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So Where is Modern Concrete Furnishing Heading?

Concrete has been around for quite a long time in history, primarily as building and decorative materials, but especially in these recent years, it has gained a lot of traction as concrete is becoming a must-have material for modern home furniture or furnishings. With the improvements in mixtures, materials and molding technology, concrete furniture is…

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What’s All The Fuss About Aluminum Furniture?

Aluminum is undoubtedly one of the most popular materials for outdoor furniture. It is mostly used as the framework for outdoor chairs, tables, chaise lounge, and stools. Aluminum used in outdoor furniture is usually powder- or anodized-coated to enhance the corrosion resisting ability of the pieces. Compared to wrought iron or steel, it requires much…

How Can Talented Asian Designers Go Big with Small Budget?

As part of our trip to Shanghai during the 2017 Home Design Week, we were captured for quite some time by the reinvigorating exhibitions organized by CIFF Shanghai and Maison Shanghai to host and group together the emerging generation of talented Asian designers. EAST Design Show (Young Collection – Good Design Good Business) was hosted…

Is Chinese Furniture Market a Boom or a Bust? Shanghai Design Week

News and Updates on Design Week at Shanghai. China, the powerhouse of all products in the world. With its growing economy and a strong will of entrepreneurship, countless new brands are being created every year, not so long ago the ones that are able to stand the test of time have their eyes gazing towards…

Contemporary Chinese furniture design with upholstery | Dezoo

Trends in Modern Chinese Furniture Style: getting ready for western markets.

During our visit to Maison Shanghai 2017, a magnificent trade show in close combination with Shanghai Home Design Week (SHDW), we had the pleasure of attending a very well curated exhibition focusing on Modern Chinese Furniture Styles at hall H4. This inspiring exhibition was organized as a journey through the latest trends in the Modern…