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Gunung Bromo - Lucky we made it!

Gunung Bromo - Lucky we made it!

     Looking back at our journey to Mt. Bromo, I realize now that there were so many times things could have gone deadly wrong. For starters, the fact that it was only Greg and me in a “van” traveling through God knows where with a guy we had never met should have been a red flag. He also ran a number of odd errands on our journey, like dropping off some random metal to some people on the side of the road in the dark. And, the seats were barely attached to the vehicle making it a very bumpy ride....

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Caring For Reclaimed Wood

Caring For Reclaimed Wood

All items need a little TLC over time. The furniture pieces at George & Augie are not typically finished with varnishes or stains which means that in order to preserve the life of your wood furniture, a little care may be needed. The artisans in India wash our pieces and then coat them in bee’s wax. Greg was there in March and was luckyenough to see the treatment process. A lot of effort is put into the care and maintenance of the wood. Once the furniture and home décor items are in our store, we also try to keep the chemicals...

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Where did our name come from and what do we do?

Where did our name come from and what do we do?

Who are George & Augie and what do we do? The business is owned and operated by my husband, Greg & myself, Elizabeth. George & Augie were two of the sweetest, most loving dogs a girl could ask for. They meant so much to me and my family that when Greg & I started this store, we thought of their names and instantly knew they would be a great fit. What we do? We import reclaimed and antique furniture, home decor & accessories from the western region of India and Bangkok, Thailand. It wasn’t until we came across India and it’s...

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