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  1. Benches

    Posted Dec 19th 2010, 12:00am by Kavita Daswani

    ... Kavita Daswani Benches are utilitarian pieces of furniture no home should be without. They are so versatile they can be used around a dining table for a convivial, communal feel; against a wall in a hallway, where a couch would be too bulky; and at the foot of a bed to hold cast-off clothing. Despite the obviously practical nature of benches, designers are elevating them ...

  2. A colourful variety to choose from

    Posted Oct 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It is not difficult to understand how Tequila Kola, the home furniture store located on the first floor of Horizon Plaza, and with a discount outlet on the 17th floor, can be so many things to so many people. The shop, renowned for its extensive upholstery and furniture collections, has further expanded its range in the past year. 'Part of our uniqueness is the fact ...

  3. Dublin

    Posted Feb 28th 2010, 12:00am by Nicolette Loizou

    ... design is concerned. Furniture store Duff Tisdall (Taney Road, Goatstown, tel: 353 1 205 1119; www.duff-tisdall.ie) was launched by two architects and it's evident the duo pick only what ... much more interesting.. Charles Furniture (32 North Brunswick Street, Stoneybatter, tel: 353 675 3840; www.charlesfurniture.ie) stocks unique pieces. Pride of place goes to the Ballboy stool ...

  4. Antique furniture are timeless attractions

    Posted Aug 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Antique Chinese furniture is proving increasingly popular in the city, but buyers are often uncertain of what constitutes an antique. Experts say that an antique piece of Chinese furniture ... of the furniture can be replaced, but the main construction has to be original,' says Chiang Fung-cheung, an account manager at Oi Ling Antiques, a store dealing in antique Chinese furniture. Telling ...

  5. Furniture rental takes off in city

    Posted Nov 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Local investors are seeking to cash in on the city's massive property boom by renting furniture to help owners sell their flats. Fiona Mok Lai-yin, sales director for Indigo furniture rental, says her company has seen a 10 to 20 per cent jump in local customers renting furniture. 'Five years ago, the market consisted of 80 to 90 per cent expats,' Mok says. 'Now, ...

  6. Making furniture work for you

    Posted Mar 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It may make sense for people living in apartments to custom make their furniture. Many Hongkongers buy ready-made furniture, which makes it hard to add a personal touch. 'Tailor-made furniture can meet all customers' requirements because they have the choice over size, colour, styles and materials,' says Andy Siu, sales manager for Jade Rattan Ware. 'Custom-made ...

  7. Furniture rental gains popularity

    Posted May 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Renting furniture is a good solution for expatriates who are looking to stay in Hong Kong for a short time or people waiting for their new furniture to be delivered. The biggest advantage of renting furniture over buying is flexibility. 'The ability to choose and select what you want, for as long as you want it, for a lot less than it costs to purchase, remains the most ...

  8. Hong Kong furniture salesman turns the tables on world's best mahjong players

    Posted Aug 25th 2010, 12:00am

    ... Ben Sin Hongkongers are dominating the World Series of Mahjong in the same way as the New York Yankees have dominated Major League Baseball's World Series. Local furniture salesman Chan Tak-kwan, 34, outlasted more than 200 other mahjong players from 10 countries and regions last weekend at the Venetian Macao, making him the third Hong Kong winner in the series' ...

  9. Editor's choice- sit + snooze

    Posted Nov 05th 2010, 12:00am by Kylie Knott

    ... Kylie Knott Eye candy Karim Rashid has collaborated with Spanish furniture manufacturer Vondom. The collection includes Doux (above), and one of the highlights of this product family ... for champagne or wine bottles. www.vondom.com Give me shelter Italian design studio Bestetti Associati and furniture-maker Paola Lenti have joined forces to create the Cabanne outdoor shelter. Simple ...

  10. Giant treasure trove a market of marvels

    Posted Oct 06th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... flea market in Paris. The 25,000 sqft of retail space is a haven for treasure hunters, looking for goods such as teak furniture, Afghan carpets, Tibetan trunks, antique clocks, classic magazine ... of Starbay, a high-end furniture brand created in France in the early 1990s. The brand's furniture is reminiscent of that from the British colonial era, and designs salvaged from the great luxury ...




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