Lots of folks produce furnishings from reclaimed wood these days. An almost equal number of people are drawn to a contemporary take on refined rustic styles. Most do not go as far as East London Furniture to combine these interests. Skipping past reclaimed timber yards, they source directly from waste. This means they are keeping things from landfill.

The wood they find then forms stunning examples of basic furniture forms with great personality (thanks to both craftsmanship and material). Hit the thumbs to check out ELF's range of work.