KEEPING IT CUSTOM./
SINCE 2017, CUSTOM FURNITURE MAKER D'ANDRE WOODARD HAS BEEN HELPING HIS CLIENTS BRING THEIR VISIONS TO LIFE, THROUGH HIS BRAND, D'ANDRE FURNITURE./
IN TODAY'S FAST-MOVING WORLD, WHEN PEOPLE CAN GET ALMOST ANYTHING SHIPPED TO THEIR DOOR IN A MATTER OF DAYS, IT CAN BE DIFFICULT TO GET PEOPLE TO COMMIT TO CUSTOM./ BUT, AS A ONE-MAN SHOP, D'ANDRE FURNITURE IS UNIQUELY POSITIONED TO TURN A A CLIENT'S ABSTRACT IDEAS INTO TANGIBLE DREAMS, OFFERING A LEVEL OF INDIVIDUALISATION THAT LARGER SHOPS + STORES ARE UNABLE TO./ .
D'ANDRE'S SPECIALTY IS MID-CENTURY MODERN, BUT HE'S CAREFUL TO POINT OUT THAT HE DOES NOT LIMIT HIMSELF TO ONE PARTICULAR STYLE./ HAVING EXPERIENCE IN A WIDE RANGE OF AESTHETICS, HE LETS HIS CLIENT'S VISION BE THE GUIDE./
D'ANDRE IS BASED IN AUSTIN - A CITY HE VALUES FOR ITS CREATIVITY + ITS SUPPORT OF LOCAL BUSINESSES./ WE ASKED D'ANDRE TO SHARE ONE OF HIS FAVOURITE PLACES IN THE CITY... //
MUELLER FARMERS' MARKET
"It's a great opportunity to support local business. Everyone who has a stand at the market is passionate about what they do, so even if you're just window shopping, you can learn a lot about different trades. Plus the food is always amazing + Mueller Park is a wonderful place for people of all ages."
DISCOVER MORE AMAZING LOCALS
UNCOVER TOP PICKS + INSIDER TIPS FROM OUR GLOBAL COMMUNITY OF INSP1RATIONAL LOCALS./ FROM CREATIVES + MUSICIANS, TO ENTREPRENEURS, WE MEET THE PEOPLE WHO MAKE UP THE VERY FABRIC OF THE CITY. //
F1FTY // City Guides
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