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ISBN NO. 1543-3803
August 2017
Volume 9 No. 8


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3122 Sheely Rd
Lenoir, NC 28645
Tel: 828.754.0255

1050 Route 46
Ledgewood, NJ 07852
Tel: 973.584.7446
Tel2: 973.584.7446
Traditional and casual wicker and rattan designs. Upholstery, bedroom, rockers, dinettes, settees, porch swings, tea carts, bookcases, etegeres, desks and bars, lamps and daybeds.

Hwy 58 West, PO Box 1067, South Boston, VA 24592.
(800)932-2006, (804)575-0900, Fax (804)575-0946
Contemporary bedroom, library wall units, bookcases, entertainment centers and home office, teen bedroom, stairstep bookcases, office chairs and multi-purpose carts. They make very sturdy furniture with a clean modern design. The Danwood Collection is a popular priced collection of unique library walls, bookcases, entertainment walls, home office and bedroom. The Danwood Collection is crafted from top grade hardwood veneers in teak, natural oak, natural maple, Black, traditional and natural cherry and a melamine finish in white. This collection is ready to assemble with the finest hardware all built on the 32 mm system to allow you to add even more custom options.
If you're looking for a work environment that is multi-functional, durable and comfortable, D-Scan has the solution. The Danwood Collection will allow you to have that kind of home office.
Create a distinguished look and work center with items from the Danwood Collection. Completely modular, this collection offers the flexibility of adapting easily to fit your needs. From a computer desk for your child's room to a wrap around work center for your home office, the Danwood Collection has what is right for you.
The library wall system comes with lots of accessories that lets you customize it to fit your needs. Whether you choose decorative mouldings, light kits, ladder kits, raised panel doors or glass doors, the options are endless.
The Shaker Home Office Collection will bring warmth into your home office. This collection offers free standing office components that allow you to add to your system easily as your needs change. Constructed of one inch tops and solid wood legs, this collection offers style and function.
This is just a sample of what the Danwood Collection has to offer. Let the knowledgeable staff at a retailer very near you design a room just for you.

12866 Ann St., #2, Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670.
(562)903-4500, Fax (562)906-5200
Exquisite designer lamps in stained glass and hand made designs. "I remember the first time I ever sold a tiffany lamp," a salesman told us. "The customer looked through a catalog and picked out a beautiful design." "I'll take this one." she said, before she even asked about the price. "I pulled out the price list and my jaw dropped when I saw that this little lamp sold for $1800. The customer was delighted and without flinching said, 'I'll take two.'"

2402 Shore Drive, P.O. Box 7614, High Point, NC 27264.
Tel: (800)334-7891
Tel: (336)861-2400
Professional office furniture for the workplace.

Also known as Game Room Furniture and Mikhail Darafeev
13467 Dalewood Avenue, Baldwin Park, CA 91706.
These people are having way too much fun! Game tables and chairs, bars and barstools and pub tables.

212 S. 14th Street
Baton Rouge, LA 70802
Tel: (225) 343-1739
Fax: (225) 344-2973
The word Dauphine is French and is the title given to the wife of the future King. It is also the name of a street in the New Orleans French Quarter, the city where the company's owners were living when Dauphine Mirror Company was founded. Considering the poor quality of materials used by most mirror companies today to cut costs, it is a pleasure to tell consumers how Dauphine makes their mirrors. They use kiln dried wood which helps prevent warping and splitting. This is in contrast to the plastic or blown-poly used by many companies. (Which by the way, are almost impossible to repair or refinish.) From here I think you would enjoy a quote from their web site, "Using centuries old carving techniques, each frame is hand crafted, requiring up to five weeks to complete. All finishes are applied by hand. Gilt finishes incorporate fine sheets of gold metal leaf imported from Italy. Once gilded, the frames are rubbed to allow the "bole" to peek through and then "antiqued" through the use of various patinas. Because each frame is hand finished, there will be a slight variation in every piece. If a pair of any item is ordered, they will be finished by the same craftsman simultaneously to ensure consistency. They bevel every mirror that can or should be beveled. The only time that a mirror is not beveled is when there is a border or ornate protrusions that would create a very sloppy appearance if we were to try and follow the border with a bevel. Beveling is done both by machine (straights) and by hand (curves)."

1407 Parker Road, Baltimore, MD 21227.
Contract and office seating for offices, waiting rooms, foyers, reception areas, lobbies, hotels, restaurants and other professional applications.

