Hi Don!
Just wanted to say thank you so much for our very cool driftwood table. We love it!
It looks beautiful in our new beach home.
You were such a pleasure to deal with and kept me posted every step of the way.
You are very talented and your work is impeccable. Here are a few pics so you can see how it looks;)
Your friend’s beautiful wood sculpture is on the table, that was very sweet of you to include w our purchase.
Thanks so much and have a great day!
MaryAnne    Seaside Heights, NJ (November 2020)

Spectacular! Couldn’t be more excited. Thank you so much. The table is my first piece of furniture in the new house and I am thrilled. Thank you, thank you, thank you. You’re the best!!! Janet    Atlantic City, NJ (August 2020)

Don, thank you for the beautiful driftwood coffee table and the carved bird on driftwood surprise! The delivery went perfectly, Philip could not be any nicer and any more efficient. I am enclosing a picture, but I will take one after I get my new sofa so you can see how lovely the table complements the decor.  The table that is currently in the dining room is an 8 foot table. I am going to want to talk with you about creating something for that room, but will need to sell the table that is in there first.

Thank you for sharing your talent!
Best regards,   Karin  Geneva, Fla   (August 2020)

Thank you so much for the table I absolutely love it. When I get back to Florida I will probably get you to craft one up for my other house. I have attached pictures of it in place.

Shannon.   Barker, NY – June 2020

They are beautiful – thank you! And the carvings are wonderful!

Edgewater,MD-May 2020

Hi Don!  

I apologize for the delay.  We actually just moved into our new house.  So as you can imagine, things are a little crazy.  We received the table and it looks amazing!  Thank you so much for your hard work and skill in creating this driftwood base. I love it!  I’ve included a few pictures for you to see.  
Thanks so much! 
Massapequa, NY-May, 2020

We ordered a red cedar driftwood table with a kidney shaped glass top from Donald Patrick at Driftwood Decor and we are so pleased! The table is absolutely beautiful and exactly as pictured on the website. It goes very well with our leather sectional sofa. The table and glass arrived in perfect condition and were very well crated and protected.

Brian and Kimberly M
Cumming, GA. November 2019

Don, we are so happy with the Redwood coffee table.   The table you made for us – California Redwood top and Cedar base works just great for us and goes perfectly in our Western theme TV room. You were very helpful in showing us various designs to pick from to get it “just right.” At first we were a little leery since we’ve never ordered a custom piece of furniture on line, without seeing it in person. You made the process very easy for us and we felt very trusting in your judgment and honesty. The process also went very quickly and your work is excellent. Thanks again for everything.

Dianne F    Homer Glen, IL (May 2019)  

The glass arrived today, and I just enjoyed my first meal (sushi, of course) at your beautiful table! I went with 54″ glass and the size is perfect. It really makes the driftwood look majestic.

Thank you again for sharing your artistry. This is now one of my favorite things in my tiny new home.
Mary K   Murrells Inlet, SC (May 2019)

Hi Don,   
Just wanted to tell you I love my driftwood coffee table!  The color is perfect.  It’s beautiful, quite a work of art!      Thank you for the glass cleaner and darling little heron.  You’ll see the heron on the end table in some of the photos.  I appreciate your efforts to make the table match my decor.
Jill S  – Ft Myers,Fla (May 2019)

We have it!!!!! It looks amazing Don!!!!!!! Our glass should be delivered shortly and I’ll send pics 😊 Also, I absolutely love the wood carved bird. I cannot thank you enough for making this beautiful masterpiece for our new home!!!!!!

Stephanie & Brad  – Goose Creek, SC  (April 2019)

You did a magnificent job. Pieces of art!!!
It’s perfect.

