Shou Sugi Ban Coffee Table

Portfolio Description

Making what’s old new again! This table was “rescued” and the base refreshed. The new top was created from repurposed oak flooring and burnt Shou Sugi Ban style. It was then given a coating of blue paint and lightly sanded to highlight the contrasting colors.
Measurements: 30″ x 45″ x 17


What is Shou Sugi Ban?
Shou Sugi Ban, also known as Yakisugi, is a decorative and architectural wood-burning technique that has been used for centuries in Japan. This traditional Japanese wood preservation method involves voluntarily charring wood to create a textural surface that is beautiful to look at—and that offers practical advantages when executed correctl