Furniture Today Staff -- Furniture Today, October 1, 2012
330 N. Hamilton 2nd floor
Elise is an Art Deco-inspired desk with book-matched crown rosewood veneers, and contrasting black legs or stainless steel legs.
SAMS Salon G-6033
The Cambridge bookcase has adjustable shelves and a number of large and small drawers, plus a library ladder. It also has solid bronze, hand-rubbed and polished hardware.
DIANE PAPARO STUDIO LTD.
SAMS Salon G-7018
The Woodlands desk is made with curly maple solids in a clear semi-gloss finish. It is 71 inches long by 18 inches wide and 30 inches tall. Desk also is available in other woods.
The Currant writing desk is made with solid moso bamboo in a honey-toned bamboo finish and has mid century Danish modern styling as seen in its trim, tapered legs. It also has three storage drawers that span the width of the desk.
Coventry has a variety of traditional home office pieces including an executive desk, credenza deck unit and lateral files. It is made with cathedral walnut veneers as well as swirl mahogany, prima vera and ebony veneers.
Brighton also has traditional home office pieces including a writing desk, a console on casters and an executive desk. It is made with highly figured cathedral walnut veneers and poplar solids in a dark mocha brown finish.
Adagio, a traditional European-inspired collection with grand serpentine shapes, includes an executive desk and a tilt swivel chair.
Lassiter is a traditional cherry veneer collection that includes a writing desk.
Alicante is a rustic Spanish-inspired collection that has a writing desk with a tooled leather top and nail head trim.
Chic Coterie is fashion-forward collection with feminine lines that includes two writing desks, two lateral file units and a computer credenza.
Estate is a collection inspired by European and American antiques and includes a writing desk.
Westbury is a seven-piece traditional home office group that includes a computer credenza and a tilt swivel desk chair.
South Park is a transitional office group with four new pieces including an executive desk, a writing desk and a bunching bookcase unit.
Darden has three new home office pieces including a utility file, a bunching bookcase and a 60-inch writing desk.
Colonnade is a traditional home office group with five new pieces including a bookcase unit, an executive desk and a tilt swivel chair.
Several new styles of writing desks also are offered.
220 Elm 324
The Meridien 85 office collection is made with walnut veneers and features stainless steel bases and frames. This high-end collection was designed by Blake Tovin.
Other additions to the line include new pieces in the 300 collection, which is made with espresso or walnut laminate; the 400 collection, in zebrano veneers or white lacquer; and the 500 collection, which has black lacquer and espresso finishes.
200 N. Hamilton North Center Court 125
The Country Farmhouse collection includes the gothic style walnut desk, which has a rustic design and at 68 inches long, can double as a dining table.
The Voyager collection includes a travel trunk style planner's desk that features an angular trestle base and plenty of drawer storage.
Linear is a full line office collection available in a variety of sizes and custom configurations. Made in Canada, it is also available in natural wood veneers, eco-friendly veneers or high pressure laminate.
The Concord office features picture frame details, satin nickel hardware and a chestnut finish. Executive and writing desk configurations are available.
314 S. Main St.
The Allure library wall is a multifunctional entertainment center, home office and library bookcase unit in a modular format and available in a silver bronze finish. All cabinets are 94½ inches high and come in various widths to allow for semi-custom installations. All cabinets have locking bolts to connect cabinets together, and concealed plugs. Also has a removable library ladder and iron-trimmed doors.
Radio Building mezzanine level
Presidential Seating is focusing on new patented innovations for executive office chairs with heated seats and backs. The company is also expanding its kids and teen collection with chairs that have crystal button tufted backs. Also new are chairs designed for smaller offices.
The new antique rosewood leather top desk features rosewood inlays, a bow front center drawer and two smaller drawers on either side.
2622 Uwharrie Road
The Santino writing desk is available in the Old World-inspired Escalera and Castella collections, which are made with poplar solids and knotty cherry veneers. Escalera is in a medium brown finish called Del Mar and Castella is in an antique black stain. The top of the desk features cherry, ash and walnut inlay, while the base boasts carved accents and scrolled antique brass metal stretchers. The desk also has three drawers and removable pencil trays.
American Heritage is a new home office group with American transitional design influences. It is made with cathedral cherry veneers and black walnut inlays in a raw chestnut finish. Pieces feature framed end panels and drawer fronts, hammered metal drawer pulls and metal bar pulls with rivets. Pieces also have wormholes and crevices with dusty hang-up as well as crown moldings and bun feet.