Masters of their craft: gordon beard
Gordon Beard is the production leader of Comfy Lounge at SHF (Sutherlands Home Furnishing). His role entails managing a team of artisans, spearheading the workflow of the factory and ensuring that the highest-quality and most comfortable textiles are used to upholster the artisanally produced couches for which SHF has become known.
Gordon can often be found scurrying around the factory and putting in late nights in order to keep production running smoothly, and he is held in high regard by his colleagues for his laid-back temperament and caring nature. He fulfils his role with the know-how of a trained artisan who not only possesses the hands-on skills needed to do a job well, but also has the character to lead with integrity.
SHF is a leading South African furniture producer. Known for displaying exemplary craftsmanship, the artisans at SHF focus on delivering on-trend items while showing an ongoing commitment to meeting their client's needs for bespoke design. Gordon is one of the many crafters who have contributed collectively to the growth and success of the business. These are his top favourite items from the SHF collection:
Lexington Tufted Headboard (R10995-R16995)Petite Tressle dining (R16 995 - R19 995) Milan dresser (R15 995) Brass Stockholm chair (R4 995) Farmlands coffee table (R5 995) For more information on SHF visit: shf.co.za