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Native Brand


Creative Director - Principal Industrial Designer - Strategist

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Native is a venture project between Argo Design and Treehouse, a nationwide chain of eco-aware hardware stores. The brand’s vision is to fill a void in well-made sustainable and beautiful garden goods. Their goal is to do good, well.

This deck launched the Native brand and explored oppertunities and styles. In just five weeks our small team developed and presented 22 concepts in four categories for executive review.

The Native Rain water storage system is presently in early stages of manufacture and will be available able this fall.


Coat Hook (or fruit bowl)

Why is a coat hook like a candy dish?

Crafted from Maple and finished with a sustainable stain. Attractive on the wall or on the table. 

Hose Reel

Unexpected elegance

The Native Hose Reel turns hose management into art, while maintaining practicality.


Market Lights

Let there be light, but not too much

Native Market Lights are strings of 3000K LED down light fixtures designed to comply with Dark Sky requirements.  The recessed light source deep with in the opaque shade ensures stray light doesn’t pollute the night sky.   



Simplify, simplify

Ceramic pots with strait walls and a tightly integrated drip tray. Available in glazed or unglazed.

Native’s Stainless steel watering can boasts a balanced handle and extra long pouring spot for bushier shrubs.

Cork Stools

Comfortable durable delightful

Native’s cork seats are sturdy and handsome. Cork is sustainable light weight and waterproof. Due to a unique drainage system, they shed water and have built-in handles for easy moving.

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Fire Pit

A pit with Benefits

A ventilated dual wall construction ensures the right amount of air on the fire at all times, while the integrated accessory platform provides a place to keep your hot toddies hot.


Classically Modern

A new take on Texas’ traditional steel bouncer, Bounce uses steel tubing to keep the bounce but refines the seat for all season comfort.