Steven Chavez and Justin English
In most quarries, up to 80% of all soapstone mined is deemed waste or scrap material. In an effort to regain control of the soapstone waste and turn it into something useful, Steven Chavez and Justin English set out to clean up the quarries and find a purpose for the discarded stone.
Soapstone is one of the most effective natural materials this planet produces for conducting and retaining temperature, so Steven and Justin turned to these natural properties to handcraft a beautiful line of soapstone kitchen and barware. They have recently expanded into stainless steel, bringing the same level of sophisticated design and usefulness to entertaining ware. Their company is based in Denver where the majority of the products are handcrafted.