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  1. Furniture must make lasting impression

    Posted Dec 12th 2007, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft

    ... on the evening news always seem to sit on a green leather sofa. If not green, then black. But why do people make a beeline in the furniture shop for the ubiquitous green leather sofa? 'Blame fung ... furniture items that we spend more time on... because of comfort. We tend to be less picky when choosing a dining or coffee table,' said Ms Ho, who is also the education committee chairwoman, ...

  2. 'Rock star' becomes part of the furniture as he lights up annual design conference

    Posted Dec 13th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... of lighting and furniture. While these disciplines aren't as sexy as fashion or jewellery, the Englishman is something of a rock star in the field for a select group of fans (dare we call them light and furniture groupies?) who came out to his meet and greet on Tuesday evening at Lane Crawford, where some of his work is on sale. 'It's good to come here,' he chatted ...

  3. Superstitious locals shut the door on Aberdeen hand-me-down furniture business

    Posted Aug 25th 2007, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... Barclay Crawford A store selling second-hand furniture must be a financial certainty in these times of increasing environmental concern. Alas, this has not been the experience of Ex-Furniture at The Perfectech Centre in Wong Chuk Hang Road, Aberdeen, which will close on September 20 after five years in business. So was the store a victim of Hong Kong's economic success, ...

  4. Furniture

    Posted Nov 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Karen Leong

    ... Karen Leong Crate expectations Established & Sons works with the best in British design talent to produce quality furniture designs for the global market. And Jasper Morrison is part ... direction and corporate identity. Moooi epitomises modern furniture design. Under the Moooi umbrella, Committee- comprising of Harry Richardson and Clare Page- designed the Bamboo Lamp. The result ...

  5. Warburg Pincus eyes Red Star Furniture stake

    Posted Jun 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tim LeeMaster US private equity group Warburg Pincus is in talks to acquire a less than 50 per cent stake in Red Star Furniture Group, a mainland furniture retailer, a source said. ... in Hong Kong. Warburg took mainland furniture maker Kasen International Holdings to the Hong Kong IPO market in 2005, which raised US$123 million. It retains an 18.89 per cent stake ...

  6. Furniture

    Posted Jun 01st 2007, 12:00am by Ivan Pun

    ... exhibition in Milan, the Neo Country collection by Dutch designer Ineke Hans for Cappellini was a welcome change. Her armchair, rocking chair and stool (below) are modern takes on furniture ...

  7. Haunts: Miho Hirabayashi

    Posted Nov 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Shirley Lau

    ... their old furniture. It is retro, well-crafted and has really nice details.' Favourite living architect 'Does it have to be a living one? If not, then it would be Carlo Scarpa. He was good ... is related to different architectural styles in different areas.' What's on top of your wish list? 'We are now developing furniture pieces at Fak3. I would like to keep some items ...

  8. Think inside the box

    Posted Apr 27th 2007, 12:00am by Stephen Lacey

    ... Ikea built an empire on bringing kit furniture into our homes. Now designers all over the world are going flat out for the flat-pack, writes Stephen Lacey Flat-packed furniture is nothing ... to experts, flat-pack furniture is the way forward for both hip young designers and such established names as Antonio Citterio and Jasper Morrison. And if you think you need an engineering degree ...

  9. 'I was the archetypal naughty pupil and would bunk off school'

    Posted May 12th 2007, 12:00am by David Phair

    ... Tim Ho Kwok is a furniture designer based in Wan Chai. He was talking to David Phair. Tim Ho I suppose I fell into furniture designing by accident when I bought a flat- though if I think ... I bought- a Yashica box one- in my furniture showroom. I bought it after working in a printing company during the summer vacation where I was paid less than HK$500 a month. I loved to take black ...

  10. Noguchi's table stands the test of time

    Posted Aug 24th 2007, 12:00am by Stephen Lacey

    ... Stephen Lacey The ubiquitous coffee table is one of the most functional pieces of furniture in a home. It becomes a dinner table if there's something on TV you want to watch, plus ... The Noguchi coffee table (right), as it has become known, is characterised by a perfect harmony of timber and glass. The table is an organic piece of furniture that demonstrates a balance ...




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