34 Indian Ridge Drive
VA 24502
Tel: 434.237.3526
Fax: (434) 237-5560
Traditional furniture of distinction. David Michael imports: Dining Tables, Dining chairs, Chinas & Vitrines, Sideboards, Hand Painted Furniture, Bedrooms, Chests & Credenzas, Demilunes, Library Units, Consoles & Mirrors, Desks & Occasionals, Armoires & Entertainment centers. While they don't specialize in customized finishes, they assure me they would be glad to do custom work within the parameters of their factories. David Michael imports their products from Italy, Spain and France, nothing comes from Asia.

2900 49th St.
Chattanooga, TN 37407.
tel: (800)251-7838
fax (615)867-1151
Area rug designs from traditional to contemporary, even custom designs. You choose the colors scheme for the design so each rug is unique and guaranteed to match your color program.

P.O Box 60444
Nashville, Tennessee 37206
tel: (615) 244-7100
fax: (615) 244-7103
Davis Cabinet is one of my prime picks for quality furniture, made in the U.S.. They have been producing fine solid wood furniture since 1929. The history of this company's beginning and how they overcame great adversity to stay afloat despite the Great Depression and a disastrous flood is on their website and makes great reading. Davis has the distinction of still producing one of the longest continuous production furniture collections in the world, Lillian Russell. You can find the Lillian Russell collection as well as their other distinctive groups on the website. I highly recommend this company if you're in the market for a traditional victorian, french or American look.

Po Box 336
Houlka, MS 38850
No information. Does anyone know anything about this company?

PO Box 111, Webb City, MO 64870
(417)673-9000, Fax (417)673-5014
They claim to be the nation's largest supplier of curved glass curios. They also make one of the only steamer trunks and carpenter trunks produced in the US of A.

PO Box 1217
1220 Fulp Industrial Road
South Boston, VA 24592.
(804)572-5274 fax
We heard August 8, 2001 that Daystrom had ceased production and canceled all orders at the factory. Sounds like they are out of business, or reorganizing. If anyone knows different please let us know. Thanks. (Started in 1933. This promotional priced line of kitchen and casual dining sets, offers Contemporary or traditional wood and metal tables and chairs as well as tile top tables, Mission style and Colonial style designs.)

511 Chrislea Road
Woodbridge, Ontario, AL L4L 8N6
Tel: (905) 856-5956
Tel2: (905) 856-2034

50 Chestnut St
Greenwich, CT 06830
Tel: (203) 531-1500
Fax: (203) 531-1590
Third generation importers of high-end furniture and accessories. They originally brought most of their products in from Italy, but as the availability for exciting and beautifully crafted items shifted to other countries, The Cohns eventually expanded to focus on key areas that brought the look and special touch that made Decorative Crafts a hit with customers and decorators. Today the line includes the Furniture Collection from Italy, The Furniture Collection from the Orient lamps and accessories from various locations featuring solid brass and hand-painted tole. Decorative Crafts is a great line to find a wonderful selection of decorative screens, chests, credenzas, tables, consoles mirrors, chandeliers and sconces.

P.O. Box 6
South Pasadena, CA 91031-0006
tel: (323) 751-8934
fax: (323) 751-8936
Manufacturer of high end metal dining, occasional and hospitality furniture. Their specialty is custom work. Decotech appeals to the contemporary customer looking for kitchen, dinette and bar stool with comfort and durability. Decotech has simplified the ordering process by assigning one price to many items irregardless of the finish or upholstery. Started by one of the founders of Cal-Style, Decotek has all of the comfort, quality and service that set Cal-Style apart before it's long slide into oblivion.

1923 Main Street, Irvine, CA 92714.
(714)251-8929, Fax (714)251-8921
Contemporary upholstery.

40 Scitico Rd., PO Box 508, Sommersville, CT 06072
(860)749-2281, Fax (860)763-2028
Accessories and wall decor. Denunzio has two web sites. One for their dealers. and one for consumers.

220 Fifth Ave, New York, NY 10001.
(201)229-0200, Fax (201)229-4297
Lighting and decorative accessories.

PO Box HP-3, High Point, NC 27261.
A division of Lea, a Ladd company, Design Horizons makes promotional bedroom furniture.

Tel: 828.324.7992
Fax: (828) 324-2706
A fabulous source for dining chairs and barstools. The current line includes more than fifty dining chairs, seven barstools and more than thirty styles of table bases ( most with multiple glass sizes.) Choose from over one hundred twenty five chair fabrics and twenty five leathers. Finish the wood with your choice of nine standard and eight premium selections add the casters that help you roll the chairs around and then top off your custom creation with fringes, tassels, ropes and contrasting fabrics. What makes DesignMaster worth the extra price above the department stores and chain store chairs that sell for less? You really get what you pay for. Frames are made of 5/4" solid hardwood, back rails are 2" solid wood and all corner blocks are glued and screwed on inside angles. Seat construction is no-sag outside backs are double padded and tailoring is done with the greatest attention to detail.

