hewn


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Idioms, Wikipedia.

hewn

1. Roughly dressed, as stone shaped with mallet and chisel.
2. Roughly shaped with an ax, as hewn logs.
References in periodicals archive ?
The Ruff Hewn home products are slated to appear beginning this fall in 98 Bon-Ton stores and its website.
The name Ruff Hewn has tremendous brand equity and recognition and has long been associated with high quality and a relaxed, yet classic style.
Home could ultimately account for about 10 to 15 percent of the Ruff Hewn brand at the Saks Department Store Group, including bed and bath, home decor and perhaps furniture accent pieces, Peggy Eskenasi, executive vice president of private label and brand development, told HFN.
I have hewn pine, poplar, fir, oak, spruce and hemlock.
Rough Hewn has reproduced several pieces commonly found in the era also using welded iron construction and riveting.
Floors are covered with rush matting, apart from a central section of bush-hammered concrete, and the altar is a crisply hewn block of granite.
Its simple volume is defined by stone bearing walls built up in layers of rough hewn yellow-grey granite from Santiago de Compostela that seem neither monolithic nor massive because of the thinness, striation and texture of the blocks.
Key brands typically carried by McRae's stores include Laura Ashley, Relativity, Jones New York, Liz Claiborne, Susan Bristol, Sigrid Olsen, Ruff Hewn, Consensus, Columbia, Polo/Ralph Lauren, Tommy Hilfiger, Nautica, Hart Schaffner & Marx, Jane Seymour (home and children's apparel), Estee Lauder, Clinique, Lancome, Chanel, Nine West, Enzo, and Waterford.
The canal was laboriously hewn by hand 'through rocks, quicksands and mosses, carried up precipices and over valleys, rising and falling 160 feet by means of 39 locks, passing over 10 major aqueducts and a number of smaller ones', according to reports of the day.
I am confident that this new, unique line of women's sportswear will be as successful as the Jane Seymour, Ruff Hewn, and Laura Ashley proprietary brand merchandise we have introduced during the past year.
In addition, SDSG has recently entered into exclusive agreements to produce and sell merchandise under the Laura Ashley, Jane Seymour, and Ruff Hewn names.