Christophe Pourny Furniture Tonic
Tell us about your business.Born and raised in the South of France, Christophe grew up in his parents antique store. Twenty years ago he moved to New York and opened his studio in DUMBO Brooklyn. Over the years, Christophe Pourny Studio has built relationships with the most celebrated interior designers in the industry. Christophe is the official antique restorer to the City of New York and has worked on many projects at City Hall & Gracie Mansion, including restoring George Washington's writing desk. Four years ago, Jason Jobson joined the business to help create and bring furniture care products to market. All natural and made from organic ingredients, the furniture tonics, serums, and waxes are mixed and packaged in-house. We are proud to be made in the USA and safe for the environment. There are no harmful chemicals used in our products, and our labels are printed locally from an environmentally friendly printer.
What makes your business stand out?We are the only antique restoration studio in America offering care products developed and made in-house, from all natural ingredients.
What's the best business advice you've received?Don't think about what you CAN'T do.
Mark Your Calendar
NominationsJune 3–Aug. 29, 2014
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JudgingJune 23–Sept. 8, 2014
Judges will select finalists throughout this period.Meet the judges
Online VotingSept. 15–Oct. 13, 2014
Vote for your favorite American makers.See the finalists
Winners AnnouncedOct. 17, 2014
2014 Award Winners and Audience Choice Winner announced.See past Award Winners
American Made EventNov. 7–8, 2014
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