The expression ‘au bout du bois’ literally means ‘at the end of the wood’, the crosscut of a branch, which shows the grain, also referred to as ‘end-grain’ or in French, ‘bois du bout’.
ABDB Designs provides innovative furniture and interior decor consisting of end tables, cocktail tables, wallhangings, and tiles. Our pieces are originally designed and produced in custom-colored resin, embedded with patterns of end grain disks adding a bold dose of style to any interior.
Djivan Schapira is the 25-year old founder of ABDB Designs, and a 2016 graduate of Parsons School of Design. As the son of an established and highly skilled maker of custom furniture Antoine Schapira, Djivan has been an apprentice to Antoine since the age of 10 and has mastered the hand skills and artisanal techniques required to produce exquisite furniture far in advance of his years.
Having perfected the exclusive and now patent pending process one the last two years, it’s time to bring what was once just an idea to life while defining any living space along the way.
Music : Lov For Eva by La Fine Equipe ((c)2014 Nowadays Records)