When one is down and out and barely has money to furnish the home, it really pushes the mind to work harder. Myriah Scruggs and Nadia Yaron got creative and decided to repurpose castoff furniture rescued from the street curb when they relocated to New York City. Nowadays, the furniture pieces they deconstructed and reconstructed from other people’s trash became the makings of a thriving furniture business called Nightwood.
What do you think of the pieces? Do you even like them? And what about the business model? Is it a sustainable one?