TITLE

Stylish, high-end goods break rustic stereotype

AUTHOR(S)
Russell, Thomas
PUB. DATE
March 2008
SOURCE
Furniture/Today;3/10/2008, Vol. 32 Issue 27, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that several Latin American furniture manufacturers are starting to offer stylish upper-middle and high-end goods. Colonial Brazil offers high-end line of 18th-century Brazilian and Portuguese reproduction-style case goods. Guatemala-based Antigua Furniture offers upper-middle priced line of bench-mode bedrooms, dining sets, armoires and home entertainment pieces. South Cone has taken an environmental leadership role by using sustainable hardwoods.
ACCESSION #
31301161

 

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