A handcrafted hair fork made from Mahogany ( Sapele ) and American white Oak. The Mahogany ( Sapele ) has a rich dark hue and deep lustrous grain giving a very smooth finish with lots of depth. The American white oak, by contrast, is paler with flecks of dark brown highlighting its subtle grain. This combination is sure catch the eye and makes for a very unique pin.
Sapele Mahogany comes from West, Central and East Africa. American white Oak grows in eastern Canada and America. Both pieces had a previous life as offcuts from flooring that would have otherwise been thrown away or burnt.
1cm at its thickest point
This pin is finished with Nutshell wax. The product is eco friendly and non toxic, blending selected beeswax, Larch oil and essential oils to give your hairpin years of protection. It also uses no VOC's, formaldehyde or petrochemicals.
We are always striving to improve our processes environmentally. Hand tools are used over power tools where possible and sanding etc. is kept to a minimum.