Sneak Peek at our "Teak"

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Choosing the right furniture to decorate and adorn your space takes time and careful consideration. When it comes to reflecting quality, and unrepeated style coupled with durability, teak is a wood that’s unsurpassed in reputation. Antique and industrial teak has a beautiful history that can help you formulate a distinctive aesthetic in your home. Whether you’re in the market for a stunning bookshelf, a large closet, or a unique accent piece, teak can bring new life to your spaces with historical charm.


Unique Beauty

Teak furniture dates back as far as the 7th century and has long been popular in traditional Asian furniture. Thailand, Malaysia, Burma, and Indonesia are some of the global destinations where teak has traditionally been found in the homes of the wealthy. It’s a beautiful material to bring into your own home. Decorating with teak can add depth and maturity to your rooms with an exotic feel full of rustic charm. Old world elegance opens the mind and imagination to multiple possibilities. 


What colors go best with teak? This attractive furniture pairs well with warm hues such as teal, mustard yellow, orange, and blue-green accents that allow you to indulge in a feeling of luxury. As oriental exotic furniture, teak furniture is sure to add flavour and refinement to your present décor. 



Wonderful Accent Pieces 

One of the great joys in discovering antique teak furniture is coming upon the ideal statement piece. Teak is a perfect material for sophisticated pieces that reflect style and refinement. An antique like this one-of-a-kind, handcrafted antique door bookshelf is hard to ignore, and can bring a new perspective to your rooms. 


As a wood that comes from the Tectona grandis tree and is native to the tropics, teak is available in various shades and hues, ranging from darker tea-coloured stains, to a lighter, more rustic look. This traditional Asian furniture comes in the form of dressers, sideboards, chests, unique cabinets, custom bookshelves, coffee tables, closets, and more, making standout centerpieces a true find. Enliven your home with a gorgeous teak Mosaic bench, or indulge in the classic glamour of brass accents



Prized Elegance and Durability

Teak has garnered such a solid name over the centuries not only for its beauty and elegance but also its lasting durability. This wood is highly resistant to moisture, bringing a dry quality that can reduce musty smells when used for storage. As a tropical hardwood, teak is resistant to variations in temperature and requires very little maintenance. 


You may have heard that some teak is being over cut and is nearing an endangered status due to deforestation around the world. This is a great reason to invest in antique and reclaimed teak. You can continually enjoy this wood’s alluring appeal while promoting sustainability in an effective way. Transform your living space with an exotic ambiance that reflects care and discerning craftsmanship. 


As a material that has been trusted for centuries, teak offers your home décor fascinating furniture built to last. Browse our collection of beautiful antique teak and industrial teak pieces now. It’s time to decorate with unforgettable  vintage luxury. 


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