Upholstery shows some leg

Evans, Gary
March 2002
Furniture/Today;3/11/2002, Vol. 26 Issue 27, p8
Trade Publication
Reports the saleability of decorative wood on upholstery products in North Carolina. Enhancement of sales; Provision of qualitative finished products; Retail pricing.


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