Handmade boxes with a unique design history


Handmade Danish design boxes

Using time-honored genuine craftmanship, August Sandgren creates boxes handmade of the finest natural materials. These exquisite boxes meet today’s demand for storage - every little pile of clutter in your house or office now has a beautiful place to call home.

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Welcome to August Sandgren

Welcome to August Sandgren

We are very proud to announce our recent partnership with Upcycling Forum, an organisation who help companies upcycle their left overs from product...

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August Sandgren (1893-1934)

The company was originally founded in 1920 by the legendary bookbinder and box maker, August Sandgren, who was to his craft what Kaare Klint, Arne Jacobsen and Hans J. Wegner were to Danish design furniture, a true icon. August Sandgren was the preeminent bookbinder and box-maker of his era.

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How we work

When partnerships form, new thoughts and new products emerge, adding the best from two or more worlds. When we succeed, it is because every single partner has contributed fully, meeting the high expectations, we set for ourselves. In many ways, August Sandgren is not a single company, but a collection of likeminded partners, sharing the same values, attitudes, and goals.

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