Thank you.
Debbie – Westhampton Beach, NY   April 2019

Hi Don,
Hope you enjoyed St. Augustine.  Just wanted to let you know we picked up the table on Friday ( would have emailed you earlier but didn’t want to bother you on vacation) . Evey thing  is good.  The table is in the house, in place and we love it.
Bev and I were talking and we want you to know that we enjoyed working with you.  From your assistance in the selection process, to the shipping, to the actual pick up. It couldn’t have been better. For future reference, SouthEast (freight company) was very convenient for us,. just an easy 25 minute drive from home. Easy to find and the folks there were over the top helpful. Ok but your packing was over the top, I sincerely believe someone could drive a tank over the crating  without damaging the content. Glad you told me to bring a 1/2 inch socket.  but most of all is the craftsmanship in the table,  a real work of art. You are gifted.! .  Thank You !  Feel free to use us as a reference if someone wants one.  Looking forward to working with you again in the future !
PS. Love the Pelican, it sits on the table and looks great… Thanks
Regards Emoji
Bev & Gene    Savannah, GA. March 2019   
Hi Don!
It’s Michelle & Curt. We’re the couple from Atlanta  that bought a condo in Myrtle beach and drove down to pick up the driftwood table base.
We LOVE our table. It’s the most beautiful thing in the condo. We promised you pictures once the renovations are finished and can’t wait for you to see your beautiful piece of art.
The VRBO property number is: 1368315
We’d also love to give you a review for your site.
Can’t thank you enough.
Curt & Michelle   March 2019
Myrtle Beach, SC
I would also like to take this opportunity to rave about your workmanship.  The table is absolutely stunning.  
Way above our expectations, and we have high expectations.   I also want to let you know that Phillip was an absolute pleasure to deal with.  He was highly professional, courteous, sweet, and went way above and beyond the call of duty.  He is a total asset to your business.  
It was lovely dealing with you and we will definitely recommend you highly.  5 stars all the way.
Respectfully yours,
Roger and Bonnie    Davie, FL  02/19
Just a quick note to tell you how happy we are with our table. First, the delivery guys were professional & could not have been nicer. The table is the perfect color (as you suggested), shows excellent workmanship and has a high degree of fascination as you look at it through the glass top. The little carving as a surprise gift is also a very nice touch on your part. We are very pleased.
thanks.. Tony   Naples 01/19

Hi Don,

The coffee table arrived yesterday in perfect condition, and we love it!  It really has exceeded our expectations.  Thank you so much for the great crating, the fast shipping, and the beautiful artistic handiwork.  This table will be the centerpiece of our family room for years to come.

–Tom   December 2018  Beverly, MA


Fabulous for home in Huntington Beach!  Couldn’t have found a better driftwood base anywhere. Thanks for packaging it so well!




Your (now our) table base came and it’s a WOW.  You are really an artist and the product you sell is definitely a one of a kind pleasure.

And, your business honesty is also commendable.  We don’t do Facebook, or other online sources to advertise for you, but you got us as a reference if anyone ever request.  We’ll send some photos tomorrow.  Also, thank you for the little bird . . . we’ll keep it in a special place with the 1st.

Don & Sue -Pompano Beach, Fla June 2018

Hello, Don!

Greetings from Carol in Nantucket!

I finally figured out how to send a pic of the beautiful and unique coffee table you made for us!
We absolutely love it!

Hope all is well with you! God bless,
Carol –  May 2018

Hi Don,

I just wanted to send you a few pictures of the sofa table we bought from you a few weeks back. It looks awesome in our house and we are very pleased with it.

Thanks again,
Desiree T -May 2017

Hi Don,

Here finally are the pictures of the Driftwood table and it’s finished wall. We are really enjoying the table, and it’s exactly what we needed in our hall. Thank you so much for all you did to make it just right.

Best wishes for a lovely holiday, and thanks again.
Debbie G  – Naples, Fla  March 2018


The table is beautiful and fits well into our evolving beach home.  You were a pleasure to work with – and the packaging of the table  was beautifully crated -setting  the bar for a wonderful piece to unfold.  We are very pleased with the coffee table.  Thank you.

Brian – Englewood, Fla  March, 2018

Hi Don-

Sorry it took so long to get you some photos. Thanks for making such a beautiful piece for my project. My client truly loves it so much in her new condo.

Hope we can work on another project together this year!

Erin Cantu Interiors -Delray Beach, FL

Hi Don,

Caro and I received the table on Friday and spent the weekend finding a rug and some friends to help us put it in place and lay the glass on top. Didn’t want to reach out until I could have it picture-ready and share some with you!

Just writing to send you a big THANKS for everything. The Mrs. and I appreciate you being able to get it to us just in time for the holiday as we had targeted without compromising the quality of the end-product, and most importantly, despite all the adverse scenarios you encountered encountered – both Irma and your surgeries. We love the table and couldn’t be happier with your dedication and effort.

Personally, we’d also like to thank you for your honesty and transparency since day one, and your support throughout the process. It was very satisfying to get your insight and explanations about each aspect of the process and to see pics of our table throughout.That goes a long way and I know I can ask an unbelievable amount of questions.

Pics of our table in our new dining room attached!

