CraftBUILD is an evolving program in partnership with the Building Industry Association of Philadelphia uniting the developer community with local makers. This page includes a curated directory of artisans and fabricators working specifically with furniture, fixtures, and equipment (FF&E) suited for built environments. Members of CraftNOW and BIA hope to make this your go-to place for real estate projects.
Banner Image: One City by Alterra Property Group with designer Eileen Tognini incorporating local FF&E
Amuneal’s award winning Custom Fabrication Division supports bespoke projects from their initial design development and engineering through fabrication, and final installation.
BDDW is an American design and fabrication company dedicated to timeless design, expert craftsmanship and forward-thinking manufacturing practices.
Breck Brunson is an artist designing and producing creative solutions for the everyday. Most works are custom organizational pieces and playful decorative objects.
Bruno Design & Build
Bruno Design & Build is a Philadelphia-based custom woodworking shop specializing in high-end residential and commercial cabinetry and furniture.
Heavily invested in American craft furniture, lighting design is where Christopher’s creativity blooms.
Artist, designer, and leading educator at Tyler School of Art and Architecture, Bucci can do or is connected to people who can do just about anything.
EDMM studio makes modern furniture and housewares in Philadelphia, by hand, one at a time.
We are a locally rooted woodworking studio, committed to sustainable furniture making through the use of trees we salvage in the Philadelphia bioregion.
We offer project management, consultation, design/build, fabrication, installation, and carpentry subcontracting services in most of Philadelphia and the immediate surrounding area.
Holzman Iron Studio
Custom architectural ironwork, public art, and sculpture are created in our unique fabrication environment, combining old world craftsmanship with the latest in technology.
Jack Larimore makes work like good theater. He sets the scene, draws us into his story and then touches a nerve with his performance.
John Pomp creates contemporary, handcrafted furniture and lighting pieces inspired by the natural beauty of the living world.
Lang Hall is a design and fabrication studio that offers luxurious, limited edition furniture, handcrafted with meticulous artistry.
I design, build, and finish furniture from local Pennsylvania hardwoods. I showcase the material and joinery as the primary design details in my work.
Rooted in slow fashion values, Lobo Mau is a zero waste company that produces with local factories and silk screens its original textiles in house.
Lostine is an independent home furnishings company focused on creating a warm American Modern aesthetic.
Lyn Godley Design Studio
From chandeliers to full-scale illuminated evening gowns to interactive facades, Lyn Godley has explored a wide range of light sources and effects.
Maria R Schneider
I use digital manipulation, laser engraving and LED lighting to create simple urban narratives from architectural views that reflect the contrasting realities of cities.
Natalie Page is an artist in Philadelphia whose work includes ceramic lighting, tile, decorative art, painting and product design.
North Standard Fabrication
A workshop for custom fabrications and one-off design services, Schapira’s versatility in building and design includes furniture, signage, and custom light fixtures.
NextFab is a makerspace with two locations in Philadelphia providing machinery, technology, and professional services to help its members fabricate almost anything.
Through meticulous selection of materials and painstaking attention to layout, OVUUD provides custom lighting and furniture that gives a captivating visual impression.
A majority woman-owned business, Printfresh is a collection of textile-based lifestyle items that are inspired by plants, animals, and home décor.
The premiere destination for one-of-a-kind architectural salvage, we scour the country for curious finds, architectural gems, and furniture of unique origin.
By creating small batch home accessories from post-consumer bottle glass, we aim to build a more sustainable artform and manufacturing practice that simultaneously reduces glass waste on a local level.
RTO produces lighting designed as interest for spaces. All lighting is hand crafted by a small team who work together to make pieces that exceed the basic function of a light by elevating the form.
This non-profit organization is committed to building equity, better designed spaces, and stronger places in Philadelphia by supporting citizen-led design improvements.
Threet hand-carves images onto the surfaces of one-of-a-kind pieces featured in Ceramic Concept, a West Philly storefront highlighting works by other local artists and artists of color.
Wing and Wood
My enthusiasm for woodcarving reflects my understanding of the tools, process, and appreciation for rustic folk art traditions.
Wild Chairy designs deliver extraordinary style and purpose while expertly sharing your unique story.
CraftBUILD is part of our overall mission to promote creative businesses in the Philadelphia area. If you are interested in viewing other makers we have highlighted, explore some of the many different categories below.