Wall Units – With a Distinctly Modern Flavor

modern walnut wall unit designed by Ania Stempi

Bookcase system with a distinctly modern flavor. The unit shown in walnut can be constructed with cabinets and a desk in almost any configuration. The spare, clean design can be executed in walnut(as shown), cherry, maple or birch. Any length can be achieved in heights up to 10 feet. The modular design is assembled on site and can be attached to the wall for security. The units are made without backs and allowance is made so that there is relief for baseboards in the rear allowing the … [Read more...]

Walnut Wall Unit Crafted for a Beach Apartment

Walnut Wall Unit

We built these two wall units in walnut to flank a door in a 800 sq ft apartment near the beach. The unit on the left incorporates a small desk and doors hiding an existing  service closet. The unit on the right provides a space for a screen with a glass doored cabinet below. The base of the vertical elements are sculpted to go around the baseboard allowing the rear plane of case to rest against the wall. … [Read more...]

Made to Measure Cabinetry in Solid Hardwood


  We designed and built this cabinetry to fill the bedroom wall of a book editor's Chelsea apartment. The Pennsylvania cherry used will darken with age and exposure to light into a warm red/brown. The cabinetry consists of four units secured together on-site. Our technique allows for dis-assembly in the event that the cabinetry needs to be moved to a new home. … [Read more...]

Walnut Media Cabinet from our Workshop


Our design team at Scott Jordan Furniture had the pleasure to collaborate with a very enthusiastic client to craft this media cabinet.  The unit features a middle section suited for a flat screen television with flanking cabinets left and right.  It is suited for ample storage of audio equipment, books , or your own particular collection.  The top panel is highlighted by corbels and a beautifully detailed edge profile. The cabinet is finished with natural oil and wax which accentuates the grain … [Read more...]

Wall Unit for a Serious Vinyl Collection


This project was recently made to house our clients vast collection of vinyl records.  For maximum efficiency, our workshop styled the middle console especially for access to media components.  Within this unit, the turntable and other various components sit upon sliding shelves that allow for ease of access. We specialize in hand crafting wall units and cabinetry tailored for your interior, for your needs.  Visit our showroom at 137 Varick St in New York City to configure similar units or … [Read more...]

Home Office Cabinet With Drop Front Desk Crafted in Cherry

Home Office Cabinetry With Drop Down Desk

We built this bookcase with a drop down writing surface for a client's home office. The construction is of solid cherry and consists of 5 separate units assembled on site. The lower cabinets contain lateral file drawers and some storage drawers for stationary items. The top bookcase has ports for wiring All of the shelves in the top section are adjustable and made from solid cherry . A selection of hardware is available. We are happy to configure cabinets of this sort to fit … [Read more...]

Custom Crafted Cabinet From Our Brooklyn Workshop designed by Ania Stempi


  Each piece made in our Brooklyn workshop is hand crafted and tailored specifically to our client's needs. We have developed techniques employing computer controlled machinery to produce a wide variety of solid wood furniture and fittings in in infinite variety of shapes and sizes at a cost compatible to mass production but with a fit and finish that mass producers could only dream of. Another advantage to our method of production is the ability to produce unique, site-specific … [Read more...]

Display cabinetry for a collection of vintage toy vehicles

cabinet for displaying a toy truck collection

We crafted this cabinet dividing the 2nd floor in a Prospect Heights townhouse. The cabinet serves to display a very nice collection of vintage toy vehicles. The floor of the townhouse slopes almost 4 inches down from right to left in the photo, We were able to install the cabinet level to the ceiling and disguise the slope with an applied baseboard. This cabinet is positioned in what was a separating arch between the front and back of the 2nd floor of the townhouse. Behind this cabinet … [Read more...]

Storage solution for a very decent downtown jazz on vinyl collection

storage solution for jazz vinyl collection

  We created this storage system for a collection of jazz vinyls and playback equipment for a client living in a downtown highrise. Unseen in these photos on the opposing wall is his collection of inscribed jazz album covers dating back decades. The collector said that jazz artists we amazed to see these decades old albums when the collector brought them to performances to request an inscription. . .below are some similar examples of the cabinetry crafted in our Brooklyn … [Read more...]

American Black Cherry Drop-Front Server from Brooklyn


The cabinet pictured here has a drop front that serves as a bar.  The space behind the drop down is suitable for serving and perfect for display. The composition consists of all solid cherry casework with solid panel doors in the base and glass doors in the top.  Behind each door is an adjustable shelf fitted within a generous 16"" deep opening.  The middle section features the fore mentioned drop-down table surface fitted with a 90 degree locking hinge mechanism.  We also commonly use … [Read more...]