Thanks again,
J -Antioch, Tennessee November,2017

It has arrived safe and it is beyond beautiful! I love it more than I thought I would. Thank you so much for making my new house a little more special.

Kristi A.- Siesta Key,
Florida Sept 2016

Hi Don- 

Your beautiful driftwood masterpiece has arrived & it is stunning! Here you can see where we placed it & how it soo completes this room!! Thank you so much!!”

 Susan- Harpswell, Maine  August 2016

Hi Don,

I just opened it up. Exceeded all my expectations. Stunning. You are incredibly talented. I totally love it.”

Alice W.- Staten Island, NY  June 2016 

I found Driftwood Decor and Don on the web. How fortunate for me. I was looking for a driftwood coffee table for our new home in Florida though we were living in Chicago at the time. Don listened to my ideas and interpreted them beyond my expectations. It is an absolutely stunning, very unique piece that I know will become a family heirloom. Thank you, Don, for your vision, craftsmanship, and hard work. You are an artist.”

-Liz P., April 2016

It has been a pleasure working with you, and the result was very much worth the wait! Dave and I have been remodeling/ rebuilding our new home for the last three years, doing much of the work ourselves, and with the help of a good friend and designer. Your work coordinates perfectly with the design of our house. Keep us in mind if you come across a piece of wood that you think will work for our chandelier!”

-Karen and Dave, September 2015

I have had my dining room table for 29 years and it has become part of the family. In fact will probably have to get a small one in the years to come as we downsize! It will stay in the family to create more happy memories.”

– Brenda, September 2015

Dear Don,

Thank you for our beautiful coffee table. It looks even better than we expected in our home. Your craftsmanship is magnificent.

Sherwood and Mary -Bonita Springs, Fla May 2017

Wanted to let you know that the table arrived late Friday afternoon. It is an absolutely stunning. Everyone who has seen it admires the quality, craftsmanship and your artistic ability to create such an unusual and gorgeous piece of art/ furniture. Thank you”

– Ellen, May 2015

Thank you so much for creating our beautiful table base. We love it so much & think it looks perfect in our home. I appreciate your craftsmanship & your kindness in helping me come up with something that would work in our space. Take care.”

 Tracy G- Annapolis, MD, May 2015

Hi Don. 

Tables are beautiful, arrived safe and sound. Great working with/ you.

Thanks again. Steven

Recently bought a home and to be honest, it’s not beach front property as I have always desired. However, it doesn’t mean I can’t bring the beach environment into my home. Don, from Driftwood Décor, had exceed my expectation on his magnificent work of art. The coffee table I’ve ordered goes beyond your basic table needs. It is a work of art that set the tone for my family room. In addition to his phenomenal workmanship, he is professional, friendly, and meticulous. The table base and glass were carefully packaged when it arrived to me. I appreciate the attention to detail that he provided from start to finish. I highly recommend Don and will be using him again for future driftwood artwork.

Mina T- Elk Grove, CA February 2017

“Casually I “met” Driftwood Decor on the web few months ago. Together with my wife, we fell in love with Don masterpieces in seconds!!!! I called him to explain our needs for our coffee table and… TA-DA!!! Mr. Patrick understood this poor Italian speaking a terrible English in a while. He sent us the table at a VERY good price, in a strong crate with all the custom & duty info. I’m so happy about this experience and I strongly recommend this stuff and these people.”

 Stefano- Bologna, Italy, July 2015

Don designed and built an incredible driftwood custom base for a console table. I had a unique situation and needed something only 24″ high. Not only did he interpret my specifications perfectly but his communication was outstanding. He sent photos throughout the process. Made adjustments as we proceeded. Never once did he refer to costs (although he was very clear as to what it would be in the beginning of the process). His concern was getting the end product exactly as I wanted. The quality of the piece is wonderful. He is an artisan – not a contractor. And a really nice person too!”

 – kbert, May 2015

Got my table, and agree it is a wonderful piece,and his work is amazing! Thank you”

 giakester- Bahamas   October 2014

Don is a true artist. I purchased a beautiful natural grey driftwood dining room table and console table from him. They are spectacular pieces of sculpture! Amazing color and texture. Interesting viewed from all angles. Great, personalized service and delivery. I highly recommend his work..”

Debra- Florida Keys-October 2014

After an extensive search for a tree trunk table base for our dining room table, we commissioned Don to build us a driftwood table base. We could not have been more pleased. Don has a variety of bases and finishes and he would show us different styles and finishes until we found the one for us. Every base is a “one of a kind” and created to our specifications and style. He would send us work-in-progress photos of the process which we loved. Don was professional timely and communicates very well. We would highly recommend Don and Driftwood Decor.”

