2 March, 2017
The Forage concept is completely unique as it focuses on serving entirely indigenous dishes (all sourced from within 100km), meaning that chef Greg and his team forage for ingredients in the veld on a daily basis.
24 February, 2017
Dawid, Thembinkosi (Welcome), Kenneth and Michael are part of the Woodbender family and they make up the Cutting and Bending team. Some of them have been working at the company for 15 years producing our solid wood furniture, while the newest recruit has been there a year and a ...
24 February, 2017
While the bentwood chair may seem sleek and modern, its design is actually centuries old. As its name suggests, the bentwood chair is made using a unique woodbending technique that makes it sturdy yet stylish, with a simple beauty that’s timelessly elegant. So what’s the history behind this classic chair?
22 September, 2016
The Soho is a great chair to express your creativity as you can play with different fabrics on the upholstery panels. As pictured we made use of three colours. A dark grey with complementing chairs in a lighter shade of grey and acid yellow velvet around an Oxblood Plettenberg Dining table.
2 September, 2016
We offer a variety of fully upholstered dining chairs, bar stools, tub chairs and sofas. One of the most popular styles to come out of our fully upholstered furniture is the Hampshire and more specifically the Hampshire two seater.
19 August, 2016
At Woodbender we are more widely known for our dining chairs, but the bar stools range is just as big and exciting. Did you know ALL of our bar stools have accompanying chair and kitchen stool options?
17 August, 2016
Woodbender has been making and veneering our own table tops since 2011. Fully equipped with the necessary veneer pressing machinery, this department has grown and currently employs four skilled craftsmen in the veneering department.
5 July, 2016
The Arabella Highback tub is a classic design from Woodbender that is beautifully made up in just about any upholstery fabric. There are so many ways to dress this tub. You can choose different fabrics for the inner and outer panels. You can also just contrast the seat panel or ...
28 June, 2016
A number of Woodbender chair and stool designs have incorporated the “showwood detail”. This detail is advised for high traffic environments where the wear and tear on the upholstery is a factor to consider. The showwood is used on the key touch surface areas, the backrest and the arms of the ...
21 June, 2016
Woodbender has two styles of headboards that not many people know about. The Toscana & the Plettenberg. The beauty of a Woodbender headboard is that they are handmade from solid Ash timber and made to the specified dimensions that will best fit your bed.