Glass Door Hutch Over Base Cabinet


Cabinet from our Brooklyn workshop. The composition consists of a hutch over a base cabinet with arched solid panel doors in the base and glass doors in the hutch.  Crafted in solid American Black Cherry, the hutch measures a generous 14" deep; perfect for books or dishware. The base cabinet is 22" deep. he top of the base cabinet provides surface for serving, or perhaps a bar. We can make this piece in many different configurations and sizes  in a variety of locally sourced hardwoods; … [Read more...]

Signature Series Bookcases – Made to Measure in our Brooklyn Workshop


The bookcase pictured is from our Signature Series Bookcase Collection.  The construction is of solid Pennsylvania cherry using mortise and tenon joinery, ensuring that this bookcase will endure for generations. We also pade these cases from walnut, maple or oak. The case can be fitted with glass or wood paneled doors. Cherry is a relatively stiff wood and our solid wood shelves are not prone to bending under the weight of a heavy load of books as are shelves made from particle board or … [Read more...]

Entertainment Center Cabinetry


Our customers know that Scott Jordan has been making the finest, hand crafted, heirloom quality furniture for 30 years.  We are happy to continue that tradition of excellence by helping you design furniture tailored for your interior and and more importantly, your needs. After carefully measuring our clients interior, this piece was hand crafted using only the finest, select Pennsylvania Cherry finished with natural oils and wax. The dovetailed cabinet was designed by Ania Stempi and built … [Read more...]

Ania Stempi Design – Form and Function Tailored for Your Interior


These FiDi and Brooklyn Heights interiors, designed and furnished by Ania Stempi, includes many elements from our Brooklyn workshop. We specialize in hand crafted furnishings made from solid hardwood that is harvested from local, sustainable sources.  We construct our pieces using traditional woodworking techniques - mortise and tenon joinery, dovetailed drawers, and the use of solid hardwood for all primary construction. Please visit our showroom at 137 Varick St, corner of Spring and … [Read more...]

Bookcases and wall units for your interior, your needs…


We offer a comprehensive variety of tailored cabinetry for libraries, entertainment centers, family rooms, bedrooms, and offices. All of the casework is crafted in solid wood using mortise and tenon joinery and dovetailed drawers. The library cabinet pictured is in solid cherry with beveled glass doors in the upper cabinets and cherry paneled doors in the lower cabinets. Although much of what make is from local American black cherry wood we can also use black walnut and sugar … [Read more...]

Living Room Display Cabinet with Bookcases


This three unit composition is typical of the many units we have made in our Brooklyn workshop. The center unit is 84 inches high and the two flanking bookcases are 72 inches high. Configurations of this size are designed to be assembled on site from constituent parts.  We can make any size and configuration based on your interior in American black cherry, black walnut, or sugar maple. Please visit our showroom at 137 Varick St, corner of Spring and Varick, or call us at 212 620 4682. … [Read more...]

Wall Unit Designed for Collector of Toy Trucks


We created this cherry wall unit for a collector of toy trucks. The cabinet in built in parts and installed in place. This piece resides in a 19th century Brooklyn townhouse where the floors were no longer level. The cabinet was designed to fit an alcove wall-to-wall. We created the cabinetry level to the ceiling and installed a baseboard to adjust for the floor variance. Please visit our showroom at 137 Varick St. in New York City or call us at 212 620 4682. … [Read more...]

Wall Unit for Collection of Rare Jazz Vinyls

Wall Cabinet for Jazz Vinyl Collection

We designed this wall unit for a collection of rare jazz vinyls. This cabinet is built to precisely fit an interior  wall of a modern apartment in lower Manhattan.  It is styled in all solid American black  cherry with a hand rubbed finish of natural oil and wax.  Integrated into the wall unit is a standard depth drawer unit with storage cabinet above.  The turn-table below the screen is mounted on ball-bearing slides. With over 30 years of experience in woodworking and design, we have … [Read more...]

Library in a country home

Library and desk for a country home

We created this library for our client's country home in a lovely Pocono mountains community. This piece is styled in all solid American black cherry with a natural oil and wax finish. The doors feature leaded glass with back-lighting. Similar cabinets can be crafted in cherry, as shown, walnut, maple or oak. All of our hardwood is sourced from sustain-ably harvested local forests It pairs very well with our Riverdale trestle table and our Wallabout dining chair. The shelves are … [Read more...]