The island and cabinets, fashioned from remilled Douglas-fir beams salvaged from upstate New York, sport inexpensive drawers from Ikea. The Carrara marble for the sink surround also came from the firm’s warehouse,
Usually I make this pattern by stamping it with a flathead screwdriver. On a set of vases for the Beverly Laurel Hotel in Los Angeles, I’m carving it instead of stamping it. The carved texture is more.