TITLE

Villa & Hut opens first store in U.S

PUB. DATE
December 2007
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;12/24/2007, Vol. 32 Issue 16, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the opening of the first U.S. store of Australian-based Villa & Hut company in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It was a former factory converted into a warehouse outlet by couple Jon and Tanya Spivak. They designed it with a Zen-inspired atmosphere enhanced by stone Buddhas, antique Java doors and mahogany and rattan goods. Moreover, the store features products from recycled timber crafted by people in Indonesia.
ACCESSION #
29343181

 

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