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Hey there! I'm Laura, a lover of design, furniture, upcycling, and everything in between. By day I work as a furniture designer and in my free time I create products for BUTTER.

Right now I'm a proud resident of Austin, TX... before that - Dallas, Savannah, Australia, St. Louis, and Virginia. I have two dogs and three cats - all rescues - and a wonderfully supportive husband. I grew up learning the value of handmade - my mom sewed most of our clothes, and my dad built our house. I went to school for Architecture, but halfway through I realized I missed working with my hands - so I decided to pack up, drive south, and get my MFA in Furniture Design. I spent my thesis year researching traditional handcrafts and how they can act as a vehicle for consumer involvement in mass produced goods... researching weaving, quilting, knitting, embroidery, and other processes along the way, which…

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  • Born on August 1
  • Joined January 13, 2011

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handmade in austin, texas

About

Hey there! I'm Laura, a lover of design, furniture, upcycling, and everything in between. By day I work as a furniture designer and in my free time I create products for BUTTER.

Right now I'm a proud resident of Austin, TX... before that - Dallas, Savannah, Australia, St. Louis, and Virginia. I have two dogs and three cats - all rescues - and a wonderfully supportive husband. I grew up learning the value of handmade - my mom sewed most of our clothes, and my dad built our house. I went to school for Architecture, but halfway through I realized I missed working with my hands - so I decided to pack up, drive south, and get my MFA in Furniture Design. I spent my thesis year researching traditional handcrafts and how they can act as a vehicle for consumer involvement in mass produced goods... researching weaving, quilting, knitting, embroidery, and other processes along the way, which has greatly influenced me in my life and my work.

Enough about me. Feel free to send a message with any questions, comments, or just to say hi!

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