Occasional offerings focus on form, materials

Russell, Thomas
April 2006
Furniture/Today;4/24/2006, Vol. 30 Issue 33, p166
Trade Publication
The article reports that manufacturers are focusing more on form and materials rather than functionality in developing furniture products in the U.S. Bernhardt Furniture Co. offers occasional products in its European-influenced collection. Stanley Furniture Co. provides items with design elements such as canted posts, octagon-shaped fluting and marble accents. Ultimate Accents Inc. shows products from the Philippines made of tobacco leaves and kapok bark.


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