The best thing you can do is re-use or buy old (call it 'vintage' furniture). Otherwise, choose pieces made of wood from a sustainable source or reclaimed timber. Arbor Vetum uses reclaimed teak timbers that have a golden colour, mature grain, density and strength you won't find in new wood

Also worth a look:

www.plidesign.co.uk

www.myakka.co.uk

uk.freecycle.org (old items free to a good home)

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