Based in Cornwall, Mena woodwork + design is a small, focused workshop, specializing in functional, simple and sustainable outdoor furniture. We prefer to use traditional joinery techniques, tried and test by generations of woodworkers before us, and a timeless design aesthetic.


21 January

Raw Beauty

With its distinctive grain, wavy patterns, and vivid figures, Oak is instantly reconisable to even the untrained eye. As well as its immediate visual beauty, Oak has many wonderful characteristics which has made it a prized timber for generations of woodworkers, most notably its undeniable strength and durability.

For centuries Oak has been used as a prized building material, form exposed timber framed houses, to the