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Furniture Lingo

 

You probably know that arms are and legs are found on furniture as well as people but did you know that 8-way hand tied is a labor intensive hand-tying technique (that WILLEM SMITH uses on its chairs and sofas not only for seat support but also for durability).  

That drape describes how loose fabric hangs or falls might be obvious while Makore, a large tree native to southern Africa that yields a wood similar to the cherry, might not be as recognizable to many.

For more furniture terms, browse our Glossary...

 

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