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International Wood Magazine

Below is a sampling of projects featured in the annual award-winning 
International Wood showcasing exotic wood species and the
complementary relationship domestic and imported species provide for
architects and designers.


Featured Articles

March 2016

The Chenequa Residence: A Home Innately Anchored to the Natural World
Marrying Natural Elements in a Home


Lesser-Known Timber Species
Wood Highlight:  Sapele


December 2015

Fostering Responsible Sourcing Through The Borneo Initiative
A Conversation with Alex Gama of The Borneo Initiative

October 2015

Grounded in the Natural World
High End Custom Design for Exterior Ipe Use

Lesser-Known Timber Species  

Wood Highlight: Santa Maria


August 2015

Adding Modern Edge

Reconstituted Veneers Add Modern Aesthetic in the West Coast Style Show Home


Lesser-Known Timber Species  

Wood Highlight: Jatoba


July 2015

Trends in Outdoor Living

International Woods Can Be Used to Create Beautiful Outdoor Spaces. 


Lesser-Known Timber Species  

Wood Highlight: Greenwood




June 2015

A Very Cool Place to Call Home

Domestic and Exotic Woods Compliment Each Other in Unique Applications
Throughout this Home. 


Lesser-Known Timber Species  

Wood Highlight: Tali / Sasswood


May 2015

Exotic Accents from Around the World

Combining Multiple Woods with Other Materials Results in a Dramatic Effect


Lesser-Known Timber Species  

Wood Highlight: Cuta / Santo Domingo - Boxwood



April 2015 

Nordic Cool
Plywood as Art Sculpture


Lesser-Known Timber Species
Wood Highlight: Tornillo


March 2015

The Miniot Collection

Makes Apple Shine    


Lesser-Known Timber Species

Good for Business, Good for Forests
Wood Highlight: 


February 2015

Dream Lodges

Event Accommodation for Discriminating Fans    


Lesser-Known Timber Species

Good for Business, Good for Forests
Wood Highlight: Hura


January 2015

6 Top Tropical Decking Species

Top six tropical decking choices to consider. 


Lesser-Known Timber Species

Good for Business, Good for Forests, an interview with the World
Wildlife Federation.


Project Highlights Listing

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reference. Check back often. We are adding many more project highlights.


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2011 Edition features Winning with Wood, Trade Shows, A Snap with Plywood, Veneers, A Tradition of Adding Class, Restaurant: Possible with Plywood, International Floors and Decks, Beech-Ipe, A Rocky Mountain High, Ready-Made Home 2010 Edition of International Wood, featuring International Floors and Decks, Plywood: Hard Working and Good Looking, Built to Last, Designing for Good, All Hands on Deck (with Cumaru) International Wood, featuring the Leading Edge of Design: Exotic Wood Floors and Decks, Sacred Spaces, Inspirational Species, Contemporary Approaches to Stately Renovations, Pet-Tastic Designs Imported Wood, featuring: Ipe Creates a Sparkling Oasis in Downtown Houston, Plywood-Star of Stage and Screen, Sustaining Harmony with Sustainable Wood, Puttin' on the Retail Ritz with Veneer


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