10815 Wheatlands Ave # J
Santee, CA 92071
Phone: 619.258.1177
Fax: 619.258.9977
Entertainment centers. Construction includes 3/4 wood veneer surfaced high density furniture board.

Box 310, Dillon, SC 29536.
(803)774-4124, Fax (803)774-5813
Contemporary shaker/mission mid-priced home entertainment centers, wall units and bedroom. Features laminated surfaces in a fantastic array of finishes and colors, Dillon is the perfect solution for those who want a contemporary look without stepping down in quality.

145 Gruner Rd
Buffalo, NY 14227
Tel: 716.894.1201
Fax: (800) 724-3463
Specializes in kitchen and casual dining in a variety of styles and finishes. Heard they were going out of business in March of 2005.

PO Box 2005, High Point, NC 27261.
(336)841-3209, Fax (336)841-3976
Fine quality contemporary upholstery.

PO Box 397
I-40 Exit 133
Conover, NC 28613
Tel: 828.624.6316
Fax: (828) 464-9240
Great quality leather upholstery company with a full range of designs and leather colors. They are just below the high end companies in price but very close in quality. They have over 23 years of experience as leather specialists. They back up their quality with a ten year warranty on construction. This isn't hard to do because they use harwood frames, dowelled with corner blocks glued and screwed in place. When you compare the higher price of Distinction with a similar look in a mail order catalog or a department store you have to remember that with Distinction you are really going to get what you pay for. Five year warranty on the top grain European leather, two year warranty on cushions and a one year warranty on recliner and sleeper mechanisms. Distinction has over 30 sleepers available, all with 5 inch thick Restonic mattresses. If you want options you have nine different brass nails to choose from, leather pillows in kidney, round square and transitional shapes and three different cushion core options. Bottom line: before you get dazzled by the low price of import leather furniture, compare the quality, compare the choices and remember that dollar for dollar, the "Made In The USA" value of Distinction beats the competition hands down.

Via XIV Marzo 1848 No.6
70032 Bitanto (BA), Italy
(775) 827-1828, (775) 827-2179 FAX
Italian Leather upholstery

Suite 205
One Oxmoor Place
101 Bullitt Lane
Louisville, KY 40222
(502)426-4351, Fax (502)429-6285 DMI Furniture is a vertically integrated manufacturer, importer, and marketer of office and residential furniture. Their primary product lines include home office and computer workstations; desk chairs; commercial office furniture collections; casual lifestyle furniture; and collections of better quality, wood residential furniture. They've been in operation since 1911. DMI is headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, where they own and operate three furniture production plants, a logging operation, a saw mill and dimension parts plant, as well as a component part fabrication facility - all located in southern Indiana. Their import sources include many factories throughout Asia and Latin America.

4000 Redondo Beach Ave., Redondo Beach, CA 90278.
(310)643-7200, Fax (310)536-0626
Manufacturer of kitchen and casual dining sets. They feature a wide range of designs and finishes.

See Fashion Bed Group

1925 Eastchester Drive
High Point, NC 27265
Tel: 866.450.3434
Tel2: 866.450.3434
From the classic shapes of 18th century to the casual comforts of American Country, Drexel Heritage offers you more variety in style and price than you can imagine. Selecting furniture is about making yourself at home . . . . creating an environment that's a reflection of your personal style. Drexel Heritage offers a world of choices for a world of individuals, with the assurance of quality craftsmanship from the finest brand name in the industry since 1903. Visit the Drexel Heritage web site to enjoy an exciting visual tour of their product line.

320 Dennis Street, PO Box 7657, High Point, NC 27264.
Choose from over 100 upholstery designs or design your own custom upholstery with a lifetime warranty.

450 Lambton St.
West Durham, Ontario, N0G 1R0
Tel: (519) 369-2345
Fax: (519) 369-6515
Durham makes solid wood bedroom and occasional furniture. (canada)

299 Chaput, St-Pie
Quebec, CN JOH 1WO
Tel: 514.772.2403
Fax: (514) 772-5055
Picture a young mother gently lulling her baby to sleep in a rocker that effortlessly glides back and forth. She softly sings a lullaby that begins to trail off as mom and baby drift into a relaxing sleep. Glider rockers in a wide variety of styles, finishes and fabrics. This is one of the most comfortable, well-made rockers on the market. It was only natural for them to add nursery furniture to their line.

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