Fumed Oak Cinch Bench in Black

Otis Ingrams
£5,460
The Fumed Oak Cinch Bench in Black is inspired by the utilitarian and timeless minimalism of the Shaker tradition, it fuses traditional timber frame joinery and classic leather working techniques. Shaped legs and pinned tenon joints are paired with woven oak bark tanned leather and wrapped Danish paper cord; creating an elegant and tactile bench that will develop a unique patina over time.


Material: Leather, oak, papercord
Dimensions:
cm: Width 120cm, Depth 40cm, Height 45cm
inches: Width 47.2in, Depth 15.7in, Height 17.7in
Care Instructions Use natural leather care products for maintenance, either a cream or wax. With care, natural leather will develop a unique and beautiful patina over time.
Lead Time: 8 weeks

Process

The timber frame is turned by hand, with tenons pinned between the back legs to add strength and provide a subtle detail. Sourced from the last oak bark tannery in Britain, the woven leather is cut and burnished by hand before being tacked to the frame.
The Maker Otis Ingrams Leatherworker -

Otis Ingrams is a leather designer who started his brand OTZI Studios in 2013 producing wallets, aprons and utility goods from British sourced leather. Born in London, Otis Ingrams undertook an apprenticeship with Bill Amberg studio after graduating from San Francisco State University. On completing his apprenticeship Otis undertook a number of commissions and collaborations before establishing his practice back in the UK.