– salreg, August 2014

“Don of Driftwood Decor was absolutely fantastic to deal with. He was on top of the sale without being “pushy.” He was 100% honest with all expenses and informative every step of the way with pictures and emails. Without a doubt- would do business again with DRIFTWOOD DECOR and recommend them to family and friends. Thank you so much for a beautiful work of art!!!! “

– mrsrivet, June 2014

We’ve known Donald for decades and can attest to his professionalism, talent and integrity. We are happy to own one of his creations and have been privileged to observe his art evolve over the years into such beautiful and functional furniture. Driftwood Decor is a wonderful addition to the Houzz community.”

 Susan – Orlando,Fla- January 2014

I purchased a driftwood coffee table from Driftwood Décor. I received it just the other day and it is absolutely beautiful, Don, who is the owner of the company is truly a gifted artist who creates driftwood masterpieces! It is a privilege to own one of his works of art. If you are looking to purchase a piece of driftwood furniture, I highly recommend Driftwood Décor.”

– thedrifter, November 2013

Having spent my childhood growing up in south Florida, I knew exactly what I wanted when I went looking for driftwood furniture. I found Don through some internet searches. Here’s what you get with Don. He was always prompt in our correspondence, gave me clear and definitive information and set the right expectations. Buying furniture online, especially a centerpiece like our table was a real stretch for me because I want to see it in person. Don had a good understanding of my concerns. He gave me a timeline and kept to it. He sent me early pictures of new pieces he acquired a bit raw, let me select the one I wanted and held it months while it finished in the sun. We discussed dimensions in meticulous detail and he was perfectly accommodating. When complete, he final priced, built the shipping crate (quite sturdy), and shipped on time. Table arrived in perfect condition exactly as appeared in pictures. A grand experience and beautiful table. First class!”

– Mark and Heather, West Des Moines, Iowa, September 2013

I highly recommend Don and his work. With a one of a kind custom order it can be unnerving to buy something and then not see it until it arrives on the doorstep. I trusted him from the beginning and was not disappointed as he stuck with his estimate, kept me in the loop by sending photos and asking for input, and then delivered a work of art that was a dream come true.”

– baileysupreme, August 2013

We purchased a lamp from Driftwood Decor and are thrilled with it. The lamp is attractive, well-built and expertly finished. Don was helpful and easy to deal with, sending photos from different angles and helping to find the ideal lamp. Shipping was fast and the lamp was well-packaged. Also, his prices are reasonable for something that is making a major impact in our great room.”

– floridabungalow, September 2013

DON DON DON…. I LOVE YOUR WORK. AND SO WILL OTHERS. I wish i had enough vocabulary to give this absolutely amazing artist and a craftsman a higher mark than 5 stars. I have been looking for redwood table for 3 months and of course most of are in CA. The shipping along would be north of $300. ( I am in Florida). 1) He has been responsive from the get go. Answers every single phone call and email (which i could never get from CA guys. Think they need to come down from their high horse) Explained in layman terms what type of wood, grain, burl, etc… 2) he went as far as to take pictures of availble cuts to show sizes. He then went as far as wetting those cuts to show the color and the grain. So long story short I comissioned Don to make me a coffee table. After many many emails and phone calls I finally was confident in his artestry and craftsmanship. He had it made in 2 weeks and I went to pick it up in Orlando. He cut his vacation short to come meet me at his shop. OHHHH. I also forgot to mention he is flexible with orders . Even if you dont like what you order but see some other piece there – he has no objections to do swap it out. The table definitely made a statement upon being placed in my patio. And gave many people a WOW FACTOR. Don – I am forever your fan. Hope people will see your creations and appreciate them like i do. …. THANK YOU SO VERY MUCH. CAN”T STOP LOOKING AT IT AND BE PROUD OF IT… ”

– Mikaela, August 2013

Having admired Driftwood Decor’s work at an art fair in Vero Beach, I worked with Don Patrick to have him create for me a stand up desk. That desk is now a show stopping centerpiece of my home office, largely because of the care and attention Don gave to it. He refused to send it until it was “right”, and indeed it was. He personally organized a custom glass top, which is very high quality and crystal clear, with nice beveled edges. He also took special care to arrange and secure the various pieces of seasoned cedar so they are bullet proof. We did all this on an handshake, which was very comfortable to do with Don. I cannot give a higher endorsement to a company and to Don.”

