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Custom Built-In Bookshelves

Custom Projects With Chassie

At Chassie, we make furniture for your life’s work. We mostly do that through our line of desks and tables, but we are equally passionate about bringing people’s visions to life with custom work in homes and offices. From bookshelves to bespoke furniture pieces, we love to collaborate with our clients to create truly special works. And as a small team, we typically make room for only one or two projects per month so that we can give our full attention and closely manage every aspect. In this article we will describe what it’s like to work with Chassie on a...

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Artist Spotlight: Aubrey Nolan & Jeremy Nguyen

Artist Spotlight: Aubrey Nolan & Jeremy Nguyen

  Aubrey and Jeremy formerly hosted a long-running event series for cartoonists and animators before collaborating with Chassie to create stunning desks for artists. Aubrey Nolan is a Brooklyn-based cartoonist and illustrator whose life goals are to create visually engaging illustrations and tell empathetic and compelling stories through comics and writing. Her work has been featured by numerous publications, including those listed below and more.  The New Yorker  The New York Review of Books  The Nib  Medium Bonus: Follow Aubrey on Instagram! Jeremy Nguyen lives in Bushwick in Brooklyn, NY. His work has been featured in several notable publications, including...

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How an Adjustable Office Desk Can Change Your Work Habits

How an Adjustable Office Desk Can Change Your Work Habits

Sitting behind a desk and working for hours at a time does not mean you are doomed to a career of back pain and headaches. Proper office ergonomics, which allow you to adjust where your body is positioned compared to your keyboard, mouse, and monitor, can affect how you feel at work and even help encourage good work habits. The Benefits of an Adjustable Office Desk An adjustable office desk is one way to make sure that your workspace is properly positioned to your body, leading to improved work habits. Here are three ways your desk can change how you...

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Artist Spotlight: Michael Hamlett Jr

Artist Spotlight: Michael Hamlett Jr

Artist Background Michael Hamlett Jr is a co-founder of The Bronx Brand, a platform for creatives in his hometown—the Bronx, New York. The Bronx Brand is a streetwear brand, magazine, podcast, and web series that showcases the creative community and its members in the Bronx.  Learn more about The Bronx Brand and support the company at https://thebronxbrand.com/. You can also check out Michael’s YouTube channel.   How Michael Joined Chassie as a Desk Artist Michael was impressed with Chassie’s focus on working with local artists from the community. He liked the way they provide a different medium for these artists...

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Creating the Best Home Office Layout

Creating the Best Home Office Layout

Working from home may give you permission to stay in your pajamas and run your business from your couch, but that doesn’t mean it’s the best option. In fact, creating a great home office can make all the difference in your productivity, the quality of your work, and your ability to be creative.   Choosing the best home office layout is essential if you want to make the most of your workday. Here’s how to create a layout that works no matter what industry you work in.   Choose the Right Arrangement Every home office is unique, and that means...

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What to Expect From a Custom Desk Design

What to Expect From a Custom Desk Design

Your home office may be one of the most important rooms in your house. It’s where your children finish their homework and creative projects. Or where you complete work and store all your favorite books. And it’s where you go when you need a few minutes of quiet time alone. Like you and your family, your home office should be unique and have its own personality. Give this space the love it needs with a custom desk design that incorporates both style and functionality. What to Look for When Designing a Custom Desk If you’ve never designed a custom desk...

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