Katy Skelton, Brooklyn-based Furniture and Home Accessories Maker.
Brand’s Overview / Information :
Founded by Katy Skelton Acuff, Katy Skelton LLC is based in Brooklyn, New York, that design and sell furniture and home accessories.
Katy Skelton believes in creating beautiful products that are designed and manufactured with social responsibility in mind.
The founder, Katy Skelton Acuff, has been working in the furniture industry for over eight years. After graduating from the University of Texas, she remained in Austin to work at one of the industry’s top wholesalers.
She held the position of product designer and traveled the world to visit factories and inspect samples of her designs. Katy returned to graduate school in 2009 to pursue a Master of Fine Art in Furniture Design from Savannah College of Art and Design. During research for her graduate thesis, she focused on the benefits of manufacturing with factories that are committed to social responsibility.
She worked with fair trade factories in India to produce a small line of wooden furnishings for her thesis, which greatly influenced the style of her first independent collection. After completing her MFA, Katy relocated to Brooklyn, New York and opened Katy Skelton LLC.
Contact Details / Address :
Katy Skelton LLC
Brooklyn, New York