– Terry Brubaker, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, May 2013

I have now purchased three items from Don at Driftwood Decor as well as have sent a few friends and decorators his way! I own a beautiful driftwood coffee table for our home in orlando, a driftwood console for our condo at New Smyrna Beach, as well as bought a beautiful hanging piece of driftwood for our porch. They are timeless “showpieces” with exquisite craftsmanship. I would highly recommend working with Don, visiting his workshop if possible (always a treat) , and seeing the many possibilities of furniture made from driftwood.”

– pjederer, Orlando- June 2012

“We are delighted with how the tables look in our round living room. The workmanship is excellent. The glass tops lay perfectly flat across all the wood branches which is remarkable given the number of touch points on the driftwood bases. As to the aesthetics, we wanted something special to match our location on the beach. These driftwood tables are absolutely beautiful and really hit the beach theme on the mark. Don has been delightful to work with. He responds quickly to questions and does a great job posting photos and notes as the project progresses. Great experience!”

–Paul G. Fenwick Island, Delaware , August 2015

“I just received my driftwood lamps and I love them. They’re very well made, with great attention to the form of the driftwood remade as a table lamp. It’s been a total pleasure working with Driftwood Decor.”

– Sara A., Newfoundland, N.J., May 2015

“Absolutely perfect. Love the product and the ease of working with designer!”

– Dana Rogers, March 2014

“It’s difficult to know where to begin my praises of my experience with Mr. Patrick…so I’ll start at the beginning 🙂 We decided to start a major home remodel in February and to carry on our 36 year “coastal theme”, but with many upgrades and, well, “classier” stuff! One day, I Googled “driftwood furniture” just to see if I could get some kind of inspiration. Lo and behold, I found driftwood and glass tables – beautiful! I wanted one. But, alas, waaay out of our budget price range. Crate and Barrel has a (so called) driftwood coffee table, but for the price, it was frankly just….unattractive and looked like a bunch of old faded waste wood tacked together into a wood concretion! Not at all what I was looking for….I asked our designer (we went whole hog and hired a professional to manage our project – very atypical for us, but we just didn’t know where to begin) to check around…and she came up with pretty much the same results I had. Just too pricey. Or just too ugly! Well, I kept at it and found the CustomMade site…and ultimately, Don Patrick. The pics of his work surpassed anything I’d seen anywhere else on the World Wide Web! So….I started a project and initiated a conversation with Mr. Patrick. We had some honest back and forth discussions and “meeting” Don, albeit only virtually, felt like discovering a long lost friend. He was very willing to work with me on a custom piece in a price range I could afford….no, NOT “cheap” but MUCH greater value and beauty for similarly priced works. What ensued were many messages back and forth, many questions asked and answered, a piece of raw wood we both thought could work for my purpose (and budget) and ultimately, delivery TODAY of my long-desired, one of a kind, custom-made for ME, gorgeous Florida Red Cedar driftwood table! From start to finish, communication could NOT have been better. Every aspect of the transaction was easy and smooth…It has been one of the most pleasurable purchases I have ever made, and I cannot say enough good things about Don Patrick and his work and artistry. But I’ve tried and hope I’ve been able to convey my sincere appreciation of the man’s talent and integrity. It was scary at first to reach out to a total stranger…but my trust has amply been repaid. I have an heirloom piece unlike any other in the world and feel as though I’ve made a long-distance friend in the process. THANK YOU, Don.”

– Martha, May 2013

“When I first signed up for custom made, I was a little reluctant to have something custom made long distance. Don Patrick changed my perception. He was very communicative, sent me pictures at each point in the process and kept me informed. The result was phenomenal and much better than I had imagined in regard to design, quality and price. I would highly recommend Don!”

– Kathy Manzione, May 2013

“This lamp is absolutely spectacular. Fast shipping. Very well packaged for safety. Wonderful to do business with Don.”

– October 2012

“Gorgeous lamp! I’m so impressed I’m buying another one. The packaging was tight; it arrived in perfect shape. Thank you so much.”

–June 2012

“The lamp is absolutely beautiful! So stunning in person, and the quality is top notch. Really pleased with the deal I got, and shipping was prompt and professional. Thank you!”

– January 2012

“Great seller!! Item was packaged perfectly and shipped promptly. I am beyond pleased with this lamp! It is more beautiful than I imagined, much more incredible in person. This lamp will be treasured for many, many years. Thank you so much!!”

– September 2011

It worked out really well. I love it. Thank you so much.