Press + Mentions


I am completely flattered when you take the time to share your love for my work.  It's you that keeps me going, so thank you!


"Each tablet stand is an impressive display of stupifyingly simple design. It certainly functions well with its engineered objective, but you might be tempted to never mount an iPad on the stand and leave it as a self-contained design that captures attention by itself."
- Gabriel Sistare,
"Ciseal has become a go-to source for modern hand-crafted bent plywood furniture."
- Simon,



These 11 U.S. Furniture Brands are Making America Decor Again - Hunker

20 Modern Magazine Racks - Design Crush Blog

Modern Makers: The Handmade Layers Of Ciseal’s Nicole Hodsdon - Atomic Ranch

15 Perfect Modernist Christmas Gifts to Add to Your Shopping List - Atomic Ranch

21 Minimalist Ways To Store Everything in Your Home - Buzzfeed

Online Boutique PinkLion Handpicks the Best of Independent Design Brands - DesignBoom

Furniture Designers are Coming Out of Detroit's Woodwork - Detroit News

Gift Guide: 10 Handmade Treasures for Mid-Century Modern Lovers - Curbly

An iPad Stand for Eames Fans - Cool Mom Tech

Designed in Detroit: Former Engineers, Natives Flock to the Area - Detroit News

Handmade Profiles: The Beautiful World of Ciseal - I Am the Lab

Welcome Mat: Latest and Greatest Home Events and Products - Detroit News

Gorgeous Modern Home Accessories That Give You an Excuse to Redecorate - Cool Mom Picks

Tablet Stand From Ciseal: Simple Design At It's Best - busyboo

10 Holiday Gift Ideas for Mom - Mashable

Unique Stands for Tablets - Examiner

Those Who Make: Ciseal

Behind the Design Process: Creating a Bent Plywood Scale Model - SolidSmack

Tablet Stand in Oak and Bent Plywood by Ciseal - Faith's Daily Find - The Kitchn

The Handmade Minimalistic Tablet Stand - Gadget Sin

The Best of Etsy: Ciseal - A Cut Above the Retsy

Nicole Hodsdon: Bent Plywood Bench - The Wall Breakers

Nicole Hodsdon: Bent Plywood Lounge Chair - The Wall Breakers