stains or when the surface starts to feel dry.
– Through time the original hardwax coating may need to be renewed. Ensure the surface is clean and dry. Use extra fine sand-paper and work in the direction of the wood grain, then apply Osmo Hardwax Oil Natural (3014).