Finnish designer Jalmari Laihinen, aka byJalmari, explores the beauty of wood with all of its cracks, breaks, and defects, in a series of furniture called Broken. By allowing the true natural properties of wood to show through, wood becomes more than just the material that the pieces are made from.

Broken: Furniture that Explores the Defects in Wood in main home furnishings  Category

Wood with defects is often discarded and not used in the furniture making process, but Laihinen embraces them and treats these unique features as accents.

Broken: Furniture that Explores the Defects in Wood in main home furnishings  Category

Broken: Furniture that Explores the Defects in Wood in main home furnishings  Category

Broken: Furniture that Explores the Defects in Wood in main home furnishings  Category

Broken: Furniture that Explores the Defects in Wood in main home furnishings  Category

Broken: Furniture that Explores the Defects in Wood in main home furnishings  Category

Broken: Furniture that Explores the Defects in Wood in main home furnishings  Category