Popsugar: How to Make Inexpensive Furniture Look Like a Million Dollars
If you're aching for a custom piece of furniture but can't splurge on the expense, a little DIY know-how can help you transform any big-box store purchase into custom gold.
Popsugar: 5 Tools Every Household Should Have
Even with countless hours of HGTV binge-watching under your belt, your handy skills may still be less than stellar. Furniture designer and expert woodworker Jason Pickens believes the best thing to start with is a small set of versatile tools.
Popsugar: 5 Easy Hacks To Keep Plants Alive
If you aren't blessed with a natural green thumb, it's best to rely on a few tips and tricks for keeping plants alive. In addition to believing that each home should have at least one customized piece of furniture, designer and expert woodworker Jason Pickens thinks every home should have a living plant.
Popsugar: How to Hang Art Without Ruining Your Walls
Whether you have gallery-wall envy or are just too scared to pull the trigger on hanging something, furniture designer and expert woodworker Jason Pickens can help. Make 2016 the year you finally fix your bare-wall situation by adhering to Jason's five foolproof tips.
Inside Steven Alan: From the Fitting Room
For our inaugural #fromthefittingroom video series, Steven sits down with Jason Pickens, furniture designer, woodmaker, and expert fabricator. Here, Jason shares with us some of his favorite SA pieces, along with his design process and how he makes a living out of doing what he loves.
Crain's: New York Stories
Please join Crain's Publisher Jill Kaplan as she meets with entrepreneurs around the city and learns of their stories of success, failure, determination and resiliency. These business owners are changing neighborhoods and improving the economy with their innovative and courageous plans.
New York Times: Leaving Brooklyn for a Charleston Cottage
A couple of years ago, Kate and Ben Towill decided they needed more living space. They were both successful professionally: Ms. Towill (who was then Ms. Dougherty) is an interior designer and Mr. Towill is a partner in two Manhattan restaurants, the Fat Radish and the East Pole, as well as the Leadbelly oyster bar
Remodelista: Custom Furniture for Fashionistas
You probably already know about Steven Alan’s new enterprise, a home shop in Tribeca. Our favorite offering from this low-key fashion designer? A series of custom sofas and side tables by Jason Pickens. The furniture collection came about when Pickens fabricated a selection of showroom pieces, which inspired the company’s vice president of design Ai Bihr to commission a home line.
Country Living: DIY A Charming Crib Pelmet
Searching for a creative and on-the-cheap way to add charm and personality to a nursery? While nothing is cuter than your new baby, this crib pelmet-the brainchild of Nate Berkus and Jason Pickens, come pretty darn close.
Apartment Therapy: Jonathan's Calm and Considered Nest
Clean lines define the neat, loft-like space that is Jonathan's Brooklyn home, a well-edited contemporary apartment. Learning to balance his own style desires with the needs of his family has been the key to creating a home that is comfortable and nurturing to father and daughter alike.