October 2000
Furniture/Today;10/09/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p82
Trade Publication
Features several furniture upholsteries from various manufacturers in the United States. Includes, products from Ashley Furniture; Finishes of sofas from Atlantic International Trade; Highlights of the Trinidad collection by Bassett Upholstery; Design of the Hues collection by Broyhill.


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