Danish designer N O. Møller completed his apprenticeship as a cabinetmaker in 1939, and continued his education at the design school in Aahus. In 1944 he founded J.L Møller Møbelfabrik and worked as an independent furniture designer and producer creating elegant designs in teak and rosewood. The company has received many awards including the Danish Furniture Makers awards for: The Furniture Prize for 1974, and The Furniture Prize for 1981. The company is still active and owned by the Møller family.