Issue: May 10, 2006   (Archive)
Saturday, November 28, 2015   

Enhance your interior with flooring from Schotten & Hansen
When it comes to the home, many of us think of the furniture and accessories. We end up overlooking the flooring, which is one of the main elements of a home that cannot be changed easily. Hence, it is important that we choose a quality flooring that enhances our homes interior design and fits our lifestyle.

Add a touch of comfort and style to your home with carpets from CarpetBuyer
ESTABLISHED IN 2003, CarpetBuyer Ltd is owned by Nadeem Butt, whose family has over 40 years experience in the carpet business. The carpet seller offers a wide range of carpets sourced from all over the world, including traditional Persian carpets, tribal carpets, fine carpets and antiques from Iran, Pakistan and India, and modern and contemporary styles from Europe.

Growth rings

Old China hand
SHANGHAI TANG EXHIBITED for the first time at last month's Maison & Objet Paris, a major event for professionals specialized in the art of living.

Pipe dreams
DID YOU KNOW that we spend about 1 years of our lives in our bathrooms? And women linger an average of one year, seven months and 15 days longer in the bathroom than men. So it makes a lot of sense to ensure that time is spent in the utmost of luxury.

Riedel me this
CAN THE GLASS you use affect the taste of your wine? Find out from the expert himself. Georg Riedel from the famous crystal glassmaker will be at the Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong on October 23 to give a presentation on how the shape of glasses influences the flavor of wine.

Natural wonders
WHEN SETTING UP your furniture company, it helps that you are surrounded by your inspiration every day. Pasquale Natuzzi founded Italian premium furniture brand Natuzzi in 1959 in Puglia.

Art of outdoor living
ITALIAN AND BALINESE furniture is acknowledged as being among the best worldwide. So what do you get when you combine the two? Carlo Pessina is the founder and creative director of Carlo contemporary handcrafted furniture.

A lifetime in miniature
LE CREUSET CELEBRATES its 90th anniversary month. To satisfy fans of its iconic cookware, it has produced mini stoneware versions of five classic cast- iron casseroles for the first time.

Working with textures
TEXTILE DESIGNER SUSAN Hable's first foray into furniture - Hable for Hickory Chair - is far from a timid entry into the home furnishings category. There are 23 pieces, including dining room, living room and bedroom furniture.

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