Enkle is simple.
Enkle Designs is a small company located in Apex, North Carolina. We specialize in the design and construction of handmade furniture and home accessories. Our pieces are inspired by the simplicity and beauty of Scandinavian design from both the mid-century and modern eras. We have a passion for simple yet thoughtful designs that bring function into the home. Our skilled master craftsmen construct all of our designs by hand, using traditional and modern techniques to provide pieces of top quality. Our materials are sourced from local businesses who value sustainability. We also create custom design pieces for customers who want something very specific in their home.
Owner/Designer/Craftsman - Matthew Booty
Matt was born in Durban South Africa and has lived in Seattle, Raleigh, and Greensboro. His father studied antique furniture restoration in London and has handed down his woodworking and design skills to his son. Matthew enjoys designing, restoring, and building furniture. His designs are inspired by the natural beauty of modern era furniture from the Scandinavian region of the world.
Master Craftsman - Christopher Booty
Chris (Matt's father) has been in the antique furniture restoration business for 40 years, and brings with him a vast amount of knowledge and experience gained by providing an outstanding service to a worldwide client base. Originally completing his apprenticeship under a Christie's affiliated master craftsman in London, he has built up a solid repertoire of experience with all periods of fine European and American furniture. Although Chris has his own business (touchwoodrestorations.com), he works for Enkle Designs on various projects by sharing his expertise and craftsmanship.