My client had inherited some money from her grandmother whose dressing table she had happy memories of exploring, so this was the perfect thing to spend it on. We had a lot of fun developing the design – it had to have curves and a lift-up lid with a mirror and lights. The stepped space beneath was carefully organised to hold a range of lotions and potions. Made in black walnut. The rosewood split circle drawer pulls reveal a flash of the ripple sycamore that lines the interior.

Read more about the making of this dressing table here.